A government watchdog is investigating government-owned GMAC Mortgage after a company employee admitted to approving thousands of foreclosures without reading the paperwork.
The four largest health insurance companies in the US denied coverage to more than half a million individuals because of their pre-existing conditions from 2007 to 2009, according to a congressional investigation.
Up to 40 state attorneys general are preparing to launch a joint investigation into the mortgage industry over the foreclosure-document mess.
Deep water oil drills quieted by a six-month moratorium will again hum off the Gulf Coast, helping an industry that, despite its dangers, puts needed money in the pockets of thousands along the Gulf Coast.
Intel and CSX earnings beats could be positive for stocks Wednesday morning, but it is J.P. Morgan earnings that traders are watching.
The only thing investors should fret about, Cramer said, is picking stocks that make money.
Railroad giant CSX traded up nearly 3 percent after the close, sitting right at a 2-year high, beat on topline. But more importantly...
Recall that in the prior FOMC minutes the Committee indicated they may need to take more initiatives. They did just that today.
The retailer reverted to its classic logo after sharp criticism, but Cramer said the whole thing won't make a difference for the stock.
The Obama administration's lifting of the drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) was expected, but it is nonetheless a positive for GOM exploration and production companies.
The Obama administration on Tuesday lifted the six-month moratorium on deep water oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico that was imposed after the BP oil spill.
The Obama administration on Tuesday plans to announce that it is lifting the moratorium on deep-water oil drilling, after putting in place new rules intended to tighten safety. The NYT reports.
The heated contest for President Obama’s former Senate seat here could turn on a little-noticed factor: the generous backing of Wall Street donors.
Wal-Mart Stores is holding an analyst day today. Investors will use the chance to get to know Bill Simon better — he has been running the USA division only since June. Here are the issues being mentioned by traders...
Dollar is stronger for a second day, and while the slightly stronger dollar did not hurt stocks yesterday, U.S. stocks are generally weaker Tuesday morning.
A man who ran naked at President Barack Obama's rally in Philadelphia in the weekend has likely won $1 million - but only if someone in the Obama camp confirms the man was close enough to the commander in chief.
Regulators are struggling to create a global mechanism that could wind down a big financial institution without the disruption caused by Lehman Brothers’ collapse in 2008, reports the Financial Times.
Fed easing and the wobbly dollar will again be the talk in Tuesday's markets, but Intel's after-the-bell earnings may shift the focus to corporate balance sheets and the heavy hitters reporting later this week.
Considering investors fear a government policy mistake far more than any other potential risk to the economy, how far will the S&P climb if the GOP wins big in November?