Category Archives: York County Index

Would you support a merit-based mortgage assistance program?

Last night, moments after writing out a check to pay my mortgage, I noticed a USA Today story that detailed a new federal loan modification program designed to help struggling homeowners. Geared toward homeowners with loans backed by Freddie Mac … Continue reading

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Earnings reports take center stage

Investors and market watchers are preparing for an avalanche of second quarter earnings reports in the next couple weeks. In York County, three big companies are expected to issue their earnings this week and more companies across the country are … Continue reading

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A high for the YCI

The York County Index saw a high since we started keeping track of it in November 2009, hitting the $33.34 mark Tuesday. This comes amid good news as everyday investors are piling back into stocks. Actually, since last boasting about … Continue reading

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Fun with numbers: Comparing Tuesday’s Dow high to the York County Index

(The following is a post from Will Hanlon, who works on our copy desk at YDR) Investors, economists and anyone else across the country looking at it Tuesday saw the Dow close at its highest level (12,040.16) in more than … Continue reading

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