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  • Standard & Poor's on Monday said the chance of rating downgrades to large U.S. banks has increased over the past two weeks and their current high ratings have little cushion for volatile earnings.

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    Morgan Stanley analysts Monday told clients to "sell the rally" in financial stocks, slashing forecasts for big bank earnings and warning that the current credit crunch is only just beginning.

  • Stocks retreated after an early pop Monday as the early market buzz was all about deals and deal makers.

  • A New York state judge on Thursday made no immediate ruling on a group of banks' request to dismiss a lawsuit seeking to force them to fund the $20 billion leveraged buyout of Clear Channel Communications.

  • Stocks turned higher Thursday afternoon as the dollar strengthened against the euro, pushing the Dow to its highest level since January. Ford jumped as investors cheered a profit from a U.S. auto maker. Shares of 3M skidded.

  • Stocks turned higher Thursday afternoon as the dollar strengthened against the euro, pushing the Dow to its highest level since January. Ford jumped as investors cheered a profit from a U.S. auto maker. Shares of 3M skidded.

  • Stocks opened lower Tuesday after disappointing guidance from Texas Instruments.

  • Stocks opened lower Tuesday after disappointing guidance from Texas Instruments.

  • Stocks opened lower Tuesday after disappointing guidance from Texas Instruments.

  • Who said the IPO market was dead? Not if you have a hot product.

  • Existing home sales data and major earnings from McDonald's, AT&T, and Dupont, among others, will play a key role in driving stocks after Monday's slow drift in the market.

  • Texas Instruments just reported earnings in line. Guidance for the second quarter is weak, 42-48 cents per share, estimate is 48 cents. Down about 2 percent after the close. For today's trading, it could have been worse -- particularly in financials.

  • I've heard a lot anecdotally about home equity lines being frozen for no apparent reason, so when I got this email from Charles in Chicago, I just had to post it. Citibank actually lowered his line of credit to $116 below his current balance.

  • Stocks close mixed as quarterly results from Bank of America and National City fueled worries about bank earnings, while energy and tech gained.

  • Will April break the losing streak? The S&P is up 5 percent so far in April; but look what it's done the prior five months:

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    The dollar fell broadly on Monday after weaker-than-expected Bank of America profits damped investors' initial optimism that companies may escape the pinch of the crisis in global credit markets.

  • Stocks started the week lower, hurt by more uncertainty in the banking industry and earnings report that left investors wary after coming off a strong rally last week.

  • Monday has not been a great day for bank earnings. Last Monday it was Wachovia that disappointed, today futures dropped at 7 am ET as Bank of America came short of expectations.

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    Bank of America,  the largest U.S. retail bank, said quarterly profit fell a larger-than-expected 77 percent, dragged down by more than $5 billion of write-downs.

  • Stock index futures pointed to a lower start for the week as the first wave in a big week of earnings reports left investors wary.