US Banks Are a Bargain. Bank of America and 7 More Stocks to Buy.

Text size Bank of America says lenders with large loan books will be affected as the economy worsens. Dreamstime US financial institutions are trading at bargain-basement prices and continue to present a solid buying opportunity despite near-term market volatility, Oppenheimer said on Friday. In a research note on Friday, analyst Christ Kotowski said he expected … Read more

Stock index futures inch higher following a losing day Monday

Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading Monday following a losing day as investors prepare to rebalance their portfolios with the end of the quarter fast approaching. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 36 points. S&P 500 futures edged up 0.2% and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.3%. The overnight action followed modest losses … Read more

Mexican Lender Is Battered by Missing Money, Hidden Losses

Real CREAL Credit -10.15% built a booming business lending at high interest rates to Mexican teachers and other government workers. The loans were paid back through payroll deduction, reducing the risk of nonpayment. Now it is planning to file for bankruptcy in Mexico after it has faced growing skepticism over how it has been reporting … Read more

Morgan Stanley’s Pick says a paradigm shift has begun in markets. What to expect

Trader on the floor of the NYSE, June 1, 2022. Source: NYSE Global markets are in the beginning of a fundamental shift after a nearly 15-year period defined by low interest rates and cheap corporate debt, according to Morgan Stanley co-President Ted Pick. The transition from the economic conditions that followed the 2008 financial crisis … Read more

Morgan Stanley MS earnings 1Q 2022

A screen displays the trading information for Morgan Stanley on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), January 19, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Morgan Stanley is set to report first-quarter earnings before the opening bell on Thursday. Here’s what Wall Street expects: Earnings: $ 1.68 a share, 23% lower than a year … Read more

Where to start if you want your kids to grow up financially savvy

If you want to raise financially savvy kids, consider leaving the lectures behind and starting with an allowance instead. One of the most important things you can teach your child is the importance of saving, says Rose Palazzo, former head of financial planning at Morgan Stanley and now head of MoneyGuide at advisory platform Envestnet. … Read more