- Wall St. Extends Gains After Bernanke Comments Reuters
Stocks extended gains on Wednesday immediately following prepared testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke before a congressional panel.
- Corporate Income Tax Should Be Killed: David Cay Johnston @ Daily Ticker Videos
Apple put a fork in the traditional music industry. Then introduced the iPad, kicking off the demise of the PC market. Could the corporate income tax system be next?
- Existing Home Sales Highest in Almost Three-and-a-Half Years Reuters
Home resales rose in April to the highest level in nearly 3-1/2 years as surging prices lured sellers back into market, which should support the housing sector and the overall economic recovery.
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Marc Chandler, head of global currency strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman, has both good news and bad news for the legions of Ben Bernanke haters.