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The Fed could tell major banks as soon as next week whether regulators' stress tests show...

The Fed could tell major banks as soon as next week whether regulators' stress tests show they're healthy enough to boost stock dividends, Reuters says, in a move the markets are sure to view as a signal that the financial industry has passed the crisis. Among banks most likely to be given the green light: USB, WFC, JPM, PNC.
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  • MarketGuy
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    gee I wonder what the answer will be? Seeing that bank stocks have been front running and ramping, it seems they already know the answer.
    It's all horsecrap!
    11 Mar 2011, 05:00 PM Reply Like
  • cbc
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    But MG we need another catalyst. Reality is starting to set in and that is not good for the economy (read markets). Its funny you mentioned horses because it sure smells like "we are off to the races" .
    11 Mar 2011, 05:06 PM Reply Like
  • cbc
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    Let er rip Ben! Lets pump the markets to the biggest bubble ever imagined.
    11 Mar 2011, 05:00 PM Reply Like
  • Dawgeatdog
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    yeah, this stress test will be as telling as the first European bank stress test.
    11 Mar 2011, 05:16 PM Reply Like
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