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Bank Stocks Perk Up After Hours Before Friday Earnings

Kevin Curran

Financial stocks got a bit of a spring in their step after hours on Thursday before a critical earnings day on Friday. For example, JPMorgan, which dropped 3% to $108.13 during regular trading, rose 1.17% after hours. Citigroup, which declined 2.24% to $68.38 on Thursday, rose nearly 1% after hours.