Hottest Financial Stocks Now – BNS SHG HRG RATE

BNS leads financial stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – BNS SHG HRG RATE

Financial stocks fell on Wall Street on Thursday morning, down 0.8%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.6%, the Nasdaq declined 0.5% and the S&P 500 fell 0.6%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS): BNS stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd (SHG): SHG stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Harbinger Group Inc (HRG): HRG stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Bankrate Inc (RATE): RATE stock is up 1.2% today.
  • International Bancshares Corp (IBOC): IBOC stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Westpac Banking Corp (WBK): WBK stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Mizuho Financial Group (MFG): MFG stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Woori Finance Holdings Co Ltd (WF): WF stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Calamos Convertible and High (CHY): CHY stock is up 0.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY): NLY stock is up 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • National Bank of Greece Sa (NBG): NBG stock is down 13.9% today.
  • Wisdomtree Invstmnts (WETF): WETF stock is down 5.3% to a new 52-week low of $9.84.
  • The Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): SCHW stock is down 3.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Janus Capital Group Inc (JNS): JNS stock is down 3.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Radian Group Inc (RDN): RDN stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Envestnet Inc (ENV): ENV stock is down 3.3% today.
  • TD Ameritrade Holding Corp (AMTD): AMTD stock is down 2.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Lincoln National Corp (LNC): LNC stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is down 2.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG): LYG stock is down 2.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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