Regions Financial (RF +2.4%) gets a two-notch upgrade from Moody's - to Ba1 from Ba3 - which...

|About: Regions Financial Corpor... (RF)|By:, SA News Editor

Regions Financial (RF +2.4%) gets a two-notch upgrade from Moody's - to Ba1 from Ba3 - which cites positive asset quality trends, including better net charge-off and delinquency numbers. The bank however, remains under earnings pressure thanks to the Fed, and Moody's warns to keep an eye on management ratcheting up risk to help profits.