Karyn McCormack


Karyn McCormack is senior producer for BusinessWeek.com's Investing channel. Before joining BusinessWeek.com in March 2000, she was a senior reporter at SmartMoney.com and she has written about stocks and the markets at Financial World, Money, and USA Today. She has also commented on investing and personal finance topics on CNBC. She holds a bachelor's degree in English/journalism from the University of Delaware.

Karyn McCormack

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  • Stocks Finish Higher
    After some profit taking during the session, the major indexes continued to advance. Consumer spending rose 0.4% in June, while personal income…
  • S&P 500 Index Closes Above 1,000
    The broad market index topped 1,000 and the Nasdaq sailed above 2,000 amid positive economic data and optimistic comments about the end of the recession
  • Stocks End Mixed on GDP News
    The GDP report showed a smaller drop than expected for the second quarter, sparking hopes that the economy is recovering
  • Stocks Tumble on Jobs News
    Nonfarm payrolls dropped 467,000, worse than expected, sparking more doubts about the economic recovery
  • Stocks Finish Lower
    GM shares fell on worries about bankruptcy, while Sears and Autodesk rose. Treasury bonds fell amid worries about U.S. debt levels



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