Shanthi Bharatwaj joined TheStreet in June 2010 after graduating from Columbia University with a master's degree in journalism. Previously, Shanthi worked as a financial analyst for a business newspaper in India covering the consumer sector and advising readers on their stocks and mutual fund portfolios. She also holds an MBA degree from The Institute for Financial Management and Research in India.
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New Residential Construction Rises 18% in 2013 to Highest Level Since 2007
Construction of new homes picks up in 2013 but remains below pre-crisis norms. The Census Bureau releases data for December on Friday.
Citigroup Misses Estimates by a Wide Margin (Update 2)
Citigroup reported earnings per share of 82 cents, excluding items, vs. analyst estimates of 95 cents per share.
What to Expect From Citigroup Earnings
Citigroup is set to report fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday. Here's 3 things to watch.
Mortgage Originations Projected to Drop Even Further in 2014
The Mortgage Bankers Association on Tuesday significantly lowered its mortgage origination forecast for 2014, while JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo reported steep declines in origination volumes.
JPMorgan Posts Fourth-Quarter Profit of $5.3 Billion (Update 2)
JPMorgan Chase kicks off bank earnings season.