Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – UMPQ EVR WSH STSA

AB leads financial stocks lower on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – UMPQ EVR WSH STSA

Financial stocks rose 1.0% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.8%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.7% and the S&P 500 increased 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ): UMPQ stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Evercore Partners Inc (EVR): EVR stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Willis Group Holdings (WSH): WSH stock is up 3.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sterling Financial Corp (STSA): STSA stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Radian Group Inc (RDN): RDN stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Stifel Financial Corp (SF): SF stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Bank of The Ozarks (OZRK): OZRK stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): GNW stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Phh Corp (PHH): PHH stock is up 3.0% today.
  • First Bancorp (FBP): FBP stock is up 3.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Alliance Capital Management L.P. (AB): AB stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp (TYG): TYG stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Alliance Data Systems Corp (ADS): ADS stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Federated Investors (FII): FII stock is down 0.5% today.
  • American Express Company (AXP): AXP stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Fifth Street Finance Corp (FSC): FSC stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Templeton Global (GIM): GIM stock is down 0.1% today.
  • Sei Investments Company (SEIC): SEIC stock is down 0.1% today.
  • Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Diversified Equit (EXG): EXG stock is down 0.2% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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