Fed seems at odds on stimulus policy philly.com
Martin Crutsinger, Associated PressPosted: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 3:01 AM
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve is torn over when to slow its aggressive efforts to stimulate the economy.
Its uncertainty burst into view Wednesday, when Chairman Ben Bernanke testified to Congress in the...
High-speed trading comes under heightened scrutiny San Francisco Chronicle
At a time when public trust in Wall Street already is at a low, new allegations about high-speed stock trading threaten to further erode confidence in the financial markets.
The furor centers on accusations that professional traders armed with ultra-fast computers...
Phillies First Round Pick JP Crawford philly.com
Cormican, SBNationPosted: Thursday, June 6, 2013, 9:28 PM
This article is brought to you by The Good Phight. Read more at thegoodphight.com
I noted before in my Crawford preview that he simply ticks too many boxes that fit the Phillies soft spots for him to not get picked there....
his High School team
fit the Phillies
Procter & Gamble brings back A.G. Lafley as CEO philly.com
MAE ANDERSON , The Associated PressPosted: Friday, May 24, 2013, 7:11 AM
NEW YORK - Household products giant Procter & Gamble Co. is hoping its former CEO can work his magic once again.
The Cincinnati company said late Thursday that former CEO A.G. Lafley, a 33-year industry veteran,...
Simple Health Rules For Shopping At Farmer’s Markets philly.com
Bev Bennett, CTW FeaturesPosted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10:58 AM
Shopping the farmers market is a summer pleasure. You can enjoy fruits and vegetables picked at their peak of flavor and you can support small local food entrepreneurs.
In addition, you have the satisfaction knowing...
Stocks jump after home prices, confidence surge philly.com
STEVE ROTHWELL , The Associated PressPosted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10:54 AM
NEW YORK - Stocks surged Tuesday after U.S. home prices rose the most in seven years and consumer confidence reached a five-year high.
The Dow Jones industrial average climbed as much as 210 points during...
Dow Jones industrial average
its highest level
home prices rose
Stretching your retirement dollars philly.com
Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 3:01 AM
FOR THE SECOND time in two weeks, educators have joked that I was scaring them about retiring.
In the end, these readers felt that they would be OK, but the steady news of retirement woes have them thinking of plans A, B and C.
Im a long way...
U.S. probing high-speed trading, AG Holder says philly.com
Aruna Viswanatha, ReutersPosted: Friday, April 4, 2014, 9:57 AM
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department is investigating high-speed trading for possible insider trading, Attorney General Eric Holder told lawmakers on Friday.
The disclosure comes the same week that securities regulators...
speed trading for
Understanding the SEC's money-market reform ideas philly.com
Steve Garmhausen, Associated PressPosted: Sunday, June 9, 2013, 3:01 AM
Money-market funds: You might know them as a safe place to park your cash and perhaps gather some interest.
But in Washington, money funds have been the subject of high drama since the 2008 financial crisis....
Reserve Primary Fund
US home prices rise 10.9 pct., most since 2006 philly.com
CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER , The Associated PressPosted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 9:34 AM
WASHINGTON - U.S. home prices jumped 10.9 percent in March compared with a year ago, the most since April 2006. A growing number of buyers are bidding on a tight supply of homes, driving prices higher...