Finding a bank stock that you can comfortably hold for the long run is easier said than done. But if you can locate one with good management, a prudent growth strategy, and robust risk management, it'll pay off in spades. In the video below, Fool contributor John Maxfield explains why Columbus, Ohio-based regional bank Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN) fits this bill.

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