Financial stocks finished up 0.6% on Wall Street on Wednesday.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.8%, the Nasdaq rose 0.6% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.8% higher.
Some of the biggest gainers among financial stocks include:
- Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company (KYN): KYN stock is up 5.5% today.
- Clearbridge Energy MLP Fund Inc (CEM): CEM stock is up 4.8% today.
- Broadridge Financial Solutions Llc (BR): BR stock is up 3.7% today.
- Envestnet Inc (ENV): ENV stock is up 3.6% today.
- Bancolombia S.A. (CIB): CIB stock is up 3.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Banco Santander Brasil Sa (BSBR): BSBR stock is up 3.4% today.
- Lazard Ltd (LAZ): LAZ stock is up 3.0% today.
- Bank of Montreal (BMO): BMO stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Fortress Investment Group (FIG): FIG stock is up 2.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Manulife Financial Corp (MFC): MFC stock is up 2.9% today.
Some of the biggest losers among financial stocks include:
- Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): BMA stock is down 1.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Bbva Banco Frances S.A. (BFR): BFR stock is down 0.8% today.
- Alliance Data Systems Corp (ADS): ADS stock is down 0.9% today.
- Flagstar Bancorp (FBC): FBC stock is down 0.7% today.
- Deutsche Bank Ag (DB): DB stock is down 0.6% today.
- White Mountains Insurance Group (WTM): WTM stock is down 0.5% today.
- Provident Financial Services (PFS): PFS stock is down 0.4% today.
- Alliancebernstein Income Fund Inc (ACG): ACG stock is down 0.4% today.
- Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd (ENH): ENH stock is down 0.3% today.
- ING Group N.V. (ING): ING stock is down 0.3% today.
And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.
Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.