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Running_Man 03-04-2008 12:08 PM

Bernake to Banks - Cut your dividends!
 
Listening to Len Walter in Chicago, claim Ben Bernake is telling major banks they should be cutting their dividend to improve their capital position. That would lower the banking stocks and explain their recent swoon back to new lows.

al_bundy 03-04-2008 12:14 PM

but the usuall suspects in the bank stocks thread told us bank stocks were a value because of the dividends

barbarus 03-04-2008 12:49 PM

Bennie better watch it or some of the homies here are gonna say he's a "tin hat".

ziggy29 03-04-2008 12:52 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by al_bundy (Post 623887)
but the usuall suspects in the bank stocks thread told us bank stocks were a value because of the dividends

Only the "usual suspects" who naively thought 6% to 10% dividend yields were sustainable.


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