From Jennifer Surane: For the biggest U.S. banks, not all consumer debt is created equal.
From JJ Kinahan: Lower trading volume. Falling mortgage rates. An inverted Treasury yield curve. A slowing U.S. and global economy. The odds seem pretty stacked against big banks on multiple fronts as earnings season starts tomorrow.
From Wayne Duggan: Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it, and Moody’s Investors Service issued a warning to investors on Wednesday that U.S. banks are entering territory not seen since prior to the 2008 financial crisis.
From BlackRock: Here are five themes to monitor as market volatility picks up, courtesy of BlackRock’s Christopher Dhanraj.
From BlackRock: U.S. bank stocks have lagged both the broader market and their European peers so far this year, but we see a brighter outlook for the group ahead.
From BlackRock: This has been an unusual election in the United States, to say the least. Heidi Richardson discusses some of the potential investment implications as we head towards voting day.
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Back on December 11 I wrote that, to my surprise, the financial sector seemed to be staging a real comeback. At that time I pointed out that the ETF Trend Performance Report indicated that a
In an attempt to ensure that US financial institutions are financially stable, the Federal Reserve recently announced a new round of stress tests, influencing the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund
Nearly two years after the unfolding of the global financial crisis, U.S. financial companies are struggling to grow revenue streams and are witnessing increased operating costs, resulting in
“Leverage can do remarkable things. With enough leverage, a 20% return can be transmuted into 100%. Of course, in the math world whatever is given can also be taken away. Plenty of investors