When investors think about about Bank of America these days, the initial thoughts that usually come to mind are the bank's damaging legal woes and struggles since the financial crisis. Despite the challenges, B of A still has a very powerful underlying business model.

In this video, Motley Fool banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss Bank of America's five major segments and tell investors how each business serves a unique purpose in fulfilling CEO Brian Moynihan's grand vision.

But can it deliver?
Bank of America's business model looks great on paper, but can it actually drive results? With significant challenges still ahead, it's critical to have a solid understanding of this megabank before adding it to your portfolio. In The Motley Fool's premium research report on B of A, analysts Anand Chokkavelu, CFA, and Matt Koppenheffer, Financials bureau chief, lift the veil on the bank's operations, including detailing three reasons to buy and three reasons to sell. Click here now to claim your copy.


The article Bank of America's Big Five originally appeared on Fool.com.

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