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The Fed Chair's problems are very different from anything his predecessors faced.
Eighteen months ago I put Goldman Sachs on my Best Ideas List (short) at $242 based on this thesis. At that time, the stock was a consensus long. Over the last several trading days nearly every trader in the business media has bought GS for a trade....
Goldman Sachs is among the companies included in Jim Cramer's GLOOM Index.
Taking the measure of what's keeping the markets in the dumps.
There's more holding back bank shares than a flat yield curve.
In the June Action Alerts PLUS members' call, Cramer addressed an AAP member's question about the portfolio's FAANG positions and whether that makes it diversified. Watch now for his answer!
Goldman Sachs is making a push into impact investing.
Don't count on it. The fundamentals paint two very different pictures, Cramer says.
Hey sport, interested in going from summer intern at an investment bank to running an investment bank? Take some quick advice from the success story that is Stifel Financial CEO Ron Kruszewski.
Once again, the members of the FOMC appear to be lacking in one area: doing their homework.
Fed signals more rate hikes than expected, putting a hold on the equities markets for now.
So it is that my attention once again turns to our financial institutions. The banks seem to be behaving very well this afternoon. Guess they like a 3% 10-year. Never mind that the 2/10 curve actually flattened after the Fed's policy change, and has...
Investors are waiting to see what Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says in his press conference Wednesday afternoon, according to TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer.
Rough, tough, can't get enough. Some of you know the rest. Some of you don't. Either way, you're here... your best pal, the Sarge, is back in the saddle subbing for the mighty Doug Kass, so let's button down those jerseys, tape on the foil and wade ...
Yesterday, the Time Warner -- AT&T takeover won approval. Here are my thoughts on the this merger. 1. I expect the T/TWX merger will be approved with perhaps minor concessions needed. There is at least an 80% probability associated with this outcome...
Two names I like ahead of the FOMC meeting, the Trump/Kim summit and this year's E3 convention.
Financials are catching a bid Wednesday as the smart money moves in.
Tech and retail gains aren't enough to lead markets to new highs.
We wait to see if there are some signs of stability away from tech before we feel compelled to buy.
With about two hours to go in the trading session, stocks remain elevated. Bonds are +4 basis points in yield, energy prices are weaker (crude down by a beaner). Gold -$2, copper + but agricultural commodities are taking a licking (wheat -17, corn -...
Look for a pop soon in the Dow as it catches up to the S&P, Nasdaq 100 and Russell.
"In the Donald Trump era the market has learned that reacting to negative headlines isn't a good idea. When stocks are driven down by the latest outrage it is inevitably just another buying opportunity. The Italian bond crisis is just another illust...
I am initiating a new occasional item this afternoon -- called Dumbest Comments in the Business Media -- because the superficiality and absence of rigor is so prominent. Here are the initial two dumbest comments from talking heads this week: * In re...
High above the Alps my Gnome continues to hear that Procter & Gamble's Board of Directors is looking at a spinoff into two or three separate companies. Don't know if it's true but this notion was part of my investment rationale, "I am Double Upgradi...
There continues to be some good looking charts and opportunities.
There are many reasons to be positive about U.S. banks -- and I'm trading them.
I covered some under $270. I covered all of my down -$4. I added to , , , , and .
I have covered all of my short (down by another +$4+) - I will reshort on strength. And I have covered some under $270 (shifting from large to medium) as I expect the market's drop to be irregular over the next few months - with plenty of time to re...
This week is no different. For one, this Friday brings the month of June.