Banking & Finance

3 Major Bank Earnings to Watch Tuesday Morning

A few major banks are reporting their most recent financial results on Tuesday morning. Most of these banks normally report on Friday, but this quarter they are changing it up. ...
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Bank of America, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo and More Major Banks Reporting This Week

A handful of the major banks are reporting their most recent financial results this coming week to kick off the new earnings season. Most of the financial stocks sampled here ...
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Why This Firm Sees Massive Upside in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

The government-sponsored entities (GSEs) are expected to see some major changes ahead. With the government set to remove Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from conservatorship, Nomura/Instinet is expecting follow-on capital ...
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Why Some of the Major Financials Look Overvalued for 2020

The year 2019 was nothing short of spectacular, and the bull market is now well over 10 years old and the economic recovery is the longest-running of our lives. The ...
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Why 2020 and Future Years May Be Challenging for Asset Managers

When the stock market rises, most investors just assume that the value of financial stocks should rise along with it. After all, if the underlying value of assets under management ...
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Why This China Deal Is Huge for Pintec

Pintec Technology Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: PT) shares nearly doubled on Friday after the firm announced an agreement with China Unicom Ltd. (NYSE: CHU) to expand its offerings. Ultimately, Pintec will ...
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Can Record Highs Withstand Year-End Liquidity Demands?

Before noon on the day after Christmas, both the S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq Composite index set new intraday highs. The S&P is up nearly 30% for the year ...
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MetLife, Morgan Stanley and Other Financial Stocks With Recent Golden Crosses

Golden crosses and death crosses are common signals in technical analysis and refer to the relationship between short-term and long-term moving averages. The golden cross typically is seen as a ...
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RBC Says Investors Need to Own the Top Bank Stocks Now

One metric that Wall Street analysts often count on when doing their work on various sectors is comparable periods in the past. The reason is that often cycles occur where ...
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Is Robinhood Wasting Its Investors’ Money?

Robinhood, a brokerage firm that allows people to trade without commissions, is another unicorn likely to take a large fall. Its management seems so lax that the company has run ...
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Despite Awesome Q3 Results, Banks Are Still Cheap: 4 to Buy Now

As the S&P 500 finally breaks through to a new all-time high, many of the stocks in the venerable index are trading at valuations that are very stretched. After a ...
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What Does Visa Have to Do to Get Some Props?

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 results after markets closed Thursday. The credit card issuer posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.47 and ...
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What to Watch When Visa Reports After the Close

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) is set to report its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates call for $1.43 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Is E*Trade Back on Track After Q3 Earnings?

When E*Trade Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: ETFC) released its third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the firm posted $1.08 in earnings per share (EPS) and $767 million in ...
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Morgan Stanley Cruises By With Strong Q3 Earnings

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) released its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The investment bank said that it had $1.27 in earnings per share (EPS) and $10.0 ...
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