More than a year after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson admitted that saying the bank would not get a bailout, was a ploy in the negotiations over the failed institution.
Markets started February on an optimistic note, after logging the worst month in over a year, in January. Will the trend continue throughout this month? Fritz Meyer, senior market analyst at InvescoAIM, and Ronald Weiner, president and CEO of RDM Financial Group, shared their market outlooks.
Investors started February on an optimistic note, bidding stocks higher after logging the worst month for the market in over a year in January.
Stock index futures pointed to a sharp rise to kick the month off Monday, following a third-consecutive losing January.
There was an agreement that banking regulation and reform was important, but no real plans on what to do.
Stocks closed out their worst month in almost a year with earnings failing to lift the market higher. How should you be positioned now?
As you know veteran trader Gary Kaminsky keeps his ear to the ground. And he’s hearing some interesting chatter about Goldman.
Considering the Citigroup CEO just told CNBC “profitability is not a concern on any long term basis," how should you trade Citi?
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Traders are coming to the realization that corporate America presented their most exciting earnings reports first in this earnings season.
With so many extraneous factors threatening to sideline your trades, Pete Najarian and Gary Kaminsky have some suggestions.
A defiant Treasury Secretary Geithner defended the government's bailout of AIG last year and denied playing any role in withholding information about deals that sent billions of taxpayer dollars to big banks
Finding the winners on Wall Street is usually as simple as looking at pay. Rarely are bankers who lose money paid as generously as those who make it. But this year is unusual.
What-did-they-know-and-when-did-they-know-it will be the over-arching theme of the questions. According to the US Treasury Department, Geithner was recused from "working on issues involving specific companies," including AIG after he was nominated on Nov. 24th, 2008, for the US Treasury Secretary.
Traders are hoping that the Apple tablet computer expected to be announced today can do it all... and lift the market in the face of all the headwinds.
The U.S. Treasury Secretary denied any role in disclosures about the insurer's payments to banks and defended his decisions as New York Federal Reserve chief to pay full price to retire AIG credit default swaps.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson staunchly defended the decision to rescue troubled insurer American International Group in 2008 and said he and others involved acted properly.
Fast Money trader Guy Adami has been anticipating a sharp downturn for some time. If you’re a bull, you might not like this.
As a majority of companies have beaten expectations, stocks have responded in muted fashion with major averages dropping below the breakeven point for the year.
Investors need to be aware of the new atmosphere before buying.