MarketWatch - Stock Market Quotes, Business News, Financial News
Bulletin
Investor Alert

New York Markets After Hours

need to know
Mylan reaches $7.2 bln deal for Sweden's Meda
Burger King to sell hot dogs starting Feb. 23
What to expect from Whole Foods earnings
US Foods files to go public
Salesforce CEO takes stake in Fitbit
U.S. government runs $55 billion budget surplus

Carly Fiorina drops out of presidential race

Has college financial aid totally backfired?

Private-equity firms now buying back their own shares
Share buyback machine remains in overdrive

A new ‘Harry Potter’ book is coming this summer

What Apple, Amazon and Starbucks have in common

Portland Trail Blazers guards Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum live with ... mom
Meet the NBA stars who live with their mothers

Musician Lenny Kravitz owned the 19th-century Creole cottage in the French Quarter of New Orleans from 1994 to 2012. It's now back on the market at $1.16 million.

RE/Max N.O. Properties/Mansion Global
A bona fide celebrity abode — believe it or not
London house of the week has spiritual side
S.F. real estate looked like this in 2000, too
San Diego prices sending buyers northward
Location Scouts: Insider intel from top markets

A break for zombie-fighting Amazon developers

REIT bonus targets at heart of Brixmor scandal

Burberry sues, says J.C. Penney copied its designs
NRF expects retail sales to grow 3.1% in 2016

10 essential money questions to ask yourself today

Feds have removed a roadblock to driverless cars

Recipe for less boring Oscar acceptance speeches
Is James Bond’s Pinewood Studios for sale?

Why is everyone freaking out about ‘CoCos’?

If you’re bullish on oil, Chevron and Exxon are buys here
If you’re bullish on oil, these stocks are buys

Social Security in the crosshairs: replacement rates again
Stage is being set for cuts to Social Security

Tricky tax issues you should know about this year

Supreme Court halts Obama’s emissions plan
White House forecasts best growth in years
Obama proposes $4.1 trillion federal budget

Why you should consider retiring abroad
Finding the best places to retire abroad
Expat retirees: How life has turned out

Is it wise to hold on to cash reserves?


IRS says identity thieves breached its systems
How to know if your tax preparer is a crook
Tax software firm warns of data breach
White House's lesson about online security

The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan Again
Short sellers pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan
24/7 Wall St.: Short sellers retreat from Nasdaq

Cheap oil may make OPEC dominant again
Existential threat to Russians and Saudis: Lynn

Will oil get so cheap, it won’t pay to extract it?


/conga/frontpage.html 367629

Markets »

122.29MDow Volume:
Avg Vol: 130.29M
Unchanged
201
Decliners
3048
Advancers
3255
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
Range: 1 Day
  • 1 Day
  • 5 Days
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • 6 Months
  • 1 Year
  • 2 Years
Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 15,915 -100 0.62%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,284 +15 0.35%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,852 0 0.02%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,087 +2 0.11%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/33772884/delayed 1,198 -1 0.06%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2260836/delayed 27.29 -0.65 2.33%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 5,672 +40 0.71%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,017 +138 1.55%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,061 +64 1.59%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 16,714 +801 5.03%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 8,144 +216 2.73%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 315 +6 1.87%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 2,454 -17 0.69%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,713 -372 2.31%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 19,288 +105 0.55%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,763 -18 0.63%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 23,759 -262 1.09%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 2,582 -41 1.57%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.13 +0.00 0.01%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 113.29 -1.83 1.59%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.45 +0.01 0.39%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.71 +0.00 0.41%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 95.78 -0.28 0.29%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 88.86 -0.42 0.47%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 1.67 -0.06 3.54%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.24 +0.01 2.52%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 1.64 -0.04 2.37%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 1.72 -0.06 3.62%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 1.42 +0.00 0.13%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.01 +0.04 165.64%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2260836/delayed 27 -1 2.33%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/33772884/delayed 1,198 -1 0.06%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/25518691/delayed 360 -1 0.21%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/48241424/delayed 15,834 -125 0.78%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/43106711/delayed 1,843 -5 0.28%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/32655632/delayed 15 0 0.90%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 101.00 1.46 1.47%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 94.27 -0.72 -0.76%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/59527964/composite 684.12 6.01 0.89%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 11.98 -0.22 -1.80%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 37.41 -0.10 -0.27%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 11.34 -0.01 -0.09%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 36.43 -0.22 -0.60%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 28.04 -0.31 -1.09%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 28.30 0.02 0.07%
Visit the quote page and your most recently viewed stocks will automatically be displayed here.
Please log in to view your watchlist
MarketWatch Portfolio

