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Closing Bell: Credit Suisse Close to DoJ Settlement; Dow Fails to Capture 20,000

Closing Bell: Credit Suisse Close to DoJ Settlement; Dow Fails to Capture 20,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hovered agonizingly close to its historic 20,000 level, though failed to gather the last bit of momentum to top the milestone.

Midday Report: Citi Backs Costco; Dow Continues March to 20,000

Midday Report: Citi Backs Costco; Dow Continues March to 20,000

Stocks climbed as the Dow Jones Industrial Average continued its march toward the psychologically important 20,000 milestone, a level it flirted with last week.

Deutsche Bank Has 'No Intent' to Pay Proposed $14 Billion Fine

Deutsche Bank Has 'No Intent' to Pay Proposed $14 Billion Fine

The bank's shares are taking a hit after the Justice Department proposes a $14 billion settlement.

Healthy Housing Market Making Mortgage Bonds Magnificent

Healthy Housing Market Making Mortgage Bonds Magnificent

A healthy housing market is making mortgage-backed bonds all the more attractive

Reverse Mortgages Can Give Homeowners a Cash Infusion, but There Is a Downside

Reverse Mortgages Can Give Homeowners a Cash Infusion, but There Is a Downside

A bombardment of advertisements is exhorting retirees to take out a reverse mortgage for income in their golden years. But it's important to understand clearly how they work.

Why the 2016 Candidates Are Ignoring Fannie and Freddie: It's Complicated

Why the 2016 Candidates Are Ignoring Fannie and Freddie: It's Complicated

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac took a lot of blame for the housing bust, and free-market purists aren't pleased they still exist. But most politicians don't want to discuss them.

Playing Housing Recovery With New Mortgage-Backed Bonds

Playing Housing Recovery With New Mortgage-Backed Bonds

The demand for housing is strengthening nationwide and that's creating opportunities in the non-agency mortgage-backed bond market, said Gary Singleterry, portfolio manager GAM Unconstrained Bond Strategy.

New Mortgage-Backed Bonds Offer Quality, Show Strength in Housing Market

New Mortgage-Backed Bonds Offer Quality, Show Strength in Housing Market

The demand for housing is strengthening nationwide and that’s creating opportunities in the non-agency mortgage-backed bond market, said Gary Singleterry, portfolio manager GAM Unconstrained Bond Strategy.

Why Wells Fargo Home Loans May Actually Grow With a Fed Rate Hike

Why Wells Fargo Home Loans May Actually Grow With a Fed Rate Hike

Although people borrowing money for a home typically want the lowest interest they can get, mortgage applications at Wells Fargo and Bank of America may actually increase as rates rise.

PNC Says Tech Upgrade a Higher Priority Than Acquisitions

PNC Says Tech Upgrade a Higher Priority Than Acquisitions

PNC Financial is jumping into a technological overhaul in order to keep pace with digital retail competitors and to protect its fee base, which already constitutes 44% of its revenue.