All benchmarks improved. Book value, asset performance, revenue, income beat.
Capital ratios above regulatory benchmarks by good margin.
Sentiment: Strong Buy
Sorry, not good results. Per share earnings appeared to go up as a result of fewer outstanding shares but the bank actually made less money. They made less money, and there is no investment in the future of the company.
Read deeper - it wasn't all great.
Total non-performing assets ticked up, yet they cut the provision for loan losses. Beating estimates via less conservative loan provision is not likely to impress institutional investors.
a few large blocks traded at the close, some interest in stock!