Hottest Financial Stocks Now – FULT WRB FCFS SEIC

FULT leads financial stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – FULT WRB FCFS SEIC

Financial stocks remained flat so far on Wednesday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.2%, the Nasdaq fell 0.5% and the S&P 500 was down 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Fulton Financial Corp (FULT): FULT stock is up 2.9% today.
  • W.R. Berkley Corp (WRB): WRB stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • First Cash Financial Services (FCFS): FCFS stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Sei Investments Company (SEIC): SEIC stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Viewpoint Financial Group (VPFG): VPFG stock is up 1.8% today.
  • First Financial Bankshares (FFIN): FFIN stock is up 1.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Torchmark Corp (TMK): TMK stock is up 1.4% today.
  • First Midwest Bancorp (FMBI): FMBI stock is up 1.8% today.
  • UMB Financial Corp (UMBF): UMBF stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group Inc (MTU): MTU stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Flagstar Bancorp (FBC): FBC stock is down 5.7% today.
  • National Bank of Greece Sa (NBG): NBG stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): GNW stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Evercore Partners Inc (EVR): EVR stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Brown & Brown (BRO): BRO stock is down 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ): UMPQ stock is down 1.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC): LFC stock is down 1.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Bankrate Inc (RATE): RATE stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Fortress Investment Group (FIG): FIG stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Royal Bank Scotland Group Plc (RBS): RBS stock is down 1.5% today.

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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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