Banking & Finance

With tens of billions of new capital coming to effectively privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, is it possible that one or both will be able to pay dividends to their shareholders?
Jon C. Ogg
When the economy went into panic mode and the insta-recession was becoming unavoidable, many major companies and small companies alike began taking immediate action to either maintain strong...
Jon C. Ogg
The instant recession from COVID-19 has put countless millions of Americans in a bad position so fast that they just did not have time to prepare for the recession, being locked down at home and...
Jon C. Ogg
24/7 Wall St. has tracked one analyst report from Wall Street calling for price targets that imply well over 100% long-term upside in Fannie Mae and in Freddie Mac.
Jon C. Ogg
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) is about to bolster its capital to the highest levels in the company’s history. The bank has held a large position of more than 22% of...
Jon C. Ogg
After markets closed Wednesday, Square reported a net loss of $0.02 per share and $1.38 billion in revenue for its third fiscal quarter. Consensus estimates called for $0.13 in earnings per share and...
Chris Lange
Merchant services and mobile payment company Square is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Wednesday.
Chris Lange
Many retail investors have complained over time that buying some of the market’s greatest stocks is just too difficult or too expensive for them to buy into. The notion of fractional ownership...
Jon C. Ogg
These four top capital markets stocks offer solid upside to the Goldman Sachs target prices, and with all four paying out dividends, the total return potential is also a solid positive.
Lee Jackson
After markets closed Thursday, Visa reported earnings per share (EPS) of $1.39 and revenues of $5.9 billion. Consensus estimates called for EPS of $1.35 and $5.75 billion in revenue.
Paul Ausick
American Express came through its earnings report, and its shares were up both on Friday and again on Monday.
Jon C. Ogg
This is not exactly a time that investors would expect some of the underperforming banks to be out with good news.
Jon C. Ogg
American Express released mixed first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. Shares were higher in premarket trading.
Chris Lange
The economy was looking great at the start of 2020 with higher wages, low unemployment and a very healthy consumer. It took less than 60 days for the stock market to begin its slide and less than 75...
Jon C. Ogg
American Express is scheduled to release its first-quarter earnings report before the opening bell on Friday.
Chris Lange