US stocks slump as oil rout continues

...The biggest event next week is clearly going to be the Fed meeting," said James Liu, global market strategist for J.P. Morgan Funds.A bull run for stocks that has lasted for nearly six years has come against a backdrop of economic stimulus...

US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...when evaluating companies is the strength of balance sheets and earnings potential, said W. Janet Dougherty, with J.P. Morgan Private Bank."In the near-term what happens in Washington shouldn't deter you, or impact how you're investing...

J.P. Morgan Chase, Bank One announce planned board

NEW YORK -- J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Bank One Corp...merged. The eight directors from J.P. Morgan Chase will include William B...were considered independents. The J.P. Morgan Chase nominees are Hans W. Becherer...

Mr. J.P. Morgan

LOUISVILLE, Ga. -- Mr. J.P. Morgan, 71, of 818 Mulberry St., died Friday, Jan. 15, 1999, at Jefferson Hospital. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at...

Experts say consolidation in the banking industry isn't over

NEW YORK -- The megamerger of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Bank One Corp...steal customers away. Once the J.P. Morgan-Bank One merger is completed...1.9 trillion in assets, the J.P. Morgan institution with $1.1 trillion...

Banking giants merge, with eye to growing even bigger

...mega-bank - and the new team of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Bank One Corp...are approved. For $58 billion, J.P. Morgan Chase acquires Bank One's Midwest...Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Inc. "J.P. Morgan gets diversification out of capital...

Business briefs

.J.P. Morgan to reduce staffP>NEW YORK -- J.P. Morgan & Co., the nation's fourth-biggest banking company, plans to reduce its staff by nearly 5 percent -- about 740 jobs -- through layoffs and attrition by the end of the year...

Business briefs

...Hard-hit by sour loans and regulatory penalties, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. on Wednesday reported a wider loss in the...Airlines and other carriers. The weak earnings reports from J.P. Morgan Chase and the Bank of New York came a day after Citigroup...

Dow down 9.8 percent since July

NEW YORK -- A huge gain by J.P. Morgan cushioned the Dow for now, but...equivalent of a 38-point gain by J.P. Morgan helped avert the Dow's first...percent below its mid-July peak. J.P. Morgan rose 9 to 126 after Business Week...

Asian fallout hits American companies' profits

...Merrill Lynch, Procter & Gamble, 3M, Philip Morris and J.P. Morgan. More and more of the nation's leading companies are...the nation's second-largest securities firm, and J.P. Morgan & Co., the third-largest bank. Software giant Microsoft...