Stock Market

A screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) shows the the Dow Jones industrial average briefly dropping over 1000 points in morning trading on August 24, 2015 in New York City. As the global economy continues to react from events in China, markets dropped significantly around the world on Monday. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Investment Analysts Advise Calm As Stock Market Plummets

Financial experts say people who watched in horror as the Dow Jones Industrial average drop more than 1,000 points Monday morning should stay calm and not panic – a hasty move now could cause permanent damage later.



Financial Advisor Weighs In On Recent Volatility In US Markets

STUDIO CITY ( —  Financial advisor Larry Palmer of Morgan Stanley sat down with KCAL9’s Amy Johnson to discuss why, when it comes to this week’s big drop in stock prices, “all roads lead to China.”


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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