Bank of America a 'Buy'?

Bank of America Bullish Case (NYSE:BAC)

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) shares are trading down 1.5% on weak Q4 results, but could the glass be more half-full than empty for would-be investors?  Both Citigroup (NYSE:C) and Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) didn't impress the Street this week, but BofA is a different consumer lender animal.

BofA Shares Fall, Countrywide was Expensive

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Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) shares are down 1.7% and trading at $14.29, thanks to Countrywide and bad mortgages the company lost $1.6 billion in Q4 2010.

Coming Week: Only Four Trading Days Starting with Apple and Citigroup

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Next week the market is closed on Monday (Jan 17th) and get ready for more of earnings season, we hear from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), and on Tuesday prepare for Citigroup's (NYSE:C) Q4 2010 call at the open.

BofA on Its Heels over Domains (NYSE:BAC)

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Believe it or not, Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has resorted to buying domain names to prevent would be critics from getting ones that would insult the company’s board and execs.

BofA and GE Help Push the Dow Jones

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General Electric (NYSE:GE) finished the day up 1.13% and Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) ran up 2.85%, both of these heavy weight companies helped lift the Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) to a high not seen since 2008 -- hello 11,500.

Big Losses for Bank of America

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Bank of America Corp. (NASDAQ:BAC) is now 5.25% away from hitting a new 52-week low and today's news of its $7.3-billion loss under new regulations is not going to help shareholders.

BofA shares Dip Below $12

Bank of America - Working Image (NYSE:BAC)

The mighty Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) watched it shares hit $11.74 this morning on very heavy volume, the stock is now trading at a new 52-week low and just above $12 heading into the noon hour.

Foreclosure Delay Could Hurt U.S. Housing Market

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Just what we don't need -- as politicians step up interventions to slow the pace of foreclosures amid concerns about document fraud, economists say such delays could deal another blow to the housing market.

It's Time to Buy Bank of America Shares (NYSE:BAC)

Bank of America Bullish Case (NYSE:BAC)

Jim Cramer mentioned buying Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) today and selling Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC), for once he's making sense as BofA is still trading near the bottom of its 12 month range.

New 52-Week Low for Bank of America

Bank of America - Working Image (NYSE:BAC)

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) hit a new 52-week low today of $13.01, since mid-April BofA shares have lost almost 1/3 of their value and the analysts aren't helping any.

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