Commentaries

Repaying TARP….not so fast

June 8, 2009

The Obama administration is on the verge of letting a number of financial institutions–think Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase–to begin paying back tens of billions in bailout money. That may sound like a good idea, especially with the federal deficit continuing to balloon. But what’s the rush?

from Matthew Goldstein:

Bank Investors Get that Sinking Feeling

June 2, 2009

Once again, bank investors are getting a reminder that share dilution is an issue they'll have to live with for quite some time.