Investment Figures Of The Week

Look out below! As the first quarter drew to a close, stock-market players 
      couldn't unload fast enough. The pros wanted to raise cash and take what 
      profits they could still salvage. The Dow industrials shrank by more than 240 
      points, sinking to levels not seen since early November. Even technology 
      stocks, which held up well for most of the last two months, gave ground. The 
      pundits, of course, blamed the bond market, where the long-term Treasury bond 
      climbed above 7%, for stocks' slide.
      
      

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