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BofA Promotes CEO Moynihan To Chairman As Well

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) has made some serious corporate governance news that could change how the bank's oversight is handled in the years ahead. The company announced on ...
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Wells Fargo Leads Banks in Number of Branches

Bank branch count is not directly related to a financial firm's total deposits, but the correlation is close. Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) had 6,314 branches as of June 2014. ...
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Short Sellers Flee Major Banks and Brokers

The news short interest figures are out for the September 15 settlement date. Short sellers have made some key changes in the major money center banks and bulge-bracket brokers that ...
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AbbVie Joins the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Overall, there was little movement among the most shorted stocks on the New York Stock Exchange between the August 29 and September 15 settlement dates, other than a surge in ...
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10 Companies Cutting the Most Jobs

Through August, planned job cuts were slightly lower than they were during the first eight months of 2013. In all, companies have announced just under 333,000 planned layoffs so far ...
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Baird Sees Big Rotation From REITs and Utilities to Financials

All of the top firms that we cover at 24/7 Wall St. seem to be getting the same question from their clients. What do we do now that the market ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Auxilium, BofA, Genworth, MGM, Walgreen, Wynn, Yahoo and More

Stocks were soft on Monday and investors still seem eager to find bargains or overlooked equity stories. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst reports each morning of the week ...
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RBC Says These Top Stocks to Benefit the Most From Apple Pay

Clearly, after many years of the same old same old, Tim Cook and the team at Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) were not only needing to generate new buzz, they had ...
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Sprint Joins the 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Surges in short interest between the August 15 and August 29 settlement dates pushed Sprint into the top five and Kinder Morgan into the top 10 most shorted stocks on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, BofA, FireEye, Ford, J.P. Morgan, Linn Energy and More

Stocks were indicated to have a soft open on Monday. The U.S. equity market is at all-time highs and investors still remain optimistic about the U.S. recovery and are looking ...
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6 High-Profile and Controversial Analyst Downgrades

Investors hear it in the financial media all the time: Strong Buy, Buy, Outperform, Overweight and the like. What they hear less of than brokerage firms telling them to buy ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ABB, BofA, J.P. Morgan, SanDisk, Micron, Mylan and More

Stocks were firm Wednesday morning after news of a Russia-Ukraine ceasefire agreement. Investors saw stocks gain handily in August, but they are still looking for value and fresh research ideas. ...
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Bank of America Still in Big Trouble

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) may have settled on a $16.65 billion fine for mortgage law violations. However, if faces at least one more large lawsuit, customer service problems ...
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Stocks With the Largest Short Interest

Several companies had more than 100 million shares sold short for the two-week period that ended on August 15. Among these was perennial leader Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI), ...
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10 Fresh Higher Dividends and Buybacks That Should Not Be Overlooked

The trend has been around for years: companies reward their shareholders by paying out dividends or buying back stock. Some companies do both. But what stands out the most is ...
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