Winning and Losing Stocks in the Financial Sector for the Week Ending Dec 9th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about winning and losing stocks in the Financial (NYSE:XLF) sector for the week ending Dec 9th, 2011:

Gainers (% price change)

  • First Security Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSGI): The shares closed at $2.86, up $1.74, or 154.87%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $4.75 million. About the company: First Security Group Inc. is the bank holding company for FSGBank, N.A. The Bank is a national commercial bank that attract deposits from the general public and uses these funds to originate a variety of loans in eastern and middle Tennessee and northern Georgia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Atlantic Coast Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ACFC): The shares closed at $2.38, up $1.11, or 88.03%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $5.79 million. About the company: Atlantic Coast Federal Corporation is the holding company of Atlantic Coast Bank. The Bank serves southeastern Georgia and the Jacksonville metropolitan area. Atlantic Coast invests primarily in first mortgage loans on one-to fourfamily residences, home equity loans, automobile and consumer loans, and commercial real estate loans. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tennessee Commerce Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:TNCC): The shares closed at $0.11, up $0.04, or 57.14%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $1.34 million. About the company: Tennessee Commerce Bancorp Inc. is a bank holding company for Tennessee Commerce Bank. The Bank provides a range of banking services primarily to business accounts. Tennessee Commerce operates in Tennessee and has a loan production office in Alabama. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Summit Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:SMMF): The shares closed at $3.20, up $0.79, or 32.53%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $24.52 million. About the company: Summit Financial Group, Inc., through its banking subsidiaries, provides a range of general banking services to customers located in West Virginia and Virginia. The Banks offer personal lines of credit, a variety of loans and accounts, trust services, certificates of deposit, and other products and services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Homex Development Corp. (NYSE:HXM): The shares closed at $14.49, up $2.31, or 18.93%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $787.5 million. About the company: Desarrolladora Homex S.A.B. de C.V. operates as a vertically integrated home builder. The Company purchases tracts of land, designs, constructs and markets homes for the lower and middle income markets, and assists clients with obtaining mortgages. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Waccamaw Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:WBNK): The shares closed at $0.19, down $0.16, or 45.71%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $1.42 million. About the company: Waccamaw Bankshares, Inc. is the holding company for Waccamaw Bank. The Bank is a commercial bank operating offices in Whiteville, Chadbourn, Tabor City, Shallotte, and Holden Beach, all located in North Carolina. Waccamaw Bank provides a variety of personal and business banking products and services, including Internet banking to individuals and businesses. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Bank of the Carolinas Corp. (NASDAQ:BCAR): The shares closed at $0.35, down $0.19, or 35.29%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $1.29 million. About the company: Bank of the Carolinas Corporation is a bank holding company owning or controlling one or more banks. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • IFM Investments Limited (NYSE:CTC): The shares closed at $0.39, down $0.2, or 34.43%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $17.8 million. About the company: IFM Investments Limited is a comprehensive real estate services provider with a network of real estate sales offices in China. The Company primarily focuses on China’s secondary real estate market. IFM provides company-owned brokerage services, mortgage management services and franchise services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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