NEW YORK - The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, your Internet was probably still dial-up, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.
As of 10:13 a.m. ET, the Nasdaq composite is 0.6% higher -- and now only 4 points shy of 5000. Loading� Post to Facebook. March comes in like a lion; Dow, S&P 500 roar to new highs, Nasdaq surges past 5000 As of 10:13 a.m.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - 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.
Bill Gross wrote, �Common sense would argue the global economy cannot devalue against itself. Either the strong dollar weakens the world's current growth locomotive (the U.S.
(Bloomberg) -- Treasuries fell as a report showed consumer purchases adjusted for inflation rose in January, making it more likely the Federal Reserve will raise rates later this year.