Hottest Financial Stocks Now – FCNCA C AGII FHN

FCNCA leads financial stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – FCNCA C AGII FHN

Financial stocks finished up 1.2% on Wall Street today.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • First Citizens Bancshares (FCNCA): FCNCA stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Citigroup Inc (C): C stock is up 2.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Argo Group International Holdings Ltd (AGII): AGII stock is up 2.4% today.
  • First Tennessee National Corp (FHN): FHN stock is up 2.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Wisdomtree Invstmnts (WETF): WETF stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Primerica Inc (PRI): PRI stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (ASPS): ASPS stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ): UMPQ stock is up 2.0% today.
  • First Bancorp (FBP): FBP stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK): HCBK stock is up 2.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Administradora De Fondos De Pensiones (PVD): PVD stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM): OZM stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): BMA stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is down 1.1% today and down 21.3% in the last month.
  • Texas Pacific Land Trust (TPL): TPL stock is down 1.1% today.
  • The Carlyle Group L.P. (CG): CG stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Euronet Worldwide (EEFT): EEFT stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is down 0.7% today and down 20.1% in the last month.
  • Onebeacon Insurance Group (OB): OB stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Marketaxess Holdings (MKTX): MKTX stock is down 0.6% 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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