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  1. Stock Market News for January 26, 2015 - Market News

    January 26, 2015
    Benchmarks ended mostly in the red after gaining for four consecutive days as materials stocks finished in the negative territory
  2. TD Ameritrade (AMTD) Misses on Q1 Earnings, Shares Dip - Analyst ...

    January 22, 2015
    Shares of TD Ameritrade (AMTD) declined around 0.5% in a day's trading following its first-quarter fiscal 2015 earnings release ...
  3. Stock Market News for January 21, 2015 - Market News

    January 21, 2015
    Benchmarks ended Tuesday’s choppy trading session in the green led by gains from technology shares
  4. Morgan Stanley (MS): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research ...

    January 21, 2015
    Morgan Stanley's fourth-quarter 2014 earnings from continuing operations missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Lower-than-expected ...
  5. Morgan Stanley Lags Q4 Earnings on Lower Trading Income - Analyst ...

    January 20, 2015
    A decline in trading revenues led Morgan Stanley's fourth-quarter 2014 earnings from continuing operations (excluding one-time ...
  6. Stock Market News for January 20, 2015 - Market News

    January 20, 2015
    Markets were closed on Monday due to the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday
  7. IMF Cuts, Q4 Earnings Mixed - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 20, 2015
    This morning, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) lowered its global growth forecast by 30 basis points, while big players ...
  8. Q4 Earnings Take a Breather for MLK Day - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 19, 2015
    Aside from a typically favorable earnings report out of Intel last week, most numbers from the big names reporting thus far ...
  9. Will Morgan Stanley Lag Q4 Earnings on Muted Revenues? - Analyst ...

    January 16, 2015
    Will the company be able to keep the earnings streak alive? Or will it disappoint this time around? Let us see how things ...
  10. Stock Market News for January 16, 2015 - Market News

    January 16, 2015
    Benchmarks ended in negative territory for the fifth-straight session on Thursday following the Swiss National Bank’s ...
  11. Stock Market News for January 15, 2015 - Market News

    January 15, 2015
    Markets ended in the red for the fourth-consecutive day after World Bank cut its outlook for global economic growth
  12. AmTrust Financial Completes Public Offering of $3 Million - Analyst ...

    January 9, 2015
    AmTrust Financial Services Inc. (AFSI) announced the sale of 3 million shares of its common stock in its underwritten public ...
  13. World's Top 10 Trading Companies

    January 7, 2015
    Which are the top trading firms of the world? Here is the list of the ones with highest trading revenue.
  14. Morgan Stanley (MS) to Sell MGT Business to Fiera Axium - Analyst ...

    January 6, 2015
    Morgan Stanley's (MS) infrastructure investment unit has decided to vend the Montreal Gateway Terminals (MGT) partnership, ...
  15. Morgan Stanley Reveals Data Breach by Employee, Probe On - Analyst ...

    January 6, 2015
    Morgan Stanley disclosed that information regarding nearly 10% or 350,000 of its wealth management clients was stolen by ...
  16. JPMorgan (JPM) to Pay $100M to Settle FX Price Rigging - Analyst ...

    January 6, 2015
    JPMorgan (JPM) has agreed to shell out $100 million as settlement in response to a U.S. antitrust lawsuit filed in 2013 by ...
  17. Stock Market News for January 06, 2015 - Market News

    January 6, 2015
    Benchmarks dropped sharply on Monday with energy shares leading the decline due to another slump in oil prices
  18. Morgan Stanley (MS) Mortgages to be Freshly Probed by DOJ - Analyst ...

    December 31, 2014
    The DOJ has renewed its investigation against Morgan Stanley (MS) and targets to accomplish a settlement within the first ...
  19. Goldman (GS) Invests $40M in Indian Vatika Group - Analyst Blog

    December 24, 2014
    Goldman (GS), the top global investment banking, securities and investment management firm, made an equity investment of ...
  20. Wells Fargo (WFC) Sued by NCUA over Sale of Risky RMBS - Analyst ...

    December 24, 2014
    The U.S. regulator for credit unions - National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) - has sued Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) ...
  21. Morgan Stanley-Rosneft Deal Fails over Russian Sanctions - Analyst ...

    December 23, 2014
    Morgan Stanley's deal to divest its Global Oil Merchanting unit to Russia-based Rosneft Oil Company has been terminated, ...
  22. Tesla (TSLA) Down on Target Price Cut by Morgan Stanley - Analyst ...

    December 18, 2014
    Share price of Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) declined after Morgan Stanley (MS) decreased the sales outlook and cut the target ...
  23. BofA, U.S. Bancorp Sued by NCUA over Sale of Risky RMBS - Analyst ...

