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Big Number: Nasdaq Hits 5,000 as Investors Trade Like It's 2000
Yahoo! Finance's Rick Newman on how the Nasdaq hit this new milestone Monday.
Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Crumbles; Moscow Metro Train Derails
Israeli airstrikes continue after renewed round of rocket fire from the Gaza Strip; MLB announces initiative to combat homophobia; and Germany celebrates World Cup win at Berlin homecoming.
Will the Dow Top 17K?
Okay. It's Wednesday July 2 the financial markets are open a New York in today's big number 171000. We're talking about the Dow Jones average closed yesterday at an all time high just four points shy. Of that 171000. Mark hello everyone I'm Michelle Franzen New York. Here to discuss the meaning of
Janet Yellin Discusses Policy Meeting at 1st Press Conference
The chair of the Federal Reserve says the committee will no longer tie its decision on short-term interest rates to the unemployment rate.
Federal Reserve Announces Reduction in Bond Buying Program
Ben Bernanke lays out a plan to gradually reduce the program over the upcoming year.
Federal Reserve Celebrates Centennial
company or quit as ABC news digital special reports Ben Bernanke up they're celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the Fed. And with him fat past shares Alan Greenspan Paul Volcker and you can see just an upcoming changing of the guard Janet sitting beside as well. Wall Street watching that
President Obama Fed Chair Nominee Faces Senate Banking Hearing
Janet Yellen answers questions in effort to succeed Ben Bernanke as head of Federal Reserve.
President Tries to Crack Glass Ceiling With Fed Chair Nod
If approved, Federal Reserve nominee Janet Yellen would be the first woman to hold post.
Bernanke Addresses the 'Uneven Improvement in Labor Market Conditions'
Fed chairman announces decision to continue quantitative easing to help boost the American economy.
'Checks Are in Place' to Avoid NSA Abuses
The president answers questions about Edward Snowden and tensions with Russia.