Does This Grim Outlook Spell Opportunity?

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Since the financial crisis, several of the largest banks in the U.S. have bounced back and are actually trading above pre-crisis levels. While American banks have been able to quickly shed assets and reduce uncertainty, the banks across the pond in the U.K. are struggling mightily. With so many investors vowing to stay away from these banks, there may be opportunity for shrewd investors to take advantage of the cheap valuations, but it may not be that easy in the long run. In this video, Fool banking analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer debate whether or not investors can still find winners in this space. 

Bank of America's stock doubled in 2012. Is there more yet to come? With significant challenges still ahead, it's critical to have a solid understanding of this megabank before adding it to your portfolio. In The Motley Fool's premium research report on B of A, analysts Anand Chokkavelu, CFA, and Matt Koppenheffer, Financials bureau chief, lift the veil on the bank's operations, including detailing three reasons to buy and three reasons to sell. Click here now to claim your copy.

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