Late to the party, but still of interest, Sanjay Jain of Credit Suisse is bearish on Chinese...

|By:, SA News Editor

Late to the party, but still of interest, Sanjay Jain of Credit Suisse is bearish on Chinese banks, figuring their non-performing loans may rise to 8-12% in coming years - completely eradicating their equity. While the banks may look attractive at current P/B ratios, Jain thinks 2012 earnings could be wiped out, making the "cheap" valuation not so.