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Brendan Mathews owns shares of American International Group and MasterCard and Capital One Warrants. David Hanson owns shares of JPMorgan Chase, American International Group, and American Express. The Motley Fool recommends American Express, American International Group, Bank of America, eBay, MasterCard, Wells Fargo, and Western Union. The Motley Fool owns shares of American International Group, Bank of America, eBay, JPMorgan Chase, MasterCard, and Wells Fargo and has the following options: long January 2014 $25 calls on American International Group. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.