Tag: bank profitability

Activity, Investment Banking

Bank of America beats analysts’ profit estimates on retail banking strength

July 17, 2019


Bank of America on Wednesday posted profit that exceeded analysts’ expectations on strength in its sprawling retail bank. The lender said it generated $7.3 billion in second-quarter profit, an 8% increase from a year earlier, or 74 cents a share, […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Investors Are Still Hungry for New Bank Equity

October 12, 2018

Via: Bank Director

The U.S. economy is riding high. Bank stocks, while their valuations are down somewhat from their highs at the beginning of the year, are still enjoying a nice run. For most banks that want to raise new equity capital, the […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

How to Measure Bank of America’s Profitability

December 21, 2016

Via: Yahoo

How should an investor who’s interested in learning about Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) measure its profitability? This seems like a straightforward question that should have a straightforward answer. However, because of the idiosyncratic way banks report certain financial figures, it’s […]