Italian lender Monte dei Paschi will likely be denied more time to increase capital by the ECB.
We will see something of a correction when the realization hits home that policy changes don't flip on and off, like a light switch.
Lawyers for investors accusing several major banks of conspiring to rig silver prices are seeking to revive the case.
While Bank of America expects the S&P 500 to reach 2,300 by the end of 2017, their forecast has stark bull and bear case.
U.S. stocks turn higher in uneven trade as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 attempt to set new records with just small gains.
The European Central Bank's quantitative easing program will buy fewer bonds from April 2017 onward, but tweaks to its rules have bank shares rising.
U.S. stocks haven't had two down days in a row in a month.
Deutsche Bank shares have gained more than 17% in the past three days.
The Dow's winning streak continued with the index closing higher for the 18th time in 22 sessions and clinching a record settlement for the third day in a row.