Super Bowl, Strong Auto, More Jobs Propel DOW Into Big GainsThe DOW Jones Industrial Index started Monday above 14,000 -- which marks the first time it's passed that threshold since before the 2008 financial crisis.
S&P Upgrades Ford Debt 2 Notches After Labor DealFord's credit rating was lifted to within one level of investment grade Friday, making it cheaper for the automaker to borrow, after it secured a new contract with workers.
Spring Buying Boosts US Home Prices For 4th MonthOver the past 12 months, prices have fallen in all but two cities: Detroit and Washington.
Snyder Looking To Boost Michigan's RatingGov. Rick Snyder thinks a lower unemployment rate, rosier economic outlook and tight restraints in the new budget passed Thursday might be reason enough for the three ratings agencies to reassess.