Facebook Finally Began Trading!

Posted May 20, 2012 13:48 The much anticipated Facebook IPO finally came…and went. The hype of the IPO was overdone, as Facebook closed the day null… that’s right null. Everyone, including me, estimated that Facebook would at least close the day up 25- 30%. The hype...

What A Crazy Week in The Market

Posted May 14, 2012 11:49 This past week in the market was very stressful for most investors. Sunday night, futures indicated a triple-digit decline for Monday mornings. Supposedly, this was the result of the recent European elections.  But, the market only closed...

Once The Housing Bubble Burst: 2008

In 2008, the economy endured one of its most catastrophic crashes since 1929 due to the housing bubble burst. This destructive housing bubble burst wiped out people’s investments and ruined many people’s lives. Many Americans went from expecting a prosperous future to...

Jobs Report April

Posted May 6, 2012 17:08 The April jobs number showed that only 115,000 jobs were added. Although the unemployment sunk to 8.1%. This number made the market sell-off around 2%. This past week, the ADP number came out and reported 119,000. In the beginning of the year,...