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2013-12-05 23:26:02

Investment Expert Nick Hodge is calling for Bitcoins to hit $10,000 USD. Hodge, the investment director of the Outsider Club investment newsletter says, "I no doubt that the digital currency will break $10,000 in the next two years." Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Investment Expert Nick Hodge is calling for Bitcoins to hit $10,000 USD. Hodge, the investment director of the Outsider Club investment newsletter says, "I have no doubt that the digital currency will...

2009-09-28 11:04:43

Markets shoot up MondayNEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. markets shot up Monday morning despite mixed reports on durable goods orders and home sales. In late morning trading, the Dow Jones industrial average jumped 1.41 percent, 135.96 points, to 9,801.15. The Standard & Poor's 500 added 16.12 points, 1.54 percent, to 1,060.50. The Nasdaq index gained 1.96 percent, 40.89 points, to 2,131.81. The benchmark 10-year Treasury rose 3/32 to yield 3.311 percent. Durable goods orders dropped 2.4...

2009-09-28 08:58:00

Low interest rates have prompted U.S. state and local governments to increase their borrowing, Federal Reserve records show. In the most recent figures available, the Fed said borrowing by local and state governments was up 8.3 percent in the second quarter, U.S.A. Today reported Monday. In the midst of a fiscal crisis, California was able to secure an $8.8 billion loan last week, with the portion due June 30 carrying interest rates of 1.25 percent to 1.5 percent, the newspaper said. Ohio...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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