Bear Stearns Falls Short As Wall St Pay Picture Clears Up DOW JONES NEWSWIRES By Josee Rose

NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–Four of Wall Street’s Top 5 investment banks have reported fourth-quarter results, and Bear Stearns Cos. (BSC) was the only firm to set aside less money for compensation and benefits in 2007….
…”Firms are sending two messages,” said Jo Bennett, partner …