Hottest Financial Stocks Now – ETFC AMTD WAL AEG

MTU leads financial stocks lower on Thursday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – ETFC AMTD WAL AEG

Financial stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.7%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.3%, the Nasdaq rose 0.2% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.3% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC): ETFC stock is up 2.1%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • TD Ameritrade Holding Corp (AMTD): AMTD stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL): WAL stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Aegon Nv (AEG): AEG stock is up 2.9% today.
  • East West Bancorp (EWBC): EWBC stock is up 3.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cathay General Bancorp (CATY): CATY stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Privatebancorp (PVTB): PVTB stock is up 2.5% today.
  • The Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): SCHW stock is up 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Lincoln National Corp (LNC): LNC stock is up 2.3% to a new 52-week high of $53.40.
  • Deutsche Bank Ag (DB): DB stock is up 2.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group Inc (MTU): MTU stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Duff & Phelps Utilities Income (DNP): DNP stock is down 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Chimera Investment Corp (CIM): CIM stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Mizuho Financial Group (MFG): MFG stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY): NLY stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • MBIA Inc (MBI): MBI stock is down 1.3%, marking the 11th consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO): AGO stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Cohen & Steers Quality Income Realty Fund Inc (RQI): RQI stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Prologis Inc (PLD): PLD stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is down 0.7% 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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