bank stocks

I'm Keeping My Eye on This Bank Stock
  • I'm Keeping My Eye on This Bank Stock

I’m Keeping My Eye on This Bank Stock

By |March 23rd, 2016|

Wells Fargo (WFC)

As a rule, banks and financial-services companies tend to significantly under-perform during bear markets. Due to marketplace fears and pressures, they often get driven to irrationally low prices. Because I like to buy when there’s “blood on the streets”, I always keep a few bank stocks on my watch list.

Take JPMorgan Chase […]

Goldman Sachs (GS) Stock Upgraded by Analysts
  • Goldman Sachs (GS) Stock Upgraded by Analysts

Goldman Sachs (GS) Stock Upgraded by Analysts

By |February 22nd, 2016|

Goldmans Sachs Group (GS)’s stock was recently upgraded by analysts at JP Morgan (JPM) from “underweight” to “overweight,” which gave the stock a slight boost last week. Over the past 4 quarters, the company has reported 1 positive, 2 negative, and 1 in-line surprises. Out of the current 24 analysts covering Goldman Sachs, 4 […]

The Current State of the Struggling Financial Sector
  • The Current State of the Struggling Financial Sector

The Current State of the Struggling Financial Sector

By |February 5th, 2016|

The Largest U.S. Banks
The financial sector in the U.S. has seen better days. Major bank stocks are down about 9.2% from a year ago according to Fidelity Investments. Capital markets have fared worse with a negative 19.3% return since this time last year. Part of the reason for the lackluster performance is because banks […]

Why Banking Stocks Are Not the Place to Be Right Now
  • Why Banking Stocks Are Not the Place to Be Right Now

Why Banking Stocks Are Not the Place to Be Right Now

By |October 14th, 2015|

If you can think of one type of business that always has money, what would it be? Chances are, you’re thinking about banks. That same concept is why so many people feel comfortable investing in big banks like Bank of America. While that may be a good idea most of the time, now is […]