In these highlights from his trading diary in the past week, Doug Kass writes about Ukraine, shorting bonds and weakness in the markets.
03/15/14 - 04:25 PM EDT
Shares of Bank of America decline 2% on another weak day for the sector, as investors continued to worry about Russia's aggression in Ukraine.
03/14/14 - 04:39 PM EDT
Legislation expected soon that would wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is running into resistance from both the left and the right before it has even been completed.
03/14/14 - 01:09 PM EDT
The Internal Revenue Service considers tax preparation fraud a serious threat to taxpayers -- it made No. 3 on the agency's list of "Dirty Dozen" tax scams last year.
03/14/14 - 11:00 AM EDT
Customers using their tablets and smartphones for shopping purposes will certainly be a tailwind for some retailers, but it may not create a "massive amount of incremental sales," according to Wells Fargo analysts.
03/14/14 - 01:01 PM EDT
Warren Buffett may be breaking ground devising ways to avoid capital gains taxes on Berkshire's best investments.
03/14/14 - 10:36 AM EDT
Elected officials are finally speaking publicly about the fight between Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholders and the Obama Administration, though what they are saying for the most part is this: leave it to the courts.
03/14/14 - 06:00 AM EDT
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Amazon is planning to open its fourth fulfillment center in Washington, creating hundreds of full-time jobs at the new site, the company said Friday.
03/14/14 - 10:18 AM EDT
The custody bank leads the banking sector lower amid a broad market selloff.
03/13/14 - 04:48 PM EDT
Energy Transfer Equity may become the focus of LNG-export focused invetors when it spins its Lake Charles facility to a master limited partnership.
03/13/14 - 04:19 PM EDT
Embedding chips into credit cards is part of an arms race against online fraud, but the cost of card readers to merchants will be high.
03/13/14 - 01:50 PM EDT
The San Francisco-based social gaming company launches a new Hit It Rich! Casino Slots game featuring Ted, the obnoxious talking stuffed animal in the 2012 movie with the same name.
03/13/14 - 01:49 PM EDT