Mike the PhD

Stifel Financial: Mergers Could Make This Firm The Next Big Investment Bank

With the Dow Jones at new or near new highs almost every week for the last few months now, it is time for investors to admit that the Great Recession is over and the lingering impacts are starting to pass. As a result investors should be starting to look for firms that can experience rapid growth going forward. One such firm that has tremendous growth potential and has been growing very aggressively in the last few years is Stifel Financial (NYSE:SF).

Stifel is one of several companies that are a new breed of investment bank, hungry for business and looking to steal market share from their larger, less dynamic competitors. Given the growth trajectory that Stifel has set,...

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