Hottest Financial Stocks Now – OCN KCG LYG LM

FLT leads financial stocks lower on Friday

Financial stocks advanced 0.8% on Wall Street so far on Friday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.7%, the Nasdaq was up 0.7% and the S&P 500 rose 0.7%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Ocwen Financial Corp (OCN): OCN stock is up 17.2% today.
  • Kcg Holdings Inc (KCG): KCG stock is up 6.3% today.
  • Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG): LYG stock is up 6.5% today.
  • Legg Mason Inc (LM): LM stock is up 4.4% today.
  • The Hanover Insurance Group (THG): THG stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Banco Latinoamericano De Comercio (BLX): BLX stock is up 3.6% today.
  • Texas Pacific Land Trust (TPL): TPL stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Cno Financial Group (CNO): CNO stock is up 2.4% today.
  • National Bank of Greece Sa (NBG): NBG stock is up 2.0% today and up 39.2% in the last month.
  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): GNW stock is up 2.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Fleetcor Technologies (FLT): FLT stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Barclays Plc (BCS): BCS stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Prudential Public Limited Company (PUK): PUK stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc (SMFG): SMFG stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Corpbanca (BCA): BCA stock is down 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Bancolombia S.A. (CIB): CIB stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Shinhan Financial Group Co Ltd (SHG): SHG stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Hercules Technology Growth Capital (HTGC): HTGC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Banco Bradesco Sa (BBD): BBD stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Central Fund of Canada (CEF): CEF stock is down 0.8% 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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