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Regional Banks Get a Tailwind from Congress and the Fed

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Category: topSource: redinewsJun 14th, 2018

Congress could give bank shareholders a $53 billion gift

Regional banks could reward shareholders with up to $53 billion if Congress rolls back Dodd-Frank......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 16th, 2018

Banks And Info Tech Lead Way In Sharp Rally Amid Hopes For Geopolitical Progress

After several days of geopolitical headwinds, a tailwind blew in Tuesday amid posi.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2019

Banks And Info Tech Lead Way In Sharp Rally Amid Hopes For Geopolitical Progress

After several days of geopolitical headwinds, a tailwind blew in Tuesday amid positive tidings on China trade and hopes of avoiding another government shutdown.  All the major U.S. indices rose 1% or more, and the S&P 500 Index (SPX) breached key .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2019

BB&T competitors eager to seize opportunities amid SunTrust merger

Triad credit unions and banks are positioning themselves to capitalize on any potential cracks in the regional banking industry left behind by the departure of BB&T Corp.'s headquarters......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

BB&T-SunTrust Merger Serves As A Wake-Up-Call To Regional Banks

BB&T-SunTrust Merger Serves As A Wake-Up-Call To Regional Banks.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 8th, 2019

BB&T to buy SunTrust in biggest U.S. bank deal in decade

U.S. regional lender BB&T said it'll buy rival SunTrust Banks for about $28 billion in stock. As Fred Katayama reports, it's the biggest bank merger since the 2007-2009 financial crisis......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Capitol Report: What the Fed will look at as it considers BB&T, SunTrust deal

Here’s what the Federal Reserve will review when they consider the merger of southeastern regional banks BB&T and SunTrust......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

Deep Dive: BB&T-SunTrust merger signals more bank deals are coming

Bigger is better, as large regional banks face profit pressures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

BB&T, SunTrust Announce Merger To Create Sixth-Largest US Bank

BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) reached an agreement with SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) that will see the two regional banks merge into one and become the sixth-large read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 7th, 2019

BB&T to buy SunTrust in biggest U.S. bank deal in a decade

BB&T Corp will buy SunTrust Banks Inc for about $28 billion in an all-stock deal, the regional lenders said on Thursday, creating the sixth largest U.S. lender in the biggest bank deal since the 2007-2009 financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

2 Regional Banks Get a Downgrade as Sector Makes a Comeback

Peter J. Winter, an analyst at Wedbush, said it was time to take chips off the table given regional lenders’ 2019 rebound......»»

Category: topSource: barronsFeb 5th, 2019

Jim Cramer Gives His Opinion On AbbVie, Idexx Labs And More

On CNBC's "Mad Money", Jim Cramer said the regional banks don't act well. He wouldn't buy Bank Ozk (NASDAQ: OZK) because he needs a better yield. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 30th, 2019

CEOs of Six Top Banks to Testify Before Congress

The chief executives of the six largest U.S. banks are poised to testify together before House lawmakers in Congress this spring, according to people familiar with the matter, for the first time since shortly after the financial crisis......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 25th, 2019

Big Earnings Week Looms One of 2018"s Most Disappointing Groups

Last year, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates four times, but the S&P Regional Banks Select Industry Index (SPSIRBKT), a widely followed gauge of regional bank stocks, plunged 19 percent. So it is safe to say regional banks were among .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 22nd, 2019

6 Regional Banks With Big Dividend Yields

Bank stocks have struggled recently, and large regional banks haven’t been spared. But there is a silver lining: attractive dividend yields and improving payouts......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 18th, 2019

Shutdown is starting to hurt Trump"s financial deregulation agenda

The U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump's call for Congress to fund a wall he promised to build on the U.S.- Mexican border is threatening another campaign pledge to make rules easier to navigate for banks and corporations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Regional Banks Poised For Outperformance In 2019

Regional Banks Poised For Outperformance In 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 9th, 2019

Consolidation in Arizona banking has reduced the choices for those who support local banks

Have you noticed how consolidation in the U.S. banking industry has resulted in fewer and fewer local and regional banks in Arizona?  With the strength of the Arizona economy, one might assume that would lead to a growing regional banking sector, bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2018

Trading On Disappointment In Regional Banks

File regional banks and the S&P Regional Banks .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 13th, 2018

Outside the Box: Gutting Wall Street capital requirement would be reckless

Wall Street banks and conservative policy makers in Congress are pressing regulators to water down a key element of the protections designed to prevent another major financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 11th, 2018