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Bank of America Corp. rose$. 05 or. 3 percent, to $16.34. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $48.28. US Bank rose$. 26 or. 6 percent, to $40.90.
LONDON, April 23- British over-50s insurer Saga is planning to announce its intention to float next week in a London stock market debut that could value the company at 3 billion pounds, two sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $16.31. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 02 or percent, to $48.04. Goldman Sachs fell$. 69 or. 4 percent, to $159.77.
ST. LOUIS- The two men at the top of Citigroup Inc, the third-biggest U.S. bank and the most international, acknowledged on Tuesday that the company must do more to simplify itself.
ST. LOUIS, April 22- The two men at the top of Citigroup Inc, the third-biggest U.S. bank and the most international, acknowledged on Tuesday that the company must do more to simplify itself.
Despite an earlier call for heads to roll at Citigroup, Mike Mayo says the stock could head to $96 per share.
Citigroup directors were all re-elected and KPMG was approved as auditor, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche with the latest details from the big bank's shareholder meeting.
NEW YORK, April 22- Investors trimmed their positions of U.S. dollars on Tuesday after a two-week run higher, unmoved by a U.S. Trading ranges remained narrow as Europe returned from the Easter holidays and faced uncertainty over whether European Central Bank policy will move toward more monetary stimulus.
LONDON, April 22- Barclays is to quit most of its commodities trading businesses, it said on Tuesday, joining a retreat prompted by falling profitability in the face of tougher regulation. Barclays said it would exit most of its metals, energy and agricultural trading but will continue trading precious metals, some oil and gas instruments and index products.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports from Citigroup's annual shareholder meeting where investors are set to vote on key issues like executive compensation.
Citi investors are in St. Louis today for the bank's annual shareholder meeting. CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides insight into the day's schedule.
LONDON, April 22- The euro hovered near a two-week low against the dollar on Tuesday and fell to a two-month low against the British pound, as expectations the ECB will try to halt any further strengthening kept investors away from the single currency.
LONDON, April 22- Shares in European drugmakers received a shot in the arm on Tuesday amid a flurry of activity, with Novartis striking a multi-billion dollar deal with GlaxoSmithKline and reports U.S. giant Pfizer had approached Britain's AstraZeneca over a deal.
*FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.9 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.7 pct. *AstraZeneca jumps 7.4 pct on M&A talk. The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index added 0.7 percent, to 3,175.96 points.
Pfizer Inc may come back to bid for British drug company AstraZeneca Plc after its reported 60 billion pound takeover approach was rejected.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 06 or. 4 percent, to $16.09. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 38 or. 8 percent, to $47.84. Goldman Sachs rose$. 36 or. 2 percent, to $157.80.
*Wheat suffers biggest one-day drop in more than a year. "Wheat is the star of the show," said Sterling Smith, futures specialist for Citi. Chicago Board of Trade wheat for May delivery closed down 23 cents, or 3.3 percent, at $6.68-1/ 4 after touching a one-week low of $6.62-3/ 4 earlier in the session.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $16.10. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 28 or. 6 percent, to $47.94. Goldman Sachs rose$. 61 or. 4 percent, to $158.05.
*Wheat drops 3.6 percent to one-week low. Wheat futures dropped 3.6 percent to a one-week low on expectations for more rainfall in the drought-stricken Plains. Chicago Board of Trade wheat for May delivery was down 25-1/ 2 cents, or 3.7 percent, at $6.65-3/ 4 a bushel at 10:15 a.m CDT.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 00 or percent, to $16.15. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $48.03. Goldman Sachs rose$. 47 or. 3 percent, to $157.91.