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part 1 of 2

Top 50 Banks

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.7 0.1 0.1 NorwestCorp-MN 3.11 14

1.9... 0.3 FirstSecurity-UT 2.36 22

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 SouthTrustCorp-AL 2.62 11

1.9... 0.2 FirstarCorp-WI 3.9 16

1.9... 0.3 BankofBoston-MA 4.7 6

1.9... ... BankAmericaCorp-CA 7.14 11

1.9 0.1... ChemicalBanking-NY 7.14 10

1.9... ... Citicorp-NY 7.32 13

2... ... BayBanks-MA 7.38 8

2.1 -0.1 -0.1 FirstTennessee-TN 2.86 18

2.1... ... BankofNY-NY 4.9 14

2.1 -0.1... FirstUnionCorp-NC 6.2 17

2.1... -0.2 ChaseManhattan-NY 6.66 16

2.1... -0.1 NationsBank-NC 7.93 13

2.2 -0.1 -0.1 NorthernTrust-IL 4.23 14

2.2... 0.2 FirstChicagoNBD-IL 4.28 7

2.2... ... MellonBankCorp-PA 5.12 15

2.3... -0.1 SouthernNatCp-NC 2.75 19

2.3... ... BancOneCorp-OH 3.23 11

2.3... 0.1 ComericaInc-MI 3.85 9

2.3... 0.1 CoreStatesFinCp-PA 4.09 14

2.3... -0.1 FleetFinancial-MA 4.22 12

2.3 -0.1 -0.1 FirstBankSystem-MN 4.71 15

2.3... ... BarnettBanksInc-FL 5.66 10

2.4... ... NationalCityCp-OH 3.13 6

2.4... 0.2 KeyCorp-OH 3.74 8

2.4... ... WellsFargo-CA 19.2 -6

2.5... ... FifthThirdBncp-OH 3.31 14

2.5... ... WachoviaCorp-NC 3.74 10

2.5... ... RegionsFinCorp-AL 3.93 5

2.5 -0.2 -0.1 CrestarFinlCorp-VA 5.43 13

2.5... ... UnionBank-CA 5.71 6

2.5 0.1 0.3 BankersTrust-NY 6.29 155

2.5... ... FirstInterstate-CA 11.34 ...

2.6... ... Marshall&Ilsley-WI 2.15 13

2.6... -0.1 PNCBankCorp-PA 2.93 28

2.6... ... USBancorp-OR 2.95 13

2.6... ... MeridianBancorp-PA 3.86 12

2.6... ... MercantileBanc-MO 4.26 6

2.6... -0.2 RepublicNYCorp.-NY 6.78 12

2.6... -0.1 JPMorgan-NY 6.95 8

2.7... 0.2 SynovusFinCorp-GA 1.72 15

2.7... ... StateStBosCorp-MA 3.32 13

2.7... 0.1 Boatmen'sBcshrs-MO 3.69 8

2.7... 0.1 FirstofAmerica-MI 4.12 10

2.7... ... IntegraFinCp-PA 5.22 10

2.7... 0.1 SunTrustBanks-GA 5.44 10

2.8... ... UJBFinancial-NJ 3.25 9

2.9... ... AmSouthBancorp-AL 3.27 9

3.2... 0.1 HuntingtonBcshs-OH 1.97 11

Top 25 Thrifts

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1... ... Westcorp-CA 1.65 22

