MARKET - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARKET News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Job market for college grads better but still weak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57849994-79/college-jobs-graduates-job.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57849994-79/college-jobs-graduates-job.html.csp">Job market for college grads better but still weak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • With college commencement ceremonies nearing, the government is offering a modest dose of good news for graduating seniors: The job market is brightening for new grads — a bit. But finding work — especially a dream job — remains tough for those just graduating. Many are settling for jobs outside their fields of study or for less pay than they’d expected or hoped for. The Labor Department on Tuesday said the unemployment rate for 2013 college graduates — defined as those ages 20 to 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578499942014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57849994@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:50:47 MDT Stocks log longest winning streak in six months http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57844397-79/percent-earnings-company-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57844397-79/percent-earnings-company-companies.html.csp">Stocks log longest winning streak in six months</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Rothwell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T15:35:52.189-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 03:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The stock market logged its longest winning streak in six months Monday as another big week for company earnings began. Halliburton, an oil and gas drilling company, rose after reporting a first-quarter profit on rising revenue in the Middle East and Asia. Toymaker Hasbro gained after saying it returned to profitability in its first quarter. A strong earnings report from Netflix pushed the company’s stock higher in after-hours trading. Close to a third of the companies in the Standard...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578443972014-04-21T15:35:52.189-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-21T15:35:52.189-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57844397@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:35:52 MDT Salt Lake City’s Winter Farmers Market ends its season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828479-78/market-farmers-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828479-78/market-farmers-lake-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s Winter Farmers Market ends its season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T22:24:43.357-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lori Peterson, left, of Okubo’s Farms and Greenhouses, sells some micro greens while other vegetables, including these onions, wait for buyers at the last Downtown Winter Farmers Market of the season on Saturday. The market has been operating every other Saturday since it debuted in November, with dozens of vendors offering local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods and more. The Summer Farmers Market is scheduled to operate this year at Pioneer Park on Saturdays, June 14 through Oct. 25, and on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828479@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:24:43 MDT Monopolists beware http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57836751-82/tesla-consumers-uber-dealers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57836751-82/tesla-consumers-uber-dealers.html.csp">Monopolists beware</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:57:01.929-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Question: What’s an automotive monopolist’s worst nightmare? Answer: Uber picks you up in a Tesla. Two big Silicon Valley companies are busy disrupting state-sponsored transportation monopolies. Uber is competing with locally regulated taxi companies, and Tesla wants to sell its electric cars directly to the public instead of through state-protected dealerships. Different issues arise in each case, but because competition is a good thing, both of these disrupters deserve to succeed. Most states...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836751@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:57:01 MDT Winter farmers market ends Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833119-90/downtown-eggs-einerson-farmer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833119-90/downtown-eggs-einerson-farmer.html.csp">Winter farmers market ends Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T22:23:51.754-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 10:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City’s winter Downtown Farmers Market will draw to a close Saturday and looks to be ending its first season on a high note. “It went tremendously well,” said director Alison Einerson. “It exceeded our expectations. The market, which has been open since November at the Rio Grande Depot, drew about 2,000 to 2,500 people every other Saturday. Sixty vendors sold produce, meat and eggs, honey, jam, bread and cheese, among other things. Einerson said the expectation is that the Winter Market...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57833119@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:23:51 MDT Kragthorpe: Rockies’ owner can relate to Jazz’s plight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57826174-87/jazz-rockies-monfort-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57826174-87/jazz-rockies-monfort-baseball.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Rockies’ owner can relate to Jazz’s plight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:37.707-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As only a neighboring pro sports owner could, Dick Monfort understands what the Jazz are going through. Well, the phenomenon of fans being happy about the Jazz’s losing mystified him, as he watched Monday’s game at EnergySolutions Arena. But having a management strategy and believing in it, through the ups and downs? That part, Monfort gets. Asked what he’s learned in 17 years of baseball, the Colorado Rockies chairman said, “Patience.” That’s what he keeps reminding himself, anyway. And that w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826174@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:37 MDT Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826486-79/camry-toyota-midsize-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826486-79/camry-toyota-midsize-car.html.csp">Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEE-ANN DURBIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T07:59:03.777-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Tuesday at the New York Auto Show, is longer and wider, with a more aggressive design. Toyota says it changed every exterior piece but the roof. The Camry has been the best-selling car in the U.S. for the last 12 years, supported by loyal buyers wedded to a dependable family car. But Toyota acknowledges that tastes have changed, and buyers of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578264862014-04-16T07:59:03.777-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T07:59:03.777-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826486@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:59:03 MDT New market brings a wave of seafood to Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57129599-223/market-seafood-ocean-chong.