BOSTON (TheStreet) -- Greek debt talks, which are reportedly turning constructive again, lead your quick fix of company, market, economic and investing news for Thursday, Jan. 26
Thursday's 5 Biggest Stories
Private creditors are reportedly set to accept a lower coupon on
in order to get a deal done. I'm
this is now the end of the talks.
was aiming to kill the dollar with the decision to project that interest rates will stay low through 2014, well, mission accomplished.
It looks like the
has its finger on the trigger for more bond buys. The QE3 is about to set sail, folks.
Today In Good News:
Italy auctioned more debt
with enough demand to drive borrowing costs down sharply.
Today In Bad News: All of that ECB cash that European banks are hoarding could force
company default rates to double
Quote of the Day
""I'm confident he'll be president. But I'm also confident he's going to have the privilege of having another secretary of the Treasury," Treasury Secretary
said of his chances to remain in the position if President Obama is re-elected to another term.
is growing once again, even if earnings aren't.
latest earnings release isn't pretty as the handset maker posts a bigger-than-expected loss.
With earnings out of the way, it's time to ramp up the
speculation machine again. This time, it's iPhone 5 rumors.
are finally catching up to the reality of the economy.
is killing savers in the U.S.
After yesterday's Fed announcement, everyone is telling you to
. Well, except this guy.
Investors are probably
overpaying for safety
Odds and Ends
James Gorman really has no use for crybabies at
who are whining over bonuses.
It's Thursday. I realize I've been giving you music videos of too many indie rock bands lately, so here's a
song to get you pumped for the trading session.
-- Written by Robert Holmes in Boston
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