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Weak mortgage results from JPMorgan and Wells Fargo don't bode well as regional banks begin to report earnings, says one pro.
The stock market baffles investors; the "Mad Man" gets a high "Squawk" honor; and JC Penney stock hits the discount rack—all in our latest installment of "Talking Squawk."
So did at least one law firm, a hedge fund, a private equity fund, trade groups and lobbyists.
The Senate Banking Committee is set to hold a hearing on Thursday to examine whether regulators inappropriately "outsource" oversight to consultants that are paid billions of dollars by the banks. The NY Times reports.
This Friday starts the earnings season for the nation's largest banks. What should the long-term investors pay attention to? TheStreet.com gives an overview.
Up, down, up, down, up...will the market please decide? What does it mean? It means we are where we were nearly three weeks ago.
Some smaller regional lenders are seeing increasing commercial loan demand. Here are previews for the five largest U.S. regional banks by TheStreet.com.
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."
These two banks may find it hard to significantly increase dividends or buybacks.
Death is one of the only guarantees in life — that and taxes. And now, perhaps, getting hacked can be added to the list, and that's been a boon to the cyber-insurance industry.
Victims of 10 banks' shoddy lending practices will receive checks starting in April, even as some say the settlement is flawed.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
BAC experienced widespread outages Friday on its website and mobile banking apps due to an internal technical malfunction, according to a person familiar with the situation.
Some of banking's best-known names are still trading at very attractive valuations to book value and earnings estimates, TheStreet.com says.
Banking analyst Dick Bove may have changed firms but he hasn't altered his rosy view of the banking industry.
Banks are valued below historical norms and the worst of the new financial regulations are already done, and that has one banking analyst upbeat about bank stocks.
A couple of financial names could lead banking sector stocks higher in 2013, says Gerard Cassidy of RBC Capital Markets.
Five years after the housing bubble burst, roughly a million other U.S. homeowners trying to save their homes from foreclosure are stuck in the limbo, NBC News reports.
TheStreet.com identifies bank stocks that are trading at low multiples to forward earnings estimates.