Posts filed under “Video”

The Ascent of Money: Niall Ferguson

Night Talk: An Interview With Niall Ferguson

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Category: Finance, Television, Video

Obama Taps Geithner for Treasury Secretary Position

NY Fed President Geithner Gets Vote of Confidence from Wall Street; Reaction with Christopher Rupkey of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi; A Further In-Depth Look at Geithner’s Background

via Bloomberg

Category: Federal Reserve, Politics, Video

The Blame Game

With the markets melting down, everyone’s looking for someone to blame. Join Hoofy and Boo as they point a few fingers (and hooves) of their own.

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Category: Markets, Psychology, Video

Geithner’s Own Words on Financial Regulation

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via BLoomberg

Category: Bailouts, Federal Reserve, Video

Auto Bailout: What the Big Three Need to Convince Congress

WSJ’s Matt Dolan tells colleague John Stoll what Detroit’s beleaguered auto makers need to do in order to convince Congress that they are not too weak to be saved. John updates us on GM’s financial status. (Nov. 20)

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WSJ, 11/20/2008

Category: Bailouts, Video

Stocks With a Cash Cushion

With earnings estimates imploding, companies trading for close to their cash value look like a smart bet.

Barron’s, 11/20/2008

Category: Valuation, Video

Buying Tech, Energy at Bargain Prices

Andy Bischel of SKBA Capital is eyeing bruised stocks with solid earnings growth potential. He talks about the prospects for Intel, Chesapeake Energy and Nasdaq. His firm runs the AHA Socially Responsible Equity Fund.

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Marketwatch, 11/20/2008

Category: Earnings, Technology, Valuation, Video

John Roque, technical analyst at Natixis Bleichroeder

Feeling mauled by the seemingly undying bear market? Take a look at the year-to-date performance for some biggest of the big-name investors and consider yourself in good company:

* Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway): -43%
* Ken Hebner (CMG Focus Fund) -56%
* Harry Lange (Fidelity Magellan): -59%
* Bill Miller (Legg Mason Value Trust) -50%
* Ken Griffin (Citadel): -44%
* Carl Icahn (Icahn Enterprises): -81%
* T. Boone Pickens: Down $2 billion since July
* Kirk Kerkorian: Down $693 million on his Ford shares alone

My guest suggests these staggering losses are simply a matter of the fact that “a bear market gets everyone” — even Wall Street legends.

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How the Mighty Have Fallen: Buffett, Other Legends Feel Bear Market Bite
Aaron Task
Nov 20, 2008 01:56pm

Category: Bailouts, Investing, Markets, Trading, Video

Big Three Bailout?

Congress split on whether to bailout U.S. car makers; Big three CEOs visit congress to plea for government help; GM, Ford, Chrysler CEOs say failure could be ‘catastrophe’; CEOs say automakers will accept conditions to taxpayer aid; Automaker aid-bill looms.

Automaker aid bill looking less likely, lawmakers say; Wagoner: People won’t buy cars from bankrupt automaker; CEOs say automakers will accept conditions to taxpayer aids; Analysis by Greg Miles Of Bloomberg News

Category: Bailouts, Video

Obama’s Challenge: The Mortgage Market

After he takes office, President-elect Barack Obama will face monumental challenges posed by the U.S. financial system. Some experts say a key is getting money back into the mortgage market. MarketWatch’s Stacey Delo reports. (Nov. 20)


Category: Credit, Real Estate, Video