Financial stocks

Lazard Reaps the Gains as IPO’s Soar, and LAZ Stock Is a Buy

Lazard is a financial advisory firm with offices around the globe. LAZ continues to power ahead on the top and bottom lines, and LAZ stock is a buy. More 

JPM Stock: Don’t Panic Over JPMorgan’s Earnings Faceplant

JPMorgan's dismal Q1 earnings has JPM stock wavering under pressure. However, Wells Fargo's seemingly better report shows why JPM owners shouldn't fret. More 

3 Financials, 3 Pre-Earnings Trades (JPM, WFC, C)

America's big financials are slated to announce earnings in the next few days. Here's where to jump ahead of the reports. More 

Don’t Fight Uncle Sam: Short Payday Lenders

The federal government is increasingly putting pressure on payday lenders and their business lifelines, putting the whole industry at risk. More 

Fortegra Stock Is a Winner For Patient Investors

I chose Fortegra as a best stock pick for 2014, and despite recent setbacks, here's whey I'm still bullish on Fortegra stock for the rest of the year More 

Bull Looks Aggressive With This Sector Breaking Out

Sector rotation is a hallmark of a healthy bull market, and the financials are making up for lost time. More 

Financials BAC, GS and WFC Are Looking Up

The most bullish thing on my screens right now is the strength in financials, which finally have shown signs of life. Right now, BAC, WFC and GS stock all look better. More