Bond 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%).
Here are some of today’s rates:
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.
The Wall Street Journal
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