NEW YORK, Oct 4- So far this year, top U.S. brokers managing more than $86 billion in client assets have decamped for a rival firm or decided go it alone- a troubling trend for big brokerages as teams with larger books of client assets depart. Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Bank of America's.
BP is promising investors its ready to shift back to expanding its oil production and building financial momentum.
Stocks in the S&P 1,500 displaying unusual volume in Wednesday's trading session.
Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers.
As long as financial problems in Europe and the U.S. continue, the market will remain flat and investors will remain nervous in 2012, the head of Raymond James Financial told CNBC.
Raymond James, an investment bank with $271 billion in client assets, said its best stock selections, which include Nvidia, may double in the next year.
All eyes are on corporate earnings this week as 20 percent of all U.S. publicly traded companies report quarterly results. Bespoke Investment Group co-founder Paul Hickey looked at 2,240 stocks and found just nine stocks that have gone up every time earnings day has rolled around.
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Crude oil will surpass $100 a barrel, but not till 2012, Pavel Molchanov, associate analyst for E&P at Raymond James, told CNBC Wednesday. Robert Yawger, senior vice president of energy futures for MF Global, sees oil spiking even higher.
To the chagrin of all those Scrooges, Grinches and bears out there it appears that Wall Street may have a very merry Christmas after all.
As this year progresses, we have seen many fillings but not nearly as many pricings when it comes to IPOs (initial public offerings). By the looks of it, that is about to change.
Investors are tired of paying high fees to money managers, who live fancy lifestyles.
Keep a close eye on the financials this week as lawmakers enter the final phase of Wall Street reform.
The S&P 500 has barely budged since hitting a 17-month high last week as volume continues to be light. Where is everybody?
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Stocks ended higher on Friday, as investors took a surprise hike in the Fed's discount rate as a signal the economy is getting stronger.
Chatter of rate increases intensified this week. Now market pros are bracing for the end of easy money around the world.