1.1 0.2 0.2 AstoriaFinCorp-NY 4.45 7

1.4... 0.1 CharterOneFin-OH 3.49 18

1.7 0.1 0.1 Sovereign-PA 1.15 21

1.7... 0.1 FrstFinlCorp-WI 2.39 6

1.8 0.1 0.1 DimeBancorp-NY 1.2 62

1.9... ... RooseveltFinGp-MO 2.09 37

2... ... LongIslandBcp-NY 1.88 4

2... 0.5 People'sBankMHC-CT 2.02 16

2... -0.1 CommercialFedCp-NE 4.16 9

2... 0.1 StandardFederal-MI 4.29 16

2.1... 0.1 CalFedBancorp-CA 1.88 38

2.1... ... GreatWesternFin-CA 2.39 40

2.1... -0.3 GrnPointFinCorp-NY 2.6 9

2.1... -0.2 WashMutualInc-WA 3.04 17

2.2... -0.1 Ahmanson-CA 2.25 28

2.3... 0.1 GlendaleFedBnk-CA 1.15 47

2.3... ... GoldenWestFn-CA 5.03 26

2.4... ... CoastSavingsFin-CA 2.24 62

2.4... -0.3 TCFFinancial-MN 2.99 15

2.5... 0.1 StPaulBancorp-IL 2.05 10

2.5... -0.1 CollectiveBncp-NJ 2.73 6

2.7... -0.1 WashingtonFed-WA 2.12 18

3... ... BrooklynBancorp-NY 2.85 -10

3... -0.1 SecurityCptlCp-WI 3.21 13

Insurance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.4 0.3 0.3 WesternNational-TX 1.62 46

1.6... 0.2 ReliastarFincl-MN 4.59 14

1.6... ... ITTHartfordGroup-CT 4.71 15

1.7... -0.2 OldRepublicIntl-IL 3.3 14

1.7... ... ConsecoInc-IN 7.08 42

1.7 -0.1... ChubbCorp-NJ 7.68 11

1.8... ... ProtectiveLife-AL 3.01 12

1.8 0.1 0.1 AmericanReCorp-NJ 3.83 29

1.8 -0.1... AmericanInterntl-NY 5.85 13

1.9... 0.1 AflacInc-GA 3.74 7

1.9... ... TravelersGroup-NY 5.49 13

1.9 0.3 0.3 Transatlantic-NY 6.14 13

2 0.5 0.3 RelianceGroup-NY 0.87 32

2... ... LeucaiaNational-NY 1.4 13

2... ... TIGHoldings-NY 2.44 22

2 0.2 -0.1 EquitableofIowa-IA 3.61 14

2... ... SunAmericaInc-CA 4.09 21

2... ... CincinnatiFincl-OH 4.23 10

2... ... MBIAInc-IL 7.09 10

2 0.1... GeneralReCorp-CT 10.48 11

2.1 0.2 0.2 WRBerkley-CT 3.81 52

2.2 0.2 0.2 ProgressiveCorp-OH 3.25 14

2.2... 0.1 AmericanGenl-TX 3.4 31

2.2 0.1 -0.1 AonCorp-IL 3.88 12

2.2... 0.1 TransamericaCorp-CA 6.73 14

2.3 -0.3 -0.3 PaulRevereCorp-MA 1.88 28

2.3 0.3 0.2 EquitableCos-NY 2.04 17

2.3 0.1 0.1 JeffersonPilotCorp-NC 3.68 18

2.3... ... AmbacInc-NY 4.99 12

2.4... ... MercuryGeneral-CA 3.51 7

2.4 0.1... AllstateCorp-IL 3.95 12

2.4... ... UnumCorp-ME 4.27 21

2.4... -0.1 StPaulCos-MN 5.51 9

2.4... 0.1 AetnaLife&Cas-CT 5.96 106

2.5 0.1... ProvidentCorp-KY 4.53 11

2.5... 0.1 LincolnNational-IN 4.8 63

2.6... ... USFG&GCorp-MD 1.61 23

2.6... ... SAFECOCorp-WA 3.13 10

2.7... -0.1 FirstColonyCorp-VA 2.58 16

2.7... 0.1 HartfordSteam-CT 3.31 10

2.7... -0.1 TorchmarkCorp-AL 4.36 11

2.8... ... Allmerica-MA 2.51 17

2.8 -0.1... Marsh&McLennan-NY 6.1 10

2.8 -0.1 -0.1 CignaCorp-PA 11.8 2522

2.9... ... OhioCasualty-OH 3.26 22

3... ... 20thCenturyInd-CA 1.19 57

3... ... BankersLifeHldngs-IL 2.65 8

3... ... USLifeCorp-NY 3.08 6

3... ... Unitrin-IL 3.43 17

9.9 9.9 9.9 AmericanNational-TX 6.4 8

Credit Card Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.9... ... CapitalOne-VA 2.34 23

