Prepare for Dow 12,000 if Oil Shock Shakes Market
While an oil supply shock is not a Citigroup report’s “base case,” the ramifications of this “fairly fat tail risk” would be ugly.
Bank of America Fighting to Keep Dividend Hike After $4 Billion Blunder
Bank of America's note valuation error is "a step backwards for them," says one institutional investor, and "raises credibility issues."
BofA Halts Buybacks, Dividend Increase After Error; Stock Dives
Bank of America made a mistake in its stress-test report to the Federal Reserve; the stock took a 5.2% intraday slide.
Wall Street Bond Dealers Whipsawed on Bearish Treasuries Bet
Betting against U.S. government debt this year is turning out to be a fool’s errand. Just ask Wall Street’s biggest bond dealers.
Morgan Stanley Beats Estimates on Fixed Income Surprise
A jump in fixed-income results helped Morgan Stanley post the only increase in trading revenue among the six biggest U.S. banks this year.
Citigroup Shares Rise as Profit, Revenue Beat Estimates
Citigroup Inc. rose as much as 4.6%, the most in more than 15 months, after the bank posted a surprise increase in first-quarter profit and revenue.
Emerging Market Shakeout Putting Forex Reserves Into Focus
Foreign-exchange reserves are emerging as the latest battleground between traders and developing nations trying to stem the worst rout in their currencies since 2008.
Companies Squeeze 401(k)s From Facebook to JPMorgan
Employers are holding back on both the amount and the timing of 401(k) matching funds and dragging out vesting schedules.
Biggest Muni Bond ETF’s Premium Grows as Fund Exodus Abates
After the worst year since 2008 for municipal debt, the shift to a premium for muni ETFs points to a potential return to earnings
Citigroup Earnings Miss as Bond Trading Slump Slows Recovery
Net income at Citigroup more than doubled to $2.69 billion from $1.2 billion a year earlier.