The Dow Jones industrial average might soon be nicknamed the iDow. On Friday, the keepers of the iconic stock index said Apple, the maker of the iPhone and iPad, would be added to the blue-chip stock index when trading opens on Thursday, March 19.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A robust U.S. jobs report raised concern in markets on Friday that the Federal Reserve may raise interest rates sooner than previously thought, hammering U.S.
Greece asked euro zone countries on Friday for an immediate start of technical talks with international creditors on the first batch of reforms that would help conclude its current bailout program and allow the disbursement of more loans.
ROCKPORT, Maine - A marine researcher is working on a tool he says will allow the state to forecast the level of economic loss suffered by its shellfish industry due to a harmful algae bloom called red tide, which discolors water and makes mussels and clams ...
As transcripts of the 2009 meetings of the monetary-policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee were released yesterday, key decision making deliberations were revealed at perhaps one of the most critical points in recent economic history.