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Bankers: Quit selling your loans
By Eleanor Bloxham
There are significant risks when banks originate loans that they don't want to keep on their books. So why do banks persist with securitizing and selling off their loans? More
Milking profits from Dean Foods
Jan 10 · By Scott Cendrowski
The country's largest dairy processor has fallen on hard times thanks to low retail prices of milk. But that could all change, making the stock a potentially smart long-term bet. More
When crime does pay
By Jessica Shambora
From 2000 to 2008 the number of inmates nationwide held in private facilities grew 40%, good news for the corrections business. More
Company Price Change % Change
Bank of America Corp... 25.43 -0.85 -3.23%
Ford Motor Co 8.82 -0.20 -2.22%
AT&T Inc 30.14 -0.39 -1.28%
Twitter Inc 32.83 -0.13 -0.39%
Wells Fargo & Co 50.26 -0.83 -1.62%
Data as of Dec 7
Index Last Change % Change
Dow 24,388.95 -558.72 -2.24%
Nasdaq 6,969.25 -219.01 -3.05%
S&P 500 2,633.08 -62.87 -2.33%
Treasuries 2.85 -0.03 -0.90%
Data as of 4:40am ET
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