Christina Rexrode

Stock market roars to record highs

NEW YORK — Stocks roared back to record highs on Thursday, driven by good news on the economy.

The... Read more

Banks cuts tens of thousands of jobs

NEW YORK — Banks aren’t the big job machines they used to be.

Major financial firms are trimming... Read more

Lawsuits keep coming for Bank of America

NEW YORK — As soon as Bank of America puts one mortgage-related lawsuit behind it, another always seems to rear its head.

The bank... Read more

JPMorgan, Wells report record earnings

NEW YORK — JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo, bellwethers for the banking industry, reported record earnings Friday, but those numbers masked... Read more

S&P 500 closes at a record high

NEW YORK — For the second time in less than a month, the stock market marched past another milepost on its turbulent journey back from the... Read more

Fed announces results of banks' stress tests...

NEW YORK — JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs need better plans for coping with a severe recession, the Federal Reserve said Thurs­day, giving... Read more