Despite recent weakness in bank shares, Wall Street analysts still foresee big potential gains in many of these stocks, according to data compiled for American Banker by First Call Corp.

Topping the list among the nation's 50 largest bank stocks is U.S. Bancorp, followed in order by BankBoston Corp., Wells Fargo & Co., First Union Corp., and Bank One Corp.

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