The wrong numbers
Those investors who bought bank shares in the early 1990s have lost money in real terms. But investors are not long-term holders any more. The average holding period for US and UK bank shares fell from 3 years in 1998 to around three months by 2008.
Failed banks in the US: mapping the crisis
Failed banks in the US ... numbers, the worst-affected place was Georgia - with 46 failed banks since 2008. It's followed closely by Florida with 43. You can see how the South has suffered inordinately in the crisis, with Atlanta covered in dots. But it's ...
The 'Magic Number' for the Next Coal Rally
The magic number for the next coal rally could be a natural gas price of more than $5 per mmBtu. That's the level that will drive a "significant" return to coal from natural gas, according to a recent Bank ... letters, emails, and other feedback who have ...
What's in a Name? More and More, a Number
And on Thursday, an auction of dozens of numeric domain names closed, with bids as high as $325,000 for 88.com. The interest in building an online brand around numbers stems from the increasing scarcity of word-based domains. Dot-com remains king in U.S ...
For Target, the Breach Numbers Grow
Target on Friday revised the number of customers whose ... Major credit card companies and banks have been issuing warnings about potential fraud to their customers and providing them with new cards and account numbers as a precaution.