Tuesday, 19 Oct 2010 | 9:48 AM ET

We Could Be Headed For A Put-Back Tsunami

Posted By: Lori Ann LaRocco
When news broke that problems with the foreclosure process at several large banks broke, several Capitol Hill lawmakers began calling for a national moratorium on foreclosures. Although the Obama administration has refused to jump on this bandwagon, it’ s worth considering the likely consequences of a national freeze. »Read more
  Tuesday, 19 Oct 2010 | 8:39 AM ET

Goldman Beats The Street — But Not Impressively

Posted By: Ash Bennington
A roundup of the morning headlines. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 6:04 PM ET

Walgreen's CFO Arrested For DUI...Again

Posted By: Cadie Thompson
Walgreen's chief financial officer Wade D. Miquelon, was arrested last month for driving under the influence for the second time in a little over a year, according to a report by ChicagoBusiness. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 5:18 PM ET

H&R Block Slammed Again

Posted By: Lori Spechler
H&R Block got slammed again today. One of the most actively traded stocks on the NYSE today, nearly 24 million shares changed hands closing near the lows of the session. Shares were pummelled after reports that the company had filed a lawsuit against HSBC for breach of contract (insert link here to Reuters story on cnbc.com) related to refund anticipation loans. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 5:00 PM ET

Are Banks Pushing Loan Mods to Cover up Mortgage Perfection Problems?

Posted By: Ash Bennington
A roundup of the day's headlines. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 4:08 PM ET

Bank Of America Resuming Foreclosures

Posted By: John Carney
Bank of America will re-start its foreclosure engines in 23 states by October 25, the company said today. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 3:28 PM ET

What Is The Correct “Number” to Buy Back Your Personal Freedom?

Posted By: James Altucher, founder and managing partner at Formula Capital
What is the correct “Number” to buy back your personal freedom? »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 2:44 PM ET

Bove: Put-Back Apocalypse Could Cost Banks More Than $150 Billion

Posted By: Ash Bennington
With new threats emerging to the housing and mortgage markets, investors have recently gotten jittery about bank stocks. I recently spoke to famed bank analyst Richard Bove to get his take on the mortgage mess. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 2:07 PM ET

Did Citigroup Just Flunk The First Put-Back Panic Conference Call?

Posted By: John Carney
Citigroup shares rallied following a third quarter earnings report that beat analysts expectations this morning, gaining back most the ground it lost in last week’s panic over put-back exposure. »Read more
  Monday, 18 Oct 2010 | 12:13 PM ET

Are Citi and JPMorgan Sharing The Same iPod?

Posted By: Ash Bennington
How are Citi and J.P. Morgan most alike these days? If you guessed unholy terror over potential putback litigation, good guess — but try again. »Read more

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