Moody's Investors Service is expected to release a report today that raises the possibility of a triple-A rating for a U.S. bank.

"As U.S. banks evolve into large, diversified financial institutions, Moody's does not rule out the possibility of an Aaa-rated bank in the U.S.," said David Fanger, a vice president and credit officer in Moody's banking group, in a draft of a press release to accompany Moody's annual Banking System Outlook.

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