Hottest Financial Stocks Now – FIG RGA RDN UNH

FIG leads financial stocks higher on Friday

Financial stocks finished up 1.3% on Wall Street on Friday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.3%, the Nasdaq was up 1.3% and the S&P 500 pushed 1.3% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Fortress Investment Group (FIG): FIG stock is up 5.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Reinsurance Group of America Inc (RGA): RGA stock is up 3.8% today.
  • Radian Group Inc (RDN): RDN stock is up 3.5% today.
  • Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH): UNH stock is up 3.5% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Icici Bank Limited (IBN): IBN stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Cno Financial Group (CNO): CNO stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Prospect Capital Corp (PSEC): PSEC stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company (KYN): KYN stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Mgic Investment Corp (MTG): MTG stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Alliance Data Systems Corp (ADS): ADS stock is up 3.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Hudson City Bancorp (HCBK): HCBK stock is down 1.9% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Wisdomtree Invstmnts (WETF): WETF stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Investors Bancorp (ISBC): ISBC stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Bankrate Inc (RATE): RATE stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Northwest Bancshares (NWBI): NWBI stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Marketaxess Holdings (MKTX): MKTX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Hilltop Holdings Inc (HTH): HTH stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Capitol Federal Financial (CFFN): CFFN stock is down 1.1% today.
  • CME Group Inc (CME): CME stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Trustmark Corp (TRMK): TRMK stock is down 1.1% 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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