Congrats, market, on 8 straight up days. But 9? The last time we had a winning streak like that was last century.
The Fed-induced rally has resulted in an overvalued market fundamentally and an overbought market technically.
Citigroup, State Street and Bank of New York Mellon are among the winners.
Enthusiasm for the Dow's record high looks dangerously frothy given the context of the move.
It's grand that the Dow has hit new records, but many market experts see a new high for the S&P 500 confirming the rally's strength. Maybe they're right.
The blue-chip index finally has managed to erase the losses it recorded during the crisis. Here's what's driving the remarkable bull run.
The price-weighted blue-chip index could climb there with the help of just a few components.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.
Like many companies this winter, the fast-food giant blamed a drop in same-store sales on the weather. But could its problems be bigger than a snowbank?
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's complaint database highlights the worst problems people have with collectors.
Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
MUST-SEE ON MSN
- Video: Easy DIY smoked meats at home
A charcuterie master shares his process for cold-smoking meat at home.
- Jetpacks about to go mainstream
- Weird things covered by home insurance
- Bing: 70 percent of adults report 'digital eye strain'