It looks like we have a winner in that race to repay TARP funds. What's the prize? Wriggling free from all those strings attached to it.
Stocks fell to a 12-year low Friday after the government announced plans to take a large stake in common shares of embattled Citigroup.
The market might be going nowhere fast but rotation in and out of sectors appears to be quite robust.
JP Morgan has put Bear Wagner Specialists up for sale, CNBC has learned. Barclays is the potential bidder according to the Wall Street Journal.
Plus, Cramer's plan for Obama and the conundrum of preferred shares.
Stocks jumped on Tuesday after Ben Bernanke delivered a big dose of relief when he signaled that nationalization of big banks was not at hand.
We on Power Lunch were all transfixed during Sen. Corker’s questioning of Federal Reserve Chief Ben Bernanke Tuesday.
Plus, Cramer makes the call on Home Depot versus Lowe's and the only financial stocks worth considering.
Anybody out there got the super-secret e-mail address for President Obama, the Blackberry addict? How about a cell-phone number for Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner?
The development boom that turned Poland, Hungary and other former Soviet satellites into some of Europe’s hottest markets is on the verge of going bust, raising worrisome new risks for the global financial system that may ricochet back to the United States.
Nationalizing insolvent US banks is the best solution to avoid a Japan-like scenario in which 'zombie' financial institutions would eat up public resources while the US economy would teeter on the brink of depression, Nouriel Roubini, economics professor at NYU and chairman at RGE Monitor told CNBC Tuesday.
With nowhere else to go, some of Wall Street’s biggest money managers are buying these stocks.
Today we introduce a weekly segment, "The Call of Shame", for CNBC's "The Call". It will highlight the lowlights and lowlifes in business and finance. This week's nominees are.......
By Thursday’s close, the Dow was trading at a level not seen in more than 6 years, falling beneath its former bear market closing low set on November 20th.
Plus, Cramer speculates on whom the new Dow Jones Industrial constituent could be.
CNBC's Jim Cramer has been critical of Warren Buffett's decision to sell some stocks in the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio, in part because it appears to contradict Buffett's public call to buy U.S. stocks last fall. But there is another way of looking at it.
The S&P Financials Sector is now down over 35% YTD and ~70% in the past 12 months. Given this continued drop, here is a look at how the short interest in these beaten companies has changed over time.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon 'jokes' about giving TARP money back at a town hall meeting.
Plus, get Cramer's calls on the Goldman Sachs news, agriculture stocks and one combination wind power-housing play.
Tough times on Wall Street are reaching all the way to the highest levels of the most storied former investment bank—Goldman Sachs—as partners there are being forced to borrow money to cover margin calls, according to sources within the firm.