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As talk of Greece leaving the euro zone intensifies, two money experts offered competing investment strategies.
Federal officials aren’t supposed to cause bank runs. When FDR was hit with a massive set of bank runs shortly after taking office, he gave an address in order to calm terrified depositors, assuring them that the banks would reopen shortly, and that everything would be fine. But Chuck Schumer is no FDR.
Amid worries that Greece might ditch the euro after its upcoming election, the telltale sign of such a move will likely come much sooner, Benn Steil of the Council on Foreign Relations said Wednesday.
We’re likely to get Obama and Nancy and Harry running the most advanced economy in the world next year and the investor class doesn’t like what it sees coming.
As the Congressional Budget Office warned of a recession in the event of a federal fiscal stalemate, two senators appearing on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report” did little to bridge differences.
We're slipping back a little in the land rights department ... Thomas Jefferson would not be pround.
Bailing out the U.S. automobile industry “was the right thing to do” despite declining share values over the past year, former General Motors Vice Chairman Bob Lutz said Monday.
Dear Sen. McCain: Washington watchers know that you are a Teddy Roosevelt fan. That’s a good choice; TR didn’t get everything right, but no one does. He was one of our greatest leaders and I admire your taste...
Ongoing economic trouble in Europe, including a “bank jog” on Greek banks, this week could signal a third round of quantitative easing on this side of the Atlantic.
The global warming debate attracts some strange professional associations.
In the looming battle over priorities in federal budgeting priorities, two lawmakers on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report” boiled it down to tax cuts vs. spending cuts.
The raft of federal regulation which has built up over the past couple of decades has pushed the banking industry into making the loans for which they are now being criticized.
As the federal budget deadline approaches, Congress will probably be able to forge a deal — at the 11th hour, Sen. Tom Coburn said Wednesday.
Normally rising rates hurt stocks as fixed income investments take on additional attractiveness with higher yields ... but these are not normal times.
Asked what he would be willing to give up to address the U.S. debt crisis, Rep. Paul Ryan stood his ground Tuesday and insisted it was Democrats who needed to cede ground.
Lehman Brothers, Bear Stearns, UBS, Merrill Lynch – what do these firms have in common?
JPMorgan’s much ballyhooed $2 billion loss is no reason to ramp up regulations, noted bank analyst Dick Bove said Monday.
Why Fed member Kohn's recent statement that maybe we need to live with a little inflation is absurd and Bernanke is so right.
Following news this week that JPMorgan Chase lost $2 billion on a bad hedging strategy, former FDIC Chairman Bill Isaac on Friday urged U.S policies to prevent banks that are “too big to fail.”
Tuesday night on Larry Kudlow's show was interesting as always but a couple of issues stood out. Sean Tully of Fortune Magazine opined that oil could fall back to a range of $50-70 before too long.