While I generally write only about the nation’s biggest banks, that isn’t where the action is in the bank industry right now. For that, you have to look at smaller banks — those with between $10 billion and $50 billion in assets.There’s one bank in particular that’s worth watching in this space: Pinnacle Financial Partners (NASDAQ: PNFP). I’ll write more about Pinnacle in the future, but I wanted to share one point about the Tennessee-based bank to help orient investors’ perspective on it.But before getting to that point, here’s a taste of Pinnacle’s stock performance over the past 17 years:Continue reading
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