Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 23rd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • TIB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:TIBB): The shares closed at $10.01, up $0.81, or 8.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $123.62 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Life Partners Hldgs., Inc (NASDAQ:LPHI): The shares closed at $5.99, up $0.45, or 8.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $111.68 million. About the company: Life Partners Holdings, Inc. matches life policy sellers with viatical settlement and senior life policy purchasers. A viatical settlement is the sale of a life insurance policy covering a person who is terminally ill. A senior life settlement is the transfer of a life insurance policy by an individual who is 70 years or older and no longer needs the coverage. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Jefferies Group, Inc. (NYSE:JEF): The shares closed at $10.51, up $0.45, or 4.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.10 billion. About the company: Jefferies Group, Inc. is an independent, full-service global securities and investment banking firm. The Company provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, including M&A and restructuring, as well as institutional brokerage in equity, equity-linked, high yield and other fixed income securities, along with fundamental research and asset management. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI): The shares closed at $7.46, up $0.2, or 2.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.44 billion. About the company: MBIA Inc. provides financial guarantee insurance and other forms of credit protection. The Company also offers investment management services to public finance and structured finance issuers, investors and capital market participants. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MoneyGram Intl., Inc. (NYSE:MGI): The shares closed at $16.68, up $0.38, or 2.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $831.35 million. About the company: MoneyGram International, Inc. provides payment services to consumers and businesses through a network of agents and its financial institution customers. The Company enables consumers to make payments and to transfer money around the world. 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 >>
  • Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B): The shares closed at $5.93, down $0.59, or 9.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $318.88 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Ind (NYSE:FNIO): The shares closed at $29.11, down $2.54, or 8.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.43 billion. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Washington Banking Co. (NASDAQ:WBCO): The shares closed at $10.92, down $0.93, or 7.85%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $167.70 million. About the company: Washington Banking Company is the holding company for Whidbey Island Bank. The Bank provides a full range of commercial banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, and other individuals. Whidbey operates offices in Island, Skagit, and Whatcom counties, in northwestern Washington. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ICG Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ICGE): The shares closed at $7.52, down $0.62, or 7.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $281.61 million. About the company: Internet Capital Group, Inc. is an Internet holding company primarily involved in managing and operating a network of business-to-business e-commerce companies. 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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