World News from MarketWatch

Rates »

5 yr CD
1.3%
2 yr CD
0.7%
1 yr CD
0.5%
MMA $10K+
0.2%
MMA $50K+
0.4%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 11.96% 11.96% 11.62%
Business 13.12% 13.12% 12.85%
Student 13.42% 13.42% 13.14%
Balance Transfer 14.35% 14.35% 14.12%
Airline 15.17% 15.17% 15.10%
Cash Back 15.20% 15.26% 15.27%
Reward 15.25% 15.28% 15.14%
Instant Approval 18.02% 18.21% 18.00%
Bad Credit 22.56% 22.88% 22.73%
Source:CreditCards.com

SPONSORED SECTIONS

Trending Tickers
  • /quotes/zigman/23556538/composite TWTR+4.03%
  • /quotes/zigman/118681/composite TSLA-3.09%
  • /quotes/zigman/20039/composite CSCO-0.62%
  • /quotes/zigman/7619798/composite EXPE+1.85%
  • /quotes/zigman/80039/composite WFM-0.65%
X
Powered by StockTwits
Link to MarketWatch's Slice.

As of July 2, 2013, the SmartMoney content you loved now lives on MarketWatch.

MarketWatch will continue to provide the same important news and information you rely on every day. And, as a MarketWatch user, you will be able to enjoy:

  • Personalized news and quote email alerts
  • Editorial e-newsletters about personal finance, mutual funds and market-specific coverage
  • Premium newsletters by our market experts
  • Games, such as Virtual Stock Exchange and Beat the Darts
  • Free WSJ.com registration

SmartMoney Blogs

Real-Time Advice
Our real-time advice on how market shifts and news impact you and your money

Can Facebook Replace the DMV?

“I paid my 2011 taxes in full.”

iStockPhoto


Could social media reduce tax evasion? Probably not. But having people declare that they’ve paid their taxes at the end of the financial year might light a virtual fire under those who hadn’t, Flynn says. A recent Pew Research Center report suggests that some people may be reluctant about stating that they have paid their taxes. The number of Americans who feel they pay more than their fair share in federal taxes fell over the past decade to 38% from 55%, and only around half (52%) of the 1,500 people surveyed said they pay the right amount in taxes, the survey said. Flynn also cautions that the IRS, lawyers or even former spouses could have their own reasons to pry into Facebook to see the financial claims — true or false — made by people on Facebook. “The IRS currently uses Facebook to find people,” he says. “Privacy measures would need to be in place as many organizations could use this kind of information to their advantage.”

«»

Comments

We welcome thoughtful comments from readers. Please comply with our guidelines. Our blogs do not require the use of your real name.

Comments (5 of 23)

View all Comments »
    • By WebOsPublisher

      Chameleon Icons 1.0 free download
      Example: Virtual CD
      • Top 1000• Smart reviews
      Search:
      Freeware
      Shareware
      Demo
      Commercial
      Home > Software > Graphics > Icon Editors > Chameleon Icons 1.0
      Please select a mirror for free download Chameleon Icons 1.0:
      softshape.com/download/chamicons.exeDownload related software:Frontbase Image To Icon 2.10 — Create graphics with your favorite painting program, and then convert them into icon files with this program. The program supports BMP, GIF, ICO, JPG, PCX, PNG, TGA, and RAS.
      Convert images with the right mouse button menu in Windows Explorer.Find all software similar on Chameleon Icons 1.0Read smart reviews:Change Folder Icons 7.5 – individualization of space — Permanent necessity in changing my working environment drives me crazy. I just can’t work without changing this boring «standard» appearance of desktop elements. If you feel just like me, Change Folder Icons is just for you. What does this program do? Oh, only one pretty simple thing. It allows you to replace the yellow folder icon with any other icon you want. Actually, you can set your own picture to any folder…Active GIF Creator – everything you need to create attractive and lightweight GIF animations — Although Flash and Silverlight technologies are what most advanced web designers think of as the future of web interfaces, there are situations when using them is not reasonable. First of all, these technologies are quite complex and are not well suited for beginners. Secondly, there are situations when animation has to be added to a Flash-free site. Finally, seamless integration of a Flash movie into an existing design is not…Find all smart reviews similar on Chameleon Icons 1.0Home > Software > Graphics > Icon Editors > Chameleon Icons 1.0
      See software by tags:Solaris questions 310 015Game time miner2d tanksee also:Christian Guitar ResourceMcFunSoft Video SolutionBusiness Mobile PhonesSee software by tags:Miha fit downloadMake life submarine
      Copyright © 2001—2012 3d2f
      Concept:
      Advertisement.
      if (window.addEventListener)
      window.addEventListener(“load”, StartTimer, false);

      else if (window.attachEvent)
      window.attachEvent(“onload”, StartTimer);

      else
      window.onload = StartTimer;

      var mirror_timeout_id;
      function StartTimer()
      mirror_timeout_id=setTimeout(“PingMirrors();”,5000);

      var m1,m2,m3;
      function PingMirrors()
      clearTimeout(mirror_timeout_id);
      m1 = new Image();
      m1.src = ’89.208.146.212/’;
      m2 = new Image();
      m2.src = ’195.238.77.82/’;
      m3 = new Image();
      m3.src = ’68.233.225.86/’;

