Deja Vu all over again

I just posted about Bear Stearns and rumors, and the very next news article I saw was about Lehman.  It’s from Reuters, and the headline is “SEC probing if short sellers hitting Lehman: source In part, the article says: Shares of Lehman have fallen more than 40 percent since the beginning of February, far more than […]

False Rumors

I just read a report from Marketwatch via FoxNews that kinda ticked me off.  The report says that Market self-regulatory organizations late Monday warned traders against circulating any “sensational rumors that might reasonably be expected to affect market conditions” as well as trading on material, non-public information. Sounds good, except the article goes on to […]