Financial stocks

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 

Trade of the Day: Springleaf Financial (LEAF)

Even beyond the excitement about the earnings calendar, I’m seeing a lot of names to like in the finance space right now. More 

Q4 Earnings Season Outlook: Can Banks Deliver?

Earnings season starts in earnest this week, with banks and financial stocks heavily weighted. Investors are waiting to see if the sector can deliver... More 

FRF – Dealmaking Should Help Launch Fortegra Financial in 2014

Fortegra Financial (FRF) has a predictable earnings model and could even be a takeover target. Here are all the reasons I think FRF stock will excel in 2014. More