Risk Levels were Effectively Masked by Major American Banks, Report Speculates

Risk Levels were Effectively Masked by Major American Banks, Report Speculates

Citing figures from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, a source has speculated that all the major American banks managed to temporarily lower their debt levels just before reporting over the past five quarter, which made it look like their balance sheet were less risky.

An Overview of the American Tax Withholding System

An Overview of the American Tax Withholding System

Income taxes were not always taken back from people's paychecks. In fact, withholding of income tax is a pretty recent development. Before the year 1943, taxes were only withheld at times when the Government required to come up with some extra revenue.

Fitch Ratings Downgrades Greece's Credit Rating to BBB-

Fitch Ratings Downgrades Greece's Credit Rating to BBB-

On Friday, Greece was hit by yet another financial worry after Fitch Ratings decided to pull down the country's rating because of the debt that it currently holds and growing concerns about the Government's ability to effectively handle the huge amount of money owed.

Earnings Announced by Constellation Brands

Earnings Announced by Constellation Brands

Constellation Brands, the alcoholic beverage manufacturer, announced quarterly earnings on Friday that managed to exceed expectations, mainly on the back of increased sales in its wine and vodka businesses that overshadowed the weak beer sales.

The full year earnings estimate shared by the company, however, managed to fall short of expectations.

71% Rise Recorded by Ambac Shares on Successful Quarterly Figures

71% Rise Recorded by Ambac Shares on Successful Quarterly Figures

On Friday, shares of the Ambac Financial Group Inc. recorded a rise of a whopping 71% on heavy volume, after the bond insurer revealed a successful fourth-quarter earnings figure.

Search Growth Across US Slows - comScore Data

Search Growth Across US Slows - comScore Data

Some latest figures released seem to hint that the search engine industry could now start to decline after many years of unprecedented success. As has been seen by the data shared by comScore's qSearch estimates, overall search volume growth managed to slow down to as much as 7.6% for the month of March this year, from February's growth figure of 10.4%.

Adjustable-Rate Mortgages Boost Savings

Adjustable-Rate Mortgages Boost Savings

Attributable to the improving economy and the Government's effort to balance the rates, the Interest rates for the home loans for a period of 30-years have gushed forward and reached the maximum level since eight months.

Oil Prices Face Slump, Drop Below $85

Oil Prices Face Slump, Drop Below $85

Many issues have led to the fall in the oil prices and one of the issues is the weak demand being faced. It has dropped for the third consecutive day. The downturn has rubbed off all the past gains which happened due to economic hopefulness and a weak dollar.

Palm’s Buyout Rumors Makes Shares go down at the Stock Exchange

Palm’s Buyout Rumors Makes Shares go down at the Stock Exchange

Palm Incorporation faced a huge slump in the shares after the news was leaked of its takeover which made the stocks unstable. Rumors mounted up about the takeover in the market.

U.S. Bank Failures on a High, BNC Bancorp Buys South Carolina

U.S. Bank Failures on a High, BNC Bancorp Buys South Carolina

Myrtle Beach was bought by BNC Bancorp.

BNC Bancorp is a lender which is based in North Carolina and has assets up to $1.6 billion. So far in this year, 42 bank failures have been reported and this number is the highest ever number since 1992 and it has being expected that it will exceed the last year number of bank failures.

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