1.9... ... AdvantaCorp-PA 3.84 20

1.9... -0.2 FirstUSA-TX 4.22 31

2... ... MBNACorp-DE 1.98 29

Gov't Sponsored Enterprises

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.7... ... FannieMae-DC 2.46 14

1.8... ... SallieMae-DC 6 16

1.8... 0.1 FreddieMac-VA 6.61 16

Private Mortgage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 Countrywide-CA 2.17 36

2 -0.2 -0.2 NorthAmeriMtg-CA 2.99 11

General Finance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.4... 0.5 AmeriCreditCorp-TX 0.97 111

1.4... 0.1 FINOVAGroup-AZ 4.05 15

1.5... ... GreenTreeFin'l-MN 2.15 19

1.7... 0.3 MoneyStore-NJ 1.13 19

1.7... 0.1 AT&TCapital-NJ 3.14 16

1.8 0.1 0.1 DeanWitterDiscov-NY 5.46 12

1.9... ... HouseholdInt'l-IL 5.15 20

2... ... CreditAcceptance-MI 0.9 32

2.1 -0.1... MercuryFinanceCo-IL 0.8 25

2.1... 0.1 AmericanExpress-NY 3.54 14

2.3 -0.1 -0.3 WorldAcceptance-SC 0.56 17

2.3... -0.1 NationalAutoCred-OH 1.13 41

2.5 0.1 0.1 BeneficialCorp-DE 5.13 55

Brokerage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

2.6... ... BearStearns-NY 2.47 -8

2.6 -0.5 -0.2 MorganStanley-NY 4.15 25

2.8... -0.1 LehmanBrothers-NY 2.43 8

2.9 -0.2 -0.2 Salomon-NY 3.86 10

3 0.5 0.5 A.G.Edwards-MO 2.6 8

3.1 -0.6 -0.4 MerrillLynch-NY 5.79 7

3.3 -0.1 -0.3 PaineWebber-NY 2.29 340

3.5 -0.5 -0.5 AlexBrown-MD 5.65 -8

3.6... -0.1 CharlesSchwab-CA 1.12 15

Investment Advisory Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/ Price/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg.

1.5... 0.2 PIMCOAdvisors-CA 1.32 14

1.5... 0.5 NewEnglandInvest-MA 1.8 3

1.7... ... SEICorp-PA 1.37 26

1.7... 0.3 UnitedAssetMgmnt-MA 2.43 13

2.2... ... FranklinResources-CA 3.77 12

2.3... ... PioneerGroup-MA 1.19 17

2.3... -0.3 AllianceCapital-NY 2.17 15

2.3... -0.3 Oppenheimer-NY 2.85 18

3... ... PhoenixDuffPhelps-IL 0.6 NA

3... -0.1 T.RowePrice-MD 2.95 18

part 2 of 3

Top 50 Banks

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.7 0.1 0.1 NorwestCorp- 3.49 12 36 1/2

1.9... 0.3 FirstSecurit 2.7 14 26 7/8

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 SouthTrustCo 2.91 11 25 7/8

