Releasing the Loss Reserve, Banks Walk Razor's Edge

Davis, Paul
August 2010
American Banker;8/17/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 126, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the outlook for the U.S. banking industry as of August 17, 2010. The industry's release of some loan-loss reserves because of slow loan growth and less revenue, the improvements in credit quality, financial data from the second quarter of 2010, and the uncertainty about financial markets and the U.S. economy are discussed. Analysts Christopher Marinac, Blake Howells, and William Fitzpatrick offer their views.


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