    December 18, 2014
    NCUA has sued BofA and U.S. Bancorp for recovering losses on $5.8 billion worth of RMBS sold to five corporate credit unions.
  24. What Merger And Acquisition Firms Do

    November 13, 2014
    The merger or acquisition process can be intimidating. This is why merger and acquisition firms step in to facilitate the ...
  25. An Investor's Guide To Bank Stress-Testing

    October 20, 2014
    Just how are bank stress tests performed and what is the logic behind them? And is a stress test useful for evaluating a ...
  26. Q3: Not Amazing Nor Disappointing - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 17, 2014
    Market sentiment remains fragile and at risk of further deterioration despite an overall reassuring start to the Q3 earnings ...
  27. Q3 Earnings Scorecard as of October 16, 2014 - Earnings Trends

    October 16, 2014
    Q3 Earnings Scorecard as of October 16, 2014 - Earnings Trends
  28. Can Finance Sector Surprise Q3 Earnings Season? - Industry Outlook

    October 9, 2014
    Can Finance Sector Surprise Q3 Earnings Season? - Industry Outlook
  29. 4 Hot Financial Sector Stocks

    September 17, 2014
    The financial sector has been a top performer of late. Here are four hot financial stocks that are helping propel it.
  30. JPMorgan Chase & Co., Other Financial Stocks Strong During Market ...

    September 16, 2014
    When one sector is getting the beats, more often than not the money flowing out is going into another. It has been an unique ...
  31. Impact Investing: Making A Difference And A Profit

    June 10, 2014
    Most investors spend their time chasing returns. But what if there was a way to do good while also turning a profit?
  32. What First Horizon's FHFA Settlement Means For RBS and Goldman

    April 30, 2014
    The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has settled the smallest securities fraud suit that remained of the 18 it had ...
  33. Earnings Reflect a Frigid Q1 - Ahead of Wall Street

    April 17, 2014
    It's looking more and more like we???re going to have to wait yet another quarter for real earnings growth to take hold.
  34. Make Up To 70% From This Stock's Catch-Up Rally

    February 26, 2014
    Banks as a group have had a great couple of years with super-low interest rates and the essentially zero cost of money. The ...
  35. Profit From This Stock's Catch-Up Rally

    February 26, 2014
    Banks as a group have had a great couple of years with super-low interest rates and the essentially zero cost of money. The ...
  36. Four Stocks Poised To Make A Move Lower

    February 24, 2014
    Significant stocks that were leading the S&P 500 higher over the last six months have significantly diverged over the last ...
  37. Uninspiring Start to Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends

    January 17, 2014
    Uninspiring Start to Q4 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends
  38. Playing The Latin American Divide

    January 14, 2014
    While investors tend to lump all of Latin America together into one cohesive unit, the truth is there is a pretty big divide ...
  39. How is the Fed Like E.F. Hutton? - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 3, 2014
    Because when the Fed talks, people listen.
  40. Jamie Dimon Steers JPMorgan Through Rough Waters

    October 22, 2013
    JPMorgan Settles a $13 billion legal battle that address the myriad of issues surrounding Wall Street’s largest bank, investors ...
  41. How Effective Is The Chinese Wall?

    October 22, 2013
    Because underwriters work on one side of the Chinese wall and analysts work on the other side, information gathered by the ...
  42. The Road To Creating An IPO

    August 8, 2013
    Through an Initial Public Offering, or IPO, a company raises capital by issuing shares of stock, or equity in a public market. ...
  43. RetailMeNot Jumps 34% In IPO Debut--Should You Buy?

    July 23, 2013
    RetailMeNot (Nasdaq:SALE) went public July 18 at $21 per share. In its first day of trading its stock gained 32%. Is the ...
  44. Morgan Stanley's Buying Its Stock--Should You?

    July 19, 2013
    Morgan Stanley delivered second-quarter earnings July 18 that beat analyst estimates. As part of its announcement it indicated ...
  45. Realty Income Prices Senior Notes - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Realty Income Corp., the monthly dividend company, announced that it has priced a public offering of unsecured senior notes ...
  46. Banks to Face Tougher Regulations - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    On Tuesday, the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and the Office of the Comptroller ...
  47. Tough Capital Rules on the Way - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2013
    In order to strengthen the banking sector and mitigate the threats posed by big banks to the financial system as a whole, ...
  48. Taking The Contrarian Approach With European Equities

    July 2, 2013
    Investors continue to shun European equities due to the regions debt issues and economic problems. However, that’s a real ...
  49. Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview

    June 28, 2013
    Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview
  50. UBS Quits Indian Operations - Analyst Blog

    June 24, 2013
    Recently, UBS AG (UBS) surrendered its banking license in India.
  51. Is A Stockbroker Career For You?

