Europe Could Face a Recession in 2012

The European Central Bank announced Wednesday morning that more than 500 European banks borrowed nearly 490 billion euro in the ECB’s largest monetary operation on record. The plan was originally unveiled on Dec. 8 in response to the ...

“Show Me the Money” Say Investors to ECB

This week’s actions by the European Central Bank remind us of the oft-quoted line from the 1996 movie, “Jerry Maguire.” Speculation that ECB president Mario Draghi would “show us the money” through a European form ...

Tweak Your Dollars With Market Maneuvers

6 strategies to help you stay focused on your 401(k) plan and long-term goals. If this year’s up-and-down stock market has you feeling uncertain about your 401(k) or IRA — and wondering what you should be doing with it — you’re not alone.

Market Watch: US and European Economies

Investors continue to follow the markets with eyes wide open. One eye is focused on Europe, where leaders of the European Union try and cobble together a comprehensive plan to contain rising sovereign debt costs in its weaker economies, deal ...