NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Nasdaq on Monday closed above 5,000 for the first time since the year 2000 dot-com bubble as tech stocks were boosted by deals, while the S&P 500 and Dow indexes hit records after economic data pointed to a slowly ...
NEW YORK - The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, your Internet was probably still dial-up, Microsoft (MSFT) dominated the tech world 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.
(Bloomberg) -- American consumers are treating the windfall from the plunge in fuel prices judiciously -- spending some and saving the rest -- signaling the boost to economic growth will be long-lasting.
(FILES) The entrance of Hewlett-Packard headquarters in Palo Alto, California is shown in this August 20, 2005 file photo. (HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images).