Stocks closed higher for a fourth straight day on Wednesday, sending the S&P 500 to its best finish so far this year.
China will continue to grow as the crisis has forced it to shift from an export-led economy to one which bases its development on domestic consumption, Jim O'Neill, head of global economic research at Goldman Sachs, told CNBC Wednesday.
This is the text of an article on Warren Buffett's response to the financial crisis, published in the New York Times on Tuesday, September 8, 2009.
Warren Buffett always says he loves to go to work each day, and the global financial crisis has done nothing to damper that enthusiasm for his job. Buffett tells the New York Times that all the "drama" has made for an "incredibly interesting period in the last year and a half."
Both the Dow and S&P 500 closed higher on Friday as investors focused on the bright side of a mixed payrolls report. So, what's in store for Tuesday?
The unemployment numbers were disappointing at face value, but overall, economic data has been consistently building a foundation for recovery, said Robert Keiser, Standard & Poor's senior director.
Both the Dow and S&P closed higher on Thursday ending a four-day losing streak after stronger-than-expected retail data boosted economic recovery hopes.
After propping up lenders with billions of taxpayer dollars, the Obama administration is contemplating long-term measures aimed at preventing, or at least minimizing, any future financial crisis.
The S&P 500 closed lower for the fourth day in a row after the latest economic reports suggested that the job market could trip up the recovery.
Investors struggled to make sense of the market Tuesday after stocks tumbled on heavy volume sending the S&P 500 below the psychologically important 1000 threshold.
Negative sentiment prevailed in Tuesday's market despite relatively strong economic data. Is that a sign of bad things to come?
Bank of America is looking to pay back some of the billions in federal bailout aid it has received in an effort to get out from underneath the government's thumb, according to a published report.
Sure September is the worst month on average for the markets, but last September was one for the history books. Here's a look at how things have changed going into the volatile month today compared to one year ago.
Stock experts are well and good, Cramer says, but investors should be willing to learn from just about anyone.
Stocks rallied for the month of August but fell on Monday as concerns about the global economy weighed on Wall Street. What must you know about this market?
Both the Dow and the S&P 500 sold off Monday after a sharp drop in China’s stock market left investors worried that asset prices had raced ahead of an economic recovery.
Nearly a year after the federal rescue of the nation’s biggest banks, taxpayers have begun seeing profits from the hundreds of billions of dollars in aid, the New York Times reports.
New York hedge fund manager John Paulson has replaced Warren Buffett as the nation's most influential investor, in the opinion of three of tonight's Fast Money traders. It's too early to know if Paulson really will be seen as the "Warren Buffett of our lifetime," as one of those traders boldly puts it, but his star is shining very brightly right now on Wall Street.
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