The weather is cold, the holiday decorations are out, and that means it’s time for a little reflection on the year that was. In terms of market news, there’s never a paucity of prodigious headlines to contemplate for a “top stories” list. However, this year there were so many good ones, it was difficult to narrow them down to just 10.
Now admittedly, this list is subjective, and some readers might disagree with either the order of my ranking, or the fact a story even made the list. Fair enough. In that case, we want you to make your voice known and tell us what stories you think were the most important, and which you think should have been left off of the list — or which stories you think should have been included that weren’t on the list. So let us know by voting on the right side of the page (scroll down), or leaving a comment below.
Here are my top 11 market stories for 2011: