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John Paulson correctly anticipated merger activity in the energy sector, making him one of the big winners of Whiting's purchase of Kodiak.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
The Federal Reserve's unusually targeted comments that biotech and social media stocks are overheated sucked the wind out of a an early rally.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen highlights that some sectors, like social media and biotech, are seeing stretched valuations.
Goldman Sachs delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
Is Janet Yellen lying to Congress? Portfolio manager James Sanford has a few issues with the Fed's latest moves.
Yellen said there were signs of a production and spending rebound in the second quarter, but 'this bears close watching.'
Markets were treated to a plateful of U.S. economic data on Tuesday. As usual, the offerings were mixed as some were benign and others sour.
If recent speeches from prominent Federal Reserve officials are any indication, the U.S. central bank is feeling pretty emboldened.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
JPMorgan reported an 8 percent drop in profit amid pullback in trading of bonds and currencies, but topped Wall Street estimates.
With earnings season underway, here are the S&P 500 companies over the past four quarters that have performed best and worst, following their earnings.
Analysts are negative small caps, which are still trading at higher valuations than large caps even after falling nearly 4 percent last week.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen could keep the rally rolling Tuesday, but if there are any surprises, traders expect a violent reaction.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: Apollo, Sabra Software & more.
With the U.S. and Japanese central banks in the spotlight, it's time to look at the prospects for the Japanese yen, which is stronger this year.
Wall Street lobbyist SIFMA suggests changes to market structure that could make trading less complex and fragmented.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Private equity firm KKR continues to expand its offerings, this time buying a stake in hedge fund firm BlackGold.
As the SEC investigates CYNK Technology, the days of boiler rooms and high-pressured telemarketing are gone. There is a new pump and dump.
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