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As U.S. indexes are testing highs, retail investors are jumping back into the risky world of penny stocks faster than ever.
After snaring more venture capital, FutureAdvisor CEO Bo Lu talks about why online investment advisors are the future of mass-affluent investing.
An inability to attract young people is challenging a financial advisory industry facing a wave of advisor retirements in the next two decades.
For years, Wall Street pros have been bemoaning the exodus of mom-and-pop investors. Recent data suggest the trend might be changing.
Investors liked what they saw in Facebook and Apple, but Wall Street fell after a slew of earnings and data couldn't sustain the bounce.
The Treasury Department auctioned $35 billion in five-year notes at a high yield of 1.732 percent, the rate highest since May 2011.
US stock index futures seesawed as investors awaited another wave of major earnings, including Dow-listed Boeing and Procter & Gamble.
About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release results this week, in an earnings season that has been mediocre.
Some of Monday midday movers:
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
The knock-on effects from the debate over 'rigged' markets may push high-speed trading firm Virtu to postpone its IPO.
It's time for a public hearing about what's going on with our stock market.
E-Trade Financial gave its CEO $13.5 million in compensation for his first year on the job.
Here's how to stop high-frequency trading: Institute a "cancellation tax" or eliminate payment for order flow.
All generations of pre-retirees are facing some level of savings shortfall, but there are steps anyone can take to help build their 401(k).
Citadel Connect has nearly tripled in the past year, making it one of the largest U.S. dark pools—where investors can trade anonymously.
A new survey on how investors plan to spend their 2013 tax refunds sheds some light on the state of their personal finances.
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Some of the biggest names on Wall Street are quietly preparing to do battle over elections this year.
Getting to the Olympics takes a lot of talent. It also takes a lot of money. And for most Olympians, that means finding sponsors.