Banking & Finance - Page 2

thumbs up

Analysts Want to Keep Riding the Apollo Wave on Private Equity Gains

Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE: APO) traded higher in the past week after earnings. There is also a follow-on move taking place that took the stock to 52-week highs. Apollo ...
Read Full Story »
100 dollar bills

Why Visa Won Big on Q1 Earnings

Visa Inc. (NYSE; V) released fiscal first-quarter earnings report after markets closed on Thursday. The company reported $0.86 in earnings per share (EPS) on $4.5 billion in revenue. The same period ...
Read Full Story »

3 of 5 Most Valuable Global Bank Brands Are Chinese

In a new ranking of the world's top banking brands, a China-based bank tops the list for the first time, while two more Chinese bank brands nabbed a spot in the ...
Read Full Story »
credit cards

Will Visa Beat MasterCard and Amex Earnings?

Mastercard Inc. (NYSE: MA) and Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) have been fighting for year for control in the financial services sector as two of the biggest credit card distributors. Mastercard ...
Read Full Story »
Vault Door

Analyst Shows Why Regions Financial Remains Overlooked and Undervalued

Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE: RF) has been among the many financial stocks benefiting from the post-election rally. The return to more loans, higher rates and less regulation is seen as a boon ...
Read Full Story »
PayPal logo

Why This Analyst Sees 30% Upside in PayPal

Is PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) a growth stock or a value stock? The answer may depend on whom you ask. And maybe that answer is both. Wedbush Securities sees ...
Read Full Story »
American Express logo

American Express Earnings Not as Good as Guidance

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results after markets closed Thursday. The midstream giant posted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.88 per share on revenues of $8.02 ...
Read Full Story »

Citigroup Earnings in Line, Revenues Lag

Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The global bank posted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.14 on revenue of $17.0 ...
Read Full Story »
Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs Earnings Boosted by Lower Litigation Expenses

For much of 2016, shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) were among the worst performers on the Dow Jones Industrial Index. Then came the election of Donald Trump ...
Read Full Story »
American Express logo

American Express Leads DJIA Stocks for Analyst Upgrades List in 2017

If you have followed the saga of American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) for the past decade, you have probably noticed that it has migrated from an enviable company with a ...
Read Full Story »
bank building

What to Expect From 2 Megabanks Reporting Wednesday

The U.S. economy is building momentum, and a large part of this has been the financial sector. A couple megabanks that have contributed massively to the rally are looking to report ...
Read Full Story »
piggy bank

Morgan Stanley Posts Solid Win in Q4

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) posted its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.81 in earnings per share (EPS) and $9.0 billion ...
Read Full Story »

As Wells Fargo Closes 400 Branches, Other Banks May Follow

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) continues to be plagued by a scandal caused by employees who opened fake customer accounts, estimated to be as many as 2 million. The ...
Read Full Story »
credit card

Bank of America Continues Its Run After Q4 Win

The recent rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve might have been too late to impact the fourth-quarter of the major banks, but it sets an optimistic outlook for the ...
Read Full Story »
Online lending

How JPMorgan Solidified Its Position With Q4 Earnings

The U.S. economy is building momentum and a large part of this has been the financial sector. One megabank has not only contributed to the rally but will be well ...
Read Full Story »