NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- JPMorgan Chase (JPM - Get Report), Itaú Unibanco Holding (ITUB), Citigroup (C - Get Report), HDFC Bank (HDB), Bank of America (BAC - Get Report), Credit Suisse Group (CS - Get Report), UBS (UBS), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG - Get Report), ICICI Bank (IBN) and Barclays Plc (BCS) have upside potential of 20% to 92%, based on analysts' consensus estimates of 12-month price targets.
We have identified banking and financial services stocks panning the U.S., Brazil, India, Japan, Switzerland and the U.K. with a minimum market capitalization of $25 billion.
These stocks are expected to gain up to 92% over the next 12 months with a mean upside value of 44%, according to analysts polled by Bloomberg. The stocks have a mean buy rating of 68%.
In comparison, other stocks such as Westpac Banking Corporation (WBK), M&T Bank Corporation (MTB), Banco Santander S.A. (STD), U.S. Bancorp (USB) and Mizuho Financial Group (MFG) are less capitalized and offer negligible upside potential.