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The Path to Leadership: Goldman Sachs Executive Sheila Patel

The Path to Leadership: Goldman Sachs Executive Sheila Patel

Getting ahead in an investment bank isn't easy by any stretch of the imagination. TheStreet talks with Goldman Sachs executive Sheila Patel on how she has successfully risen the ranks at the firm.

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

In Texas, Teachers See Savings Eroded by Bad Bets on Exotic Stocks

A decade ago, amid an economic boom in "emerging markets" like Brazil, Russia, India and China, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas decided to plow nearly 10% of all savings into stocks from the countries. Now, the teachers are reeling from the mistake, with subpar returns and outsize risks that could have been easily avoided had the fund just stuck with large U.S. stocks.

TD Ameritrade Tumbles as JPMorgan Pushes Into Online Trading

TD Ameritrade Tumbles as JPMorgan Pushes Into Online Trading

JPMorgan's new online-trading app will offer 100 free trades per year, and $2.95 per trade after that, according to a report on CNBC.com. Shares of TD Ameritrade, E*Trade and Charles Schwab fell on the news of the new competitor.

This Top Analyst Loves These 4 Banking Stocks

This Top Analyst Loves These 4 Banking Stocks

One of Wall Street's best experts puts four bank players under the spotlight.

The Growing Power of Big Banks Like JPMorgan May Cause Community Banks to Merge

The Growing Power of Big Banks Like JPMorgan May Cause Community Banks to Merge

Both big bank and small bank stocks have treaded water for most of 2018 despite a strong first half for earnings. But, that could be about to change if mergers descend on the sector.

3 Simple Reasons to Buy Bank Stocks With Juicy Dividends

3 Simple Reasons to Buy Bank Stocks With Juicy Dividends

Bank stocks saw a mixed reaction to their second quarter earnings results. But with the outlook for banks still strong, investors should go hunting for the best names with the best dividends.

This Under the Radar Stock Picker Tells Jim Cramer He Is Bullish on Citigroup

This Under the Radar Stock Picker Tells Jim Cramer He Is Bullish on Citigroup

Citigroup didn't have the best second quarter from the investment banking space, but the stock may be too cheap to ignore.

Goldman Sachs Retains Buy Recommendation From TheStreet Ratings

Goldman Sachs Retains Buy Recommendation From TheStreet Ratings

Since TheStreet Ratings began coverage of Goldman in February, 2002, the stock has never slipped into the Sell range.

Deutsche Bank Surges After Surprise Q2 Preview Indicates Solid Earnings Growth

Deutsche Bank Surges After Surprise Q2 Preview Indicates Solid Earnings Growth

Deutsche Bank shares spiked more than 5% in Frankfurt after a surprise preview of its second quarter earnings release unveiled bullish expectations for Germany's biggest - but troubled - lender.

In Trump Era, Managing JPMorgan Is As Unpredictable As a Midnight Tweet

In Trump Era, Managing JPMorgan Is As Unpredictable As a Midnight Tweet

President Donald Trump's tax cuts delivered a windfall to big banks like JPMorgan, and he has slashed financial-industry regulations. Now he's making bank executives' lives complicated.