Bank of America Corp (BAC)

30.03
NYSE
Prev Close 30.03
Day Low/High 29.82 / 30.16
52 Wk Low/High 22.66 / 31.91
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 9568.39B
Market Cap 287.34B
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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BAC's Quarter

I was listening to the conference call at Bank of America . The quarter was positively influenced by expense controls as capital markets activity was weaker than expected and, more importantly, net interest margins and income guidance was disappoint...

Fibocall: Tuesday Early Texts

Fed's Evans Knows Nothing, China Q1 GDP, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

Fed's Evans Knows Nothing, China Q1 GDP, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

When Netflix reports earnings tonight, what will likely matter above all else for now will be subscriber growth.

BREAK IN: Bank of America Posts Mixed Results

Bank of America's  EPS results were mixed -- not strong enough (in the aggregate) to continue to spur a higher stock price. Yet, the small "blemishes" were not likely enough to hurt the stock much over the near term. More after the conference call.

Subscriber Comment of the Day

Wells Fargo's conference call was poor. The bank indicated (summed up well below) that margins would continue under pressure - as the relationship between costs and revenues are out of whack, placing the bank in a less competitive position. While I ...

Citigroup's Mixed Results Prompt Muddled Reaction in Its Shares

Citigroup's Mixed Results Prompt Muddled Reaction in Its Shares

Citigroup investors may need more information before calling the earnings beat a buying opportunity.

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Beige Book and 16 Key Earnings Results to Watch

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Beige Book and 16 Key Earnings Results to Watch

It is going to be fast, it is going to be furious during a shortened week of trading.

A 'Growthy' Tone

With the price of crude higher (+$0.70), the yield on the 10-year U.S. note up by five basis points (to yield 2.56%) and conspicuous strength in industrials ( and +$3) and financials ( , and ), the tape has a growthy tone to it today.

Jim Cramer: Here's My Earnings Cheat Sheet for the Bank Stocks

Jim Cramer: Here's My Earnings Cheat Sheet for the Bank Stocks

The first thing you need to think about when analyzing earnings has nothing to do with earnings. It has to do with where the stocks are.

Jim Cramer: Forget Capitol Hill, a More Important Show for Bankers Starts Friday

Jim Cramer: Forget Capitol Hill, a More Important Show for Bankers Starts Friday

We have to hope they are given a better chance to tell their story than they were Wednesday.

Jim Cramer: What Dirty Lemon Tells Us About Market Tops and Millennials

Jim Cramer: What Dirty Lemon Tells Us About Market Tops and Millennials

The tech-based drinks outlet keeps a tight lid on wage pressures.

Charts of the Day: Anticipating Congressional Questions for Wall Street

Charts of the Day: Anticipating Congressional Questions for Wall Street

A cheat sheet of expected questions for investors and political theater enthusiasts.

Goldman Sachs Shares Are Cheap for a Number of Reasons

Goldman Sachs Shares Are Cheap for a Number of Reasons

It is likely time to build a long position in GS, but only on my terms.

Goldman's Marcus Platform, Apple Partnership, Set the Stock Apart

Goldman's Marcus Platform, Apple Partnership, Set the Stock Apart

Goldman's consumer-focused fin-tech effort is a key theme to watch in 2019.

At the Bandstand

Here are today's key observations: * Bonds continued to rise in price and sell off in yield. The 10-year U.S. note yield dropped by another five basis points and is now slightly below 2.40%. My long standing and contrarian target of 2.25% is close a...

Warren Buffett, Book Value and How to Value Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett, Book Value and How to Value Berkshire Hathaway

Does Berkshire Hathaway still offer value for investors?

FOMC

The Fed is now caught in its own policy - hooked by the drug of cheap money.  The yield on the 10 year U.S. note is under 2.54%. The dovish Fed policy announcement will likely help, over the near term, growth names ( , and ) and hurt rate sensitive ...

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

I think sometimes the best way to parse the temperament is to go over the most obviously 'wrong' moves and address why they might not be wrong at all.

Hong Kong Stock Watchdog Slaps 4 Major Banks for Shoddy Work

Hong Kong Stock Watchdog Slaps 4 Major Banks for Shoddy Work

Hong Kong's securities regulator has fined Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, UBS and Standard Chartered for lack of fact checking and due diligence in preparing stock offerings for now-liquidated China Forestry and still-suspended Tianhe Chemicals.

Buy Levels

Here are some of my individual buy levels of stocks that I want to add to or reestablish on weakness: * $157.50 * $1625 * $1150 * $42 * $55 * $46 * $46.50 * $182.50 * $31 * $40 * $23 * $65 * $16.75 * $35 * $27.75 * $60 * $95 * $48 * $87.50 Note: Lon...

Look North for Income and Yield With This Attractive Bank Stock

Look North for Income and Yield With This Attractive Bank Stock

A number of Canadian bank stocks have lower valuations and higher dividend yields than their U.S.-based peers.

Kass: Will Kraft Heinz Be an Investment Call to Arms by Warren Buffett?

Kass: Will Kraft Heinz Be an Investment Call to Arms by Warren Buffett?

Buffett 'knows' Kraft Heinz well (he'd been on the Board for several years) and is capable of making a quick decision.

Will Berkshire Hathaway Buy More or All of Kraft Heinz?

*It's a non trivial possibility! Overnight I reflected upon the abysmal news at Kraft Heinz : * SEC accounting probe * EPS miss (based principally on rising costs as top line growth was, more or less, in line) * Lower profit guidance (see above, cou...

New York's Epic Amazon Failure; Buffett's 13-F; Traders Play It Safe Into Close

New York's Epic Amazon Failure; Buffett's 13-F; Traders Play It Safe Into Close

Why does it always make me feel uncomfortable when my plan diverges from Warren Buffett's?

Jim Cramer: SunTrust-BB&T Merger Is About Digital Defense and Offense

Jim Cramer: SunTrust-BB&T Merger Is About Digital Defense and Offense

Analysts need to recognize this shift in the banking markets.

Who's Next in Banking? Probably No One!

* The bank merger of BB&T and SunTrust is a one-off and is a very modest negative for the existing and large money-center banks BB&T and SunTrust Banks have announced a $66 billion merger of equals intended to create the country's sixth-largest bank...

Updating My Tax Loss Selling Rebound Exercise for These 12 Stocks

Updating My Tax Loss Selling Rebound Exercise for These 12 Stocks

So far nine are in positive territory, and are up an average of just over 11%.

The Top 10 DRIPs for 2019

The Top 10 DRIPs for 2019

Dividend reinvestment plans (DRIPs) are compound interest to the extreme. Here are an expert's top-10 DRIP stocks for 2019.