Wall Street is bracing for an ugly earnings season — here’s a breakdown of where banks are going to feel the pain

Big banks are expected to report painful fourth-quarter results following a dreadful December. It’s a mixed bag between business lines, but investment banking revenues are expected to fall by 17% and trading revenues by 2.6%, according to Keefe, Bruyette, and Woods. We’ve got a breakdown of which business lines are bracing for the worst.

The stock market turmoil at the end of 2018 has taken a wrecking ball to Wall Street’s fourth-quarter results. 

The worst

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