As financial stocks got a reprieve Monday after several days of battering, investors received more mixed predictions from the experts.

Some analysts remained upbeat about names with good fundamentals, but other strategists backed away from banks, brokerages, and specialty finance companies. “We believe the selloff in bank stocks represents another chance to buy these stocks,” Salomon Smith Barney analysts Ruchi Madan and Keith Horowitz wrote in their weekly note.

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