1.9... 0.2 FirstarCorp- 4.56 17 45 1/8

1.9... 0.3 BankofBoston 5.53 18 48 5/8

1.9... ... BankAmericaC 7.88 10 71 1/4

1.9 0.1... ChemicalBank 8.3 16 71 5/8

1.9... ... Citicorp-NY 8.35 14 78

2... ... BayBanks-MA 8.12 10 104 1/2

2.1 -0.1 -0.1 FirstTenness 3.22 13 31 1/2

2.1... ... BankofNY-NY 5.45 11 51 7/8

2.1 -0.1... FirstUnionCo 6.87 11 60 1/2

2.1... -0.2 ChaseManhatt 7.99 20 74 1/2

2.1... -0.1 NationsBank- 8.77 11 73 3/4

2.2 -0.1 -0.1 NorthernTrus 4.7 11 52 3/4

2.2... 0.2 FirstChicago 4.81 12 43 3/8

2.2... ... MellonBankCo 5.65 10 55 7/8

2.3... -0.1 SouthernNatC 3.06 11 28

2.3... ... BancOneCorp- 3.57 11 35 5/8

2.3... 0.1 ComericaInc- 4.17 8 38 7/8

2.3... 0.1 CoreStatesFi 4.7 15 43

2.3... -0.1 FleetFinanci 5 18 41 1/8

2.3 -0.1 -0.1 FirstBankSys 5.33 13 57 5/8

2.3... ... BarnettBanks 6.17 9 62 3/8

2.4... ... NationalCity 3.51 12 34 3/4

2.4... 0.2 KeyCorp-OH 4.05 8 37 5/8

2.4... ... WellsFargo-C 22.18 16 246 5/8

2.5... ... FifthThirdBn 3.74 13 51 1/4

2.5... ... WachoviaCorp 4.12 10 46 1/2

2.5... ... RegionsFinCo 4.31 10 45 7/8

2.5 -0.2 -0.1 CrestarFinlC 5.95 10 58 1/2

2.5... ... UnionBank-CA 6.21 9 52

2.5 0.1 0.3 BankersTrust 7.37 17 64 5/8

2.5... ... FirstInterst 11.84 4 163 3/8

2.6... ... Marshall&Ils 2.36 10 24 7/8

2.6... -0.1 PNCBankCorp- 3.27 12 30 5/8

2.6... ... USBancorp-OR 3.32 13 30 7/8

2.6... ... MeridianBanc 4.6 19 51 1/2

2.6... ... MercantileBa 4.63 9 45

2.6... -0.2 RepublicNYCo 7.58 12 59 7/8

2.6... -0.1 JPMorgan-NY 7.61 9 81 7/8

2.7... 0.2 SynovusFinCo 1.94 13 29 1/4

2.7... ... StateStBosCo 3.7 11 45 1/4

2.7... 0.1 Boatmen'sBcs 3.99 8 39 1/4

2.7... 0.1 FirstofAmeri 4.45 8 43 3/4

2.7... ... IntegraFinCp 5.43 4 68 1/8

2.7... 0.1 SunTrustBank 5.96 10 71 7/8

2.8... ... UJBFinancial 3.64 12 38 1/8

2.9... ... AmSouthBanco 3.56 9 39 3/8

3.2... 0.1 HuntingtonBc 2.17 10 23 3/8

Top 25 Thrifts

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1... ... Westcorp-CA 2 21 18 1/2

1.1 0.2 0.2 AstoriaFinCo 4.99 12 49 3/8

1.4... 0.1 CharterOneFi 4.03 15 34 1/4

1.7 0.1 0.1 Sovereign-PA 1.3 13 11 1/8

1.7... 0.1 FrstFinlCorp 2.67 12 20 3/4

1.8 0.1 0.1 DimeBancorp- 1.41 18 11 1/4

1.9... ... RooseveltFin 2.31 11 18 3/4

2... ... LongIslandBc NA NA 27 3/8

2... 0.5 People'sBank 2.27 12 21 7/8

2... -0.1 CommercialFe NA NA 37 5/8

2... 0.1 StandardFede 4.87 14 41 3/8

2.1... 0.1 CalFedBancor 2.21 18 15 1/8

2.1... ... GreatWestern 2.76 15 22 7/8

2.1... -0.3 GrnPointFinC 3.01 16 26 1/2

2.1... -0.2 WashMutualIn 3.39 12 30

2.2... -0.1 Ahmanson-CA 2.72 21 22 3/4

2.3... 0.1 GlendaleFedB NA NA 15 5/8

2.3... ... GoldenWestFn 5.7 13 50 5/8

2.4... ... CoastSavings 2.68 20 29 1/4

2.4... -0.3 TCFFinancial 3.41 14 37 5/8

2.5... 0.1 StPaulBancor 2.29 12 25 1/4

2.5... -0.1 CollectiveBn NA NA 26 5/8

2.7... -0.1 WashingtonFe NA NA 21 3/8

3... ... BrooklynBanc NA NA 41 1/2

3... -0.1 SecurityCptl NA NA 58

Insurance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.4 0.3 0.3 WesternNatio 1.84 14 15 5/8

