Claiming third place for a second straight year is Jason Goldberg of Barclays Capital. In December, Goldberg tagged JPMorgan Chase & Co. as a top pick for 2011, largely on its strong balance sheet and steady management. Year-to-date through August, shares of the New Yorkbased global institution fell 10.3 percent, from $41.89 to $37.56, but nonetheless beat the sector by 6.2 percentage points. All I need in the morning is a cup of coffee and Jasons daily Bank Brief e-mail, declares one grateful client.
THIRD TEAM Jason Goldberg Barclays Capital