Treasuries were down for the second straight day amid speculation the upcoming economic reports will show the U.S. economy grew enough to allow policy makers to start tapering this month. The wild card is still the geopolitical risk out of Syria. Congress could vote on military action as soon as today. The effect on the market is anyone’s guess.
What’s Up on Wall Street?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 30.66 points (0.22%) while the Nasdaq also jumped 20.44 points (0.57%). Also, the S&P 500 rose 6.62 points (0.40%).
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.