Bankers and regulators are optimistic they will soon have an agreement intended to ease lenders' concerns.
Moody's Analytics Chief Market Economist John Lonski says employment numbers show more people finding work, but pay mostly stagnant.
Unlike in previous quarters, Goldman's strong third-quarter earnings performance was powered by businesses that are part of the company's future.
The U.S. housing recovery is still stuck is neutral in many markets.
Many banks still make money the old fashioned way -- by gathering deposits and making loans, says Dick Bove, analyst with Rafferty Capital Markets.
Other bank chiefs largely agree, though Anshu Jain of Deutsche Bank still wants to see better coordination between legal systems.
Fairholme Funds is appealing a recent court decision that dismissed its lawsuit against the U.S. government over claims to the profits of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Bill Gross released his first investment outlook since leaving PIMCO for Janus Capital, discussing dancing with his wife and his outlook for returns.
JPMorgan Chase shares have lagged the S&P 500, but analysts still favor the bank over Wells Fargo.
ETFs are arguably the cheapest, simplest and safest way to invest in the stock market, but many people don't know what they are or aren't interested in learning about them.