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57129599-223/market-seafood-ocean-chong.html.csp">New market brings a wave of seafood to Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:26:41.837-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Standing inside Ocean City Seafood Market, it’s possible to forget you live in a desert. “Our specialty is live seafood,” Hellen Chong explained as she pointed to the freshwater tanks at the front of the Salt Lake City store, 872 S. State St. Live crabs, clams and lobsters are shipped from Maryland, Canada, Asia or “wherever we can find it fresh,” said Chong, who owns and operates the store with her sister, Karen Chong. It’s their second store — the siblings opened the original 2,000-square-foo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57129599@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:26:41 MDT U.S. homebuilder confidence edges up in April http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57821871-79/confidence-april-builders-homebuilders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57821871-79/confidence-april-builders-homebuilders.html.csp">U.S. homebuilder confidence edges up in April</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T09:02:24.561-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 09:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. homebuilders’ confidence in the housing market rose modestly in April but remained at low levels for the third straight month, constrained by tight credit for home buyers and a shortage of workers and available land. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder sentiment index, which measures confidence in the single-family home market, edged up to 47 in April from 46 in March, the homebuilders group reported Tuesday. Readings below 50 mean builders view sales ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578218712014-04-15T09:02:24.561-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T09:02:24.561-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57821871@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:02:24 MDT Brooks: Markets don’t work on greed alone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57805231-82/knowledge-money-market-markets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57805231-82/knowledge-money-market-markets.html.csp">Brooks: Markets don’t work on greed alone</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BROOKS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T23:17:01.878-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most of us have at one time or another felt ourselves in the grip of the explanatory drive. You’re confronted by some puzzle, confusion or mystery. Your inability to come up with an answer gnaws at you. You’re up at night, turning the problem over in your mind. Then, suddenly: clarity. The pieces click into place. There’s a jolt of pure satisfaction. We’re all familiar with this drive, but I wasn’t really conscious of the moral force of this longing until I read Michael Lewis’ book, “Flash Boys....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57805231@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:17:01 MDT Stocks rise, breaking a three-day losing streak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790196-79/percent-stocks-points-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790196-79/percent-stocks-points-rose.html.csp">Stocks rise, breaking a three-day losing streak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T14:33:19.242-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 02:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Stocks are closing higher as the market stabilizes after a three-day slump. Technology stocks rose after taking a beating over the past week. Investors will start to focus on company earnings this week. Bed Bath & Beyond reports after the market closes Wednesday and JPMorgan Chase releases its results on Friday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose six points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 1,851 Tuesday. The Dow Jones industrial average edged up 10 points, less than 0.1 percent, to 16,2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577901962014-04-08T14:33:19.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T14:33:19.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790196@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:33:19 MDT Letter: Porsche maker fairly competes in marketplace, insurance companies don’t http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785962-82/industry-insurance-porsche-value.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785962-82/industry-insurance-porsche-value.html.csp">Letter: Porsche maker fairly competes in marketplace, insurance companies don’t</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T12:39:17.484-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toddlers have not yet learned to distinguish “dada” from other men and so call them all “dada.” Likewise, Phil Palmintere (“Why not give everyone a Porsche as well as health care?” Forum, April 5) has not yet learned to distinguish industries in which market forces work (e.g., the automobile industry) from those in which they do not (e.g., the insurance industry). Market forces work when they compel industries to compete on price and/or innovation. Thus, Porsches evolved from the P1 design of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785962@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:39:17 MDT Wal-Mart opens new store in Provo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57786054-79/mart-wal-store-opens.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57786054-79/mart-wal-store-opens.html.csp">Wal-Mart opens new store in Provo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T16:56:03.456-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market opens in Provo Wednesday at 7:30 a.m. The new store at 2255 University Parkway is approximately one-quarter the size of the company’s typical Supercenter and is expected to employ 95 people. Wal-Mart Neighborhood Markets offer a full grocery department, prepared food options, fresh baked breads, self-serve deli, a bakery and a pharmacy. The first one opened in 1998, and there are about 300 of the stores nationwide. As is its custom when it opens a new store, Wa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786054@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:56:03 MDT Financial companies lead stock market lower http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785178-79/percent-fell-financial-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785178-79/percent-fell-financial-points.html.csp">Financial companies lead stock market lower</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T10:47:19.658-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 10:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The stock market is slipping lower at midday, led by financial companies and retailers. Genworth Financial and Chipotle Mexican Grill were among the biggest decliners on the Standard & Poor’s 500 index. Genworth fell 5 percent. The S&P 500 index lost 14 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,850 at midday. