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An Angie's List for Debt Ratings?

The difference between professional services reviews posted to Angie's List Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGI) and book reviews posted at Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:...

S&P May Be Target of Federal Probe

Critics of the behavior of the various ratings agencies may be getting some high-powered company. According to a report in The Wall Street Journal,...

Coke Takes the Fizz out of Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway liquidated its positions in a number of high-profile companies during the fourth quarter, but the Oracle of Omaha's huge stake in Coca-Cola has caused his portfolio to lose its fizz so far in 2011.

Probe Into Big Banks Widens

Federal prosecutors are looking into whether banks misled investors about their roles in mortgage-bond deals. Targeted banks include Citi, JPMorgan Chase, and UBS. At the same time, New York's Attorney General is launching a separate probe of whether some banks misled ratings agencies.

Warren Buffett seems pessimistic

Like the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano, Warren Buffett's acolytes arrive every year at the annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway Inc...