As the Nasdaq closes above the record set 15 years ago, stock analysts are debating whether the market is approaching another bubble.
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April 23, 2015 The Nasdaq has closed at a new high. It last peaked just before the dot-com crash, and "Nasdaq 5,000" soon became code for stock market bubble. Does the record hold any of the same warnings today?
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July 3, 2014 The Dow rallied on better-than-expected news from the jobs market. The S&P also closed higher, continuing its positive run.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaking Monday in Chicago.
March 31, 2014 What may seem like bad news from the central bank chief — "the recovery still feels like a recession to many Americans" — was good news to investors trying to gauge the Fed's next move. Here's why.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the end of the trading day on Monday in New York City.
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February 3, 2014 The Dow had its seventh triple-digit drop so far this year. Is it a short term pullback, or a sign of a tough year to come?
November 7, 2013 As eyes turn to the markets on Twitter's first day of trading, NPR wondered how some other tech stocks have performed since their IPOs. Some have soared, some have stumbled.
Will it fly? The Twitter bird logo was decorating a post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday.
November 7, 2013 At the end of its first day of public trading, shares of Twitter were valued at $44.90, reflecting a market value of more than $31 billion. The social media company sold 70 million shares of stock, raising $1.82 billion in the process.
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