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European shares were seen opening broadly flat Wednesday after strong demand for Spanish short-term government debt dispelled some of the fears of another imminent euro zone debt crisis, despite a spike in yields compared to a previous auction.
Despite the recent stock pullback, corporate earnings are expected to continue giving the market some short-term momentum.
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Ray Dalio, head of Bridgewater, the world’s largest hedge fund, personally made $3.9 billion in a year that his $70 billion Pure Alpha fund produced $13.8 billion of investment profits for its investors, according to industry rankings. The FT reports.
BlackRock is helping determine how much capital Greek banks need to raise in the coming months, a crucial step as Greece tries to fix its banking industry and its broader economy, but a risky one. The New York Times reports.
Prospective bank buyers are outweighing sellers, signaling that after a big lull in U.S. bank M&A last year, the market may revive in 2012.
Dividend investing has momentum and room to grow, despite low payout ratios, BlackRock’s CIO told CNBC Thursday.
As if the S&P 500’s robust gain so far hasn't been impressive enough, Laszlo Birinyi, president of Birinyi Associates, says there’s still further room for the index to rally to 1,700 sometime this year.
Americans are facing a "savings gap" and need an investment strategy with a "time horizon that is not a day, not a month, not even a year," BlackRock CEO Laurence Fink told CNBC Wednesday.
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European investors fled a range of long-term investment funds in December 2011, capping a bad year for the fund management industry as a whole, research published on Thursday revealed.
Shares of the following companies are showing unusual moves in Wednesday's trading session.
Bank of America shares have been rallying this year after a dismal 2011, suggesting there is little chance for a positive surprise from the bumbling banking giant when it reports fourth-quarter earnings before Thursday's open.
Carl Icahn's Icahn Enterprises has withdrawn a$1.73 billion hostile bid for Commercial Metals after less than 40 percent of the scrap metals giant's shareholders tendered their shares.
Goldman Sachs analysts shook up its "conviction buy" list on Monday, adding Dow component Travelers Cos., apparel maker Ralph Lauren, and hedge fund Och-Ziff Capital Management as their best investment ideas.
The flight to safe havens in the latter part of 2011 hurt emerging market equities, but strategists believe it may be time to pick up some devalued emerging market stocks.
Europe, in recession, continues to "muddle through" its financial problems but the debt crisis will ease, according to one of 10 bold 2012 predictions by BlackRock's Bob Doll.
In this current "muddle-through world," the best stocks to own are those that have the free cash flow to increase their dividends, BlackRock's Bob Doll told CNBC Monday.
Merry Christmas, Wall Street, here's your lump of coal.
Deutsche Bank has launched the sale of its global asset management business following a strategic review, putting a price tag of about 2 billion euros ($2.6 billion) on it, the FT reports.