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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Anonymous claims it will launch attacks against U.S. banking and government websites Tuesday.
The ING US IPO priced at $19.50, below the expected range of $21 to $24 a share.
Banks have shored up their balance sheets and continue to rack up the profits, while disappointing investors who are worried about growth.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
American Express reported first-quarter earnings that beat analysts' expectations, while revenue fell short of forecasts.
A new survey shows that the highest-paid internships aren't on Wall Street but in technology and social media.
In addition to credit, banks are analyzing your sentiment.
Earnings season kicks into high gear in the week ahead. Plus, at least 10 Fed speeches. How risk-averse are investors? Oh, this is going to put them to the test. Rest up.
Instagram has yet to monetize its photo-sharing social network. It may want to take a page out of Twitter's monetization playbook.
At car dealers across the United States, loans to subprime borrowers are surging — up 18 percent in 2012 from a year earlier, to 6.6 million borrowers. And it's the Federal Reserve that's made it all possible.
Some smaller regional lenders are seeing increasing commercial loan demand. Here are previews for the five largest U.S. regional banks by TheStreet.com.
Technology, financial and industrials are most attractive stock sectors, Oakmark Fund's Bill Nygren says.
Returning from war is not an easy thing. Returning from war and needing a job is even more difficult. Right now, the national unemployment rate is 7.7 percent. For post-9/11 veterans, it's more than 10 percent. There's a massive effort underway to change that.
Bank stocks have outperformed the broad market so far this year, and employment growth in the U.S. may not be strong enough to support a continued rally.
The bank capital return plans: Some banks returning as significant dividend payers.
Most banks got the green light from the Fed with their capital plans. In a surprise, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase received only "conditional approval."
Chase Bank said its website suffered a denial-of-service attack Tuesday, which took the site down for about 90 minutes.
Stock futures, after a brief pop, went back to a modest gain on the U.S. jobs report; the usual concerns that the data are so good the Federal Reserve may stop easing.