U.S. companies largely blew away Q3 earnings estimates, but not regional banks. More than half...

|By:, SA News Editor

U.S. companies largely blew away Q3 earnings estimates, but not regional banks. More than half missed the mark as asset quality continued to deteriorate, and they don't have the huge trading desks that have helped offset losses at their bigger rivals. streetTRACKS KBW Regional Banking ETF (KRE) +1.7% to $20.25.