Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – AXS WBS ESGR CHFC

BFR leads financial stocks lower on Wednesday

Financial stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.7% and the S&P 500 declined 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Axis Capital Holdings (AXS): AXS stock is up 2.4% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Webster Financial Corp (WBS): WBS stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Enstar Group Limited (ESGR): ESGR stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Chemical Financial Corp (CHFC): CHFC stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Banco Latinoamericano De Comercio (BLX): BLX stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Bank of The Ozarks (OZRK): OZRK stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Ims Health Holdings Inc. (IMS): IMS stock is up 1.5% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Privatebancorp (PVTB): PVTB stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Renaissancere Holdings Ltd (RNR): RNR stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Fbl Financial Group (FFG): FFG stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (GGAL): GGAL stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Verisk Analytics (VRSK): VRSK stock is down 2.7% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Corpbanca (BCA): BCA stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM): OZM stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Fortress Investment Group (FIG): FIG stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Balckrock Build America Trust (BBN): BBN stock is down 1.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC): ETFC stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Bgc Partners (BGCP): BGCP stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Envestnet Inc (ENV): ENV 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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