1.6... 0.2 ReliastarFin 5.15 12 48 1/4

1.6... ... ITTHartfordG 5.23 11 51 1/2

1.7... -0.2 OldRepublicI 3.8 15 34 1/4

1.7... ... ConsecoInc-I 8.65 22 67 3/4

1.7 -0.1... ChubbCorp-NJ 8.59 12 97 1/8

1.8... ... ProtectiveLi 3.39 13 35 1/8

1.8 0.1 0.1 AmericanReCo 4.3 12 38 3/8

1.8 -0.1... AmericanInte 6.6 13 96 7/8

1.9... 0.1 AflacInc-GA 4.24 13 46 3/8

1.9... ... TravelersGro 6.5 18 66 7/8

1.9 0.3 0.3 Transatlanti 6.88 12 70 1/4

2 0.5 0.3 RelianceGrou 1.01 16 8 1/8

2... ... LeucaiaNatio 1.65 18 26 5/8

2... ... TIGHoldings- 2.91 19 31 5/8

2 0.2 -0.1 EquitableofI 4.04 12 38 5/8

2... ... SunAmericaIn NA NA 54 1/2

2... ... CincinnatiFi 4.52 7 65 1/4

2... ... MBIAInc-IL 7.89 11 76

2 0.1... GeneralReCor 11.64 11 143 7/8

2.1 0.2 0.2 WRBerkley-CT 4.31 13 45 1/4

2.2 0.2 0.2 ProgressiveC 3.77 16 46

2.2... 0.1 AmericanGenl 3.82 12 36 3/8

2.2 0.1 -0.1 AonCorp-IL 4.48 15 52

2.2... 0.1 Transamerica 7.58 13 75 3/8

2.3 -0.3 -0.3 PaulRevereCo 2.23 19 23 1/8

2.3 0.3 0.2 EquitableCos 2.33 14 25 1/4

2.3 0.1 0.1 JeffersonPil 4.23 15 55 5/8

2.3... ... AmbacInc-NY 5.56 11 48 1/4

2.4... ... MercuryGener 4.01 14 43 3/4

2.4 0.1... AllstateCorp 4.48 13 42 7/8

2.4... ... UnumCorp-ME 5.01 17 58 7/8

2.4... -0.1 StPaulCos-MN 5.94 8 56 5/8

2.4... 0.1 AetnaLife&Ca 7.18 20 75 5/8

2.5 0.1... ProvidentCor 5 10 46 1/4

2.5... 0.1 LincolnNatio 5.35 11 55

2.6... ... USFG&GCorp-M 1.61 ... 15

2.6... ... SAFECOCorp-W 3.34 7 36 1/4

2.7... -0.1 FirstColonyC 2.88 12 24 3/4

2.7... 0.1 HartfordStea 3.72 12 50 1/8

2.7... -0.1 TorchmarkCor 4.78 10 46 3/8

2.8... ... Allmerica-MA 2.72 8 25 3/4

2.8 -0.1... Marsh&McLenn 6.7 10 97 1/8

2.8 -0.1 -0.1 CignaCorp-PA 12.94 10 118 1/2

2.9... ... OhioCasualty 3.68 13 37 1/4

3... ... 20thCenturyI 1.3 9 16 7/8

3... ... BankersLifeH 3.25 23 22 1/2

3... ... USLifeCorp-N 3.45 12 30 1/4

3... ... Unitrin-IL 4 17 49

9.9 9.9 9.9 AmericanNati 9.9 10 68 1/4

Credit Card Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.9... ... CapitalOne-V 2.83 21 26 3/4

1.9... ... AdvantaCorp- 4.61 20 47 3/4

1.9... -0.2 FirstUSA-TX NA NA 50 1/8

2... ... MBNACorp-DE 2.46 24 28 1/4

Gov't Sponsored Enterprises

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.7... ... FannieMae-DC 2.8 14 31 5/8

1.8... ... SallieMae-DC 6.86 14 82 5/8

1.8... 0.1 FreddieMac-V 7.59 15 82 1/2

Private Mortgage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 Countrywide- NA NA 21

2 -0.2 -0.2 NorthAmeriMt 3.02 1 20 5/8

General Finance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.4... 0.5 AmeriCreditC NA NA 11 5/8

