Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 29th

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

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  • 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 >>
  • Radian Group Inc. (NYSE:RDN): The shares closed at $2.04, down $0.35, or 14.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $271.75 million. About the company: Radian Group Inc. provides financial guarantee insurance. The Company’s products and services enable homebuyers to purchase homes more quickly and with smaller down payments, protect lenders against loan default, and lower the costs of mortgage origination and servicing. Radian also provides insurance and reinsurance to investors in corporate, municipal, and asset-backed securities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG): The shares closed at $2.67, down $0.19, or 6.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $537.13 million. About the company: MGIC Investment Corporation, through its subsidiary, provides private mortgage insurance coverage in the United States. The Company’s customers include thrifts, mortgage bankers and brokers, commercial banks, credit unions, and other lending institutions. The Company also provides, through subsidiaries, underwriting and contract services related to home mortgage lending. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE:RF): The shares closed at $3.59, down $0.19, or 5.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.52 billion. About the company: Regions Financial Corporation is a regional multi-bank holding company. The Company provides mortgage banking, credit life insurance, leasing, commercial accounts receivable factoring, specialty mortgage financing, and securities brokerage services. Regions provides banking services throughout the South, Midwest, and Eastern United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • National Financial (NYSE:NFP): The shares closed at $12.47, down $0.64, or 4.88%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $515.93 million. About the company: National Financial Partners Corporation is an independent distributor of financial services products to high-net worth individuals and small to medium-sized 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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