FACT CHECK: Did The Stock Market ‘Nearly Triple’ Under Obama?

Politics | David Sivak
U.S. President Barack Obama (L) talks with Deputy White House Chief of Staff Mona Sutphen (C) and advisor David Axelrod at an NCAA basketball game between Georgetown University and Duke University in Washington January 30, 2010. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SPORT BASKETBALL)

It depends on what stock market index you look at

Billionaire Investor Optimistic About 2016 Stock Market Returns

Business | Reuters

‘Positive underpinnings’

Wearable Fitness Tracker Fitbit IPO Priced At $20 Per Share

Business | Reuters
The Fitbit Force is displayed in the Fitbit booth at the 2014 International CES

IPO raised $731.5 million

Report: US stock market rigged by high-speed electronic traders

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

‘The insiders are able to move faster than you and play it against orders in ways you don’t understand’

Dow plunges 310 points over Ukraine tensions

Business | Grae Stafford

‘We’re getting a lot of panic questions’

Initial Public Offerings reach new high

Business | Katie Callahan

‘IPO market is even hotter now than it was in 2007’

Obama talks down the stock market

Business | Breanna Deutsch
Wall Street Premarket

‘At some point [Treasury] emergency powers run out, and the clock is ticking’

Lock, Stocks, and Two Smoking Chambers: Market up as government folds

US | Michael Bastasch

Investors stayed calm on the first day of a partial government shutdown Tuesday

Bernanke jumps the gun

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Bernanke Federal Reserve

“Go slow,” say the tumbling markets.

NYU professor dismantles David Einhorn's plan to make Apple shareholders hundreds of billions of dollars

Business | Business Insider
Apple Executive Compensation.JPEG

NYU Professor sees flaws in Einhorn’s argument

Hedge Fund sues Apple for larger payout

Business | Reuters

David Einhorn wants Apple to care about its cash.

No cliff calamity: That's what stocks are correctly predicting

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

Why I’m confident we won’t fall off the fiscal cliff.

Is there such a thing as a free market?

Opinion | J. Keith Johnson

How sophisticated computer programs manipulate stock markets.

Why stocks love Scott Walker

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

Investors see Walker’s victory as a harbinger of things to come.

Investor-class dead heat

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

Mitt Romney has to improve this story.

'This is our next Pearl Harbor ... no one seems to want to listen to me' - TheDC

Feature:Video | David Martosko

Investment adviser: Economic terrorism can bring down the U.S. economy [VIDEO]

The economy is not collapsing, nor will stocks

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

The March jobs report is disappointing but it’s not a sign of a double-dip recession.

Fed officials worried US job gains could fade - AP

Business | admin

A couple of members said they want to take further steps to boost the economy if conditions worsen

Big investors are most bullish on this sector in 2012 - BI

Business | admin
Wall Street.JPEG

And bearish on another sector that performed well in 2011

Stocks fall as rating agencies knock euro deal - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington

Fitch Ratings said the region will face ‘a significant economic downturn’