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Stocks Citigroup Inc

  • Citigroup's better-than-expected earnings report turned the tide ahead of the open.

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  • Earnings will likely drive the banking sector again on Friday with Citigroup reporting before the bell. What should you expect?

  • Stocks resumed their ascent after a midmorning dip as oil began to recede and financials rallied.

  • As for techs, traders note that there has been less focus on that sector, because everyone is still in the process of unwinding the Long Energy/Short Financials trade. These numbers will reinforce the bear position that we are in a poor market for tech.

  • Stocks resumed their ascent after a midmorning dip as oil began to recede and financials rallied.

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    "It's a sucker's rally," Kathy Boyle, president of Chapin Hill Advisors, says of this week's market move. "If you make money here, don't get greedy."

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  • The financial-driven rally lost steam, leaving stocks mixed, as oil rebounded and the Philadelphia Federal Reserve reported weaker-than-expected manufacturing activity in its region.

  • Stocks continued to rally Thursday, fueled by better-than-expected housing data and after three Dow components beat earnings forecasts.

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    JPMorgan Chase's stock soared after second-quarter profit fell more than 50 percent, hurt by $1.1 billion in write-downs at its investment bank, but the results beat expectations.

  • Should you buy beleaguered bank and broker stocks ahead of earnings? You might be surprised what the options action suggests.

  • Wells Fargo led U.S. bank shares to big gains Wednesday after reporting a surprisingly high profit and increasing its dividend.

  • The SEC issued its emergency ruling against naked short-selling Tuesday to build investor confidence regarding market information, SEC Chairman Christopher Cox told CNBC.

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    Wells Fargo, the fifth-largest U.S. bank, reported better-than-expected quarterly results and raised its dividend despite a 23 percent decline in profit caused by a surge in bad loans.

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    U.S. securities regulators issued an emergency rule Tuesday to limit certain types of short selling in major financial firms, including Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

  • Stocks closed lower following a zig-zag day marked by a plunge in oil and a barrage of statements and news from economic policy makers, and a resurgence for the beaten-down financial sector.

  • The two most significant financial stocks of the moment--Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, both remaining down but are also well off their lows. Still, this is still a weak day, with three stocks declining for each advancing.

  • Stocks fell sharply after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke issued a dour forecast ahead for the US economy, saying more hard times are on their way that will pose a major challenge to policy makers.

  • The NASDAQ has also hit a new two year low. If this continues, we are heading toward a 90 percent downside day, where 90 percent of the volume is on the downside, one of several that have occurred in the past few months.