Barron's rings the bell for financials (XLF), (KBE), saying business is improving even as their...

|By:, SA News Editor
Barron's rings the bell for financials (XLF), (KBE), saying business is improving even as their stocks go in the opposite direction. The TBTF's, regionals (KRE), trust banks, life insurers - all are cheap based on any number of metrics. "No catalyst?" How about better-than-expected earnings, an uptick in the economy, and even some loan growth? "There could be a stampede back into these stocks," says fund manager Matt Lindenbaum.