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Stocks declined modestly amid thin holiday trading and after a couple lackluster economic reports as the Northeast recovered from a huge snowstorm. Caterpillar and Disney fell, while Bank of America rose.
U.S. stock index futures were higher and largely unchanged after a report showing housing prices remain lower over the past year.
The Bank of Nova Scotia is sometimes praised for having a nearly perfect record with its investments in the United States. But it is the only one of Canada’s five large banks that has largely avoided the American market, the New York Times reports.
A red-hot trading market has developed in the shares of the world’s leading private companies. Now, the SEC wants to learn more about this business. The New York Times reports.
The European Central Bank increased its intervention in government bond markets last week, indicating that the euro’s monetary guardian remained wary of an escalation of the eurozone debt crisis, reports the Financial Times.
Stocks ended mixed after trading in a narrow range amid a quiet pre-Christmas session following several economic reports that were mostly in line with expectations. Alcoa rose, while Bank of America fell.
Stocks turned negative Thursday afternoon amid a quiet pre-Christmas trading session following several economic reports that were in line with expectations. BofA and Walt Disney fell, while Alcoa rose.
Stocks continued to trade mixed in a quiet pre-Christmas session after several economic reports were largely in line with expectations, confirming the economy continues to improve, although slowly. Alcoa and HP rose, while BofA fell.
The "Fast Money" traders examine private equity's interest in retail and more.
America is now officially worried about a municipal bond meltdown. In a piece called ‘Day of Reckoning,’ CBS 60 Minutes showcased financial analyst Meredith Whitney’s bold prediction that we will see “50 to 100 sizable [muni] defaults...more. This will amount to hundreds of billions of dollars of defaults.” It’s a frightening forecast.
General Electric said Thursday it expects its deal with Comcast to close in January, instead of by year's end, as previously expected.
Stock index futures pointed to mixed open for Wall Street on Thursday with the weekly jobless claims report in the spotlight with thin trading ahead of Christmas Eve.
Their ability to frighten us out of stocks seems to be gone, Cramer said, at least for right now.
Cantor Fitzgerald's Mike Khouw explains how in Wednesday's "Options Action" segment.
Stocks closed modestly higher amid quiet trading Wednesday, but still gathered enough momentum to hit news levels as the S&P 500 beat a September 2008 high not seen since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. JPMorgan and Bank of America rose, while Intel fell.
Stocks rose modestly amid quiet trading Wednesday, but still gathered enough momentum to hit news highs as the S&P 500 was on pace to beat a September 2008 high not seen since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. JPMorgan and Bank of America rose, while Intel fell.
My thirthteen stock market indicators are at a bullish level—they are at 71 percent, before the crash of '87 the indicators got down to 9 percent," Elaine Garzarelli, president of Garzarelli Capital, told CNBC on Thursday.
One investment research firm thinks so. With strong options activity and shares surging, the "Fast Money" team weighs in.
Stocks rose slightly Wednesday after news third-quarter GDP grew slightly more than reported previously, but less than expected. BofA rose, while Intel fell.
Stephen A. Schwarzman, the chief executive of the Blackstone Group, is Paris-bound. Mr. Schwarzman will spend the next four to six months in France working on international opportunities for Blackstone. The New York Times reports.
Dec 11- British bus and rail operator FirstGroup Plc has received a letter from one of its biggest shareholders, urging the company to sell its U.S. businesses in order to pay down debt, the Financial Times reported.
Bruce Wrobel, who until recently ran Blackstone Group's Sithe Global Power unit, has died.
Deutsche Bank's bid to revive its US wealth management unit is off to a rocky start.