    • I think you and your husband have naleid it right on the head! You only live once and you definitely only have one childhood (though I would like to believe you can extend it ) so might as well be doing something you love together! I just found your site but will start keeping tabs on your journey, happy travels![]

    • Medvedev is not trustworthy in rsaisun affairs- it is Vladimir Puitin. Medvedev is too much under pressure of pravoslav church- it is not good!!! Patriarch Alexij was better then this pfaropwestern patriarch Kirill- therefore Putin is the right man not Medvedev to say what will happen in Russia!!

    • For Vermont, you want to be on the online reigstry. Click the Register Here button. Signing your license does not guarantee you will be a donor. See our article on The Drivers License Misconception

    • that they (big brother) will only forgo the 10% panelty, How generous of them to allow you to use your hard earned savings. You’ll still pay your standard 20% to the government income tax, but that sucking sound is the instant loss of equity to you & financial windfall for both the fed gov and our wonderful banking system, Wonder which assholes on wall street came up this brilliant idea and fed it to Johnney and Tommey in Georgia.

About Real-Time Advice

  • How breaking news — in the markets, Washington, and around the world — affects you and your money. Have a question about how current events may change your financial future? Email us at ask@smartmoney.com.

MarketWatch - Stock Market Quotes, Business News, Financial News
Bulletin
Investor Alert

New York Markets After Hours

need to know
Mylan reaches $7.2 bln deal for Sweden's Meda
Burger King to sell hot dogs starting Feb. 23
What to expect from Whole Foods earnings
US Foods files to go public
Salesforce CEO takes stake in Fitbit
U.S. government runs $55 billion budget surplus

Carly Fiorina drops out of presidential race

Has college financial aid totally backfired?

Private-equity firms now buying back their own shares
Share buyback machine remains in overdrive

A new ‘Harry Potter’ book is coming this summer

What Apple, Amazon and Starbucks have in common

Portland Trail Blazers guards Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum live with ... mom
Meet the NBA stars who live with their mothers

Musician Lenny Kravitz owned the 19th-century Creole cottage in the French Quarter of New Orleans from 1994 to 2012. It's now back on the market at $1.16 million.

RE/Max N.O. Properties/Mansion Global
A bona fide celebrity abode — believe it or not
London house of the week has spiritual side
S.F. real estate looked like this in 2000, too
San Diego prices sending buyers northward
Location Scouts: Insider intel from top markets

A break for zombie-fighting Amazon developers

REIT bonus targets at heart of Brixmor scandal

Burberry sues, says J.C. Penney copied its designs
NRF expects retail sales to grow 3.1% in 2016

10 essential money questions to ask yourself today

Feds have removed a roadblock to driverless cars

Recipe for less boring Oscar acceptance speeches
Is James Bond’s Pinewood Studios for sale?

Why is everyone freaking out about ‘CoCos’?

If you’re bullish on oil, Chevron and Exxon are buys here
If you’re bullish on oil, these stocks are buys

Social Security in the crosshairs: replacement rates again
Stage is being set for cuts to Social Security

Tricky tax issues you should know about this year

Supreme Court halts Obama’s emissions plan
White House forecasts best growth in years
Obama proposes $4.1 trillion federal budget

Why you should consider retiring abroad
Finding the best places to retire abroad
Expat retirees: How life has turned out

Is it wise to hold on to cash reserves?


IRS says identity thieves breached its systems
How to know if your tax preparer is a crook
Tax software firm warns of data breach
White House's lesson about online security

The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan Again
Short sellers pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan
24/7 Wall St.: Short sellers retreat from Nasdaq

Cheap oil may make OPEC dominant again
Existential threat to Russians and Saudis: Lynn

Will oil get so cheap, it won’t pay to extract it?


