The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Financial sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Financial stocks include:
Walter Investment Management Corp (WAC): WAC stock is up 12.78% today.
Stonegate Mortgage Corp (SGM): SGM stock is up 10.63% today.
Altisource Asset (AAMC): AAMC stock is up 10.12% today.
Firsthand Technology (SVVC): SVVC stock is up 8.58% today.
Stewardship (SSFN): SSFN stock is up 7.21% today.
Conifer Holdings Cmn (CNFR): CNFR stock is up 6.79% today.
Asta Funding Inc (ASFI): ASFI stock is up 6.71% today.
Xenith Bankshares Inc New (XBKS): XBKS stock is up 5.96% today.
Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Inc (LTS): LTS stock is up 5% today.
Cowen Group Inc (COWN): COWN stock is up 4.91% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Financial stocks include:
China Lending Corp (CLDC): CLDC stock is down 10.45% today.
San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (SJT): SJT stock is down 6.94% today.
Ares Management LP (ARES): ARES stock is down 6.65% today.
Fifth Street Cmn (FSAM): FSAM stock is down 5.16% today.
Value Line Inc (VALU): VALU stock is down 4.08% today.
Oconee Fed Fin Corp (OFED): OFED stock is down 3.88% today.
Permian Basin Royalty Trust (PBT): PBT stock is down 3.86% today.
Parke Bancorp Inc (PKBK): PKBK stock is down 3.7% today.
E M C Insurance Gp (EMCI): EMCI stock is down 3.09% today.
Cninsure Inc (CISG): CISG stock is down 3.14% 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.