Chovanec: China Destroyed Its Stock Market | naked capitalism

Yves here. We’ve stressed that, generally speaking, stock market crashes aren’t anywhere near as serious as bank runs or credit market seizures because stock market bubbles are generally the product of a serious excess of animal spirits, as opposed to leveraged speculation. That in turn is the result of most modern stock exchanges drawing on the US stock market as […]

Banco Popular: Trading Under Par, The Preferred Stock Of This…

SummaryBanco Popular, a regional bank serving Puerto Rico and portions of the mainland United States, is in the process of repositioning itself.

An outstanding issue of the company’s Trust Preferred Securities offers nearly an 8% yield with […]