financial performance

A Bank Analyst Makes Recommendations. I Make a List.

What should you look for in a bank stock? How should I know? I’m not a financial advisor. I would have to take a test to prove that I am […]


For Banks, What Is Top Quartile Performance?

January 13, 2018 | Jeff For Banks

What is top quartile financial performance? I am often asked this question, and top quartile performance appears as stretch goals in many strategic plans. And I say bravo! Nobody wants […]


A Financial Institution Investment Banker Had Questions. Here Are My Answers.

February 6, 2016 | Jeff For Banks

My colleagues and I are frequent speakers at industry events. At one such event, a financial institution investment banker approached my colleague and handed him a list of questions he […]