Hottest Financial Stocks Now – WTM GLRE OZM FCFS

WTM leads financial stocks higher on Monday

   
Hottest Financial Stocks Now – WTM GLRE OZM FCFS

Financial stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Monday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.8%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.7%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.7% higher and the S&P 500 rose 0.7%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM): WTM stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Greenlight Capital Re (GLRE): GLRE stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM): OZM stock is up 2.4% today.
  • First Cash Financial Services (FCFS): FCFS stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Fleetcor Technologies (FLT): FLT stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Health Net Inc (HNT): HNT stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Gamco Investors (GBL): GBL stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Stancorp Financial Group (SFG): SFG stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Itau Unibanco Banco Holding Sa (ITUB): ITUB stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Primerica Inc (PRI): PRI stock is up 1.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (ASPS): ASPS stock is down 14.6% today and down 22.1% in the last month.
  • Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): BMA stock is down 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Ocwen Financial Corp (OCN): OCN stock is down 2.5% today and down 24.3% in the last month.
  • Home Loan Servicing Solutions (HLSS): HLSS stock is down 2.2%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • TCF Financial Corp (TCB): TCB stock is down 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Phh Corp (PHH): PHH stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cathay General Bancorp (CATY): CATY stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Hilltop Holdings Inc (HTH): HTH stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • CBOE Holdings (CBOE): CBOE stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Keycorp (KEY): KEY stock is down 1.0%, 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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