PhillyDeals Archive: June, 2009

Fannie boosts home loans; losses rise, too

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Fannie Mae's home loan portfolio zoomed to $790 billion in May, passing last year's record. What happens when you lend more money in a weak... Read more

Too much gas: Goldman says sell Sunoco, Valero

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This summer's gasoline glut (despite higher speculative oil costs), the weak economy and an expansion in foreign refining capacity has Goldman... Read more

Dykstra: Is Street.com's Jim Cramer stealing my act?

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Writes ex-Phillies star turned investment pitchman Lenny Dykstra, in an email, of his former online home: "TheStreet.com is owned by Jim... Read more

Stocks: Bull-market rebound or dead-cat bounce?

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Barron's readers will remember the hairy old bit of stock-chart-watcher-speak -- the "dead cat bounce" -- the kind of price jump... Read more

MORE: Madoff's 150-year sentence 'sends a message'

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Re Bernard Madoff's 150-year sentence for defrauding investors today: Albert S. Dandridge 3d, a two-time former senior Securities and Exchange... Read more

PA votes for coal, against alt-fuels; Rep. Gerlach's choice

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The 'cap-and-trade' clean-energy bill, which would penalize oil and coal carbon-burners, and subsidize wind, water, solar power, passed the... Read more

Off the blog: PhillyDeals in print last week

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This blog has grown to about 70,000 hits a month. It's written by me, Joe DiStefano, as a base for my print column, also called PhillyDeals... Read more

Coup in Camden: Cooper Med taps Rowan for new campus

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NJ Gov. Corzine on Thursday signed a plan that, unless opposed by the General Assembly, would separate the Cooper University Hospital Physicians... Read more