Hottest Financial Stocks Now – NLY UTF ING CEF

NLY leads financial stocks higher on Wednesday

Financial stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 1.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 1.4%, the Nasdaq fell 1.6% and the S&P 500 declined 1.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY): NLY stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Cohen & Steers Infrastructure Fund (UTF): UTF stock is up 1.9% today.
  • ING Group N.V. (ING): ING stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Central Fund of Canada (CEF): CEF stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Gamco Global Gold Natural Resources (GGN): GGN stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Provident Financial Services (PFS): PFS stock is up 0.7% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Kcg Holdings Inc (KCG): KCG stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Symetra Financial Corp (SYA): SYA stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Fifth Street Finance Corp (FSC): FSC stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Calamos Convertible and High (CHY): CHY stock is up 0.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Envestnet Inc (ENV): ENV stock is down 6.7% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is down 5.0% today.
  • Woori Finance Holdings Co Ltd (WF): WF stock is down 4.9% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Financial Engines (FNGN): FNGN stock is down 4.9% today.
  • Itau Unibanco Banco Holding Sa (ITUB): ITUB stock is down 4.5% today and down 25.9% in the last month.
  • Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. (ASPS): ASPS stock is down 3.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • The Carlyle Group L.P. (CG): CG stock is down 3.7% today.
  • Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund (KYE): KYE stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Lincoln National Corp (LNC): LNC stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG): PFG stock is down 3.4% today on 3 times normal volume.

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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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