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How to Value These 3 Types of Bank Stocks

By Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson – Mar 8, 2014 at 7:00AM

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How should investors value these banks?

Goldman Sachs (GS 1.06%), Morgan Stanley (MS -0.13%), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN -1.13%), and Evercore (EVR -0.59%) are all banks – but they are all vastly different. Each has a different mix of businesses and can't be valued using a consistent method across all of them.

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss the differences between investment banks, commercial banks, and integrated banks.

David Hanson owns shares of Goldman Sachs. Matt Koppenheffer owns shares of Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. The Motley Fool recommends Goldman Sachs. The Motley Fool owns shares of Huntington Bancshares. 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.

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