1.4... 0.1 FINOVAGroup- 4.67 15 53 3/8

1.5... ... GreenTreeFin 2.73 27 31 5/8

1.7... 0.3 MoneyStore-N 1.4 24 22 1/4

1.7... 0.1 AT&TCapital- 3.78 20 41 1/4

1.8 0.1 0.1 DeanWitterDi 6.18 13 53 3/4

1.9... ... HouseholdInt 6.16 20 67 1/4

2... ... CreditAccept 1.21 34 18 3/4

2.1 -0.1... MercuryFinan 0.97 21 13 3/4

2.1... 0.1 AmericanExpr 4.03 14 45 7/8

2.3 -0.1 -0.3 WorldAccepta NA NA 10 1/8

2.3... -0.1 NationalAuto 1.4 24 13 1/4

2.5 0.1 0.1 BeneficialCo 5.77 12 52

Brokerage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

2.6... ... BearStearns- NA NA 24 1/4

2.6 -0.5 -0.2 MorganStanle 4.53 9 46 7/8

2.8... -0.1 LehmanBrothe 2.6 7 24 3/4

2.9 -0.2 -0.2 Salomon-NY 4.11 6 38 1/8

3 0.5 0.5 A.G.Edwards- NA NA 24 1/4

3.1 -0.6 -0.4 MerrillLynch 6.19 7 57 5/8

3.3 -0.1 -0.3 PaineWebber- 2.45 7 19 7/8

3.5 -0.5 -0.5 AlexBrown-MD 5 -12 49 3/4

3.6... -0.1 CharlesSchwa 1.29 15 25 1/2

Investment Advisory Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name EPS % Chg. Price

1.5... 0.2 PIMCOAdvisor 1.53 16 22 5/8

1.5... 0.5 NewEnglandIn NA NA 23 1/4

1.7... ... SEICorp-PA 1.62 18 22 3/4

1.7... 0.3 UnitedAssetM 2.85 17 42 3/4

2.2... ... FranklinReso NA NA 57 5/8

2.3... ... PioneerGroup 1.47 24 29

2.3... -0.3 AllianceCapi 2.42 12 24 1/2

2.3... -0.3 Oppenheimer- NA NA 28 1/4

3... ... PhoenixDuffP NA NA 6 3/8

3... -0.1 T.RowePrice- 3.34 13 53 3/4

part 3 of 3

Top 50 Banks

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.7 0.1 0.1 NorwestCorp- 11.7 10.5

