This weekend, newspaper (of the non-financial variety) headlines and articles will be cluing readers into the stock market’s rise as the S&P 500 broke a key psychological level of 1500.

s&p riseSure, as some suggest, the impact will be even more powerful when the Dow Jones Industrial Average pierces 14000 (it now sits at 13895, and for some silly reason this benchmark is still a major barometer for the masses), but Mr. Market will be hardpressed to find a Madison Avenue hand to write better advertising copy.

Here is an example of a lead story in this weekend’s New York Times, and is sure to be similar in hundreds of newspapers across the country:

As worries ebb, small investors propel markets

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