|Bid||26.300 x 2200|
|Ask||26.310 x 1300|
|Day's Range||25.981 - 26.335|
|52 Week Range||18.460 - 28.970|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.76|
|Earnings Date||Oct 18, 2017 - Oct 23, 2017|
|Dividend & Yield||0.56 (2.11%)|
|1y Target Est||27.56|
Fifth Third Bancorp’s stock has soared since Election Day, but it’s gain is below average nationally as bank stocks have rocketed since President Donald Trump’s election last year. Stock in Fifth Third (FITB), Cincinnati’s largest locally based bank and the nation’s 13th-biggest, has gained 21 percent from Election Day through July 21. Downtown-based First Financial Bancorp’s (FFBC) stock rose 28 percent, the best performance of any of the local bank stocks, according to an American City Business Journal analysis of 445 publicly traded bank stocks.
Dodd-Frank legislation regulates all banks with $50 billion in assets, which means banks that are fractionally smaller than Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) and other ivory tower institutions that took extraordinary risk and enjoyed private gains while sharing the losses with an unwilling public. Meanwhile, big banks continue to shun Main Street when it comes to lending.
Q2 2017 Fifth Third Bancorp Earnings Call