    April 8, 2013
    Discover what you need to become a stockbroker and the variety of opportunities that are now available to you.
  52. So Who’s Right On Cliffs Natural Resources?

    March 28, 2013
    Iron ore and coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources has faced downgrade after downgrade in the face of fallen commodity prices ...
  53. Finding The Best Broker For You: What Every Investor Must Know

    January 28, 2013
    Each week, one of our investing experts answers a reader's question in the Q&A column from our sister site, ...
  54. Citigroup Trims Bonuses - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    Recently, Citigroup Inc. C) jumps on the bandwagon of slashing bonuses. The company reduced 10%-20% of incentives in its ...
  55. Weakness? Not at JPMorgan - Analyst Blog

    January 16, 2013
    Proving pessimists wrong, JPMorgan Chase & Company (JPM) came out with a positive earnings surprise of about 16% for the ...
  56. Morgan Stanley to Cut Jobs in Asia - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    Morgan Stanley (MS) has announced its plans to reduce its Asian workforce by 15%. As per Bloomberg, the company plans to ...
  57. Morgan Stanley to Cut 1,600 Jobs - Analyst Blog

    January 10, 2013
    On Wednesday, Morgan Stanley (MS) became the latest Wall Street biggie to announce job cuts. Starting this week, it is planning ...
  58. Morgan Stanley to Buy Stake in Eris - Analyst Blog

    December 21, 2012
    Morgan Stanley (MS) announced its plans of making an equity investment in Eris Exchange - a U.S. futures exchange that offers ...
  59. Goldman to Offload USI for $2.3B - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    On Monday, Goldman Sachs Capital Partners VI, a private equity fund of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS), agreed to divest ...
  60. Banks to Face Tougher Stress Test - Analyst Blog

    November 16, 2012
    Major American banks will have to undergo yet another round of stress tests early next year to prove their financial mettle ...
  61. The Bizarre Merger Of Jefferies And Leucadia

    November 14, 2012
    Leucadia's bid for Jefferies is curious on many levels. Find out why.
  62. Morgan Stanley to Divest Wealth Biz - Analyst Blog

    November 8, 2012
    Morgan Stanley (MS) has initiated strategic review - a process that generally concludes with divestment- of its Indian private ...
  63. Could The iPhone 5 Boost GDP?

    November 1, 2012
    Even though the iPhone 5 failed to meet analysts' sales expectations, it will likely have a positive influence on the U.S. ...
  64. Ocwen Wins Bid to Buy ResCap - Analyst Blog

    October 25, 2012
    Recently, Ocwen Financial Corp. (OCN) won a bid to acquire Residential Capital's (ResCap) mortgage-servicing rights (MSRs) ...
  65. Morgan Stanley Beats, Excluding DVA - Analyst Blog

    October 18, 2012
    Morgan Stanley's (MS) third quarter 2012 earnings from continuing operations came in at 28 cents per share, marginally surpassing ...
  66. Morgan Stanley Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    October 15, 2012
    Analysts are expecting a drop in profit for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) when it reports its results for the third quarter on ...
  67. Bank Stress Test Process Expands - Analyst Blog

    October 10, 2012
    Bank regulating authorities have finally approved the new stress test rules under the purview of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street ...
  68. Ocwen to Enter Mortgage Lending Biz - Analyst Blog

    October 4, 2012
    In a bid to expand its operations, Ocwen Financial Corp. (OCN) is preparing to foray into mortgage origination business. ...
  69. Bears Appeared on Morgan Stanley

    October 3, 2012
    New York, October 1st ( - Shares of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) ended the trading session lower by $0.1 or ...
  70. Merrill Penalized by FINRA, Again - Analyst Blog

    September 25, 2012
    For the second time in the last few months, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. - a wholly owned subsidiary of ...
  71. CME Unveils New IRS Futures - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    CME Group Inc. (CME) introduced a new genre of futures contracts that will be linked with deliverable interest rate swaps ...
  72. Morgan Stanley's Volcker Woes - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    According to Reuters, Morgan Stanley's (MS) plans of raising global infrastructure fund may be severely hit by the proposed ...
  73. RBS Initiates IPO of Direct Line - Analyst Blog

    September 17, 2012
    On Friday, as part of the commitment made to the European Union (EU) regulators, The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) ...
  74. Banks to Abide by Volcker Rule - Analyst Blog

    August 22, 2012
    In order to avert yet another financial crisis, the final version of the Volcker rule is expected to be released by U.S. ...
  75. AIG Sells $250M Notes - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    Yesterday, American International Group Inc. (AIG) announced the sale of unsecured senior notes worth $250 million. The proceeds ...
  76. Bears taking over Morgan Stanley?

