Morgan Stanley

After Market: A Cold Day for Stocks, Too

With cold weather across much of the country so extreme it grounded some airlines, even stocks found it tough to fly Monday -- especially those associated with air travel.

Is Goldman Sachs Riskier Than It Wants to Admit?

The Federal Reserve will release the final results of its bank stress tests after Thursday's market close. But preliminary results suggest Goldman could lose $25 billion from bad trades in another financial crisis, more than any other bank tested by the Fed.

Why It's Really Time to Break Up the Too Big to Fail Banks

When the financial crisis hit, Washington chose to rescue America's biggest banks, lest their failure crush the economy. Now, "too big to fail" has morphed into "too big to jail," and letting them remain that way isn't good for the economy -- or the banking industry.

Stock Futures Mixed After S&P Closes at 5-Year High

Stock futures are mixed in light volume with markets awaiting the next rush of earnings reports DJIA and S&P 500 futures are down a hair, while Nasdaq futures are up a point. Traders appear to be holding their positions a day after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index ended at a five-year peak.