JPMorgan misses earnings estimates while Wells Fargo beats. But investors are betting JPM's bad news will carry the day.
The middle class has declined from 53% in 2008 to 44%, and one study says we're getting more 'comfortable' with the descent.
Though most sellers don't think of it, exploring open houses provides a chance to see how their home compares.
After paying down debt and investing in retirement funds, it's okay to make a smart purchase for your own long-term benefit.
All regional and money center banks report their quarterly results in April. 'Too big to fail' JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo begin this earnings wave before the opening bell on Friday.
Playing earnings correctly can sometimes be the difference between a passing and a failing portfolio.
The housing reform legislation that appears to have the most support from the Obama Administration takes sharp criticism from an icon of the Left.
Home sellers are happy enough, but only 41% of middle-class families with two incomes can afford to buy in 40 major U.S. cities.
BofI's net interest margins could fall 40% as the company's opportunity to buy distressed residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS) fades, according to hedge fund Kerrisdale Capital. Meanwhile, BofI's low-cost deposit taking structure may turn from a competitive advantage into a weakness, as short term interest rates rise in coming years.
Ashford Hospitality Trust (AHT) shares are down 6.3% to $10.50 in trading Wednesday.
Despite all their stress and anxiety, only a quarter of U.S. workers say they take full advantage of vacation opportunities.
The economy might be inching toward firmer ground, but there are still plenty of Americans going bankrupt -- mainly from debt litigation.
With its stock trading at just 11 times 2015 estimates, which is 2 points below the industry average, Wells Fargo remains the best bargain in banking.
Just five states -- Florida, Michigan, Texas, California and Georgia -- account for nearly half the foreclosures completed in the 12 months ended with February.
A boom in the syndication of leveraged loans could hit the bottom line of some large banks.
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