Citigroup Inc. (C)

70.09
0.61 0.88
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 69.48
Open 69.21
Day Low/High 68.96 / 70.34
52 Wk Low/High 48.42 / 75.24
Volume 11.24M
Avg Volume 13.59M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.26B
Market Cap 157.75B
EPS 6.70
P/E Ratio 9.55
Div & Yield 2.04 (2.64%)

Warren Buffett Gives Bank Stocks His Imprimatur

As mentioned on Wednesday, despite already sizable holdings, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway purchased nearly $14 billion of financial services equities in the most recent quarter: * Bank of America (198 million shares, $5.7 billion) * JPMorgan ...

Citigroup Has Made a Large Top Formation So Investors Should Go Flat

Citigroup Has Made a Large Top Formation So Investors Should Go Flat

Citigroup's charts and indicators are bearish.

I Am Poised to Move Back to a Large Short Position

As the market broke down late last month I penned a column, "A Contrarian's Thoughts" (while I unemotionally took on a number of trading long rentals based on the expectation of a possible rally in the S&P Index towards 2800-2850):  "The pessimism i...

A Shopping List of Possible Buys

I am not making a long purchase today.  But if you don't share my ursine market view I would consider the following at current prices: , , all banks ( , , and ), retail ( and ), and .

Market Observations

* Trading unemotionally and opportunistically I aggressively bought into the very large sell program at about 3-3:30 p.m. All I can write is that it was a wild day with possibly one of the largest intraday moves I have ever seen.   These sort of spa...

Whither Bank Stocks?

* I am aggressively using the current weakness in bank stocks to expand my long investment positions * In a fairly valued market, banks represent uncommon value * Bank stocks may be among the best long hedge (I know of) as viewed and measured agains...

Bank Buys Today

My largest buys today were in Bank of America , Citigroup , JPMorgan and Wells Fargo .

Jim Cramer: The Move Out of Regional Banks Is Fed-Fueled

Jim Cramer: The Move Out of Regional Banks Is Fed-Fueled

The shift from regional to national banks is stark.

Jim Cramer: Is This as Good as It Gets?

Jim Cramer: Is This as Good as It Gets?

Will it be too painful to stick around while you wait for the Fed to change course?

Reiterating a Bullish Long Term Thesis on the Banks

*In a richly valued market banks represent uncommon value I have been following banks and other financial stocks for 40 years. I believe I have "Street Cred" as back in the early 1970s (while getting my MBA at Wharton), as a "Nader Raider" I co-auth...

Citigroup Third-Quarter Review

Overall, third-quarter 2018 bank results were slightly better than I expected. I will review each today, starting with Citigroup : Citigroup recorded a profit of $1.73 per share, about a nickel above consensus. The results, in quantity and quality, ...

U.S. Stock Futures Weaken as Global Markets Slide on Saudi Tensions

U.S. Stock Futures Weaken as Global Markets Slide on Saudi Tensions

U.S. stocks look set for another volatile session Monday as investors re-set prices in markets all over the world amid amid escalating tensions between Washington and Riyadh over the death of a prominent Saudi journalist in Turkey last month as well as renewed concerns for trade disputes between the U.S. and its major economic partners.

Real Money Rewind: The Big Banks, 2009 to Now

Real Money Rewind: The Big Banks, 2009 to Now

A look back at one of the darkest hours to contextualize Friday's market volatility.

These Beaten-Down Stocks Could Rebound on Earnings

These Beaten-Down Stocks Could Rebound on Earnings

Upcoming results from these names -- and many others -- should reassure investors.

A Big Oversold Bounces Kicks In, but Bank Earnings Reports Are Key

A Big Oversold Bounces Kicks In, but Bank Earnings Reports Are Key

The good news about a bounce like we are seeing this morning is that it helps create some obvious technical levels.

2 Ways to Trade Dangerous Netflix in This Dangerous Landscape: Market Recon

2 Ways to Trade Dangerous Netflix in This Dangerous Landscape: Market Recon

Markets will be watching subscriber growth and pricing power when NFLX reports on Tuesday.

Bank Stocks Perk Up After Hours Before Friday Earnings

Bank Stocks Perk Up After Hours Before Friday Earnings

Loans will be a pivotal piece of the picture as major U.S. banks report earnings on Friday.

I Will Be Moving to a Large-Sized Investment Position in the Banks Today and Tomorrow

"Progress is cumulative in science and engineering, but cyclical in finance." -- James Grant, "Money of the Mind: Borrowing and Lending in America from the Civil War to Michael Milken" I will be moving from a small/medium-sized exposure in banks to ...

Interest Rate Worries Are Not Going Away

Interest Rate Worries Are Not Going Away

Bank earnings will tell us something about the overall market mood.

How to Play Cloud Kings Salesforce and Adobe: Market Recon

How to Play Cloud Kings Salesforce and Adobe: Market Recon

The cloud sector has suffered, but this is how to navigate this selloff.

Banks Remain My Most Favored Sector Along Almost Any Timeframe

I have consistently opined that bank stocks are my most favored investment sector for the next several years. I have thought of the group as investments but the way rates are acting they may also be a trade to the upside. When I went "all out" and l...

2 Plays on JP Morgan to Boost Bank Exposure: Market Recon

2 Plays on JP Morgan to Boost Bank Exposure: Market Recon

Try these trades in JPM and Key to take advantage of weakness in the sector.

GM Seems to Be the Play

Autos and Semiconductors Autonomous driving. This is becoming a really big deal. By now, I am sure that most of you saw this morning's interesting news. Honda Motor would immediately invest $750 million in the Cruise autonomous vehicle unit of Gener...

Da Banks

Earnings season will start in earnest late next week. That's when we'll hear from the likes of JPMorgan Chase , Citigroup , and Wells Fargo . As an aside, the banks are finally feeling some relief today as the U.S. 10-year has finally put some dista...

Citigroup Is Setting Up as a Buy

Citigroup Is Setting Up as a Buy

There are a few things that are lining up nicely on the daily chart of the banking giant.

I'm Staying Away From Tesla on Musk SEC Probe: Market Recon

I'm Staying Away From Tesla on Musk SEC Probe: Market Recon

If Musk is barred from running this company, as with any sinking ship, the rats will finally flee.

Citigroup Has Finally Broken Out of a Six-Month Base Pattern

Citigroup Has Finally Broken Out of a Six-Month Base Pattern

Here's how to play the stock.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rally Has Staying Power

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rally Has Staying Power

For most of this year the market has been led by growth stocks.

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

Covered calls may be the best bet -- or wait for a dip.

Was Tilray's Wild Day Sign of a Market Top?

Was Tilray's Wild Day Sign of a Market Top?

Tilray provided good entertainment and there were crazy pockets of momentum.