The interest rate on federal subsidized Stafford Loans increased from 3.4% to 6.8% for loans taken out after July 1, 2013. Read more in this Financial Tip.
Stocks posted gains on Monday. Energy brands Peabody, NRG and Consol led the S&P 500’s ascent. Alcoa stepped up in anticipation of its earnings release.
Friday’s session closed in green territory. Volatile, post-Independence Day trading ended with gains. The Bureau of Labor Statistics released better-than-expected employment numbers.
Indices closed out with gains on Wednesday. Stocks stepped up in abbreviated, pre-Independence Day trading action. Brands rebounded from early low levels amid a variety of news.
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Being self-employed is liberating, but it comes with increased tax responsibilities. It may be time to find an accountant. Learn more in this Business Tip.
Stocks retreated on Tuesday. Industrial and technology brands led the way down. Stocks dipped amid a variety of economic news.
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Indices closed in the green zone on Monday. Brands traded higher on the first day of the new quarter. Apple posted gains following a Raymond James & Associates ratings upgrade to “strong buy” from “outperform.”