Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – NBG WBK LFC MTU

NBG leads financial stocks higher on Tuesday

Financial stocks rose broadly on Wall Street so far on Tuesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 2.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 2.3%, the Nasdaq spiked 3.1% and the S&P 500 climbed 2.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • National Bank of Greece Sa (NBG): NBG stock is up 11.8% today.
  • Westpac Banking Corp (WBK): WBK stock is up 10.8% today.
  • China Life Insurance Company Ltd (LFC): LFC stock is up 10.0% today.
  • Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group Inc (MTU): MTU stock is up 7.5% today.
  • The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX): BX stock is up 6.5% today.
  • ING Group N.V. (ING): ING stock is up 6.0% today.
  • Noah Holdings Ltd (NOAH): NOAH stock is up 5.5% today.
  • Mizuho Financial Group (MFG): MFG stock is up 5.1% today.
  • Barclays Plc (BCS): BCS stock is up 5.3% today.
  • Bank of America Corp (BAC): BAC stock is up 5.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • MBIA Inc (MBI): MBI stock is down 0.9%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Central Fund of Canada (CEF): CEF stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC): WABC stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Balckrock Build America Trust (BBN): BBN stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Alliancebernstein Income Fund Inc (ACG): ACG stock is down 0.1% 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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