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TABLE: Possible Picks Among Bank Stocks

STOCK PRICE 52-WEEK

7/17/95 HIGH P/E COMMENTS

AMSOUTH 36 37 1/4 16.1 Dominant Alabama bank with attrac-

BANCORP tive holdings in fast-growing Florida

BANK OF 39 1/8 39 3/4 9.8 Notable franchise in consolidating

BOSTON market; so far, hasn't found a match

CHASE 51 1/8 55 3/4 9.7 Under pressure from rebellious

MANHATTAN investors to sell; a subject of

takeover rumors

COMMERCE 32 1/4 32 1/4 11.0 Conservative bank in desirable

BANCSHARES Kansas City, Mo., market

FIRST 37 3/4 38 1/8 10.6 Major player in often-overlooked

AMERICAN Nashville, a consolidating region

MERIDIAN 37 38 1/2 13.1 Small Pennsylvania-based player in

BANCORP the heart of a merger-prone region

SIGNET 25 1/4 25 5/8 10.7 Innovative midsize bank in over-

BANKING banked Virginia

UJB 33 5/8 36 1/4 12.2 Last midsize New Jersey

FINANCIAL independent

DATA: CS FIRST BOSTON; JOHN HANCOCK REGIONAL BANK FUND; KEEFE, BRUYETTE &

WOODS; UBS SECURITIES; BLOOMBERG FINANCIAL MARKETS


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