Financial Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 9th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • 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 Lehman 7-10 Yr (NYSE:IEF): The shares closed at $104.28, up $2.14, or 2.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.93 billion. About the company: iShares Barclays 7-10 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 intermediate-term sector of the United States Treasury marker as defined by the Barclays Capital 7-10 Year Treasury Index. The Fund invests 95% of its assets in US government bonds. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Western Asset Income Fund (NYSE:PAI): The shares closed at $13.41, up $0.26, or 1.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $125.92 million. About the company: Western Asset Income Fund is a closed-end, diversified management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is a high level of current income. The Fund primarily invests in a diversified portfolio of debt securities. The Fund invests at least 75% of assets in debt securities within the four highest grades. 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 >>
  • Primus Guaranty, Ltd. (NYSE:PRS): The shares closed at $5.43, down $0.89, or 14.08%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $201.69 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 >>
  • Oppenheimer Hldgs. Inc (NYSE:OPY): The shares closed at $15.11, down $2.37, or 13.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $208.07 million. About the company: Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., through its principal subsidiary, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., is a United States regional broker-dealer. The Company offers a full range of services from various offices in the United States and international jurisdictions. Oppenheimer also offers online discount brokerage and dollar-based investing services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ING Groep N.V. (NYSE:ING): The shares closed at $7.49, down $1.12, or 13.01%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $28.35 billion. About the company: ING Groep N.V. offers financial services to individuals, corporations, and other institutions. The Company offers corporate, investment, and private banking services, asset and portfolio management, treasury services, and insurance. ING Groep has offices throughout the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:CBKN): The shares closed at $2.04, down $0.26, or 11.3%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $175.04 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 >>

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

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