Publicly traded companies announce their earnings and whether they “beat” the top line, meaning they have revenue growth, or the bottom line, meaning earnings per share, or both.
The Fed is requiring Bank of America to suspend its dividend and buyback programs.
A revised bailout plan will accelerate dissolution of the mortgage giants.
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