Stock Market

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Etsy Goes Public, Promises To Stay True To Social Mission

The place where you can buy handmade dresses and crocheted dog costumes has a new hot seller: its own stock.


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The Associated Press Twitter Account Hacked

The Associated Press news agency suspended its Twitter account Tuesday after it was hacked into.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2013


Survive This Economy With Investment Tips From Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

The debt crisis in Greece is sending the stock market on a roller coaster. So, how will it affect our economy?

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2011

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Wedbush Executive Wraps Up Shaky Week On Wall Street

Wall Street is wrapping up a shaky week of investing and Michael Gardner of Wedbush visited the KCAL 9 studios to give viewers financial advice.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2011

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Former SEC Chief Economist Talks About Wall Street’s Decline

Dr.Larry Harris, Fred V. Keenan Chair in Finance at the USC Marshall School of Business, visited the KCAL 9 studios Thursday to talk about the recent decline in the stock market.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2011


Local Investors Brace For Continued Economic Uncertainty

Local investors are especially busy this week as they brace for continued economic uncertainty.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2011

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Southland Reacts To Staggering Stock Market Plunge

Residents across Los Angeles are rattled by the staggering stock market plunge. The stock market buckled Monday under the weight of a crisis in Europe and danger of recession at home. Reeling from a downgrade of American debt, the Dow Jones industrials plunged 634 points.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2011

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Stocks Trade Lower After 5 Losing Weeks

Banks and airlines are nudging stocks lower Monday, while economic worries continue to weigh on markets.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2011

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Stocks Rise On Hopes For New Greek Aid Package

New hopes that a deal would be reached for Greece to avoid defaulting on its debts sent stocks higher Tuesday. The market gave up some of its gains following a surprise drop in U.S. consumer confidence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/31/2011

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Stocks Rally As Job Growth Surprises Wall Street

The biggest corporate hiring spree in five years is reversing a weeklong slide in the stock market.


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Stock Earnings Mixed Despite Bin Laden’s Death

Stocks lost some of their early gains and turned mixed Monday despite the death of Osama bin Laden, several strong earnings reports and a major drug industry acquisition.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/02/2011

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Stocks Fall At Start Of A Full Week Of Earnings

Mixed corporate earnings reports sent stock indexes wobbling Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/25/2011

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Stock Market Posts Gains After Mixed Earnings

Johnson & Johnson led the Dow Jones industrial average higher on Tuesday. The health-care heavyweight rose 3 percent after reporting earnings that beat Wall Street’s expectations. The company also raised its full-year earnings forecast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/19/2011

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Stocks Sink After S&P Issues Warning On US Debt

A warning from Standard & Poor’s that the agency might lower its rating on U.S. government debt sent stocks on their steepest slide in a month Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/18/2011