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Thirty U.S. banks pass regulatory exams; objections to European banks' U.S. units could be viewed as "serious" by investors.
Wall Street banks mostly fared well in the annual regulatory exams, which will benefit shareholders next.
Insurance firms and U.K. banks are among those to feel the worst impact, analysts say.
Insiders are buying as bank stock prices sink 20 percent on average and most big banks trade at a discount to tangible book value.
As bad as it's been for the energy sector, weakness in two other places in the markets is grabbing more attention ... technology and financials.
Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this play on food that many investors thought was safe to hide behind.
It's easy to argue for a short-term pop in energy and materials. Making a shot at value as a strategy for 2016 is a tougher sell.
Bank stocks should rise with rates, or so the thinking goes. The reality, though, is quite a bit more complicated.
"We're getting deeper into earnings season and not watching any one company, but the cumulative effect," said Mark Luschini at Janney Montgomery.
The market could rally on earnings, John Carey said. However, Dave Ellison sees three big challenges for the market and corporations.
It may be a lackluster trading day, but once again banks are rallying to new highs.
Financial stocks are surging, thanks to the Fed's signals it is raising rates and recommendations by major Wall Street research shops.
Federal Reserve officials don't need to raise interest rates, the market is doing it for them. Don't miss the trade.
These stocks in the S&P 500 have significantly moved away from their trading ranges and may be due for a drop.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Tuesday, ahead of a spate of major earnings and as oil futures for May were set to expire.
The Fed objected to capital plans from U.S. units of Deutsche Bank and Santander in the second part of its stress test.
Fifth Third Bancorp on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $385 million.
Traders won't be content with $500 billion in ECB bond-buying. Some want $1 trillion, or an open-ended QE program.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a softer open as investors face another day of big name tech and bank earnings, ahead of Thursday's ECB meeting.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.