The bank will have to settle for nearly half what it originally agreed with Santander 2 years ago.
A number of encouraging signs hint that equities are safer in the financial sector.
These 2 stocks in very diverse industries are hitting the dividend sweet spot.
As the economy improves, these two companies are poised to reap the benefits -- one from the nuts-and-bolts side, the other from a financing angle.
CEO Jamie Dimon is in an unfamiliar place: The hot seat, as calls for him to give up his chairmanship rise. Still, the stock may now be too cheap to ignore.
This high yielding firm is a play on increased buyout and financing activity in the markets.
The homebuilder's shares are building extremely bullish momentum.
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