Large Cap Financial Stocks Growing Earnings Per Share the Most in Sector

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about large cap companies in the financial sector that have increased their earnings per share the most for the year over year period.

  • Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF): This company earned $6.07 last year, which represents a change of 582.04% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $43.78 and its market capitalization is $20,111,410,000.00. About the company: Capital One Financial Corporation is a diversified bank. The Bank, through its subsidiaries, offers a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients both domestically and internationally. Capital One has bank locations in Connecticut, Louisiana, New Jersey, New York, and Texas.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): This company earned $2.64 last year, which represents a change of 392.92% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $16.89 and its market capitalization is $32,611,950,000.00. About the company: Morgan Stanley, a bank holding company, provides diversified financial services on a worldwide basis. The Company operates a global securities business which serves individual and institutional investors and investment banking clients. Morgan Stanley also operates a global asset management business.
  • UBS AG (NYSE:UBS): This company earned $2.48 last year, which represents a change of 364.22% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $15.31 and its market capitalization is $58,658,261,843.04. About the company: UBS AG is a wealth management, investment banking, and asset management firm. The Company provides a variety of financial services to individuals, institutions, corporations, governments, and financial intermediaries around the world.
  • The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK): This company earned $2.08 last year, which represents a change of 328.33% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $19.99 and its market capitalization is $24,641,500,000.00. About the company: Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BNY Mellon) is a global financial services company. The Company provides financial services for institutions, corporations and high-net-worth individuals, providing asset management and wealth management, asset servicing, issuer services, clearing services and treasury services.
  • Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (NYSE:BAM): This company earned $2.40 last year, which represents a change of 251.62% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $29.69 and its market capitalization is $35,636,980,000.00. About the company: Brookfield Asset Management Inc is a global asset management company focused on property, infrastructure and renewable power. The Company owns office buildings in major business centers. Brookfield also owns and operates power generating plants, ports, railways, utilities and timberlands, and invests on behalf of third parties.
  • MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET): This company earned $3.02 last year, which represents a change of 201.56% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $33.26 and its market capitalization is $35,172,230,000.00. About the company: MetLife, Inc. provides individual insurance, employee benefits and financial services with operations throughout the United States and the regions of Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The Company’s products include life insurance, annuities, automobile and homeowners insurance, retail banking and other financial services to individuals as well as group insurance.
  • ING Groep N.V. (ADR) (NYSE:ING): This company earned $1.14 last year, which represents a change of 182.23% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $8.78 and its market capitalization is $33,633,291,195.02. 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.
  • Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:SHG): This company earned $5.17 last year, which represents a change of 176.39% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $80.42 and its market capitalization is $18,722,382,543.15. About the company: Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd., a holding company, provides a full range of consumer and commercial banking-related financial services. The company’s main businesses include banking, securities brokerage, trust banking, and assets management to individuals, businesses, and other financial institutions.
  • Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C): This company earned $3.65 last year, which represents a change of 146.61% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $29.85 and its market capitalization is $87,100,780,000.00. 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.
  • Loews Corporation (NYSE:L): This company earned $3.08 last year, which represents a change of 138.77% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $36.26 and its market capitalization is $14,652,610,000.00. About the company: Loews Corporation is a diversified holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is involved in a variety of businesses including commercial property-casualty insurance, offshore drilling, natural gas exploration and production, operation of natural gas pipeline systems, and the operation of hotels and resorts.
  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (NYSE:CM): This company earned $6.78 last year, which represents a change of 119.47% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $73.11 and its market capitalization is $29,537,900,357.16. About the company: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce provides banking and financial services to consumers, individuals, and corporate clients in Canada and around the world.
  • American Express Company (NYSE:AXP): This company earned $3.37 last year, which represents a change of 117.00% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $44.89 and its market capitalization is $53,588,050,000.00. 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.
  • HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) (NYSE:HBC): This company earned $0.73 last year, which represents a change of 113.28% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $44.52 and its market capitalization is $159,895,000,000.00. 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.
  • Westpac Banking Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:WBK): This company earned $2.26 last year, which represents a change of 107.12% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $106.17 and its market capitalization is $63,705,281,249.51. About the company: Westpac Banking Corporation offers general and savings banking, including lending, deposit taking and payment services. Westpac also provides investment portfolio management and advice, unit trust and superannuation fund management, nominee and custodian facilities, insurance services, consumer finance, leasing, general finance, foreign exchange dealing and money market services.
  • Prudential Public Limited Company (ADR) (NYSE:PUK): This company earned $0.92 last year, which represents a change of 105.51% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $20.42 and its market capitalization is $26,015,397,013.04. About the company: Prudential plc is an international company which provides a wide assortment of insurance and investment products and services. Insurance products include life, accident and health, property and casualty insurance, as well as fixed and variable annuities. Financial and investment services include personal and group pensions, equity plans, mortgages and deposit accounts.
  • Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD): This company earned $0.06 last year, which represents a change of 91.91% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $27.76 and its market capitalization is $12,741,880,000.00. About the company: ProLogis provides distribution facilities and services. The Company has distribution facilities owned, managed, and under development in various markets throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. ProLogis leases industrial space to manufacturers, retailers, transportation companies, third-party logistics providers and other enterprises with large-scale distribution needs.
  • U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB): This company earned $1.74 last year, which represents a change of 78.84% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $21.91 and its market capitalization is $42,087,470,000.00. About the company: U.S. Bancorp is a diversified financial services company that provides lending and depository services, cash management, foreign exchange and trust and investment management services. The Company also provides credit card services, mortgage banking, insurance, brokerage, and leasing. U.S Bancorp operates in the Midwest and Western United States.
  • JPMorgan Chase + Co. (NYSE:JPM): This company earned $3.98 last year, which represents a change of 76.81% for the year-over-year period. The stock recently traded at $35.91 and its market capitalization is $140,014,900,000.00. About the company: JPMorgan Chase & Co. provides global financial services and retail banking. The Company provides services such as investment banking, treasury and securities services, asset management, private banking, card member services, commercial banking, and home finance. JP Morgan Chase serves business enterprises, institutions, and individuals.

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

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