regional banks

Fed to Announce Which Banks Can Raise Payouts, Buy Back Stock

The Federal Reserve will announce this afternoon which banks will be eligible to raise their dividends and buy back stock. Some analysts say regional banks are likely to be the big beneficiaries. Evercore Partners says Keycorp, State Street and Northern Trust are the ones most likely to raise their payouts.

Under the Radar: Time to Buy Regional Banks?

The financial and banking industry has been hammered with a number of regional banks getting hit particularly hard. But Hilary Kramer now sees upside potential for some small regional banks and even recommends that investors consider an unusual pick: a money wiring company.

Big loan losses could hit $53 billion

Banks, hedge funds, insurance companies and pension funds could face an additional $53 billion in large loan losses according to the annual Shared...