The Federal Reserve's approval of the rule sends a clear signal, bank analyst Mike Mayo of CLSA says.» Read More
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Several more Dow components report earnings Friday, providing a glimpse of how industrial and consumer companies fared in the squishy global economy last quarter.
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State Street has been rallying along with other financials, and the bulls kept piling into the investment-management firm yesterday.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day and what traders are looking out for on Friday.
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.
Mike Mayo is now trying to get back in—by buying up shares in bank stocks, an effort to gain entre to key investor meetings usually closed off to analysts.
The new wave of shareholder activism is is one of the best ways to stave off the heavy hand of government, CLSA analyst Mike Mayo said Wednesday.
Exchange-traded funds are the most important development for investors — and the fund industry — in decades.
The Northeastern United States braced on Friday morning for a possibly record-setting blizzard bearing down on the region, which forecasters warned could drop up to 2-1/2 feet (76 cm) of snow and bring travel to a halt.
Wall Street closed mixed on Monday, as stocks struggled to extend the January rally for another session. Apple led tech stocks higher with a 2 percent rebound while Caterpillar gave support to blue chips following its earnings report.
U.S. stock index futures were narrowly mixed as investors digested a batch of corporate earnings.
The S&P 500 could take a swing at 1500 in the near future if earnings news doesn't trip it up.
Following a surge in the financials sector in 2012, two analysts are divided over whether the stocks are now fully valued.
“It’s not a great business, but I think this could be a terrific stock,” said Cramer.
Among the stock activity stories for Tuesday, Oct. 16, from AP Business News:. _ State Street Corp. shares rose on after the custody bank's third-quarter earnings topped Wall Street expectations due to expense cutting and growth in investment management revenue.
BOSTON-- State Street Corp., one of the largest custody banks in the U.S., reported higher net income but a slight revenue decline on Tuesday, saying that while equity markets have improved, its clients are still conservative in their investments.
BOSTON-- State Street Corp. shares rose on Tuesday after the custody bank's third-quarter earnings topped Wall Street expectations due to expense cutting and growth in investment management revenue. THE SPARK: The Boston- based company reported adjusted earnings of $473 million, or 99 cents per share, on revenue of $2.36 billion.