The Surprising Big Money Moves at Big Banks Today

Coming out of the financial crisis many pessimists believed that consumers would flee the big banks in droves, but the reality has been far more muted. In fact, we're continuing to see deposits flow into and grow at the big banks. This negative sentiment has come with correspondingly low valuations at the big institutions as well.

However, being cheap doesn't necessarily make them a buy. As the video below indicates, it's the quality of the institution that matters much more.

Does the biggest of the big banks, Bank of America's (NYSE: BAC  ) make the grade? With significant challenges still ahead, it's critical to have a solid understanding of this megabank before adding it to your portfolio.

In The Motley Fool's premium research report on B of A, analysts Anand Chokkavelu, CFA, and Matt Koppenheffer, Financials bureau chief, lift the veil on the bank's operations, including detailing three reasons to buy and three reasons to sell. Click here now to claim your copy.

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  • Report this Comment On May 10, 2013, at 11:34 PM, sluggo47 wrote:

    I think your premium report on BAC is not very premium. For a mere 14$ you get an average assessment of BAC and that's it. No better than an average WSJ article. Is that it for the 14$?

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