×

Stocks Bank of America Corp

  • Stocks slipped Tuesday as investors fretted over the state of the banking industry and braced for what could be a dire first-quarter earnings season. 

  • Stocks slipped at the open Tuesday as investors fretted over the state of the banking industry and braced for what could be a dire first-quarter earnings season. 

  • Should Sponsors Get Money Back If Athlete Is No Show

    As this week's Master's tournament brings golf back into the spotlight, the golf industry itself is struggling.

  • Stocks slipped at the open Tuesday as investors fretted over the state of the banking industry and braced for what could be a dire first-quarter earnings season. 

  • US stocks looked set to sink at the open Tuesday as investors fretted over the state of the banking industry and braced for what could be a dire first-quarter earnings season. 

  • Easter Eggs

    As we are now into the 17th month of this recession, many investors are looking forward to the breather coming from a shortened trading week.  The markets will be closed for Good Friday and many others will be taking off on Thursday for the first day of Passover.  But will the markets continue their rally when everyone returns to work on Monday?

  • At the start of this short market week, the pros focused on last week's market strength in the face of bad jobs numbers, this week's launch of earnings season, and the stress tests on banks, which are to be finished by the end of the month.  Various combinations of outlooks prompted them to suggest, variously, that a bottom is being formed, or there could be another leg down before real recovery begins.

  • Following a 4-week rally the markets traded lower as of midday Monday, weighed by on-going concerns over the health of the financial sector.  Despite four weeks of steep gains, financials, industrials, and utilities companies remain deep in the red year-to-date, recording losses over 10%. Which are the worst/best performing companies?

  • bank_crisis_02.jpg

    Many of the recent fixes in the financial sector are merely "window dressing" and problems still persist in the banking sector, says veteran baking analyst Michael  Mayo.

  • US stock index futures pointed to a higher open Monday, following a bumper week for the major indexes, as investors looked to the next batch of corporate earnings results.

  • empty_plate_AP.jpg

    During a decade of easy credit and loose spending, American businesses built too many cars, houses, stores and factories. It turns out the country built too many restaurants, too. Some predict more than 20,000 restaurants will close over the next three years.

  • For the first time in what seems like forever, options trading is showing strong signs of interest in financial companies, and some long-awaited takeover talk in telecom.

  • Vince Farrell

    It's been a long time since we had our President speak and the market rally, but we saw it on Thursday when President Obama had a news conference at the G-20 meeting and the market went up 50 or so points on the Dow Jones average.

  • Prospects for banks have improved significantly and one analyst is says now is a good time to buy into selected financials

  • cramer_caption_promo.jpg

    What if you could put words in the Mad Money host’s mouth? What would you say? Here is your opportunity.

  • Bull_wall_street_front_200.jpg

    "This is a really big moment," says one investment pro.  "The real question in my mind is if we are dragging the floor up."

  • Those who forget the past are doomed NOT to repeat it.

  • US stocks looked set to continue their positive start to the quarter and jump higher at the open Thursday, as investors will look for reassurance from global leaders at the G20 summit in London. 

  • lewis_ken.jpg

    It was a mistake to take so much TARP money from the government and, unfortunately, it will take a while to pay back Ken Lewis, the chief executive of Bank of America, told CNBC Thursday.

  • US stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street after economic news showed steepening pressure in the jobs market.