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Following a surge in the financials sector in 2012, two analysts are divided over whether the stocks are now fully valued.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday.
NEW YORK-- A banking analyst at Stifel Nicolaus is wondering whether the rally in bank stocks has gone too far. Anthony Davis, who leads the financial institutions team at Stifel Nicolaus, points to a number of factors that could weaken the bank-stock rally in a research note out Thursday.
Oct 4- Moody's Investors Service placed the long-term ratings of Zions Bancorporation and its subsidiaries on review for upgrade.
“Most regional bank stocks don’t offer much upside given their current valuations,” according to Citigroup analyst Keith Horowitz.
Take a look at some of Friday's morning movers:
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Monday:
It's the basic question when investing in a stock: is it on the way up or will it go down? Wall Street has developed numerous ways of attempting to predict what will happen.
Take a look at some of Tuesday morning’s early movers:
Financial companies in the U.S. and abroad pushed major indices to new highs this week, boosting the S&P 500 to the highest level since May 2008.
Stocks in the S&P 1,500 displaying unusual volume in Wednesday's trading session.
Want to know which banks investors are currently betting against? Take a look at the short interest ratio, which divides average trading volumes by outstanding short interest.
With shares bouncing between $22 and $25 since the start of the year, how should you play a stock like Zion.
Stocks closed sharply higher in a rally sparked by strength in tech and manufacturing, although bank stocks weakened after Wells Fargo reported a slide in revenue.
Stocks added to strong gains before the close as a rally sparked by strength in tech and manufacturing drove prices higher, although bank stocks weakened after Wells Fargo reported a slide in revenue.
Stocks ended higher, recovering about half of Monday's losses in the wake of Standard & Poor's revised outlook on U.S. debt amid a slew of largely upbeat earnings and a burst in commodity prices.
Stocks traded higher Tuesday as investors absorbed a slew of largely upbeat earnings reports, several from financial companies, and as energy stocks turned higher along with oil.
With Goldman warning that there were fewer opportunities to make money in the current environment, why did trader Steve Cortes pull the trigger?
Stocks pared gains Tuesday after a slew of earnings reports that were largely positive a day after the markets took a thrashing following Standard & Poor's revision of its outlook for U.S. debt.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Monday, April 18.