HBAN has made a couple of closes above $14.50 and it is poised to trade higher.
The banks are expected, in aggregate, to increase their distributions to nearly 100% of their net earnings over the next four quarters. However, some did better than others.
The second piece of the annual reviews determines how much banks can spend on dividends and stock buybacks.
The gulf between the Republican wish list on financial regulations and the legislative reality is large.