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The Sears bankruptcy saga front and center | Retail Lifestyle Insight

The continuing saga of bad investments at Sears and JC Penney now contrasts more starkly with winning battles of GAP (US:GPS) and Macy’s(US:M) among others even as Apple and Amazon … Continue reading

January 8, 2013

Bank Results Season: Morgan Stanley bidding adieu to Investment Banking with a loss of $0.55 per share?

Unfortunately we will bid adieu (only to Morgan Stanley) here at advantages.us as of Q3 2012. A little unfortunate also because right now we do not really have a list … Continue reading

October 18, 2012

Bank Results Season: Goldman Sachs earnings jumps to $1.51 B, a RoE jump of 60%

The firm reported a revenue of $8.35B and earnings jump of 60% sequentially to $2.85 per share (diluted) from just $1.78 per share in the June quarter. Earnings estimates for … Continue reading

October 16, 2012

Bank Results Season: Citi finally Stripped of Dignity, cries for shame

Vikram Pandit’s Citi turned out to be a bad dream for everyone despite the early lead throughout the crisis and an early and clean attrition of its own bad debt … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Morgan Stanley’s first problem of plenty? | Banking Insight

Morgan Stanley’s first skirmish with Volcker’s rule is tying it up in knts as Fund managers of its Infrastructure Fund in the new series are even asking for MS to … Continue reading

September 18, 2012

Citi gets rid of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney baggage – Deal Insight / Banking Insight

The bank which is apparently acting on a quick menu to get rid of Capital loading it can work without has already seen a lot of brokerage losses after it … Continue reading

September 11, 2012

So, you won’t stop trading at Goldman Sachs! | Banking insight

Distressed debt trading and Fixed Income trading no longer engenders the respect it used to get on Wall Street as activist investors come out of the closet to take on … Continue reading

September 10, 2012

Bank Results Season: Morgan Stanley in the fire (Q2 2012 Report)

Trading income is down 37% on year for Institutional Clients even as it maintains Q1 revenue watermarks more or less in both Institutional ¬†Clients and Wealth Management but DVA claimed … Continue reading

July 19, 2012

Bank Results Season: The last positive Surprise is in (Bank of America reports Q2 2012)

It has been a week full of positive surprises so the shocker on the headline is just for reminding oneself that Morgan Stanley is the one candidate which makes you … Continue reading

July 18, 2012

US Morning Report: It’s just the Citi, Retail sales don’t disappoint..China may

Retail sales are down 0.5% for June 12, the most disappointing but probably putting faith back in the multiple reports of retail same store sales that dot the landscape after … Continue reading

July 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

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