Financial stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.9%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.5% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.4% and the S&P 500 rose 0.5%.
Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:
- Harbinger Group Inc (HRG): HRG stock is up 2.3% today.
- Greenhill & Co. Inc (GHL): GHL stock is up 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (ASPS): ASPS stock is up 2.0% today.
- Apollo Global Management Llc C (APO): APO stock is up 1.9% today.
- Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is up 1.8% today.
- Itau Unibanco Banco Holding Sa (ITUB): ITUB stock is up 1.8% today.
- Banco Santander (SAN): SAN stock is up 1.7% today.
- The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX): BX stock is up 1.7% today.
- Affiliated Managers Group (AMG): AMG stock is up 1.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Banco Bradesco Sa (BBD): BBD stock is up 1.7% today.
Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:
- Banco Santander-Chile Ads (BSAC): BSAC stock is down 1.2% today.
- MBIA Inc (MBI): MBI stock is down 0.9% today.
- Euronet Worldwide (EEFT): EEFT stock is down 0.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Mgic Investment Corp (MTG): MTG stock is down 0.6% today.
- First Financial Bankshares (FFIN): FFIN stock is down 0.6% today.
- Eaton Vance Limited Duration (EVV): EVV stock is down 0.5% today.
- Gamco Global Gold Natural Resources (GGN): GGN stock is down 0.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Home Bancshares (HOMB): HOMB stock is down 0.4% today.
- Onebeacon Insurance Group (OB): OB stock is down 0.4% today.
- Erie Indemnity Company (ERIE): ERIE stock is down 0.4% today.
And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.
Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.