Hottest Financial Stocks Now – LAZ BMA WDR BFR

LAZ leads financial stocks higher on Wednesday

Financial stocks declined on Wall Street so far on Wednesday, down 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.2%, the Nasdaq declined 0.4% and the S&P 500 was down 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Lazard Ltd (LAZ): LAZ stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): BMA stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR): WDR stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is up 2.1% today.
  • White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM): WTM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Credicorp Ltd (BAP): BAP stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Itau Unibanco Banco Holding Sa (ITUB): ITUB stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Banco Santander-Chile Ads (BSAC): BSAC stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Banco Santander Brasil Sa (BSBR): BSBR stock is up 1.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Nationstar Mortgage Holdngs I (NSM): NSM stock is down 9.0% today.
  • Woori Finance Holdings Co Ltd (WF): WF stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Selective Insurance Group (SIGI): SIGI stock is down 1.9% today.
  • China Life Insurance Company Limited (LFC): LFC stock is down 2.0% today.
  • International Bancshares Corp (IBOC): IBOC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Noah Holdings Ltd (NOAH): NOAH stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd (SHG): SHG stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Mgic Investment Corp (MTG): MTG stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. (BBVA): BBVA stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Barclays Plc (BCS): BCS stock is down 1.7% 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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