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Fifth Third Bancorp FITB

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Overall Q4 Results Come in as Expected for Fifth Third; Dividend Finance Acquisition Adds Growth

Eric Compton, CFA Senior Equity Analyst

Analyst Note

| Eric Compton, CFA |

No-moat rated Fifth Third reported solid fourth-quarter earnings per share of $0.90, in line with the Factset consensus of $0.90 and also essentially in line with our own estimate of $0.87. Provisioning was slightly better than we expected, net interest income was in line, and expenses came in slightly above our expectations. Additional expense pressure is a pattern we’ve seen for the industry as inflationary pressure in general, and wage pressure specifically, all begin to have an effect on expenses.

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Company Profile

Business Description

Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial-services company headquartered in Cincinnati. The company has over $200 billion in assets and operates numerous full-service banking centers and ATMs throughout Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Florida, Tennessee, West Virginia, Georgia, and North Carolina.

38 Fountain Square Plaza
Cincinnati, OH, 45263
T +1 800 972-3030
Sector Financial Services
Industry Banks - Regional
Most Recent Earnings Sep 30, 2021
Fiscal Year End Dec 31, 2021
Stock Type Cyclical
Employees 19,171