JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) and Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) both reported lower mortgage banking income in their earnings report this week, which was widely expected. But as the two dominant players in this space for the past few years, does this mean a shift in the industry? Will this be an opportunity for other big banks to steal some of the market share, or can investors expect these numbers to be lower across the board? 

 

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