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The 24/7 Wall St./Flame Index: The Press Turns Against Chevron

Negative press about Chevron (NYSE: CVX) has reached a boiling point after news that the oil company had been hit with a $9.5 billion ruling by an Ecuador count. The ...
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The Future of “AAA” Ratings: Who Has It & Who Will Lose It

Media reports questioning whether the United States will keep its "Triple-A Rating" in the future are frequent.  The fear of endless budget deficit spending and quantitative easing have only added ...
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Top Day Trader Alerts (C, DRWI, ENER, LTD, MSG, NANO, SKH, TSLA, FNM, FRE, FNMA, FMCC)

There is another fairly unusual list of active trader and day trader alerts out there this morning.  We are seeing news and moves in Citigroup, Inc. (NYSE: C), DragonWave Inc. ...
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Public Service Announcement: Fannie & Freddie New OTC Tickers (FNM, FRE, FNMA, FMCC)

Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) (OTC-BB: FNMA) and Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) (OTC-BB: FMCC) have both just made their 'public service announcements' showing the new tickers for the shares of their ...
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Delisting Posse Heads to Ambac (FNM, FRE, ABK)

We already knew all about the big delistings for Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) and Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE).  Now the delisting process is heading the way of Ambac Financial Group, ...
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Reality Check: Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Go To Zero (FNM, FRE)

If you have watched Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) and Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE), you know what has gone on.  These are technically Federal National Mortgage Association (NYSE: FNM) and Federal ...
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Big Short Interest Changes in Major Cult Stocks (ALU, ABK, BBI, BGP, BRCD, C, DRYS, FRE, FNM, NOK, PALM, PMI, BPOP, RAD, SIRI, S, UNG, VG)

Many traders and investors love the active penny-stocks and low-priced stocks.  And betting against low-priced shares is something that expert short sellers frequently do.  The short selling from June 15 ...
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TOP DAY TRADER ALERTS (ABK, AMLN, NMTI, FNM, FRE, BP, WAG, CVS, KAMN)

Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABK) had been up over 6% but is now just up 2.5% at $0.80.  The troubled company has a debt for equity exchange announced with ...
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BP, Freddie Mac, and Mortgage Relief (FRE, FNM, BP, C)

Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) and Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) are two companies with an unlikely tie to the BP plc (NYSE: BP) oil spill catastrophe in the Gulf.  But after ...
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Top Day Trader Alerts (FSLR, FNM, FRE, NBIX, DSCO, ONTY, NVDA)

We have several day trader and active trader alert stocks on the move this morning.  Stocks on the move are First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR), Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM), Freddie ...
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The Twitter-24/7 Wall St. Stock Market Report 6.16.2010 The Wisdom Of Crowds?

Twitter has, by most estimates, 100 million members, which makes it one of the largest social networks in the world. All major media companies are on Twitter and some have ...
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Freddie Mac Delisting, Fannie Mae Next (FNM, FRE)

The day has come for Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) and Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM).  Freddie Mac has notified the New York Stock Exchange of its intent to delist its common ...
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24/7 Wall St. Ten Brands That Will Disappear in 2011

24/7 Wall St. has created a new list of brands that will disappear, which includes Readers Digest, Kia Motors, Dollar Thrifty (NYSE: DTG), Zale (NYSE: ZLC), Blockbuster (NYSE: BBI), T-Mobile, ...
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Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Bailouts Could Cost $1 Trillion

The cost of the bailouts of Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) and Fannie Mae (FNM) could rise as high as $1 trillion, according to Bloomberg. Even the most modest projections call ...
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Media Digest 6/14/2010 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

Reuters:   Obama's leadership will be tested this week by his reaction to BP plc (NYSE: BP) spill. Reuters:   Jobs are critical to the housing recovery. Reuters:   China's AgBank will attempt ...
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