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May 09, 2011 09:31 ET

Opinions on Comerica Incorporated and Citizens Republic Bancorp Inc. -- Midwest Banks Backed by Better Credit Quality

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - May 9, 2011) - www.stockcall.com/ offers investors comprehensive research on the Regional - Midwest Banks industry and has completed analytical research on Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) and Citizens Republic Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: CRBC). Register with us today at www.stockcall.com/ to have free access to these researches.

Improved credit quality has been a boon to Midwest regional banks in 2011. A healthier economy in combination with financial reform legislation appears to be behind the improvements. Register now at https://stockcall.com/development/stockcall/page.php?name=register.html to have free access to our reports on the Regional - Midwest Banks industry.

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Comerica Inc. recently reported that its provisions for loan losses for the first quarter fell 14% from the quarter prior and 72% when compared to the same period last year. Similarly, Citizens Republic Bancorp Inc. reported that its Q1 30-89 day delinquencies fell to their lowest level in over 4 years. It also marked a 64% drop from the first quarter of 2010. While only a small sample, the improved credit quality seen in these two banks reflects a positive trend for the industry. Investors looking for free research on Comerica Incorporated and Citizens Republic Bancorp Inc. are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/CMA090511.pdf or www.stockcall.com/CRBC090511.pdf.

Overall, banks in the Midwest are in a good position at the moment. First quarter results were generally positive but gains seen as a result of better credit quality could be jeopardized by weak employment figures and rising gas prices. Visit www.stockcall.com/ to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.

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