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Why Many Banks Need Fed Interest Rate Hikes Sooner Rather Than Later

Low interest rates, or perhaps zero interest rates, may be good for consumers. They are not too great for savers, and if Goldman Sachs is correct, it is getting to ...
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UBS Says Top Global Banks to Buy Now All in the US

Despite a flood of money heading to Europe, and many analysts becoming more bullish on the emerging markets, the reality is, much of the big money in the eurozone may ...
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5 Top Jefferies Bank Stock Picks to Buy

With constant scrutiny, and yearly tests to see if they are in compliance, the top banks have quickly become an asset class that investors have become very careful with. Despite ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AES, Citigroup, Gap, Occidental, Qualcomm, Transocean and More

Stocks were looking to bounce on Tuesday after a small sell-off from Monday. Investors keep proving that they will buy solid value and overlooked stocks on every pullback. That has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Gilead, KeyCorp, NBG, Pandora, Staples, Yelp and More

Stocks were looking for direction on an unemployment Friday before and even after a strong payrolls number. The major rally seen this week, on the heels of a bad January, only ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ally, Apple, ADP, Brocade, Level 3, Tyco and More

Stocks surged higher Thursday morning, a day ahead of the unemployment and payrolls report. Investors keep proving over and over that they will buy stocks on pullbacks and that they ...
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Analyst’s 5 Top Bank Stocks to Buy for 2015

Needless to say, after years of subpar economic recovery, everybody is looking for when growth, especially job growth, starts to pick up again. The fact of the matter is, growth ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Angie’s List, Boeing, Yelp, AT&T and More

Stocks traded higher on Thursday morning in the middle of another volatile week. What we keep seeing is that investors will step up and buy value stocks and overlooked stocks ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Alibaba, Garmin, Goldman Sachs, SunEdison, Xilinx and More

Stocks were indicated to have a very strong open on Friday morning after Thursday's recovery. The correction that many investors have hoped for finally arrived, and investors are proving yet ...
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Big Banks a Crowded Trade: Baird Says Only 5 to Buy

When everybody seems to be in the same stocks on Wall Street, that is referred to as a “crowded” trade. With the emphasis on crowded, the big money center banks ...
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Banks With the Most Branches

As of June, there were 94,725 bank branches in the United States, according to recently released data from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). This represents the lowest reported figure ...
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Rates Are Going Higher, but Will These 5 Top Banks Really Benefit?

The end of the quantitative easing is right around the corner, the federal funds rate, which has been perched near 0% for years, will be raised next year. Many on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ABB, BofA, J.P. Morgan, SanDisk, Micron, Mylan and More

Stocks were firm Wednesday morning after news of a Russia-Ukraine ceasefire agreement. Investors saw stocks gain handily in August, but they are still looking for value and fresh research ideas. ...
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Top Analyst Large and Mid-Cap Bank Stock Picks After Earnings Season

Second-quarter earnings season is behind us when it comes to most of the big banks and financial institutions. Sterne Agee's bank research team published a list of its top stock ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, ARM, DaVita, GE, GoPro, Itron and Many More

Stocks were indicated to be weak on Monday, with some of the blame placed on sanctions and international pressure on Russia. Many investors are still looking for upside and sectors ...
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