Hottest Financial Stocks Now – SYA AXP DFS WTM

CIB leads financial stocks lower on Friday

Financial stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.2%, the Nasdaq declined 0.1% and the S&P 500 was down 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:

  • Symetra Financial Corp (SYA): SYA stock is up 9.4% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • American Express Company (AXP): AXP stock is up 6.3% today on 4 times normal volume.
  • Discover Financial Services (DFS): DFS stock is up 2.2% today.
  • White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM): WTM stock is up 1.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Cohn & Steers Inc (CNS): CNS stock is up 1.6% today on 4 times normal volume.
  • Verisk Analytics (VRSK): VRSK stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Euronet Worldwide (EEFT): EEFT stock is up 1.3% today.
  • The Navigators Group (NAVG): NAVG stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Tfs Financial Corp (TFSL): TFSL stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Bank of New York Mellon Corp (BK): BK stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:

  • Bancolombia S.A. (CIB): CIB stock is down 2.2% today.
  • MBIA Inc (MBI): MBI stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund (CSQ): CSQ stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Ares Capital Corp (ARCC): ARCC stock is down 2.0% today.
  • E*Trade Financial Corp (ETFC): ETFC stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Kcg Holdings Inc (KCG): KCG stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Maiden Hldgs Ltd (MHLD): MHLD stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Markel Corp (MKL): MKL stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Gamco Investors (GBL): GBL stock is down 2.1% today.
  • United Bankshares (UBSI): UBSI stock is down 1.6% 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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