After providing big returns coming out of the financial crisis, the smart money at hedge funds...

|By:, SA News Editor

After providing big returns coming out of the financial crisis, the smart money at hedge funds is now moving out of "hated" bank stocks, with particularly heavy selling in Citigroup (C), BofA (BAC) and Huntington (HBAN). "Banks are macro plays on the economy," one analyst says. "As the economy starts to hit a softer patch, those types of investments become less attractive."