National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG)

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National Bank of Greece Capital Raise Maybe Not Enough — S&P

Standard & Poor's has affirmed its CCC rating on National Bank of Greece S.A. (NYSE: NBG). The call sounds like it is one of stability on the surface, but S&P's ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, BofA, Boardwalk, Netflix, NBG, SanDisk and More

Stocks have recovered from their recent selling pressure, but now investors have to consider that a three-day weekend is here for all major markets in Europe and in North and ...
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Why NBG Should Like Greece’s Bond Sale But Didn’t

The capital markets have opened back up to Greece. The struggling, or very struggling, island nation in the eurozone (and one of the PIIGS), has tapped the capital markets for ...
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National Bank of Greece Reports Profits Again

National Bank of Greece S.A. (NYSE: NBG) is trying to still manage a turnaround. If earnings are a barometer, then the bank could be on the way back up. The ...
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Six Analyst Stocks to Buy Under $10 for Big Upside

This last week was not exactly a great week for the bull market. After the bull market has now officially turned five years old from its March 2009 bottom, the ...
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Greek Recession to End Sooner Than Expected?

It is really hard to get excited about anything in Greece and the peripheral nations. That has been the mantra for years now, even before the U.S. recession. But maybe ...
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Turkish Central Bank Gets Desperate to Save Its Currency

The Turkish Central Bank is not exactly the most widely followed central bank in the world. That may be true 364 days of this year, but on Tuesday all eyes ...
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NBG Scores in Very Rare Greek Bank Credit Rating Upgrade by Moody’s

It seems hard to believe after years of decline, but bad news out of Greece has changed to "less-bad" and then to almost good news. We previously saw that the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: eBay, NBG, Petrobras, Twitter and More

Stocks have had gains for eight weeks now and the stock market keeps challenging all-time highs. It is time for investors to start positioning their assets and portfolios for 2014. ...
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NBG Must Like a Greek Budget Surplus

Shares of National Bank of Greece S.A. (NYSE: NBG) are chugging higher on Thursday. There has not been any direct news out of the company to account for the gain, ...
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Recovery and No Inflation Driving European Rate Cut Hopes

The U.S. Federal Reserve may have slashed the Fed funds rate as low as humanly possible. After all, how can you beat zero percent (actually targeted 0.00% to 0.25%)? The ...
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The Greek Recovery from Left Field

Greece and its banks may have found a friend in billionaire investor John Paulson. A report from Reuters has said that Paulson now favors the recapitalized banking sector as a bet ...
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Is Turkey Really Safe For Western Investors Again?

Turkey is supposed to be one of the great emerging markets. Unfortunately, its growth has been derailed, its nation was hit hard by protests and unrest over the summer, and ...
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Two Key Greek Sentiment Proxies Show Different Outcomes for Greece

Which way the future of Greece goes is still up in the air. If you read enough of the financial and political news coming out of and about the European ...
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S&P Maintains National Bank of Greece Ratings, with Negative Outlook

Standard & Poor's has decided that the corporate credit ratings for the National Bank of Greece S.A. (NYSE: NBG) are affirmed at "CCC/C." What remains a caution is that the ...
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