- Fifth Third Bancorp reports first-quarter earnings per share of $45 cents.
- Analysts were expecting EPS of 36 cents.
- Mortgage banking net revenue doubles to $204 million.
- Commercial and industrial loans grow 5% sequentially.
Analyst Mike Mayo stays bullish on banks.
Here are Monday's top research calls.
Here are Friday's top research calls, including downgrades for Beazer Homes and Chevron, an upgrade for Ecolab and new coverage of Sherwin-Williams.
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