Let's get this over with soon so we can see what things look like when the smoke clears.
If you're looking to sell shares of large banks after Friday's FHFA lawsuits, it's probably too late. Instead, consider the many solid banks that don't have mortgage targets on their backs.
His deal with Bank of America helps us avert bigger catastrophe.
The former offers better growth potential, an analyst says. With video.
Strategists outline their views on financial stocks after S&P's downgrade of US credit.
Fight your instinct to call something big. Wait until the major indexes fall 2% to 3% before taking out your shopping list.
The financial sector has seen lots of job cuts, and Wall Street should brace for more -- perhaps 80,000 by year's end.
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All hail the bull market, which ended the week with a big rally. But it also is starting to look a little like 1987, which suffered an epic blow-out.
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