ZION : Analysis & Opinions

  1. BancorpSouth to Redeem TruPS - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2013
    In an endeavor to ease its debt pressure, BancorpSouth, Inc. recently announced the redemption of 8.15% Trust Preferred Securities ...
  2. S&P Revises Outlook, Raises Hope - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    The U.S. banking sector now has reasons to rejoice with Standard & Poor's Ratings Services' revision of the outlooks ...
  3. Zions Beats on EPS, Revenues Fall - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Zions Bancorp. (ZION) reported adjusted fourth quarter 2012 earnings of 44 cents per share. This was 10.0% ahead of the Zacks ...
  4. Capital One and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 27, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.2%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.2%; and the Dow has declined ...
  5. Banks to Face Tougher Stress Test - Analyst Blog

    November 16, 2012
    Major American banks will have to undergo yet another round of stress tests early next year to prove their financial mettle ...
  6. Investing In Regional Banks

    April 13, 2012
    If you're planning on investing in regional banks with ETFs and stocks then you should be aware of the financial troubles ...
  7. 2011 In Review: Regional Banks Are Suffering

    December 26, 2011
    Regional banks had another tough year in 2011.
  8. Patience Will Pay At Wells Fargo

    July 22, 2011
    Wells Fargo isn't showing much fast progress, but the company remains a long-term value.
  9. Can Capital One Get Real Value From ING Direct?

    June 22, 2011
    Capital One is making a high-risk, high-reward play by taking on ING Direct.
  10. Comerica Q1 2011 Earnings Review

    April 21, 2011
    Comerica reported a profit in the first quarter of 2011 as the bank got a lift from lower loan loss reserves.
  11. U.S. Bancorp Worth Checking Out

    April 20, 2011
    U.S. Bancorp is a quality undervalued name, but investors seem more keen on turnaround stories.
  12. 6 Banks That Still Need To Roll Up Their TARP

    March 11, 2011
    While bank stocks have generally recovered, a few stragglers remain.
  13. Citi: More, Better, Faster, Please

    January 19, 2011
    Citi is still a mess, but credit is improving and that's the prime concern these days.
  14. Bancorp Rises To The Top

    October 21, 2010
    U.S. Bancorp may just be the best bank in the country right now, and here's why.
  15. 6 High-Flying S&P 500 Stocks

    October 12, 2010
    Check out six S&P 500 stocks that are returning more than 60%.
  16. Santander's Footprint Pays Off

    August 3, 2010
    Santander's fast-growing Latin business provides a spicy contrast to the sour state of Spain.
  17. 3 Financials That Lead The Rest

    June 9, 2010
    For those willing to dig, great potential exists in some lower-profile names.
  18. Commercial Real Estate Turns A Corner

    June 8, 2010
    Rental rates may have finally stabilized, and commercial real estate may be one of the few bargains left in the market.
  19. Best Stocks In April, 2010

    May 4, 2010
    The best-performing stocks in April, 2010 got on the list through the old fashioned method of higher-than-expected earnings ...
  20. Regional Bank Round-Up

    April 22, 2010
    What are the regional banks telling us about the state of the recovery?
  21. Rising Commercial Loan Problems Threaten Regional Banks

    January 26, 2010
    Whatever happens in the commercial real estate market, current signs suggest that it won't be pretty.
  22. Short Sellers Go After Smaller Fish

    September 30, 2009
    Short sellers have cut back on short selling of the largest banks, and turned toward bearish bets on smaller financial institutions.
  23. When Are These Laggards Going To Jump In The Water?

    August 17, 2009
    These three market laggards may be down, but don't count them out just yet.
  24. Banks And Commercial Real Estate

    June 4, 2009
    Commercial Real Estate is about to get a lot worse, but investors are bidding the shares higher of banks with exposure here.
  25. Big Banks Sold Short

    February 13, 2009
    With four of the biggest banks being sold short, is this an area of investing you should be getting into during this bearish ...
  26. Has The Government Picked The Survivors?

    September 30, 2008
    We examine why the government has decided to save some banks while letting others fail and what this means to investors.
  27. The Cavalry Isn't Coming For Banks - Yet

    August 22, 2008
    There are numerous banks trading at cheap levels, but larger banks are still hesitant to bite. Should investors be shy as ...
  28. Banks In Trouble? Don't Tell That To The Regionals

    July 22, 2008
    Surprise, Surprise. The national banks posted another round of brutal numbers. The sector's real strength lies in the smaller ...
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