Regional banks generally are holding up well vs. their big-bank counterparts, without the same...

|By:, SA News Editor

Regional banks generally are holding up well vs. their big-bank counterparts, without the same worries about how new financial regulations will crimp their business. Regionals including SunTrust (STI), BB&T (BBT) and PNC Financial Services (PNC) are paying less for deposits, which helped fuel higher 2Q profits. (ETF: RKH)