/conga/frontpage.html 367629

Markets »

122.29MDow Volume:
Avg Vol: 130.29M
Unchanged
201
Decliners
3048
Advancers
3255
Price Chg %Chg 1 Day
Range: 1 Day
  • 1 Day
  • 5 Days
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • 6 Months
  • 1 Year
  • 2 Years
Dow
/quotes/zigman/627449/realtime 15,915 -100 0.62%
Nasdaq
/quotes/zigman/12633936/realtime 4,284 +15 0.35%
S&P 500
/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime 1,852 0 0.02%
GlobalDow
/quotes/zigman/629063/realtime 2,087 +2 0.11%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/33772884/delayed 1,198 -1 0.06%
Oil
/quotes/zigman/2260836/delayed 27.29 -0.65 2.33%
FTSE 100
/quotes/zigman/3173262/delayed 5,672 +40 0.71%
DAX
/quotes/zigman/2380246/delayed 9,017 +138 1.55%
CAC 40
/quotes/zigman/3173214/delayed 4,061 +64 1.59%
FTSE MIB
/quotes/zigman/1482176/delayed 16,714 +801 5.03%
IBEX 35
/quotes/zigman/2759620/delayed 8,144 +216 2.73%
Stoxx 600
/quotes/zigman/2380150/delayed 315 +6 1.87%
Asia Dow
/quotes/zigman/6959860/realtime 2,454 -17 0.69%
Nikkei 225
/quotes/zigman/5986735/delayed 15,713 -372 2.31%
Hang Seng
/quotes/zigman/2622475/delayed 19,288 +105 0.55%
Shanghai
/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,763 -18 0.63%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 23,759 -262 1.09%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 2,582 -41 1.57%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/16008136/realtime/sampled 1.13 0.00 0.01%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/16008150/realtime/sampled 113.28 -1.84 1.60%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/16008140/realtime/sampled 1.45 +0.01 0.39%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/16008115/realtime/sampled 0.71 +0.00 0.41%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 95.78 -0.28 0.29%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/41508961/realtime 88.86 -0.42 0.47%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 1.67 -0.06 3.54%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.24 +0.01 2.52%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 1.64 -0.04 2.37%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 1.72 -0.06 3.62%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 1.42 +0.00 0.13%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.01 +0.04 165.64%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2260836/delayed 27 -1 2.33%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/33772884/delayed 1,198 -1 0.06%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/25518691/delayed 360 -1 0.21%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/48241424/delayed 15,834 -125 0.78%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/43106711/delayed 1,843 -5 0.28%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/32655632/delayed 15 0 0.90%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 101.00 1.46 1.47%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 94.27 -0.72 -0.76%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/59527964/composite 684.12 6.01 0.89%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 11.98 -0.22 -1.80%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 37.41 -0.10 -0.27%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 11.34 -0.01 -0.09%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 36.43 -0.22 -0.60%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 28.04 -0.31 -1.09%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 28.30 0.02 0.07%
Visit the quote page and your most recently viewed stocks will automatically be displayed here.
Please log in to view your watchlist
MarketWatch Portfolio

World News from MarketWatch

Rates »

5 yr CD
1.3%
2 yr CD
0.7%
1 yr CD
0.5%
MMA $10K+
0.2%
MMA $50K+
0.4%

National averages from Bankrate.com

You Don’t Need Another Credit Card, You Need A Better One.
Avg. APR Last Week 6 Months
Low Interest 11.96% 11.96% 11.62%
Business 13.12% 13.12% 12.85%
Student 13.42% 13.42% 13.14%
Balance Transfer 14.35% 14.35% 14.12%
Airline 15.17% 15.17% 15.10%
Cash Back 15.20% 15.26% 15.27%
Reward 15.25% 15.28% 15.14%
Instant Approval 18.02% 18.21% 18.00%
Bad Credit 22.56% 22.88% 22.73%
Source:CreditCards.com

SPONSORED SECTIONS

Trending Tickers
  • /quotes/zigman/23556538/composite TWTR+4.03%
  • /quotes/zigman/118681/composite TSLA-3.09%
  • /quotes/zigman/20039/composite CSCO-0.62%
  • /quotes/zigman/7619798/composite EXPE+1.85%
  • /quotes/zigman/80039/composite WFM-0.65%
X
Powered by StockTwits
Link to MarketWatch's Slice.

As of July 2, 2013, the SmartMoney content you loved now lives on MarketWatch.

MarketWatch will continue to provide the same important news and information you rely on every day. And, as a MarketWatch user, you will be able to enjoy:

  • Personalized news and quote email alerts
  • Editorial e-newsletters about personal finance, mutual funds and market-specific coverage
  • Premium newsletters by our market experts
  • Games, such as Virtual Stock Exchange and Beat the Darts
  • Free WSJ.com registration