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Make Bank With First Security Group

As investors we want to be able to buy companies for low valuations, so often times it is necessary to search for blood in the street. Right now you can't find any more blood than in regional banks. The financial crisis has left a sour taste in the mouth of investors as banks who had focused on real estate in booming markets have been decimated. First Security Group, Inc (NASDAQ:FSGI) was one of those regional banks impacted by the malaise but was able to acquire TARP funds from the Treasury to stay afloat. At a quick glance there isn't much to like about FSGI as they have lost massive amounts of money due to poor risk management, 5...

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