Stocks surged on Thursday after the Fed said it would be patient in increasing rates and as oil rose.» Read More
A slew of developments that might otherwise seem unrelated, in fact share something in common.
Stocks finished higher Thursday, with the Dow posting fresh all-time highs for the third-straight day, following an upbeat weekly jobless claims report and ahead of the widely-watched monthly government jobs data.
These two banks may find it hard to significantly increase dividends or buybacks.
Companies need workers. But they're not hiring them because of Obamacare and the sequester. Well some are...but it's complicated.
The Bernanke-Draghi put: still very real, still very effective. It's happening again: a central banker (Draghi) speaks, confirms he is keeping rates low.
The "Fast Money" traders name a few stocks to buy on a pullback.
In its end-of-month investor note Feb. 28, the hedge fund Third Point LLC listed the U.K. cable provider Virgin Media Inc. as one of its biggest winners.
Veteran bank analyst Richard Bove continues to be bullish on the banking sector.
In order to ensure they can withstand a severe economic crisis, financial institutions must have a "checkup."
When Berkshire Hathaway and co-investors were putting together the deal to buy Heinz, they wanted the right to terminate the acquisition if they couldn't finance it in the event that some of the biggest banks in the world went bust.
Some of the 30 companies in the Dow Jones industrial average are still down from their peaks, reflecting a move in financial power. The NYT reports.
Investors in U.S. bank stocks may be in for a volatile ride over the next two weeks as the Federal Reserve releases results of its annual stress tests of bank capital in two steps.
In an investor briefing to be distributed late Tuesday or Wednesday, John Paulson will reveal that his gold fund fell more than 10 percent for the first two months of this year, said people familiar with the numbers.
As the Dow roars into record territory, there's one sector that's nowhere near its glory days: Financials.
A Facebook shareholder filed suit over the company's botched initial public offering and is seeking to hold Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg, directors, and officers responsible for the damage.
Retail investors fully embraced this bull market in February despite several possible headwinds, according to a survey.
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.
Bank of America said Thursday that the New York State Attorney General was investigating the bank over its purchase, securitization and underwriting of home loans.
Victims of 10 banks' shoddy lending practices will receive checks starting in April, even as some say the settlement is flawed.
Trying to cap banker bonuses is like attempting to catch air in your hands.