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Bank Results Season: Deposits back at $1.12 T, Profits below $1 on 11.5 B outstanding equity, waiting for Mortgages to explode (Bank of America Q1 2014) and hoping for no Regulation Z again!!!

CAVEAT: Visitors to the site , actually reading thru the analysis may find we are definitely avoiding groundbreaking predictions this season, especially the ones that say Wells Fargo has become … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

Bank Results Season: Q1 2013: The trader Goldman Sachs turns in another undisputed leadership in investment banking

With leadership in completed M&A esp in fee rich United States, Goldman Sachs powered ahead to a $1.57bln revenue in Investment Banking Fee Advisory income esp as it also capitalised … Continue reading

April 16, 2013

Bank Results Season: Goldman Sachs earnings jumps to $1.51 B, a RoE jump of 60%

The firm reported a revenue of $8.35B and earnings jump of 60% sequentially to $2.85 per share (diluted) from just $1.78 per share in the June quarter. Earnings estimates for … Continue reading

October 16, 2012

Bank Results Season: The Citi never burns out of profit (Citigroup reports Q2 2012)

Citi upgrades to B3T1C of 7.9% The latest acronym in town avoids the mouthful Basel III Tier I Capital requirement that has unleashed an unending wave of deleveraging in Europe … Continue reading

July 16, 2012

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