US banking regulators released results of the stress tests on the 19 biggest American financial institutions, saying which banks need additional capital to survive a worsening of the economy
The bank stress tests may not only be misguided policy, critics say, but may actually conflict with two other key government initiatives to stabilize the financial system.
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They say the truth shall set you free. Well, it looks the banks are going to be really free.
Synovus Financial is plunging along with heavy options volume, a day after the regional bank holding company reported dismal quarterly earnings.
Stocks rose on Friday, capping the S&P 500's longest weekly winning streak since 2007, helped by better than expected results from GE and Citigroup.
No surprises: GE and Citi report earnings. Shorts have a big problem: bank stocks were supposed to sell off this earnings week, but stronger than expected results is keeping bank stocks moving sideways and the rest of the market up modestly.
What makes a bank less bad in this climate? Market watchers and number crunchers to come up with a short list of banks notable for how far they haven't fallen.
Banks were hurt by a recent report by Mike Mayo, Cramer tells you why you should pay no attention to it, and points out the best and the worst in the sector.
Many of the recent fixes in the financial sector are merely "window dressing" and problems still persist in the banking sector, says veteran baking analyst Michael Mayo.
Fifth Third Bancorp was one of a long list of regional banks that had been practically left for dead, but yesterday (Tuesday) its shares spiked nearly 18 percent with heavy options activity.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Amazon and Fifth Third Bancorp popped while Alcoa and CBS dropped.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The show has changed a lot over the years, but its essence has always been the same: empowering investors like you.
Financials seem to be a four-letter word these days, but there’s one area of the sector that generally has fared better than the “too big to fail” segment: regional banks. Here's the explanation — and a way to play the trend.
Cramer teaches viewers how to guarantee that a company has the money to reward its shareholders.
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Abercrombie & Fitch and Vimpel-Comm popped while Wells Fargo and Research In Motion dropped.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Continental Airlines and Viacom popped while Harley-Davidson and Capital One dropped.
SunTrust Banks is up 10.5 percent with heavy call activity Wednesday, after plunging along with other banks yesterday. ... Options traders are focused on the March 12.50 strikes.
The Treasury secretary should be careful. This analyst could easily undo his big announcement Tuesday.