BOSTON (TheStreet) - The European Central Bank's next long-term refinancing operation (LTRO) leads your quick fix of company, market, economic and investing news for Tuesday, Jan. 31.
Tuesday's 5 Biggest Stories
Everyone loves liquidity. Banks are now expected to
borrow 1 trillion euros
under the next LTRO program by the ECB. This, however, isn't expected to fix the banks.
A German-led pact calling for
gains approval in Europe in the first step towards a fiscal union. Supposedly.
Another European Union summit, another round of
frustration over Greece's debt situation
. Just wait until they hear about Portugal.
hits a new record in December, even as Germany's unemployment rate falls.
It's primary day in Florida. Does
have enough in him for another comeback if he loses today to Mitt Romney?
shares get smacked after the retailer issues a warning on fourth-quarter profitability.
, out with results this morning, could see added momentum.
Everyone will be watching
tonight for Kindle Fire sales figures.
names a new head of retail to replace Ron Johnson.
is actually a very healthy dividend payer.
is shaping up one month into 2012.
Odds and Ends
Snoop Dogg endorses...
For your Tuesday music video, I decided to go the classic rock route. Here's
doing their best cover of "Smells Like Teen Spirit."
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