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  • On August 13, 2014, Despite global unrest, stocks finished with solid gains on Wednesday with the Dow up 91 points
    Stocks climb but Compensation, it's the Dickens
    As stocks took a positive climb early this week and then ended with a nosedive on the New York Stock Exchange upon reports of growing troubles in the Ukraine. Regardless of market conditions, most people can remember fondly Charles Dickens'...
  • Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana ring NYSE Opening Bell®
    Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana ring NYSE Opening Bell®
    As if to portend the rise of Marvel’s stock, Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana, the stars of the studio’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” opening this week, joined Marvel Entertainment executives to ring the opening bell at the New...
  • 2014 NYU Commencement
    What is your STEM degree really worth?
    May's graceful exit carried with it the graduations of every university across the country. Each student proudly striding across their respective school’s stage, hearts bursting with the pride of accomplishment in unison with spasmodic...
  • Polar Vortex causing a frozen Hudson River, NYC Jan 9, 2014
    New York managed futures cta expo 2014
    CTA Expo LLC Presents:CTA Expo New York 2014CTA EXPO in New York City is designed to provide a venue where CTAs can interface with capital sources that consider CTA managers a source of alpha.CTA EXPO New York is a one day conference consisting of...
  • NYSE SPEECHES: Janet Yellen, Charles Plosser, Jeffrey Lacker, Richard Fisher
    NYSE SPEECHES
    Yesterday, Monday 10, was very difficult to gain money on Stock Market, and very easy to loose. I preferred to step aside. Something was unusual, I had feeling that NYSE is waiting for somebody. The simplest move: I checked what happened in...
  • MARKET SELL OFF
    MARKET SELL OFF
    That is very difficult today to be not skeptical regarding our economy. I mean, for idiots. Several days ago they listen wonderful speeches regarding last achievements. And the Financials, Dow Jones, NASDAQ and others economic indicators like...
  • Twitter Bird
    Stock market investors do well with Twitter IPO
    The first day of Twitter IPO opening was $26 and it closed out at $45.10 according to the trading ticker on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Twitter uses the stock symbol TWTR on NYSE so all who wish to invest or track the stock may do so...
  • Twitter's IPO on the New York Stock Exchange
    Twitter soars 74 percent on opening day on Wall Street
    Twitter had a colossal opening day at the New York Stock Exchange, as shares skyrocketed nearly 73 percent, far surpassing the initial public offering price of $26 per share.At the closing bell, Twitter’s (TWTR) stock price stood at $44.90,...
  • The Dow Jones lost mind
    Dow Jones lost mind
    But first something happenedto thecompany where I have my broker account. I opened trading page and find wonderful note, “Due to technical issues some securities holders may seen incorrect data…”(see the attached screen shots)....
  • Syrian crisis causes unease in world financial markets
    White House indecision on Syria weighs on financial markets
    On August 30, the UK parliament voted not to support US action in Syria. The White House said it would continue to consult Britain its closest ally."President Barack Obama on Saturday backed away from an imminent military strike against Syria...
  • 'Obama stock market rally' has momentum as Dow Jones hits record all-time high
    'Obama stock market rally' has momentum as Dow Jones hits record all-time high
    What is becoming increasingly known as the "Obama stock market rally," the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose to its highest level ever. The Dow jumped 0.9 percent to 14,253.77 today at 4 p.m. in New York, climbing above the previous 14...
  • U.S Stocks Surge Upwards In 2013
    Federated pays high dividend yield
    Federated Investors Inc. pays high dividend yield for 2012. On Friday, Federated Investors filed their current report with the SEC reporting paying dividends for 2012 of $2.47, and the average closing price per share for the year was 20.47 (Google...
  • Apple stock ($AAPL) has been plummeting
    Apple ($AAPL) has been plummeting
    After a record breaking month in September, it seems Cupertino based Apple Inc ($AAPL) is experiencing some hard times. The stock is the lowest it's been since March of this year.The stock reached a high of over $700 per share a couple months...
  • Wall Street
    Wall Street braces for Hurricane Sandy
    Some people are calling it the Frankenstorm, the result of Hurricane Sandy meeting a winter cold front, and combining with unusually high tides to threaten a vast swath of the East Coast.New York City is expected to be hit hard on Monday, and the...
  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    Unemployment rate increases in Pennsylvania
    While the unemployment rate increased in Pennsylvania from 7.9% to 8.1% according to last week’s Bureau and Labor Statistics (BLS), it remains at the same percentage as August of last year. Pennsylvania was one of seven states that had...