WASHINGTON, D.C. - Told ya the Nasdaq was a buy at 5000. OK, so it took 15 years, two presidencies, a couple of wars, a tech bubble collapse, a massive terrorist attack, a global financial crisis, and the rise and fall of reality TV.
The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, your Internet connection was probably still dial-up and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.
(Adds Gross comments on Nasdaq). NEW YORK, March 2 (Reuters) - Bond investor Bill Gross on Monday criticized ultra-low interest rates, saying they could harm global growth instead of boosting it in the way that many central banks intend.
WASHINGTON: U.S. consumer spending fell for a second straight month in January as households continued to cut back on purchases, opting to save much of the massive windfall from cheaper gasoline.
President Obama earned a double-barreled rebuke Monday from The Washington Post's fact-checker, for repeating a faulty claim that the Keystone XL pipeline "bypasses" the U.S.