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Got $10,000? 3 Top Bank Stocks to Buy for the Long Term

August 28, 2022

Via: Yahoo

This year has been challenging for investors, as persistent inflation has been the big story. With this uncertainty, the S&P 500 index got off to its worst start in 52 years. The Federal Reserve is on a mission to bring […]


News

Jamie Dimon, U.S. Bank and BMO show value is a buyer-led construct

March 31, 2022

Via: Banking Dive

JPMorgan Chase reported Tuesday that it transferred 398,708 shares of company stock to CEO Jamie Dimon last week. The shares — part of Dimon’s 2018 compensation package — have a value of nearly $56 million, Bloomberg reported. That’s more than […]


Capital and Risk, Trading

Bank Stock Roundup: C, JPM, USB in Focus on Business Expansion Efforts

December 10, 2021

Via: Yahoo

In the past five trading days, major banks were in focus on the expectations of the Federal Reserve turning more hawkish. In company-specific developments, Citigroup C was in the limelight for pausing its share repurchases in the current quarter. Also, […]


Activity, Investment Banking

10 Best Bank Stocks for Dividends

May 10, 2021

Via: Yahoo

The COVID-19 pandemic was an unexpected event that led to an economic recession, causing widespread concern and global shock. The banking industry was not immune to this. According to McKinsey, the problems caused by the pandemic for the banking industry […]


Activity, Investment Banking, Trading

Bank Stock Roundup: Upbeat Trading Outlook, Treasury Yields Decline, Citi in Focus

December 11, 2020

Via: Yahoo

Performances of major bank stocks over the last five trading days paint a mixed picture. Positive trading revenue outlook provided by some of the major banks indicates that the earnings picture will be impressive in the fourth quarter. This is […]


Activity, Capital and Risk, Investment Banking, Liquidity

Bank Stocks Tank on Sharp Fall in Treasury Yields, Uncertainty

November 5, 2020

Via: Yahoo

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq’s 2.2% and 3.85% respective rise on Wednesday has perked up investors despite the election uncertainties. However, banking stocks stood on the other side witnessing losses. The yield on benchmark 10-year Treasury note plummeted sharply […]


Activity, Trading

Two bank stocks could still be a buy after Fed exposes problem areas

June 29, 2020

Via: CNBC

Banks’ dividends could be at risk. Banking stocks tumbled Friday after the Federal Reserve highlighted potential vulnerabilities in the sector. The central bank suspended buybacks and capped dividends on financial institutions through the third quarter after its recent stress tests. […]


Activity, Trading

Dow tumbles 600 points Friday as Texas orders bars to close as coronavirus cases spike; Bank stocks sink after stress test

June 26, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock benchmarks skidded sharply lower Friday, adding to losses after Texas, one of the coronavirus hot spots, further tightened social-distancing rules in the state, highlighting worries about a resurgence in the viral outbreak. Investors were also paring the results […]


Activity, Trading

Bank stocks dive after the Fed slashes rates to curb coronavirus impact, JPMorgan off by 4%

March 3, 2020

Via: CNBC

Bank stocks sold off in unison on Tuesday following the Federal Reserve’s emergency rate cut to combat an economic slowdown triggered by the fast-spreading coronavirus. The weakness by the group kept the overall markets’ gains in check. Shares of JPMorgan […]


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Sticking Points in Recent Community Bank Deals

September 30, 2019

Via: Bank Director

Whether you plan to sell your bank or are in the market to acquire one, there are several sticking points that can delay the transaction. It can be helpful for both potential buyers and sellers to think about how such […]


Activity, Investment Banking

Warren Buffett is a big fan of bank stocks — to the tune of $100 billion

August 14, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. holds nearly $100 billion in financial-services stocks, underscoring the size of the billionaire investor’s ongoing bet on the future of the U.S. economy. Berkshire’s position has built up over years and includes banks, payment companies, […]


Activity, Investment Banking

Bank stocks are back in vogue and the rally isn’t over, analysts say

July 2, 2019

Via: Market Watch

It’s been easy to hate banks as investments — not only were some of the biggest players bailed out by taxpayers in 2008, but bank stocks and the financial sector more generally have underperformed the broader market for years. But […]


Activity, Trading

5 Major Bank Stocks Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates in Q4

January 11, 2019

Via: Yahoo

The Q4 earnings season is just around the corner and investors are eagerly waiting for the results of the mega banks, which remained in the spotlight throughout the quarter for a number of reasons. Heightening concerns about rising interest rates, […]


Activity, Trading

5 Bank Stocks to Bet On Despite Fewer Rate Hikes in 2019

December 20, 2018

Via: Yahoo

The widely expected interest rate hike was announced at the end of the two-day Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting yesterday. The federal funds rate, increased for the fourth time this year, now stands at 2.25-2.50%. Despite this, majority […]


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 […]


Activity, Trading

Big banks to kick off earnings season this week, but reports may not boost their stocks

October 10, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Will the third-quarter earnings season prove the charm for bank stocks, which have lagged behind other sectors and the main benchmarks this year? Probably not, according to analysts previewing the numbers, even though expectations for the sector have been scaled […]


Activity, Investment Banking

Warren Buffett Just Invested $1.2 Billion in These 3 Bank Stocks

August 16, 2018

Via: Yahoo

We recently got a look at Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) closely watched stock portfolio, and it turns out that Warren Buffett and his stock-picking team had a fairly active second quarter. One of the most significant changes was […]


Activity, Investment Banking

12 Bank Stocks Goldman Sachs Wants You to Buy Immediately

June 4, 2018

Via: TheStreet

Goldman Sachs thinks higher interest rates and deregulation will be music to the ears of investors in banks. The investment bank’s chief equity strategist David Kostin expects the S&P 500 to rise by 5% to 2,850 by year end. Kostin […]


Activity, Trading

JP Morgan says second-quarter trading revenue about flat from year ago

May 29, 2018

Via: CNBC

J.P. Morgan Chase, the world’s biggest investment bank by revenue, said that trading revenue in the second quarter is likely to be about unchanged from a year ago amid charges related to taxes and accounting rule changes. “Overall, markets revenue […]


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Congress May Have Just Set in Motion a Huge Banking Industry Merger Wave

May 23, 2018

Via: TheStreet

It could be time to cash out on some Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) and plow the winnings into several regional and community bank stocks. In one last step, the House of Representatives voted 258-159 on Tuesday, May 22, in support of […]