Charles Schwab Corp


  • Shopping for Stock Bargains in a Volatile Market Friday, 18 Jan 2008 | 1:04 PM ET

    Stocks slipped again today after an early rally, and the word "recession" seems to be rolling off everyone's tongue.  CNBC asked market experts how investors can best weather this storm.

  • Fast Message - We Answer Your Questions Thursday, 17 Jan 2008 | 7:23 PM ET

    Time to sort through the Fast Money in-box and answer more of your questions. William writes, “Will other major banks cut their dividend like Citigroup did?”

  • Can You Profit From The Craze? Thursday, 17 Jan 2008 | 6:56 PM ET

    What’s the best way to trade surging volatility in this unfriendly market?

  • Market Insider Look Ahead To Wednesday Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | 5:00 PM ET

    Here is just a quick look at what you can expect in Wednesday's markets. Consumer inflation data and earnings news will help set the tone after Tuesday's rocky market. Before the bell earnings are expected from J.P. Morgan and Wells Fargo.

  • E-Trade Gets $2.5 Billion from Citadel Investment Thursday, 29 Nov 2007 | 2:20 PM ET
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    Online brokerage E-Trade Financial Corp, which has been pounded by credit woes in the mortgage business, said on Thursday that it was getting a $2.55 billion cash infusion from investors led by Citadel Investment Group.

  • Stocks Rally, Led by Retailers, Financials Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 2:19 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher in a shortened session as the kickoff to the holiday shopping season lifted retail stocks, while signs of progress in a plan to relieve credit market strain helped major banking stocks.

  • E-Trade Financial Holding Talks With Possible Buyers Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 11:55 AM ET
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    E-Trade Financial, the beleaguered online trader, is in talks to sell itself, according to people familiar with the situation. Bankers say that while there is plenty of interest, it is far from clear whether anything will get done.

  • Insulated From Subprime? Thursday, 15 Nov 2007 | 3:35 PM ET

    Asset managers may be better insulated from subprime woes than banks, but should you bet on them as financials begin recovering from credit crisis?

  • Portfolio Manager Gives Tech, Bank Stock Picks Tuesday, 6 Nov 2007 | 4:07 PM ET

    For some time now, the watchword in investing has been "value." As a result, some fund managers think, the prices of growth stocks have slid to bargain levels. Tom Ognar, portfolio manager of the four-star Wells Fargo Advantage Growth Fund, agrees.

  • Schwab Profit Rises 40 Percent, Beating Estimates Monday, 15 Oct 2007 | 11:42 AM ET

    U.S. discount brokerage Charles Schwab posted a 40 percent increase in third-quarter profit Monday, beating analyst estimates as client assets grew to a record high.

  • Rise in Client Assets Boosts Schwab Profit Monday, 15 Oct 2007 | 9:00 AM ET

    U.S. discount brokerage Charles Schwab Corp  reported a higher quarterly profit Monday as client assets grew to a record high.

  • Charles Schwab, the largest U.S. discount brokerage, Monday said it expects third-quarter profit from continuing operations per share to rise 30 percent to 35 percent from the second quarter.

  • TD Ameritrade Hacked; Customer Info Stolen Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 12:32 PM ET
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    Online brokerage TD Ameritrade Holding said Friday one of its databases was hacked and contact information for its more than 6.3 million customers was stolen.

  • TD Ameritrade CEO Says Firm Continues To Talk To Rivals Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 3:32 PM ET

    The chief executive on TD Ameritrade told CNBC on Wednesday it could not comment on recent merger speculation but said the company continues to talk to competitors, as disclosed in a regulatory filing submitted several weeks ago.

  • Schwab Site Temporarily Malfunctions, Thwarting Traders Thursday, 16 Aug 2007 | 3:28 PM ET

    Parts of the Charles Schwab Web site and phone system were temporarily knocked out or running slowly Thursday, leading to long waits for clients trying to access their accounts or execute trades, CNBC Silicon Valley Bureau Chief Jim Goldman has learned.

  • Schwab Net Up 16% as Client Assets Increase Tuesday, 17 Jul 2007 | 11:34 AM ET

    Discount brokerage Charles Schwab posted a 16% increase in second-quarter profit as new policies to attract clients paid off.

  • SEC Approves Use of 3-Letter Tickers on Nasdaq Tuesday, 10 Jul 2007 | 7:05 PM ET

    The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a plan to allow companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange to retain their three-letter ticker symbols should they transfer to rival Nasdaq Stock Market.

  • Brokerage and financial advisory firm Charles Schwab said it will use cash it received from selling off private wealth unit U.S. Trust to pay a special dividend and repurchase $2.3 billion in shares.

  • BofA Private Bank Keeps U.S. Trust Name: N.Y. Times Monday, 18 Jun 2007 | 4:53 AM ET
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    Bank of America's private bank business serving rich customers will be named U.S. Trust, marking the first time the company has adopted the name of a business it has bought, the New York Times reported on Monday.

  • Two hedge funds said Friday they plan to ask TD Ameritrade to disclose documents relating to any merger discussions, renewing pressure on the company to combine with a competitor.