Scary Times for Subprimes

The lenders' woes continued Tuesday, with trading in New Century's shares suspended by the NYSE and Accredited Home hunting for new capital

New Century Financial (NEW) has some company in the stock-market doghouse. Other subprime lenders are dishing out bad news as well -- and with market fears about the health of companies that provide residential loans to higher-risk borrowers accelerating, shares in the group plunged for a second straight session on Mar. 13.

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