Institutional Traders are Moving These Shares in the Financial Sector

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about institutional trading in the Financial sector.  The higher the ratio of net trades to total shares outstanding, the greater the influence of institutional trading on a particular company’s stock price. Institutional investors are trading these Financial stocks now:

  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRKA): Institutional investors bought 5,680 shares and sold 6,090 shares, for a net of -0,410 shares. This net represents 0.03% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,635,660. The shares recently traded at $104,764.00 and the company’s market capitalization is $172,992,300,000.00. About the company: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a holding company owning subsidiaries in a variety of business sectors. The Company’s principal operations are insurance business conducted nationwide on a primary basis and worldwide on a reinsurance basis. Berkshire’s other operations include The Buffalo News, aviation training, and retail furniture businesses, as well as shoe, candy, and rug manufacturing.
  • General Electric Company (NYSE:GE): Institutional investors bought 276,916,970 shares and sold 245,793,660 shares, for a net of 31,123,310 shares. This net represents 0.29% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 10,661,000,000. The shares recently traded at $15.54 and the company’s market capitalization is $164,729,200,000.00. About the company: General Electric Company is a diversified technology, media and financial services company. The Company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and water processing technology to medical imaging, business and consumer financing, media content and industrial products. General Electric conducts operations globally.
  • HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) (NYSE:HBC): Institutional investors bought 9,004,480 shares and sold 9,840,680 shares, for a net of -836,200 shares. This net represents 0.00% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 17,404,000,000. The shares recently traded at $41.46 and the company’s market capitalization is $146,364,000,000.00. About the company: HSBC Holdings plc is the holding company for the HSBC Group. The Company provides a variety of international banking and financial services, including retail and corporate banking, trade, trusteeship, securities, custody, capital markets, treasury, private and investment banking, and insurance. The Group operates worldwide.
  • Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C): Institutional investors bought 289,506,230 shares and sold 146,065,820 shares, for a net of 143,440,410 shares. This net represents 4.98% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 2,877,600,000. The shares recently traded at $29.84 and the company’s market capitalization is $87,071,600,000.00. About the company: Citigroup Inc. is a diversified financial services holding company that provides a broad range of financial services to consumer and corporate customers around the world. The Company’s services include investment banking, retail brokerage, corporate banking, and cash management products and services.
  • Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC): Institutional investors bought 487,952,200 shares and sold 558,062,230 shares, for a net of -70,110,030 shares. This net represents 0.72% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 9,790,472,000. The shares recently traded at $7.76 and the company’s market capitalization is $78,818,340,000.00. About the company: Bank of America Corporation accepts deposits and offers banking, investing, asset management, and other financial and risk-management products and services. The Company has a mortgage lending subsidiary, and an investment banking and securities brokerage subsidiary.
  • Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB): Institutional investors bought 95,012,840 shares and sold 76,654,880 shares, for a net of 18,357,960 shares. This net represents 0.40% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 4,533,482,510. The shares recently traded at $16.80 and the company’s market capitalization is $72,457,750,616.94. About the company: Itau Unibanco Holding SA attracts deposits and offer retail, commercial, corporate, and private banking services. The Bank offers consumer loans, financial management, insurance, pension plans, treasury services, mortgage loans, lease financing, securities brokerage, and foreign exchange services.
  • American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): Institutional investors bought 60,568,140 shares and sold 47,791,600 shares, for a net of 12,776,540 shares. This net represents 1.08% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,188,000,000. The shares recently traded at $48.48 and the company’s market capitalization is $57,873,670,000.00. About the company: American Express Company is a global payment and travel company. The Company’s principal products and services are charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services offered to consumers and businesses around the world.
  • Banco Bradesco SA (ADR) (NYSE:BBD): Institutional investors bought 62,116,270 shares and sold 34,920,990 shares, for a net of 27,195,280 shares. This net represents 0.69% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 3,958,044,370. The shares recently traded at $16.65 and the company’s market capitalization is $57,334,879,167.77. About the company: Banco Bradesco S.A. attracts deposits and offers commercial banking services. The Bank offers business loans, personal credit, mortgages, lease financing, mutual funds, securities brokerage, and Internet banking services. Bradesco operates in Brazil and Argentina, the United States, the Cayman Islands, and the United Kingdom. Bradesco offers credit cards, insurance, and pension funds.
  • The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS): Institutional investors bought 30,967,820 shares and sold 23,931,760 shares, for a net of 7,036,060 shares. This net represents 0.68% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,032,000,000. The shares recently traded at $52.08 and the company’s market capitalization is $56,580,977,643.77. About the company: Bank of Nova Scotia provides retail, commercial, international, corporate, investment and private banking services and products.
  • Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS): Institutional investors bought 37,680,270 shares and sold 51,906,750 shares, for a net of -14,226,480 shares. This net represents 2.62% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 542,000,000. The shares recently traded at $111.75 and the company’s market capitalization is $56,522,470,000.00. About the company: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., a bank holding company, is a global investment banking and securities firm specializing in investment banking, trading and principal investments, asset management and securities services. The Company provides services to corporations, financial institutions, governments, and high-net worth individuals.

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

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