Dick Bove: Buy Banks, Avoid Brokers

Bove Says Bear Holder Lewis Won’t Find Alternative Deal: Video Play

Interesting interview with Dick Bove, the Punk Ziegel analysts who has been so dead right about the banks and brokers this past year.

Richard Bove, an analyst at Punk Ziegel & Co.,
talks with Bloomberg’s Carol Massar and Julie Hyman about the outlook for
financial markets, brokerage and bank earnings, and the possibility that Bear
Stearns Cos. shareholder Joseph Lewis may push the company to consider
alternatives to the $339 million buyout offer from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Category: Credit, Derivatives, Economy, Video

Why Australia is Insulated From US Sub-Prime Woes

Since its the last day of the trading week, how about a little humor from down under?


Clarke and Dawe: the comic duo you can bank on
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Clarke and Dawe: the comic duo you can bank on
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Broadcast: 14/03/2008

Category: Credit, Derivatives, Economy, Video

Esquire Interview on Bear Stearns

Category: Media

Bear Stearns Paraphernalia on eBay

Category: Credit, Finance, Psychology

S&P Report on Subprime Write-downs

Category: Credit, Fixed Income/Interest Rates

Off to Bloomberg TV

Category: Commodities, Media

Its a Great Time to Lease an Office !

Category: Economy, Real Estate

Merrill’s Rosenberg: Deep Recession Looms

From the WSJ’s video center:

Category: Economy, Video

Anatomy of the Bear

Time to brush up on what happens during a Bear Market, via Anatomy of the Bear. “How does one spot the bottom of a bear market? What brings a bear to its end? Financial market history is a guide to understanding the future.” Looking at the four occasions when US equities were particularly cheap –…Read More

Category: Books, Markets

USA’s Top Forecaster: NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun

Category: Financial Press, Real Estate