    August 17, 2012
    New York, August 17th ( - Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) closed the trading session higher by $0.06 or 0.41% ...
  77. Pinnacle Loss, Morgan Stanley Sued - Analyst Blog

    August 8, 2012
    Morgan Stanley (MS) has been charged by a Singapore-based firm, Hong Leong Finance Ltd., of selling structured notes that ...
  78. Ocwen Reports in Line, Revenue Up - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    Ocwen Financial Corporation's (OCN) second quarter 2012 earnings of 32 cents per share were in line with the Zacks Consensus ...
  79. Citi Fears Smith Barney Charge - Analyst Blog

    July 23, 2012
    The surprisingly low valuation made by Morgan Stanley (MS) for its brokerage joint venture - Morgan Stanley Smith Barney ...
  80. What's Wrong With America: Goldman Sachs Building Private Bank

    July 18, 2012
    Goldman Sachs announced that it's building a private bank for wealthy clients.
  81. Goldman Tops Estimate, Revenue Down - Analyst Blog

    July 17, 2012
    The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) reported its second-quarter 2012 earnings per share of $1.78, significantly surpassing ...
  82. BofA Axes Commercial Banking Jobs - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2012
    In an effort to boost Global Banking segment's profits, Bank of America Corporation (BAC) has been reducing workforce, according ...
  83. JPMorgan Puts Its Interests Ahead Of Clients

    July 4, 2012
    Brokers at the bank sold underperforming JPMorgan mutual funds to customers despite better choices being available.
  84. AmEx Embracing EMV Technology - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2012
    In an effort to tap the emerging contactless payments market, American Express Company (AXP) is moving to EMV (Europay, Mastercard ...
  85. Preferred Stock ETFs With Huge Dividends

    June 27, 2012
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  86. JPMorgan Bails Out Junius Fund - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2012
    JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) is set to bail out its cash-strapped Junius Real Estate Partners Fund by investing $110 million ...
  87. PNC Ups Mortgage Buyback Reserves - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2012
    PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (PNC) plans to boost its residential mortgage repurchase reserves by around $350 million ...
  88. MS Enters Canadian Bond Market - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    On Wednesday, Wall Street Journal reported that Morgan Stanley (MS) has restarted bond trading operations in Toronto, Canada. ...
  89. Morgan Stanley Forms JV to Buy Loans - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    The private equity property funds that are managed by Morgan Stanley (MS) and The Blackstone Group LP (BX) have formed a ...
  90. A Trader's Guide to (ACOM)

    June 7, 2012
    Online family history and genealogy resource (NASDAQ: ACOM) popped on Wednesday as news came through of the ...
  91. China's Auto Market Gets An Octane Boost

    June 4, 2012
    With China's growth stalling, the country has begun plans for new stimulus measures. The first of which is a program to spur ...
  92. XLF, You've Seen Better Days

    May 22, 2012
    In the first quarter, things were finally groovy for major bank stocks and the corresponding ETFs. Bank of America (NYSE: ...
  93. Wells-Merlin Deal Raises Concern - Analyst Blog

    May 8, 2012
    Credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service, a division of Moody's Corp. (MCO) has raised concerns about Wells Fargo & ...
  94. Treasury to Sell AIG Stock - Analyst Blog

    May 7, 2012
    Basking after a good first-quarter performance, yesterday American International Group Inc. (AIG) announced the US Treasury ...
  95. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, ...

    May 3, 2012
    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, UBS AG, Wells Fargo and Accenture plc - Press Releases
  96. Wall Street Finally Gets Its Comeuppance

    March 23, 2012
    For years, we thought the investment bankers who helped cause the Great Recession would have the last laugh…but the cannons ...
  97. 3 Preferred Stock ETFs with Huge Dividends

    March 19, 2012
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  98. 3 Preferred Stock ETFs with Huge Dividends

    February 13, 2012
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  99. 3 Preferred Stock ETFs with Huge Dividends

    December 20, 2011
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  100. The Home Run In HR Software

    December 20, 2011
    Cloud applications for human resources are a natural extension of the movement. For investors, adding exposure to the tech ...
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