The table lists the all-time high for the S & P 500 and all ten of its sectors. For each sector, we list the high price, the year it was reached, the current price, and the percentage that the sector needs to rally to get back to that record high.
Two weeks ago, many investors were hoping to make a quick profit on the IPO of Facebook (FB). Who knew that less than two weeks later, it would rank as the biggest wealth destroyer as far as IPOs go in history.
Are These The Worst Jobs In America? -- Among customers calling their satellite TV provider, one in 82 cursed out the unfortunate customer service agent on the other end. The proportion was almost as bad for contractors -- one in 90 callers cursed. -- The study was based on data drawn by Marchex Call Analytics from more than 1.2 million consumer calls placed to U.S. businesses from March 2012 to November 2013.