The Difference Between Bank of America and Goldman Sachs

It's obvious that Goldman Sachs and Bank of America  are very different businesses. But what isn't as obvious is exactly how they are different. In the video below, Motley Fool contributor John Maxfield uses an analogy to grocery stores to drive home the point.

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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