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Wall Street legend Art Cashin celebrates his birthday and explains why he thinks this morning's better-than-expected jobs report is a "Goldilocks number." He's intrigued that banking lending seems to be accelerating a little.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why the financial sector will likely benefit from today's better-than-expected jobs number
Marty Mosby, Guggenheim Partners analyst, provides his top banking plays, and weighs in on whether banks are still a buy after last year's rally and this morning's better-than-expected jobs number.
"Banks have been laggards that are now catching up," says Mike Mayo, CLSA research analyst, discussing valuations and breaking down the banking sector. Mayo also gives his best big bank play.
Despite litigation, JP Morgan is already delivering on a fundamental basis, says Jeff Harte, Sandler O'Neill, breaking down the performance of some big banks in the financials sector.
Fast Money trader Steve Grasso breaks down the divergence in the financial and energy sectors.
Credit ratings for European lenders could be slashed by one or two notches, a leading credit agency has warned.
Look for 100 percent increase in shares of financial institutions across the board, banking analyst Dick Bove said.
Moelis, an investment bank formed by former UBS bankers, filed with US regulators on to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering.
Dick Bove, vice president of equity research at Rafferty Capital, provides his forecast for financial stocks.
A headache is growing for Citigroup as an affiliate involved in money transfers in Mexico has become ensnared in a criminal investigation.
The five chief executives running Wall Street's largest banks will rake in just 3 percent of what their peers at private equity firms stand to make from 2013.
Last June, an affiliate of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made an offer to its hundreds of millions of users: Give us your cash, and we will pay more than Chinese banks wil
Germany's central bank is keeping a keen eye on the country's shadow banking system and the threats posed by U.S-style money market funds.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, (D-MA) asks Fed chair Janet Yellen what evidence she would need to see to declare "too big to fail" has ended.
Mike Ingram, market strategist at BGC Brokers, talks about the problems facing RBS and says "execution is key and it's going to take years."
Bitcoin exchange customers may have little chance of recovering their funds if they prove to be missing, according to legal and regulatory experts.
Beat Wittmann, CEO of TCMG Asset Management, discusses the financial sector in Europe and says he is "very bullish" on euro zone financials.
Gordon Nixon, Royal Bank of Canada president & CEO, discusses the state of banking and where he sees opportunity in the sector.
CNBC's Eamon Javers talks with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers about how hackers have tried to exploit any weakness in financial markets' computer networks.
The first round of U.S. banks stress tests show that all 31 banks have passed. John Blank, chief equity strategist at Zacks Investment Research, weighs in with his reaction.
All 31 banks have passed the first round of the Federal Reserve's stress tests. Cole Smead, managing director & portfolio manager at Smead Capital Management, discusses whether its time to get bullish on banks.
George Osborne says he made a mistake in not radically restructuring state-controlled Royal Bank of Scotland in 2010, the FT reports.