Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Jan 12th

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

Gainers (% price change)

Radian Group Inc. (NYSE:RDN):

The shares closed at $2.97, up $0.27, or 10%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $395.60 million.

Bank of Ireland (NYSE:IRE):

The shares closed at $4.88, up $0.42, or 9.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $367.62 million.

Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE:JEF):

The shares closed at $15.42, up $0.88, or 6.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.04 billion.

Oppenheimer Hldgs. Inc (NYSE:OPY):

The shares closed at $18.33, up $0.94, or 5.41%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $250.61 million.

United Community Banks (NASDAQ:UCBI):

The shares closed at $7.09, up $0.36, or 5.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $407.86 million.

Losers (% price change)

Helios High Yield Fund (NYSE:HHY):

The shares closed at $23.14, down $4.54, or 16.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $157.94 million.

Hugoton Royalty Trust (NYSE:HGT):

The shares closed at $15.75, down $0.8, or 4.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $630.00 million.

Northrim BanCorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NRIM):

The shares closed at $18.26, down $0.75, or 3.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.64 million.

Advance America, Cash (NYSE:AEA):

The shares closed at $8.35, down $0.31, or 3.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $521.34 million.

Raymond James Financial (NYSE:RJF):

The shares closed at $32.96, down $1.22, or 3.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.15 billion.