Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Financial (NYSE:XLF) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Center Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNBC): The shares closed at $9.65, up $0.48, or 5.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $157.21 million. About the company: Center Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for the Union Center National Bank. The Bank offers a broad range of lending, depository, trust and related financial services to commercial, industrial, and governmental customers. Union Center operates several offices in northern New Jersey.
  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Ind (NYSE:FNIO): The shares closed at $19.00, up $0.9, or 4.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.58 billion.
  • U.S. Global Investors (NASDAQ:GROW): The shares closed at $6.78, up $0.28, or 4.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $104.60 million. About the company: U.S. Global Investors, Inc. is a registered investment adviser. The Company serves as investment adviser, investment manager, and transfer agent to U.S. Global Investors Funds and U.S. Global Accolade Funds, which are no-load mutual funds that invest in a wide range of investment options.
  • TIB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:TIBB): The shares closed at $9.51, up $0.34, or 3.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.45 million. About the company: TIB Financial Corp. is a holding company for TIB Bank of the Keys. The Bank conducts a general commercial banking business serving individuals, professionals, and business customers through offices located throughout the Florida Keys.
  • Middleburg Financial Corp (NASDAQ:MBRG): The shares closed at $15.19, up $0.47, or 3.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $106.28 million. About the company: Middleburg Financial Corporation is the holding company for The Middleburg Bank and The Tredegar Trust Company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, offers a wide range of banking, fiduciary, and investment management services to both individuals and small businesses. Middleburg operates in Virginia.

Losers (% price change)

  • Enterprise Bancorp, Inc (NASDAQ:EBTC): The shares closed at $12.33, down $1.89, or 13.29%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $116.19 million. About the company: Enterprise Bancorp Inc. is the holding company for Enterprise Bank and Trust Company. The Bank offers commercial and consumer loan and deposit products, investment management, trust and insurance services.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): The shares closed at $13.51, down $1.58, or 10.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $26.05 billion. About the company: Morgan Stanley, a bank holding company, provides diversified financial services on a worldwide basis. The Company operates a global securities business which serves individual and institutional investors and investment banking clients. Morgan Stanley also operates a global asset management business.
  • PrivateBancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:PVTB): The shares closed at $7.52, down $0.82, or 9.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $566.56 million. About the company: PrivateBancorp, Inc., is a diversified financial services company. The Company through its subsidiaries, delivers business and personal financial service to middle-market commercial and commercial real estate companies, as well as business owners, executives, entrepreneurs and wealthy families.
  • ING Groep N.V. (NYSE:ING): The shares closed at $7.05, down $0.73, or 9.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $26.68 billion. About the company: ING Groep N.V. offers financial services to individuals, corporations, and other institutions. The Company offers corporate, investment, and private banking services, asset and portfolio management, treasury services, and insurance. ING Groep has offices throughout the world.
  • Donegal Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DGICA): The shares closed at $12.04, down $1.21, or 9.13%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $308.00 million. About the company: Donegal Group Inc. is an insurance holding company offering property and casualty insurance in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, and Virginia. The Company offers full lines of personal and commercial products, including business owners, commercial peril, automobile, homeowners, boat owners, workers’ compensation, and other coverages.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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