Dale Rosenthal, a finance professor at the University of Illinois, says gains could be the result of high-risk, high-reward investments.
Many stand accused, including oil companies, the president, Congress, speculators on Wall Street and worries that the earth is running out of oil.
Protester Brad Veltry says about 4 or 5 tents have electric heaters in them.
Fiscal fourth-quarter earnings grew to surpass Wall Street’s expectations.
“We’re not going anywhere. There are still plenty of us,” a protester The Associated Press after the arrests, which took police more than an hour to complete.
“When the Cardinals win the World Series, the stock market rises 13 percent, on average in the following year, and that’s more than any other team that’s won the series at least four times.”
Organizers: “There are many Cardinals fans among the 99%”
So far, the Occupy St. Louis protesters have kept a peaceful vigil in Kiener Plaza, several blocks from Busch Stadium.
Following a chaotic week on Wall Street, resident money expert and KMOX Money Show host Mike Brown guides you through it all.
Congress should come back to Washington to restore the public’s confidence and to reassure the public that the U.S. will not go into another recession.