First Chicago Corp. may not spring any surprises with its earnings on Monday, but one analyst believes the Midwestern giant is about to break out of its rut.

"This bank has very much improved prospects for 1995," according to Stephen Berman of Natwest Securities Corp., New York, who last week issued a "buy" rating on First Chicago's shares.

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