NEW YORK, Oct 9- Analyst Meredith Whitney, who rose to prominence for a prescient call on Citigroup's mortgage troubles in the lead-up to the financial crisis, is launching a hedge fund, two sources familiar with the matter and regulatory filings said on Wednesday.
Meredith Whitney of Meredith Whitney Advisory Group sees a migration away from the coasts to the middle of the country, to states rich in commodities—such as Texas, Louisiana, and North Dakota.
How to play Lululemon ahead of its earnings announcement this week, with the FMHR traders.
Discussing the state of the financial sector, with Meredith Whitney of Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO. "There is more clarity today on financials than over the past 5 years," she explains.
Jason Goldberg, Barclays, explains how long he expects banks to get a boost from Meredith Whitney's latest upgrades on Citi, Bank of America and Discover Financial.
What to expect from tomorrow's trading day, with Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management; Steven Rosen, Societe Generale and Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ.
Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, discusses the state of the financial sector, which firms he is likely to sign with, what's next for Rochdale and Meredith Whitney's positive stance on the financials. "I think Meredith is right, but she should have said in 2011," he says.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo reports financial analyst Meredith Whitney is upgrading financials, moving to a positive stance on the group ahead of 3 catalysts in 2013.
Meredith Whitney, founder & CEO of Meredith Whitney Advisory Group LLC, discusses whether you should be concerned about the banking sector. "I still like Bank of America," she tells CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky shares his views on whether hedge funds have an unfair trading advantage.
Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO shares her thoughts on banks and reveals her top two financial plays.
"The core problem is access to credit," says Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, weighing in on why the housing market is so slow to recover.
Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, weighs in on how continuing fiscal stress in the "Golden State" is impacting its municipal bonds and the implications for other states.
US banks are already separating banking operations, so there's no need for the radical breakup suggested by former Citigroup chairman Sandy Weill, Meredith Whitney told CNBC Wednesday.
Meredith Whitney, founder/CEO of The Meredith Whitney Advisory Group, provides perspective on the basic bank model and regulations. "I think [financials] has no momentum here," says Whitney.
Whether it's San Bernadino, Stockton or Scranton, there are clear signs that things are getting worse in municipal finance — though not quite so bad as famed analyst Meredith Whitney supposed.
JPMorgan Chase was downgraded to "hold" by Meredith Whitney, founder/CEO of the Meredith Whitney Advisory Group. "This was the only large cap bank stock we had recommended, and now it is more in line with our negative stance on the group," she says.
Stephen Biggar, Global Director of Equity Research, S&P Capital IQ says investors should steer clear of financials because they're too volatile.
Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, discusses her take on JPMorgan's $2 billion trading loss and the state of the banking industry.
Discussing whether gains seen in municipal bonds in 2011 can be repeated in 2012, with Rick Reider, BlackRock CIO of fixed income and CNBC's Scott Wapner.