The most important thing to know about the state of the United States economy was revealed in a report Tuesday morning that Wall Street barely noticed.
Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN:US), the casino company founded by Steve Wynn, was awarded the sole license to operate a casino in the Boston area, beating a rival plan from the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks are moving higher in early afternoon trading Tuesday with energy stocks leading the way. Investors are keeping an eye on a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that got underway.
Stocks rallied in afternoon trading Tuesday with the Dow jumping more than 100 points and shooting back up into record territory. Energy stocks led the way as oil prices rose more than 2%.
With a report from the U.S. House chastising federal regulators, the Senate Consumer Protection subcommittee holds an oversight hearing on their agency's operations.