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Bank Results Season: HAMP and HARP missed at Wells Fargo earnings fest

For the mortgage leader in Continental USA, the closing out of all foreclosure refinancing deals is the primary concern alongwith lower NIMs even as current market allowed it to take … Continue reading

April 12, 2013

Bank Results Season: Bank of America ties up for another nought (EPS =NULL, “0.00”, ‘Zukk’)

BofA printed another scratchy topline down to the wire repeating Q2 2010 all over again when Non Interest expenses of $17.5 B and a Tax expense of $1B almost completely … Continue reading

October 17, 2012

JP Morgan surprise press conference to report new $2 bln losses | Banking Insight

The JP Morgan Treasury / Chief Investment Office is purportedly carrying losses of up to $4.5 bln and the same would be disclosed in a press conference in detail in … Continue reading

May 10, 2012 · 4 Comments

So what of Wikileaks targeting Bank of America? | Banking Insight

Julian Assange’s Wikileaks newsy leaks last month of taking down a big bank were confirmed to be against Bank of America. One’s quite certain that a ton of these documents … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Wells Fargo found the niche JP Morgan voided! | Banking insight

Though in true banking fashion, the new look empathy from the bank already looks going over the cliff. The bank has done an average 33% better than at least JP … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · 5 Comments

Bank of America gets impatient with flailing fortunes

Even as the Financials opened their account in 2012 with a 2% rise in Financials in the first few minutes and Bank of America inched closer to a $6 per … Continue reading

January 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Thinking aloud – Will Banking survive? | Vickers Report recommends a multi ring circus |

With Swiss regulation anointing traders as teenaged monkeys after a young Adoboli again showed the banking world how they earn their profits, the banks will have to get to the … Continue reading

September 16, 2011

A fresh blow from Capital downdrafts

THIS IS A DRAFT ANALYSIS Bank of America gets ready for a Manic Monday Though some observers and we ourselves still believe it is a little unlikely, the world would … Continue reading

September 12, 2011

Capital One bids: A profitable HSBC Credit Cards unit and we are a bigger bank

I hope you can keep up with us and give us a pat now and then for the tough financials we decode to give you an accurate market wrenching analysis … Continue reading

August 9, 2011 · 1 Comment

Bank Results Season: HSBC, the emerging markets emperor cuts staff again (30,000 jobs)

Adding 30,000 more to “The Jobs Cauldron” is business design Gulliver’s Travails claim 30,000 in planned cuts As predicted, Results announcement came with a clear rider of 30k out of … Continue reading

August 1, 2011 · 3 Comments