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Pathfinder Bancorp: This Unfolding Special Situation Offers Investors Substantial Upside With Limited Risk

Stepping Into A Special Situation

Regional banks are one of my favorite places to search for value. The sector is vast, the companies are small and the broader Wall Street community often ignores this area due to difficulties large institutions have with investing in small and often illiquid companies. The sheer number of publicly listed banks, numbering in the many hundreds, also presents a substantial obstacle. Despite the fact that large institutions ignore this sector, many sophisticated investors do not as it often furnishes numerous attractive instances of bargain valuation and occasionally, special situations.

If you have been following my articles you will have noticed by now that I am attracted to regional banks for a variety of reasons. They...

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