What waits on the other side—asset bubbles, inflation, the prospects for still greater wealth disparity—remains, of course, an issue for another day.
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund announced it will put half its assets in stocks and cut its holdings of government bonds, boosting global markets.
The NYSE's Securities Information Processor (SIP), which consolidates quote and trade data for NYSE-listed stocks, went down Thursday.
A senior Jefferies banker, Sage Kelly, is on leave after intense publicity around salacious allegations made by his wife in divorce proceedings.
Stocks are up despite weak market internals. Much of the Dow's gain is due to Visa and utilities are leading the S&P 500.
The Federal Reserve upgraded its outlook for the U.S. economy, but business and real estate investment and personal consumption dropped.
Oil companies are shying away from commenting on outlook as crude oil falls to multi-year lows; however, analysts are slashing estimates.
In the dilemma between working at one of the biggest bond managers and running a food truck, the bond firm apparently wins out.
A new poll reveals just how serious Wall Street's dissatisfaction with Obama is ahead of the midterm elections.
The end of Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program and its fight against "too big to fail" banks are on a collision course in the bond market.
Traders are talking market statistics ahead of the FOMC statement, while oil companies and investors appear unconcerned by falling prices.
Stocks are rallying, as they usually do, before the Fed releases a policy statement tomorrow.
A nasty Wall Street divorce has touched two biotech CEOs and appears to have moved their company stocks down over drug use allegations.
A number of companies are improving their outlooks for the future, but the retail sector remains cause for concern amid a shift in consumer habits.
As the Federal Reserve prepares to exit QE, it faces a thorny dilemma with a market that is not buying what the central bank is selling.
Expectations that the Fed will hike rates in 2015 coupled with concerns about the health of the euro zone economy are weighing on the euro/dollar.
Companies have yet to cut oil output even with prices at a two-year low; however, that could change in 2015 if supply grows and demand slips.
Aubrey McClendon is back in the hedge fund game, but this time he's taking a far more indirect approach with a pair of fellow Duke grads.
Oil dropped below $80 per barrel on Monday morning, and falling prices could impact job growth in the shale industry.
Discovery Capital has been battered by volatility, according to a report that disclosed losses of more than 20 percent in one of its main funds.
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