Bank stocks have crushed it since the beginning of 2021, beating the S&P 500's overall returns. During this time, the SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF has gained 44% while the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund has gained 43.6%, compared to the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, which gained 27%. While the banking sector isn't as sexy as technology or the hot new fintechs, certain economic factors will work in its favor this year.
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