Fundamental gains, a bullish chart and support from Warren Buffett suggest that things are finally lining up for the bank.
Some companies are reporting huge revenue gains despite the region's ongoing monetary problems.
These regional banks scored best in a screen for performance and yield.
A long-standing holding of Berkshire Hathaway, the bank is outperforming its bigger rivals.
A sovereign-debt serpent that feeds on itself could actually solve the crisis.
The third quarter of this year was the worst on record for the industry since the height of the financial crisis.
The binary thinking of a few analysts and most journalists has nothing to do with making money. Ignore the noise and pick companies that are doing well.
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