Wall Street Up Big – 889 Points Big: 10/29

October 28, 2008

The second highest point gain in history today after expectations of an interest rate cut coming tomorrow.  The Dow finished 889 points off to finish what was a very late rally, after hovering at about 150-200 point gain for most of the day.  Read More

Stocks Take a Plunge – 312 Points 10/24

October 24, 2008

Stocks are down on Wall Street after a world wide stock drop. Gold prices are down also. Link

More Worries Hit Wall Street After a 500 Point Skid

October 23, 2008

Stocks dropped over 500 points in the Dow yesterday down more than four percent amongst economic woes. AP Link

Yahoo Third Quarter Profits Down 64%!

October 22, 2008

Yahoo plans to fire some 1500 employees after an unexpected 64% drop in profits for the third quarter.  Stock has dropped more than 40% over last couple of months.  Google stocks continue to rise though.  Link

Dow Closes 127 Down

October 17, 2008

Down and down we go. Link
Still gained 4.8 percent for the week. Will it be able to keep gains? EU has devised a new meeting before years end to discuss global markets.

Wall Street Fluctuates After Housing Report

October 17, 2008

A housing report today reported production of new houses down, and has also seen the Dow rise and fall, yet is up now some 200 points. Google continues to remain stable and rise despite the rest of Wall Street. Link

Dow Ends 401 Up – 10/16

October 16, 2008

After a stunning turn from being down over 380 points, the Dow finishes 401 up.  Good news for investors, but still a shaky performance.  Link