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"The banking sector was relatively mixed to be honest with you. And I know that sounds like a bit of fencing, but I wouldn't have called the numbers particularly compelling. I actually think that if you look at the S&P 500 financials since the middle of the earnings season for the banks till today, it's up about 8.5% compared to about a 9.5% gain for the S&P 500, so it's lagging but not significantly. It's just kinda there."

Alright, earnings season is finally coming to a close. 

Now that we've had most of the sectors release earnings, it's time for an earnings report card. 

TheStreet's Katherine Ross and Martin Baccardax sat down with Real Money's Kevin Curran to give sectors an earnings report card.

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Baccardax weighed in on the banking sector.

"The banking sector was relatively mixed to be honest with you. And I know that sounds like a bit of fencing, but I wouldn't have called the numbers particularly compelling," said Baccardax. "I actually think that if you look at the S&P 500 financials since the middle of the earnings season for the banks till today, it's up about 8.5% compared to about a 9.5% gain for the S&P 500, so it's lagging but not significantly. It's just kinda there." 

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