Huntington Bancshares ( HBAN) of Columbus, Ohio, has seen its stock return 19% year-to-date, closing Friday at $6.49. During 2011, the shares declined 19%. Based on a quarterly payout of four cents, the shares have a dividend yield of 2.47%.
The advisers stand to benefit if the sector sees more deal activity under Trump.
Regional banks may get the urge to merge if Congress relaxes some regulations this year.
Congress will seek to wipe out or make changes to the Dodd-Frank Act in small chunks, with a focus first on providing relief for mid-sized regional institutions.
Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including an upgrade for Western Digital and new coverage for Ciena, Salesforce and Square.