Description: Blue chips slipped, but finished with a strong weekly advance, as investors weighed Caterpillar’s disappointing results against a new agreement on a Greek financing plan. Laura Mandaro has details.
Source: Marketwatch.com â€“ video report
Questions for discussion:
- Summarize the significance of Caterpillarâ€™s results and stock movement.
- What does the continuing rise of gold suggest about the direction of economy, the US dollar, interest rates, and inflation?
- As an investor, do you see value in the companies in the Dow today?