1.9... 0.3 FirstSecurit 11.4 10

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 SouthTrustCo 9.9 8.9

1.9... 0.2 FirstarCorp- 11.6 9.9

1.9... 0.3 BankofBoston 10.3 8.8

1.9... ... BankAmericaC 10 9

1.9 0.1... ChemicalBank 10 8.6

1.9... ... Citicorp-NY 10.7 9.3

2... ... BayBanks-MA 14.2 12.9

2.1 -0.1 -0.1 FirstTenness 11 9.8

2.1... ... BankofNY-NY 10.6 9.5

2.1 -0.1... FirstUnionCo 9.8 8.8

2.1... -0.2 ChaseManhatt 11.2 9.3

2.1... -0.1 NationsBank- 9.3 8.4

2.2 -0.1 -0.1 NorthernTrus 12.5 11.2

2.2... 0.2 FirstChicago 10.1 9

2.2... ... MellonBankCo 10.9 9.9

2.3... -0.1 SouthernNatC 10.2 9.2

2.3... ... BancOneCorp- 11 10

2.3... 0.1 ComericaInc- 10.1 9.3

2.3... 0.1 CoreStatesFi 10.5 9.1

2.3... -0.1 FleetFinanci 9.7 8.2

2.3 -0.1 -0.1 FirstBankSys 12.2 10.8

2.3... ... BarnettBanks 11 10.1

2.4... ... NationalCity 11.1 9.9

2.4... 0.2 KeyCorp-OH 10.1 9.3

2.4... ... WellsFargo-C 12.8 11.1

2.5... ... FifthThirdBn 15.5 13.7

2.5... ... WachoviaCorp 12.4 11.3

2.5... ... RegionsFinCo 11.7 10.6

2.5 -0.2 -0.1 CrestarFinlC 10.8 9.8

2.5... ... UnionBank-CA 9.1 8.4

2.5 0.1 0.3 BankersTrust 10.3 8.8

2.5... ... FirstInterst 14.4 13.8

2.6... ... Marshall&Ils 11.6 10.5

2.6... -0.1 PNCBankCorp- 10.5 9.4

2.6... ... USBancorp-OR 10.5 9.3

2.6... ... MeridianBanc 13.3 11.2

2.6... ... MercantileBa 10.6 9.7

2.6... -0.2 RepublicNYCo 8.8 7.9

2.6... -0.1 JPMorgan-NY 11.8 10.8

2.7... 0.2 SynovusFinCo 17 15.1

2.7... ... StateStBosCo 13.6 12.2

2.7... 0.1 Boatmen'sBcs 10.6 9.8

2.7... 0.1 FirstofAmeri 10.6 9.8

2.7... ... IntegraFinCp 13.1 12.5

2.7... 0.1 SunTrustBank 13.2 12.1

2.8... ... UJBFinancial 11.7 10.5

2.9... ... AmSouthBanco 12 11.1

3.2... 0.1 HuntingtonBc 11.9 10.8

Top 25 Thrifts

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1... ... Westcorp-CA 11.2 9.3

1.1 0.2 0.2 AstoriaFinCo 11.1 9.9

1.4... 0.1 CharterOneFi 9.8 8.5

1.7 0.1 0.1 Sovereign-PA 9.7 8.6

1.7... 0.1 FrstFinlCorp 8.7 7.8

1.8 0.1 0.1 DimeBancorp- 9.4 8

1.9... ... RooseveltFin 9 8.1

2... ... LongIslandBc 14.6 NA

2... 0.5 People'sBank 10.8 9.6

2... -0.1 CommercialFe 9 NA

2... 0.1 StandardFede 9.6 8.5

2.1... 0.1 CalFedBancor 8 6.8

2.1... ... GreatWestern 9.6 8.3

2.1... -0.3 GrnPointFinC 10.2 8.8

2.1... -0.2 WashMutualIn 9.9 8.8

2.2... -0.1 Ahmanson-CA 10.1 8.4

2.3... 0.1 GlendaleFedB 13.6 NA

2.3... ... GoldenWestFn 10.1 8.9

2.4... ... CoastSavings 13.1 10.9

2.4... -0.3 TCFFinancial 12.6 11

2.5... 0.1 StPaulBancor 12.3 11

2.5... -0.1 CollectiveBn 9.8 NA

2.7... -0.1 WashingtonFe 10.1 NA

3... ... BrooklynBanc 14.6 NA

3... -0.1 SecurityCptl 18.1 NA

Insurance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.4 0.3 0.3 WesternNatio 9.6 8.5

