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  • McTirement: McDonald's CEO calls it a career

    McTirement: McDonald's CEO calls it a career
    McDonald'sCEO Jim Skinner, who is credited with turning the fast food giant around, is retiring. His successor, company president Don Thompson, will become one of a small group of African-American CEOs at a major company. Skinner, 67, will retire...
  • McDonald's CEO retires

    McDonald's CEO retires
    McDonald's  CEO Jim Skinner, who is credited with turning the fast food giant around, is retiring. His successor, company president Don Thompson, will become one of a small group of African-American CEOs at a major company. Skinner, 67, will retire...
  • Market Week: April 16, 2012

    Market Week: April 16, 2012
    IRA Solutions, Inc.   Jesse Lipscomb, Investment Advisor CA Insurance Agent License: 0D22050 4025 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 300 San Diego, CA 92108 Phone: 619-280-2700 Jesse@FinancialCPR.net www.FinancialCPR.net   Play Video:  Death and Taxes:  An...
  • The rewards of patience: Stocks rebounding from last summer's plunges

    The rewards of patience: Stocks rebounding from last summer's plunges
    South Florida financial planners were right to advise patience during the dog days of summer when the stock market flirted with a bear market. Now the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended Friday above 12000 or up more than 1 percent for the week....
  • Report: Fed lifts markets on rate outlook

    Report: Fed lifts markets on rate outlook
    The Wall Street Journal reports the Federal Reserve can still wow markets, with Chairman Ben Bernanke's low-rate announcement Wednesday setting blue-chip stocks to an eight-month high. The newspaper reported that stocks, bonds and commodities jumped...
  • US unemployment rate dips to 8.5 percent

    US nonfarm payrolls rose by 200,000 in December, more than forecast, with the unemployment rate unexpectedly falling to 8.5 percent, the Labor Department said Friday.A survey of economists by Dow Jones Newswires expected December payrolls to rise by 155,...
  • House to Vote on Republican Debt Plan

    House to Vote on Republican Debt Plan
    WASHINGTON -- The GOP-controlled House of Representatives is set to vote Thursday on Speaker John Boehner's plan to raise the nation's debt ceiling while enacting sweeping cuts in government spending -- the latest attempt to avoid an unprecedented...
  • Obama to American public: 'I'm asking you all to make your voice heard'

    Obama to American public: 'I'm asking you all to make your voice heard'
    In an address to the nation, President Obama warned Monday night that Congress is at a stalemate over raising the federal debt ceiling, and he urged Americans to pressure their elected representatives to work out a compromise that will avoid a potentially...
  • House passes debt ceiling agreement; Senate vote is Tuesday

    House passes debt ceiling agreement; Senate vote is Tuesday
    Washington -- The U.S. House on Monday passed the debt-ceiling deal worked out by President Barack Obama and congressional leaders, sending it to the Senate for consideration a day before the deadline for the government to face possible default. Senate...
  • 5 Things Its Good To Know: Tainted Turkey, Stocks Plunge, NASA Announcement...

    5 Things Its Good To Know: Tainted Turkey, Stocks Plunge, NASA Announcement...
    Ten In Michigan Sickened By Tainted Turkey The USDA is recalling 36 million pounds of Cargill ground turkey in the wake of a multi-state outbreak of antibiotic resistant linked to the death of California man. Seventy-seven people in some 26 states...
  • Stock market fallout: What does the Dow's decline mean?

    So the Dow plunged 513 points Thursday, marking the worst day for the Dow since 2008. What it means for you depends on where you're invested, said Donald Ackley, Certified Financial Planner with Ameriprise Financial in Williamsburg. "If you have a...
  • U.S. Stocks Dive on Economic Fears

    U.S. Stocks Dive on Economic Fears
    NEW YORK -- Turmoil returned to U.S. stock markets at Thursday's open as renewed concerns about the U.S. and global economies sent major indexes plunging and pushed gold to a new record high. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 480 points, or 4.2%,...