Dollar Rallies, Stocks Struggle. Is the Flight to Safety Back On?


Dow 10,000 lives, at least for another trading day. But before we shed a tear peeling the onion of the decidedly mixed data that was Friday's unemployment report, let's count our blessings U.S. equity markets are holding up as well as they are. The jobs numbers might be grabbing the headlines, but the real news is the euro has caught swine flu. That's why the dollar is rising -- and stocks are struggling.