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April is the best month to be in blue chips, if history is a guide.
U.S. businesses took a pause from repurchasing their own shares in the first quarter of 2014, according to the research tracker TrimTabs.
Judge said shareholders adequately alleged JPMorgan misled them about the bank's ability to manage risk before the losses surfaced.
Activist investor Bill Ackman is boosting his stake in both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to more than 11 percent in each.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest fell to its lowest since August, resuming its recent trend of slower regional growth.
Author Michael Lewis alleges that the stock market is "rigged" by a cabal of high frequency traders, stock exchanges, and Wall Street firms.
Lehman Brothers may be long dead, but its assets continue to be a lucrative investment for hedge funds.
Bill Gross has yet to regain his dominance of the bond market as his Pimco Total Return Fund lagged most of its peers in the first quarter.
Big acquisitions from Facebook's recent $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp to last year's Warren Buffett-led buyout of Heinz for $23 billion are raising important questions.
California gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari, a former managing director at Pimco, tells CNBC that trading on nanoseconds should be regulated.
The fund industry is debuting ever more mutual fund and ETF product addressing investors' risk, income-generation and consistent-return concerns.
A top U.S. regulator gave a spirited defense of new rules forcing foreign banks to hold more capital in their U.S. units.
Despite a likely rise in interest rates, investors are rotating back to bonds amid a recent uptick in equity-market volatility.
Shares in King Digital Entertainment fell as much as 15 percent in their market debut Wednesday. Here is a list of other IPO flops so far this year.
The number of shareholder security class action lawsuits soared 57% in 2013 as investors turned to the courts to be made whole from alleged wrongdoing.
The Fed "tried to say very explicitly" that "the expectations have not changed," Philly Fed President Charles Plosser tells CNBC.
One of the co-heads of JPMorgan's investment bank, Michael J. Cavanagh, plans to leave the firm. The NYT reports.
Revenues in investment banking slipped 18 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period last year despite a surge in mergers and acquisitions.
Steve Cohen is mulling an out-of-court resolution to a parallel SEC case in which he himself is the defendant, according to people familiar with the matter.
If Fannie and Freddie are allowed to die, it will crush home prices — and hurt the economy, says bank analyst Dick Bove.
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