America Movil Shares Fall After 2nd-Quarter Earnings
Shares of America Movil SAB (AMX, AMX.MX) fell Friday after foreign-exchange losses led to a drop in second-quarter net profit, and the slowdown in Brazil affected the Mexican telecommunications heavyweight's results in Latin America's biggest economy.
White House: Need More Growth to Spur Hiring
A top White House official acknowledged faster expansion was needed to stoke more hiring and help boost the economy.
Dow Leaps Past 13K
The Dow posted a triple-digit rally for the second day in a row, topping the psychologically-important 13000 mark for the first time since May.
Google Acknowledges Still Having U.K. User Data
Google Inc. (GOOG) has acknowledged still having Internet user data collected surreptitiously through wireless networks as part of its street mapping service after it had been ordered to destroy it, according to information posted Friday by a U.K. regulator.
Should You Wait to Cash in Your Savings Bonds?
Dear Dr. Don, I have 65 savings bonds, none of which have matured and all are Series EE bonds. They were purchased between 2002 and 2006. Should I cash them in now and invest them in a money market account? Will I be taxed if I redeem the savings bonds? -- Lille Liquidate Dear Lille, Your savings
Four Ways Old-Fashioned Passbook Savings Endure
Passbook savings aren't just for old fogies. Here's why an account might be right for you.
Marine Battles to Keep Up With His Car Loan
This Marine has strained to make his car payment. Should he fall back and sell his car instead?
Five Tips to See the Continent and Spend Fewer Euros
A European vacation is rarely cheap. These hints will help you keep travel costs down.
Looking for Olympic Winners, in the Stock Market
As the Olympic Flame is set to burn brightly over the London Games, investors may want to consider carrying a torch for a certain group of stocks -- at least until the ceremonial blaze is extinguished next month.