Big banks have been steadily building their capital and are now in a position to increase payouts.
Credit Suisse says JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America are top picks among bank stocks.
Some sector ETFs are soaring, providing outperformance of broader market indexes.
With the approach of another Fed meeting, investors have been reacquiring a taste for financial ETFs.
Bullish patterns have emerged on the chart of a key financial ETF and several of its top holdings.
Financial ETFs have reached a critical technical juncture. How the ETFs act here could signal the price direction for the next several months.
There is good news for bank stocks, but be cautious with the sector and its ETFs.
Banks like JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America are riding high on fixed-income revenue. Goldman Sachs, not so much.
The bullish trend on the chart of the popular financial ETF is suggesting that the next leg higher could just be getting started. (XLF)
If these ETFs come to market, they could give investors direct lines politically inspired market moves.