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April 16- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's surprise surge in revenue and its upcoming IPO present a great opportunity for investors to load up on Yahoo Inc's shares, analysts said. Yahoo's shares, which have jumped 43 percent in the past year as CEO Marissa Mayer pushed ahead with her turnaround plan, were up 7 percent at $36.70 in premarket trading on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON, April 16- A U.S. government watchdog on Wednesday warned that big banks have dramatically boosted their borrowing from a federal housing finance program, a move that could pose risks to the government-sponsored system if a big borrower defaulted.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 23 or 1.5 percent, to $16.00. Citigroup Inc. rose $1.99 or 4.4 percent, to $47.67. Goldman Sachs rose $2.02 or 1.3 percent, to $154.74.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose 1.6 percent to $3.71 with 22,506,600 shares traded. Alcoa Inc. rose 2.6 percent to $12.86 with 29,500,100 shares traded.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 25 or 1.6 percent, to $16.02. Citigroup Inc. rose $1.86 or 4.1 percent, to $47.54. Goldman Sachs rose $2.16 or 1.4 percent, to $154.88.
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Bank of America Corp. rose$. 21 or 1.3 percent, to $15.98. Citigroup Inc. rose $1.58 or 3.5 percent, to $47.26. Goldman Sachs rose $1.67 or 1.1 percent, to $154.39.
The markets have a long checklist to cross off before mounting a comeback, and investors need to watch this tech stock this week, Jim Cramer said.
Citigroup reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Monday.
*Ukraine's Monday ultimatum to separatists saps risk appetite. *Wall Street eyes first big week of Q1 earnings. LONDON, April 14- There was no let-up for bruised share markets on Monday as growing fears of a military conflict in Ukraine followed last week's heavy sell-off on Wall Street, Tokyo and major European exchanges.
Asian equities were mostly lower on Monday following declines on Wall Street and as tensions between Ukraine and Russia weighed on sentiment.
After Friday saw a mixed start to the first-quarter earnings season from U.S. financials, tell us which bank is your top pick for the long-term.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 35 or 2.2 percent, to $15.77. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 55 or 1.2 percent, to $45.68. Goldman Sachs fell $3.26 or 2.1 percent, to $152.72.
The week's earlier gains were tied to safe-haven bids and bets the Fed would stick to a near zero rate policy at least into the second half of 2015.
NEW YORK, April 11- U.S. stocks slid in a volatile session on Friday, with the Nasdaq closing below the 4,000 mark for the first time since early February. JPMorgan's disappointing earnings also gave investors a reason to sell some bank stocks.
U.S. stocks declined sharply for a second session Friday.
*JPMorgan slides; Wells Fargo gains after results. NEW YORK, April 11- Selling accelerated in U.S. stocks on Friday as a lousy week came to a close, with biotech and tech shares again leading the Nasdaq lower and JPMorgan's disappointing earnings giving investors a reason to sell some bank stocks.
Tim Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, breaks down the banks Q1 earnings beat and explains how they are achieving consistent growth.
April 11- JPMorgan Chase& Co executives had an explicit message for shareholders after reporting declining first-quarter earnings: Don't worry, be happy that the bank isn't chasing short-term gains by making irrational lending decisions. The first quarter was a tough one for JPMorgan.
First-quarter earnings looked very different for two of Wall Street's biggest banks. For Wells Fargo, the news was good. For JPMorgan, not so much.