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 124 points, or 0.8 percent, to 16,287. The tech-heavy Nasdaq continued its weak streak. It fell the most among major U.S. indexes, and was down 42 points, or 1 perc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577851782014-04-07T10:47:19.658-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T10:47:19.658-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785178@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:47:19 MDT Jeffrey Dahmer’s childhood home for sale in Ohio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779489-68/dahmer-jeffrey-lubinski-market.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779489-68/dahmer-jeffrey-lubinski-market.html.csp">Jeffrey Dahmer’s childhood home for sale in Ohio</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T16:12:21.864-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 04:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bath, Ohio • The house where serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer grew up and committed his first murder is for sale again in northern Ohio. Situated on a private wooded lot in a wealthy neighborhood near Akron, the three-bedroom home is priced at $295,000. The home was first listed two years ago before being pulled off the market. Realtor Rich Lubinski said it failed to sell then because of the depressed housing market and its notorious past. “If you can get past that little problem, you’ll have a wond...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577794892014-04-05T16:12:21.864-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T16:12:21.864-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779489@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:12:21 MDT Legal pot in Colorado hasn’t stopped black market http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57777558-68/marijuana-pot-drug-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57777558-68/marijuana-pot-drug-colorado.html.csp">Legal pot in Colorado hasn’t stopped black market</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SADIE GURMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T20:27:04.594-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 08:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • A 25-year-old is shot dead trying to sell marijuana the old-fashioned, illegal way. Two men from Texas set up a warehouse to grow more than they would ever need. And three people buying pot in a grocery store parking lot are robbed at gunpoint. While no one expected the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational sales would eliminate the need for dangerous underground sales overnight, the violence has raised concerns among police, prosecutors and pot advocates that a black market for mar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577775582014-04-05T20:27:04.594-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T20:27:04.594-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57777558@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:27:04 MDT Wall Street orders up GrubHub in market debut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57774418-79/grubhub-company-percent-inc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57774418-79/grubhub-company-percent-inc.html.csp">Wall Street orders up GrubHub in market debut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPH PISANI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T14:39:07.17-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 02:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wall Street has a major craving for takeout. Investors sent shares of GrubHub Inc. up nearly 40 percent Friday following an initial public offering that valued the online food ordering service at more than $2 billion. GrubHub is one of four companies to go public Friday in what has been a very hot IPO market, especially for businesses in the cloud software and biotech industries. There have been 71 IPOs priced so far this year, up 115 percent from the same time last year, according to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577744182014-04-04T14:39:07.17-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T14:39:07.17-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57774418@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:39:07 MDT Holder: Justice investigating high-speed trading http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57774234-79/trading-frequency-holder-investigating.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57774234-79/trading-frequency-holder-investigating.html.csp">Holder: Justice investigating high-speed trading</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T09:09:02.073-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 09:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Department of Justice is investigating high-frequency stock trading to see if any of the practices violate insider trading laws, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday. Brokerage firms use high-frequency trading to get a jump on their competitors. Powerful computers analyze market information and then execute buy and sell orders for stocks within a fraction of a second. “The Department is committed to ensuring the integrity of our financial markets - and we are determined to follow th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577742342014-04-04T09:09:02.073-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T09:09:02.073-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57774234@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:09:02 MDT Stock market sinks as tech sector slumps http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57773903-79/percent-market-stock-jobs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57773903-79/percent-market-stock-jobs.html.csp">Stock market sinks as tech sector slumps</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW CRAFT </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T13:41:41.687-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Technology stocks fell sharply in afternoon trading Friday, bringing the broader market lower. Mixed signals in the government’s monthly jobs report left investors with little reason to cheer. The government reported that U.S. employers added more workers to their payrolls last month, but the overall report presented a mixed picture, and the unemployment rate remained at 6.7 percent. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 23 points, or 1.2 percent, to 1,865 as of 3:04 p.m. Eastern t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577739032014-04-04T13:41:41.687-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T13:41:41.687-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57773903@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:41:41 MDT Market Street Broiler near U. closes, goes up for sale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57758560-223/bar-broiler-business-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57758560-223/bar-broiler-business-com.html.csp">Market Street Broiler near U. closes, goes up for sale</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T22:00:41.813-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After more than 30 years in business, the Market Street Broiler near the University of Utah has closed its doors, and the historic building where it was located has been put up for sale. Monday was the last day of business at the Broiler, which had just opened an Oyster Bar upstairs in February. “We express our thanks to all our customers and our neighbors for their support of this location over the years and we invite them to dine with us at other locations,” Gastronomy Inc. owner Tom Guinney ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758560@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:00:41 MDT