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The Fed has said banks must tap the equity market before anyone gets approval to return TARP money so...banks are again out raising money.
Great. As if the bank stress test wasn't confusing enough, as if the auto restructuring wasn't enough uncertainty, now we have half of the trading community frantically Googling "Tamiflu" this morning. The concern is that swine flu this could create another slowdown in global travel just as we are trying to figure out a bottom. Commodities, airlines, and hotels are weak this morning.
First, retailers enticed struggling consumers with deep discounts. Then they dangled buy-one-get-one free deals. The latest recession tactic? Guaranteed financial help in the event of a job loss.
Short week, long list. Here are our nominees for the lowlights from the realms of the rich, followed by our choice for winner. Vote for your own choice below.
More companies like Ford, GM and JetBlue are throwing a lifeline to laid off customers with refunds or payment protection.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. Founded in 1901, this company claims responsibility for the popularization of the malted milkshake. Now the second-largest drugstore chain in the U.S, it made multiple failed attempts to buy rival Longs drug stores last year. However, investors were happy to share a drink with the firm today as the shares soared on strong second-quarter results. Who is it?
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The pace of corporate layoffs picked up sharply in January 2009, reflecting the worsening US recession.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. News Corp. became the latest victim of the weakening economy, announcing it is planning on cutting jobs after reporting a quarterly loss on Thursday.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. GlaxoSmithKline and Tiffany & Co. on Thursday became the latest victims of the weakening economy, each cutting an undisclosed number of jobs.
January retail sales are tomorrow, but the big event will be lowered earnings guidance.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. Clorox, Time Warner Cable and Fidelity National Financial were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.
Another day, another round of corporate layoffs. Liz Claiborne and PNC Financial Services became the latest companies to announce job cuts on Tuesday
A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan, while a big Wall Street firm has further job cuts in store, according to reports.
A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy.
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More companies announced layoffs on Thursday as the employment picture continued to dim.
More companies announced layoffs on Tuesday as the employment picture continued to dim.
Another round of layoffs was announced by big-name companies Monday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.
More companies announced layoffs as the employment picture continued to dim.