Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 22nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGBN): The shares closed at $14.44, up $0.84, or 6.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $287.23 million. About the company: Eagle Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for EagleBank. The Bank provides real estate, commercial, and consumer lending, as well as traditional demand deposits and savings products to customers primarily in Montgomery County, Maryland. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Massmutual Participation (NYSE:MPV): The shares closed at $16.10, up $0.77, or 5.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $161.81 million. About the company: MassMutual Participation Investors is a diversified, closed-end trust incorporated in the USA. The Trust’s objective is current income and growth. The Trust invests in fixed income securities, securities that can be converted into equities, and equities. The majority of these securities are in the form of private placements, meaning that they are not available to the public. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI): The shares closed at $24.65, up $1.03, or 4.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.24 billion. About the company: United Bankshares, Inc. is a holding company that, through its subsidiaries, operates a network of offices in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio, and Washington, D.C. The Banks attract deposits from the general public and originates a variety of loan products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PIMCO Corporate Income (NYSE:PCN): The shares closed at $15.51, up $0.44, or 2.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $581.96 million. About the company: PIMCO Corporate Income Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to seek high current income. The Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in a diversified portfolio of U.S. dollar-denominated corporate debt obligations of varying maturities and other income-producing securities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Primus Guaranty, Ltd. (NYSE:PRS): The shares closed at $5.92, up $0.16, or 2.78%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $209.18 million. About the company: Primus Guaranty, Ltd., through it subsidiaries, provides credit risk protection for individual corporations, sovereigns, and financial institutions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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. About the company: Helios High Yield Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is high current income, as well as capital growth. The Fund invests at least 65% of its total assets in high-yield bonds, debentures, notes, corporate loans and other debt instruments rated below investment-grade or unrated. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Ind (NYSE:FNIO): The shares closed at $31.65, down $4.56, or 12.59%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.64 billion. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Banco Santander-Chile (NYSE:SAN): The shares closed at $65.50, down $6.4, or 8.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $11.88 billion. About the company: Banco Santander Chile attracts deposits and offers retail and commercial banking services in Chile. The Bank offers personal and corporate loans, credit cards, mutual funds, lease financing, securities brokerage services, and business consulting. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ:BBNK): The shares closed at $9.48, down $0.78, or 7.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $143.07 million. About the company: Bridge Capital Holdings is the holding company of Bridge Bank, National Association. The Bank is a full-service business bank serving small and middle-market businesses in the Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, Sacramento, San Diego, and Fresno, all located in California. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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

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