Both the Dow and S&P 500 had their first weekly losses since the week ending April 19. A disappointing manufacturing report out of China and a sharp fall in Japan's stock market rattled investors' nerves this week.
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Trying to Spark a Flatlining Dow If all you look at today is the 13-point loss in the Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow Jones Indices:.DJI), you might make the mistaken assumption that the stock market had a calm day. But ...
Mike Burnick: As the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) soared beyond 15,000 recently, investors are engaging in a heated debate about the longevity of the bull market in stocks - now more than four years old and counting.
John Whitefoot: Despite the record run of the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) and S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX), many investors continue to sit on the sidelines, preferring capital preservation to wealth creation.