Sector Review: Action in the Financial Sector on Jan 9th

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

Gainers (% price change) 

Sun Bancorp, Inc./NJ (NASDAQ:SNBC): The shares closed at $2.96, up $0.19, or 6.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $253.26 million.

Oppenheimer Hldgs. Inc (NYSE:OPY): The shares closed at $16.92, up $0.98, or 6.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $231.33 million.

Capital Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:CBKN): The shares closed at $2.29, up $0.13, or 6.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $196.49 million.

SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM): The shares closed at $13.81, up $0.71, or 5.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.03 billion.

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.

Hampton Roads Bankshares (NASDAQ:HMPR): The shares closed at $3.03, down $0.38, or 11.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $104.72 million.

Calamos Asset Management (NASDAQ:CLMS): The shares closed at $11.77, down $1, or 7.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $236.89 million.

Hugoton Royalty Trust (NYSE:HGT): The shares closed at $17.39, down $0.92, or 5.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $695.60 million.

Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B): The shares closed at $5.71, down $0.25, or 4.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $307.05 million.