1.6... 0.2 ReliastarFin 10.5 9.4

1.6... ... ITTHartfordG 10.9 9.8

1.7... -0.2 OldRepublicI 10.4 9

1.7... ... ConsecoInc-I 9.6 7.8

1.7 -0.1... ChubbCorp-NJ 12.6 11.3

1.8... ... ProtectiveLi 11.7 10.4

1.8 0.1 0.1 AmericanReCo 10 8.9

1.8 -0.1... AmericanInte 16.6 14.7

1.9... 0.1 AflacInc-GA 12.4 10.9

1.9... ... TravelersGro 12.2 10.3

1.9 0.3 0.3 Transatlanti 11.4 10.2

2 0.5 0.3 RelianceGrou 9.3 8

2... ... LeucaiaNatio 19 16.1

2... ... TIGHoldings- 13 10.9

2 0.2 -0.1 EquitableofI 10.7 9.6

2... ... SunAmericaIn 13.3 NA

2... ... CincinnatiFi 15.4 14.4

2... ... MBIAInc-IL 10.7 9.6

2 0.1... GeneralReCor 13.7 12.4

2.1 0.2 0.2 WRBerkley-CT 11.9 10.5

2.2 0.2 0.2 ProgressiveC 14.2 12.2

2.2... 0.1 AmericanGenl 10.7 9.5

2.2 0.1 -0.1 AonCorp-IL 13.4 11.6

2.2... 0.1 Transamerica 11.2 9.9

2.3 -0.3 -0.3 PaulRevereCo 12.3 10.4

2.3 0.3 0.2 EquitableCos 12.4 10.8

2.3 0.1 0.1 JeffersonPil 15.1 13.2

2.3... ... AmbacInc-NY 9.7 8.7

2.4... ... MercuryGener 12.5 10.9

2.4 0.1... AllstateCorp 10.9 9.6

2.4... ... UnumCorp-ME 13.8 11.8

2.4... -0.1 StPaulCos-MN 10.3 9.5

2.4... 0.1 AetnaLife&Ca 12.7 10.5

2.5 0.1... ProvidentCor 10.2 9.3

2.5... 0.1 LincolnNatio 11.5 10.3

2.6... ... USFG&GCorp-M 9.3 9.3

2.6... ... SAFECOCorp-W 11.6 10.9

2.7... -0.1 FirstColonyC 9.6 8.6

2.7... 0.1 HartfordStea 15.1 13.5

2.7... -0.1 TorchmarkCor 10.6 9.7

2.8... ... Allmerica-MA 10.3 9.5

2.8 -0.1... Marsh&McLenn 15.9 14.5

2.8 -0.1 -0.1 CignaCorp-PA 10 9.2

2.9... ... OhioCasualty 11.4 10.1

3... ... 20thCenturyI 14.2 13

3... ... BankersLifeH 8.5 6.9

3... ... USLifeCorp-N 9.8 8.8

3... ... Unitrin-IL 14.3 12.3

9.9 9.9 9.9 AmericanNati 10.7 9.9

Credit Card Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.9... ... CapitalOne-V 11.4 9.5

1.9... ... AdvantaCorp- 12.4 10.4

1.9... -0.2 FirstUSA-TX 11.9 NA

2... ... MBNACorp-DE 14.3 11.5

Gov't Sponsored Enterprises

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.7... ... FannieMae-DC 12.9 11.3

1.8... ... SallieMae-DC 13.8 12

1.8... 0.1 FreddieMac-V 12.5 10.9

Private Mortgage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.9 -0.1 -0.1 Countrywide- 9.7 NA

2 -0.2 -0.2 NorthAmeriMt 6.9 6.8

General Finance Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.4... 0.5 AmeriCreditC 12 NA

1.4... 0.1 FINOVAGroup- 13.2 11.4

1.5... ... GreenTreeFin 14.7 11.6

1.7... 0.3 MoneyStore-N 19.7 15.9

1.7... 0.1 AT&TCapital- 13.1 10.9

1.8 0.1 0.1 DeanWitterDi 9.8 8.7

1.9... ... HouseholdInt 13.1 10.9

2... ... CreditAccept 20.8 15.5

2.1 -0.1... MercuryFinan 17.2 14.2

2.1... 0.1 AmericanExpr 13 11.4

2.3 -0.1 -0.3 WorldAccepta 18.1 NA

2.3... -0.1 NationalAuto 11.7 9.5

2.5 0.1 0.1 BeneficialCo 10.1 9

Brokerage Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

2.6... ... BearStearns- 9.8 NA

2.6 -0.5 -0.2 MorganStanle 11.3 10.3

2.8... -0.1 LehmanBrothe 10.2 9.5

2.9 -0.2 -0.2 Salomon-NY 9.9 9.3

3 0.5 0.5 A.G.Edwards- 9.3 NA

3.1 -0.6 -0.4 MerrillLynch 10 9.3

3.3 -0.1 -0.3 PaineWebber- 8.7 8.1

3.5 -0.5 -0.5 AlexBrown-MD 8.8 10

3.6... -0.1 CharlesSchwa 22.8 19.8

Investment Advisory Companies

Change '96 Fore'97 ForecPrice/

Score 1-Wk 4-Wk Name '96 EPS '97 EPS

1.5... 0.2 PIMCOAdvisor 17.1 14.8

1.5... 0.5 NewEnglandIn 12.9 NA

1.7... ... SEICorp-PA 16.6 14

1.7... 0.3 UnitedAssetM 17.6 15

2.2... ... FranklinReso 15.3 NA

2.3... ... PioneerGroup 24.4 19.7

2.3... -0.3 AllianceCapi 11.3 10.1

2.3... -0.3 Oppenheimer- 9.9 NA

3... ... PhoenixDuffP 10.6 NA

3... -0.1 T.RowePrice- 18.2 16.1 ===

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