Why Citigroup Is Bucking the Big Bank Trend

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

Despite being viewed as the banking sector laggard, Citigroup reported strong first-quarter earnings, and shares responded quite positively. On the other hand, despite record profits, Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase disappointed investors with their quarterly results.

In this video, Motley Fool banking analyst David Hanson tells investors why Citigroup shares are moving higher, and if they still have room to run. 

Citigroup's stock looks tantalizingly cheap. Yet the bank's balance sheet is still in need of more repair, and there's a considerable amount of uncertainty after a shocking management shakeup. Should investors be treading carefully, or jumping on an opportunity to buy? To help figure out whether Citigroup deserves a spot on your watchlist, I invite you to read our premium research report on the bank today. We'll fill you in on both reasons to buy and reasons to sell Citigroup, and what areaCitigroup investors need to watch going forward. Click here now for instant access to our best expert's take on Citigroup.


The article Why Citigroup Is Bucking the Big Bank Trend originally appeared on Fool.com.

David Hanson has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends Wells Fargo. The Motley Fool owns shares of Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, and Wells Fargo. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

Want more news like this?

Sign up for Finance Report by AOL and get everything from business news to personal finance tips delivered directly to your inbox daily!

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners