Shares of Fifth Third Bancorp ( FITB) of Cincinnati closed at $13.40 Friday, returning 7% year-to-date, following an 11% decline during 2011.
Eight years of low rates fueled a commercial real estate boom. Reining it in now might keep the U.S. economy safer in the long run, the Boston Fed chief says.
U.S. stocks staged a post-Yellen rally on Monday, buoyed by comments from the central bank Chair last week.
U.S. stocks stage a rally Monday, buoyed by comments from the Federal Reserve chief Friday.
Bank of America (BAC) stock was advancing Monday afternoon as The Institutional View rates shares as a 'trading buy.'