Things looked brighter today as stocks largely traded higher on mounting expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will soon initiate actions aimed at bolstering the American recovery. As no clear international driver looks ready to support the global recovery, the Fed seems more and more like the last option to help aid the U.S. economy.
As a result, traders sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average
Around the markets
Several Dow components performed impressively today, starting with telecom giant Verizon Communications
On the down side, shares of Intel
Foolish bottom line
With the Greek debt crisis and slowing growth in China, many investors are worried, but fear not: the future is made in America. Domestic manufacturing is poised to once again become the investment driver of the world, and all because of one disruptive technology. You can uncover the three companies that will become the American leaders of tomorrow in our analysts' new free report. Just click here to read more.
The Motley Fool owns shares of Intel. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Intel. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days.