I find myself wondering, based on the evidence the SEC is offering up in its complaint, whether the agency is poised to come after many other firms that failed to alert their shareholders to the risks they were taking in the mortgage market.
Stocks advanced on Thursday after a report showed jobless claims fell last week and banks gained, balancing the disapponting chain store sales this morning. Read and listen to what experts had to say…
Douglas Roberts, founder and chief investment strategist at ChannelCapitalResearch.com and Mike Williams, founder and managing partner at Genesis Asset Management shared their opposing market views and advised investors on where they should put their money.
Shares of Human Genome Sciences are up on the day Thursday and bringing in option traders. HGSI is up more than 4 percent to $3.15 in early afternoon trading, well off the $3.44 high of the day that was reached just after the open.
Stocks opened slightly higher on Thursday after a report showed jobless claims fell last week. Meanwhile, nonfarm productivity rose 1.6 percent in the first quarter, compared to the initial estimate of 0.8 percent and the 0.6 percent drop in the fourth quarter. Read and listen to what experts had to say…
New U.S. jobless claims fell for a third straight week last week; productivity rose 1.6 percent. What does this herald for the stock markets? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered his insights to CNBC.
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