Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 4th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW): The shares closed at $7.19, up $1.03, or 16.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.53 billion. About the company: Genworth Financial Inc. offers insurance, wealth management, investment and financial solutions The Company offers products that include life insurance products, long-term care insurance, and mortgage guarantee insurance coverage on residential mortgage loans. Genworth is active in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and multiple European countries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ProShares UltraShort S (NYSE:SDS): The shares closed at $20.67, up $1.37, or 7.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.09 billion. About the company: UltraShort S&P500 ProShares is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks daily investment results that correspond to twice (200%) the inverse (opposite) of the daily performance of the S&P 500 Index. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ProShares UltraShort QQQ (NYSE:QID): The shares closed at $45.15, up $2.91, or 6.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $615.52 million. About the company: UltraShort QQQ ProShares is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks daily investment results that correspond to twice (200%) the inverse (opposite) of the daily performance of the NASDAQ-100 Index Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • iShares Barclays 20+ Yr (NYSE:TLT): The shares closed at $117.92, up $6.46, or 5.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.00 billion. About the company: iShares Barclays 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the United States Treasury market as defined by the Barclays Capital 20+ Year Treasury Index. The Fund invests 95% of its assets in US Government bonds. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Ind (NYSE:FNIO): The shares closed at $37.25, up $1.96, or 5.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.10 billion. 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 >>
  • Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:CBKN): The shares closed at $2.17, down $0.28, or 11.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $186.19 million. About the company: Capital Bank Corporation is the holding company for Capital Bank. The Bank offers a broad range of financial services through offices throughout North Carolina. The Company also operates Capital Bank Investment Services, Inc., which provides investment advisory and brokerage services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX): The shares closed at $28.40, down $2.61, or 8.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.08 billion. About the company: MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. operates an electronic, multi-dealer to client platform for U.S. and European high-grade corporate and emerging markets bond trading. The Company’s technology delivers price discovery and trade execution services to institutional and broker-dealer clients. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC): The shares closed at $10.34, down $0.94, or 8.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $174.59 million. About the company: First Bancorp is the holding company for First Bank and two nonbank subsidiaries. The Bank provides demand and time deposits, loans, discount brokerage services, and self-directed individual retirement accounts to individuals and businesses in North Carolina. The Company also provides electronic data processing services and owns and operates real estate. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PowerShares WilderHill (NYSE:PBW): The shares closed at $5.84, down $0.52, or 8.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $307.48 million. About the company: Powershares Wilderhill Clean Energy Portfolio is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s investment objective seeks to correspond to the price and yield of the Wilderhill Clean Energy Index, a modified equal-weighted index. 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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