Investment Figures Of The Week
Stocks gave up most of the gains they had achieved so far this year, as investors remained queasy about interest rates. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 16 points on Mar. 10 after four straight days of declines. But the Dow fell 22 points the following day, after President Bush said that he was more concerned with stimulating the economy than pushing rates down. In the weekly auction on Mar. 9, rates of three- and six-month Treasury bills rose to their highest levels since mid-December.
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