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Why Legal Issues Around Banks Now Make Them Attractive

Ever since the meltdown in the fall of 2008, it seems like there has been a constant stream of large cap bank legal issues and, worse for shareholders, huge cash ...
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Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo Last Again in Broker Survey

The lowest-ranked investment firms in the latest survey of self-directed investors are the same firms that were the lowest ranked a year ago. Merrill Edge from Bank of America Corp.’s ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of March 31, 2015. For years now, 24/7 Wall St. has released ...
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Apple Brand Value Hits $128 Billion

Another measure of brand value, and another brand value study that puts Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) on top. New Brand Finance research pegs the value of the Apple brand at ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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Why Bank of America Shares Were Downgraded

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) has its share of fans, and its share of critics. A fresh report from BMO Capital Markets would indicate that Bank of America just lost ...
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Banks and States With the Most Branch Closings: The Rise of Mobile Banking

It is no secret that the banking industry is seeing major changes in how the companies operate. After years of retail presence expansion, that trend has been unwinding as banks ...
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5 Cheap Large Cap Stocks to Buy in an Expensive Stock Market

While the stock market clearly remains a better place for capital than the bond market, the reality is it is expensive. At 18 times earnings, it is pushing the envelope, ...
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Bank of America Makes Earnings Confusing With Reporting of Charges

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) has reported that its first quarter of 2015 brought net income of $3.4 billion. This generated earnings of $0.27 per share, on revenues of ...
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Bank of America Earnings Preview: More Like JPMorgan or Wells Fargo?

Both JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) and Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) reported earnings just the day before Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC). Both banks that already ...
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Top Banking and Finance Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies in the financial sector that are due to report their quarterly results in the week ahead. ...
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Is Berkshire Hathaway Becoming More Private Equity Than Conglomerate Under Buffett?

Warren Buffett and his team may be gradually making changes to how they operate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The changes have been subtle in recent years, but the way ...
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Ahead of Earnings, Which Bank Stock Is Cheapest?

The “official” beginning of the new earnings season kicks off after markets close on Wednesday when Alcoa tells its story for the first quarter of 2015. The following week we ...
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Credit Suisse Has New Top Picks List of Stocks to Buy

All the top firms on Wall Street we cover continually scrutinize the list of stocks that make up their top recommendations to both institutional and high net worth retail clients. ...
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Why Banks Are Now the Only Cheap Stocks to Buy

In the six years since S&P 500 hit an ominous intraday low of 666.79, virtually every major sector has rallied, and some have gotten way ahead of themselves in terms ...
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