Strongest Illinois Banks and ThriftsBased on second-quarter financial reports, 61 Illinois institutions were assigned "recommended" ratings of B-plus or above by Weiss Ratings:
Investors are on the lookout for a Fed slip up or a bond market bubble.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway new $520.7 million position sent shares of Synchrony higher over 4.4% during afternoon trading on Tuesday.
Investment banks' biggest revenue driver is continuing a nosedive into September.
It's been below zero for 78 straight days.
Analyst Mike Mayo stays bullish on banks.