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  • This might have been one of Wall Street's most dismal years in a decade, but that hasn't stopped bonus checks from rising an average of 14 percent.

  • Merrill Lynch is the topic today: As Morgan Stanley and Bear Stearns have both taken substantial writedowns on their mortgage-related portfolios, there is speculation that Merrill will also be taking writedowns when they report in January.

  • Merrill Lynch

    With losses mounting, Merrill Lynch, the nation's largest brokerage firm, is turning to Asia for financial help.

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    Goldman Sachs (GS) revealed that they’re expecting one of the most volatile Januarys on record. Why?

  • Check out the news on Eaton Corp today. The company plans to buy two companies--one in Europe, the other in Asia. That's exactly the type of deal making we can expect to see in the world of M and A next year.

  • Oracle's strong earnings could give some tech names a bounce Thursday though markets are again being haunted by credit worries, and another Wall Street firm is set to report earnings before the bell.

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    Stocks closed mixed after another volatile day that featured lowered outlook for two key insurers, more jitters over credit and mixed results from an effort to shore up financials.

  • Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley posted a stunning fourth-quarter loss after a bigger-than-expected $9.4 billion write-down and sold a $5 billion stake to a China fund to bolster capital.

  • Morgan Stanley, which Wednesday announced a fourth-quarter loss and a $5 billioncapital infusion from China, will suspend stock buybacks and take a close look at its staffing worldwide, Chief Financial Officer Colm Kelleher said in an interview.

  • Most companies this morning reported disappointing earnings, and a few highlighted the impact of inflation on their bottom line. 1) Morgan Stanley reported a loss of $3.61 vs. a consensus of a loss of $0.39.

  • Stocks staged a mini comeback Tuesday after a day that saw indexes seesaw on both sides of the unchanged line. The market once more fretted over the financial sector and could do the same on Wednesday.

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    Goldman Sachs posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings but its performance in November was "horrible," a senior executive said. 

  • Hundred Dollar

    Goldman Sachs Group fourth-quarter earnings rose 2 percent, beating expectations and capping a record year, but its shares fell after the investment bank cautioned that markets will remain challenging in the near future.

  • Goldman Sachs

    Goldman Sachs Group is slated to report its fiscal fourth-quarter results Tuesday before the opening bell. Following is a summary of key developments and analyst commentary related to the period.

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    Expect a bonanza of broker earnings this month with Goldman (GS) reporting Tuesday, Morgan Stanley (MS) on Wednesday and Bear Stearns (BSC) on Thursday. How should you trade it?

  • Banking stocks aren't dead, said Richard Bove, financial strategist at Punk, Ziegel; but they have to be judged differently going forward. Bove gave his insights into which Wall Street firms are the strongest-positioned -- and which will see their troubles getting even worse.

  • Goldman Sachs

    At Goldman Sachs, success has become something of a liability.

  • U.S. securities regulators sued two former financial advisers at Morgan Stanley Friday for defrauding at least 50 mutual fund companies and their shareholders.