Individual Investors Still Hesitant
The Dow has rallied for nine straight sessions and has closed at a record high in the last seven, but individual investors are still hesitant about stocks after leaving the market when the bottom fell out in late 2007.
US stocks rise in midday trading, S&P nears record
NEW YORK (AP) — Encouraging news from the job market pushed the stock market up early Thursday, putting the Standard & Poor’s 500 index near its all-time high.
Dow’s Winning Streak Shores up Markets
Another record close on the Dow Jones index helped shore up markets Thursday ahead of the release of U.S. jobless claims.The Dow has now risen for nine straight sessions, its longest winning run since …
Stocks waver after seven straight gains
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks wavered on Wall Street Tuesday, threatening to halt a seven-day rally.