All Latin American Bank Stocks Are In The Red

Among the foreign bank stocks trading on the US exchanges, all the Latin American bank stocks are down year-to-date as of last Friday (July 16, 2021) in addition to Credit Sussie (CS) of Switzerland. Credit Sussie is down about 24% due to multiple corruption and other charges currently ongoing against the bank. Chilean banks plunged …

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The Best 20 US Regional Banks For Creating Value

The banking industry in the US is one of the highly regulated and competitive industries. Thousands of banks operate in the country with some as small as one or branches. In addition, a few banks operate as online only banks. Of these banks, investors have quite a few options to invest in some of the …

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The Year-To-Date Returns Of Exchange-Listed Foreign Bank ADRs

Foreign bank stocks listed on the US exchanges are down significantly so far this year. In fact, except Deutsche Bank, all these ADRs are in the deep red as shown in the chart and table below. Banco de Chile is the only bank ADR with a a relatively low loss of about 10%. Some of …

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Consolidation Among U.S. Commercial Banks

Consolidation in the U.S. commercial banking sector has led to a substantial declines in the number of banks available for banking. According to the Federal Reserve Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Economic Research report titled “Commercial Banks in the US.” the number of banks has fallen to 4,900 current. That is a decline of …

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