Shares of Zions Bancorporation ( ZION) of Salt Lake City closed at $19.13 Friday, returning 18% year-to-date, after declining 33% last year.
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.