Four Days Remain Ahead of the Fiscal Cliff - Market Update - Zing BlogBond markets are up again for the third straight day as market participants speculate that U.S. lawmakers will be unable to reach an agreement to avoid the budget stalemate of more than $600 million in tax increases and spending cuts.

What’s Up on Wall Street?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average decreased 81.24 points (-0.62%) while the Nasdaq dropped 11.72 points (-0.39%). Also, the S&P 500 fell 10.12 points (-0.71%).

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Financial Links

Here are a few links to some of today’s financial articles. Be sure to leave a comment below if you know of any additional financial articles that are trending today.

HousingWire

30-Year, Fixed-Rate Mortgage Finishes Year Near Record Lows

The Wall Street Journal

Cliff Talks Down to the Wire

CNNMoney

Stocks Fall Under Fiscal Cliff Pressure

 

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