It's not just rising interest rates that may cause problems for home buyers. It's the possible demise of the 30-year mortgage, too.
A 3-hour technical problem halts trading in Apple, Microsoft, Amazon.com and other big stocks listed on Nasdaq. The Dow ends a 6-day losing streak.
Fed uncertainty will continue to put pressure on stocks. That's a buying opportunity longer term.
The blue chips fall back from a failed comeback after minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting shed little light on when the central bank might dial down its bond purchases.
Instead of trying to outdo the Oracle of Omaha's track record, you can simply invest alongside him.
One economist says the outperformance of US equities over Treasurys won't be a lot higher in the next decade.
The banking giant is getting battered from all sides by investigations. But while the stock is down in August, investors are still way ahead this year.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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