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Robbers Target LA Jewelry Stores, Wearers As Gold Prices Soar

A resurgence in the price of gold is fueling a rash of robberies at Southland jewelry stores — and police warn the trend is unlikely to slow anytime soon.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/07/2011

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Buy Low Or Stay Put? Wall Street Plunge Gives Investors Pause

In the world of personal finance, it’s not just a matter of determining if the glass is half-full or half-empty, but whether you should be drinking at all.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/18/2011

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Morgan Stanley Expert Offers Financial Advice To KCAL 9 Viewers

Financial Adviser Larry Palmer of Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management visited the KCAL 9 studios.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/10/2011


How Are You Overcoming The Economic Downturn?

Standard & Poor’s recent downgrading of the U.S. credit rating and the subsequent stock market plunge has local investors bracing for continued economic uncertainty. What are you doing to cope with and overcome the downturn?


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Stocks Dive After Dismal Report On June Jobs

Stocks are opening sharply lower after the government said businesses added the fewest jobs in June in more than a year. The unemployment rate rose to 9.2 percent.


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U.S. Home Prices Rise For First Time In 8 Months

News that U.S. home prices rose for the first time in eight months sent stocks higher Tuesday morning.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/28/2011

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Stocks Sink On Jobs Slowdown; CNBC Trader Warns Of ‘Great, Great Depression’

Wall Street may be giving up on its hope for a robust economic recovery in the U.S. — with one trader warning of even rockier times ahead.


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Stocks, Bond Yields Sink Following Gloomy Economic Reports

Stocks are mostly lower and bond yields are at a new low for the year after two reports dimmed hopes for the job market and the U.S. economy.


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Stocks Rise On Strong Earnings Reports From Ford, 3M

Stronger earnings reports from Ford and 3M helped drive stocks higher Tuesday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was headed for its highest close since the financial crisis.


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Stocks Set To Rise Ahead Of Ford, Exxon-Mobil Earnings Reports

Wall Street will focus on another full slate of corporate earnings this week as several big companies report their first-quarter performance.


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Bank Of America, Google Earnings Pull Futures Down

Stocks are poised to open lower after two bellwether companies missed Wall Street earnings estimates.


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Stocks Slide After Unemployment Claims Jump

Stocks slid Thursday after claims for unemployment benefits rose unexpectedly for the first time in three weeks.


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Stocks Slide After Japan Raises Crisis Alert Level

The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 100 points Tuesday after Japan raised the alert level on its nuclear crisis and Alcoa Inc. reported disappointing revenue growth. Energy stocks fell sharply after oil prices dropped.