Investment Banking and Brokerage


  • Weill: Time to Separate Investment Banks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 7:44 AM ET

    "If the financial industry is structured with transparency and with limits on how much leverage can be used, I think people will have a lot more confidence," says Sanford Weill, former Chairman & CEO of Citigroup, discussing why he thinks it is time to break up the big banks.

  • Wall Street Legend Weill: Breaking Up Big Banks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 7:07 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging conversation, Sanford Weill, former chairman & CEO of Citigroup, discusses the future of banking; financing philanthropy; bailouts and regulations; and reforming the Dodd-Frank Act.

  • Last Call: How Do Like Them Apples? Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 11:30 PM ET

    Apple has a rare earnings miss; Netflix shares plummet; Buffalo Wild Wings has tough time and Loeb buys more Yahoo shares.

  • Global Firms in China Upbeat on Hiring: Hudson Survey Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 5:34 AM ET

    This may not be the best time to look for a job, but in China employment prospects seem bright with multinational corporations (MNCs) looking to increase staff even as the global economic uncertainty forces firms across Asia to hold back, says a survey published Tuesday.

  • Last Call: Yahoo Tweaks Background Check Language Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 11:52 PM ET

    Earnings season continues with Google beating, Microsoft topping and Chipotle missing. Kayak prices its IPO above expectations at $26 and new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will be well compensated.

  • Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley’s big second-quarter earnings miss is a result of abysmal trading results and not a botched initial public offering of Facebook shares.

  • Avoid Money Center Banks After MS Miss?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The FMHR traders have the play in financials, on the heels of Morgan Stanley's earnings miss, with Doug Sipkin, Susquehanna analyst. Also, the trade on the spike in tech stocks.

  • Morgan Stanley Q2 Results Miss Expectations     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 10:08 AM ET

    Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, sorts through Morgan Stanley's second quarter earnings miss and why his company maintains a "buy" rating on the stock and a price target of $22 per share within the next 12 months.

  • Last Call: Ben Bernanke and Groundhog Day Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:01 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke prepares to testify before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill.

    Earnings season heats up as Intel and Yahoo beat expectations; Hank Greenberg gets a legal victory and the FDA approves Vivus anti-obesity pill.

  • Jacob Frenkel, Shulman Rogers partner, weighs in on the legal implications of JPMorgan's huge trading losses, and its impact on top executives.

  • PFGBest Fallout Deepens     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 11:34 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the brokerage firm is planning to file for bankruptcy on the heels of the firm's collapse. Gary Kaminsky, Capital Markets editor, shares his thoughts on the growing scandal.

  • JPM & Dimon's 'Black Eye' Will Heal: Analyst     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky shares his thoughts on JPMorgan's trading losses; Jamie Dimon's reputation; and what to expect from earnings when big banks report next week, with Jason Goldberg, Barclays analyst.

  • JPMorgan's Pay Clawed Back     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 10:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the latest details on JPMorgan reclaiming pay from former executives responsible for the company's trading blunder, and discussing how the losses will impact the stock, with Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets.

  • Did JPM Traders Hide Losses?     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 10:07 AM ET

    Jacob Zamansky, Zamansky & Associates partner, discusses the legal implications for JPMorgan, on the heels of its "whale" trading losses.

  • Faber Report: 'Nuts & Bolts of JPMorgan'     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 9:46 AM ET

    "The quarter itself was better than many analyst who follow this company, anticipated," says CNBC's David Faber breaking down the second quarter numbers on the banking giant, despite its $4.4 billion dollar trading loss.

  • Angry Birds iPhone app

    Italy gets a downgrade; videogame sales continue to plummet; Ackmans sets sights on P&G; Lexmark revises outlook and Google’s Larry Page is back in the office.

  • PFG Collapse From a Broker's View     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 11:24 AM ET

    Bob Maurer, Manduca Trading, provides a broker's perspective on the PFGBest collapse, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • JPMorgan's Earnings Preview     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 7:04 AM ET

    "We like JPMorgan going into this quarter," says Betsy Graseck, Morgan Stanley, discussing what to expect from JPM's quarterly numbers and conference call later this morning.

  • PFGBest Files for Bankruptcy     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the latest details on PFGBest's Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing, one day after regulators alleged the firm misstated more than $200 million in customer accounts.

  • Asian Firms Look Beyond Stock Sales to Raise Funds Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 3:05 AM ET

    A drought in the IPO market has more Asian firms looking into alternative ways to raise capital, with many tapping private equity and debt markets.