CNN Money has listed the worst-performing Fortune 500 stocks for the last decade. The top spots went to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, investment banks and other companies that are blamed for leading into the recession. At the end of the list, though, at number 18, is media giant Gannett, a victim of the recession. The… Continue reading Gannett, Fifth Third Among Worst-Performing Stocks
The former chief executive officer of BB&T spoke at the University of Louisville yesterday about his business philosophy, and offered opinions on current financial issues. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. John Allison spoke at the university’s College of Business, which received a $1 million grant from BB&T’s foundation to create a course and other activities… Continue reading Bank Executive Opposes Regulating Financial Industry
Large drops on Wall Street have made many stocks more affordable, but large investments are likely still risky.