Hottest Financial Stocks Now – NBG GGAL BMA HDB

NBG leads financial stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – NBG GGAL BMA HDB

Financial stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.4%, the Nasdaq was up 0.4% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.4% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • National Bank of Greece Sa (NBG): NBG stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is up 2.4% today and up 29.5% in the last month.
  • Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): BMA stock is up 1.9% today and up 35.8% in the last month.
  • Hdfc Bank Limited (HDB): HDB stock is up 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Bankrate Inc (RATE): RATE stock is up 1.8% today.
  • The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX): BX stock is up 1.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAM): BAM stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Oaktree Capital Group Llc (OAK): OAK stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Morgan Stanley (MS): MS stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • General Electric Company (GE): GE stock is up 1.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • First Republic Bank (FRC): FRC stock is down 15.1% today on 9 times normal volume.
  • New York Community Bancorp (NYCB): NYCB stock is down 3.3% today on 5 times normal volume.
  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): GNW stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Aspen Insurance Holdings (AHL): AHL stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Bank of The Ozarks (OZRK): OZRK stock is down 2.3% today and down 50.0% in the last month.
  • International Bancshares Corp (IBOC): IBOC stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC): WABC stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Health Net Inc (HNT): HNT stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Community Bank System (CBU): CBU stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Signature Bank (SBNY): SBNY stock is down 2.0% 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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