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The

Federal Reserve

has told at least seven of the nation's biggest banks to increase their capital levels, while another six won't be told to raise additional capital, a report says.

Regulators have told

Bank of America

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it must take steps to address a roughly $34 billion capital shortfall, according to the

Wall Street Journal

, while

Wells Fargo

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needs $13 billion to $15 billion. The

Journal

reports

GMAC

needs $11.5 billion;

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Citigroup

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, $5 billion; and

Morgan Stanley

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, $1.5 billion.

Regions Financial

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and

State Street

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also need more capital, the newspaper reports.

These financial institutions, of a total of 19, won't be told to raise additional capital, the

Journal

reports:

JPMorgan Chase

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,

Goldman Sachs

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,

MetLife

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,

American Express

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,

Bank of New York Mellon

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and

Capital One Financial

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. The

Journal

story cited people familiar with the matter.

Results for the remaining six banks couldn't be learned, but analysts and investors expect several of them to face sizable capital holes, the

Journal

notes.

Final results of the government's stress will be released after the close of trading Thursday.

Any bank needing more capital will have until June 8 to develop a plan and must implement it by Nov. 9, the

Journal

reports.

Bank of America will outline its strategy Thursday, according to people familiar with the matter, the

Journal

reports. The bank says it doesn't need government capital and that it has a number of options.