Fifth Third Bancorp


  • Fifth Third meets 3Q profit forecasts Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 6:42 AM ET

    CINCINNATI _ Fifth Third Bancorp on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $340 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 43 cents per share. Analysts expected $1.51 billion, according to Zacks.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 9- U.S. appeals court has revived a lawsuit seeking to hold former CEO Dick Fuld and other former directors of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc liable for losses suffered by the collapsed investment bank's employee retirement plan. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York on Tuesday vacated the October 2011 dismissal of the lawsuit by U.S.

  • "People are starting to increase inventory to build for a better economy and a better outlook in quarters three and four," Richard Davis, chief executive of U.S. Bancorp, said after the bank reported earnings on Wednesday. U.S. Bancorp reported a 12.4 percent rise in commercial loans by volume for the quarter.

  • WASHINGTON, June 25- The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday weakened the defenses available to banks in class-action lawsuits over retirement plan investment decisions. The case involved allegations against Fifth Third Bancorp for putting its own stock in employee retirement plans prior to a drop in share price.

  • U.S. top court rules for bank over class action case Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, June 25- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in favor of defendant Fifth Third Bancorp over a class action lawsuit it faces for putting its own stock in employee retirement plans prior to a drop in share price.

  • The lawsuit, filed against the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, comes days after U.S. prosecutors opened criminal and civil probes into at least 15 banks and payment processors as part of a wide-ranging consumer fraud investigation.

  • NEW YORK, May 16- Two years ago, Denver- based oil and gas driller Bonanza Creek Energy wanted to spread its credit risk and hedge its production- and it called on some regional Main Street banks to help do it. Ohio- based KeyCorp led the lenders and was also among the banks providing hedging.

  • Investors still stuck with 8 stocks in correction Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 9:28 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    After an early April swoon, most stocks have recovered. However, there are still 8 of them that are down 10 percent or more. Investors are suffering.

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    A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.

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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

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    It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Earnings: the good, the bad, and not so ugly Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    Thus far, second quarter earnings have put in a mixed showing. Not great, but at least not a horror show.

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    It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Payday Loans Cost Economy $1 Billion in 2011: Study Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    Payday loans cost the U.S. economy nearly $1 billion and thousands of jobs in 2011, while borrowers often face bankruptcy, according to a new report.

  • Fight or Flight: Get Ready for the Earnings Crush Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 6:38 PM ET

    Earnings season kicks into high gear in the week ahead. Plus, at least 10 Fed speeches. How risk-averse are investors? Oh, this is going to put them to the test. Rest up.

  • 4 Mid-Cap Bank Stock Value Plays From UBS Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    Bank stock investors are braced for a disappointing first quarter, but there is still plenty of value in select mid-cap names. TheStreet.com takes a closer look.

  • The Long-Term Case for Wells Fargo and US Bancorp Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    This Friday starts the earnings season for the nation's largest banks. What should the long-term investors pay attention to? TheStreet.com gives an overview.

  • Up, Down, Up, Down...Will the Market Please Decide? Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 9:55 AM ET

    Up, down, up, down, up...will the market please decide? What does it mean? It means we are where we were nearly three weeks ago.

  • Strong mortgage originations have propped up bank earnings over the past several quarters, but the trend may have weakened in the first quarter, according to FBR Capital, which lowered the earnings estimate for six banks. TheStreet.com reports.

  • Five Regional Banks to Watch Ahead of Earnings Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    Some smaller regional lenders are seeing increasing commercial loan demand. Here are previews for the five largest U.S. regional banks by TheStreet.com.