Comerica Inc. of Detroit is looking to bulk up in California through acquisitions.

"We're certainly out there poking around actively," said J. Michael Fulton, president and chief executive of San Jose-based Comerica Bank California. "We are still very small and embryonic. There's a need to get bigger in the state."

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