Ronald I. Mandle's approach to the money-center banks he covers for Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. is deceptively simple: he looks at their earnings power.

One of the best known bulls among banking analysts, he sees a strong recovery for his universe of the nation's biggest banks. For one thing, Mr. Mandle expects money-center earnings to rise in 1995 as their derivatives trading activities recover.

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