Juniper and Wendy's are downgraded, while Transocean is upgraded.
Investors are seeing a mixed bag of quarterly results as banks reel from weak trading revenue.
Earnings could be the catalyst that drives bank stocks into high-risk buying zones, but one big bank looks like a good buy on a correction.
Many regional and local banks are starting to do better as the economy expands.
We need reasons beyond 'commodities down, buy financial assets' -- because we have been down this path so many times.
The Brazilian bank has a sky-high annualized return on equity. Is this stock all it seems to be?
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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