The Worst Performers in the Financial Sector Over the Past Quarter

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about the worst-performing companies in the Financial sector (as measured by share price) over the quarter-to-date period.

  • Allied Irish Banks, plc. (ADR) (NYSE:AIB): This company’s shares declined by 62.47% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $0.80 and the company’s market capitalization is $39,862,364,672. About the company: Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE:AIB) attracts deposits and offers commercial banking services. The Bank offers mortgage, automobile, business, plant and equipment purchase, and lease financing loans, investment banking, securities brokerage, asset management and treasury services, and discounts invoices. AIB operates in Ireland, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Poland.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (ADR) (NYSE:RBS): This company’s shares declined by 48.35% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $6.47 and the company’s market capitalization is $19,303,112,316. About the company: Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, through subsidiaries, accepts deposits and offers commercial banking services. The bank offers business term loans; commercial mortgages; professional practice loans; asset finance and invoice finance loans; residential mortgages; consumer loans; credit cards; financial planning services; and life, personal lines, and income protection insurance.
  • Lloyds TSB Group plc (ADR) (NYSE:LYG): This company’s shares declined by 43.59% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $1.76 and the company’s market capitalization is $31,875,639,748. About the company: Lloyds Banking Group plc, through subsidiaries and associated companies, offers a range of banking and financial services. The Company provides retail banking, mortgages, pensions, asset management, insurance services, corporate banking, and treasury services.
  • Barclays PLC (ADR) (NYSE:BCS): This company’s shares declined by 41.45% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $9.68 and the company’s market capitalization is $29,540,736,883. About the company: Barclays PLC offers commercial and investment banking, insurance, financial, asset management and related services. The Company’s banking subsidiaries operates branches in the United Kingdom and overseas.
  • Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC): This company’s shares declined by 41.42% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $6.42 and the company’s market capitalization is $65,232,140,000. 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.
  • Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW): This company’s shares declined by 40.08% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $6.16 and the company’s market capitalization is $3,022,814,000. About the company: Genworth Financial Inc. offers insurance, wealth management, investment and financial solutions The Company offers products that include life insurance products, long-term care insurance, and mortgage guarantee insurance coverage on residential mortgage loans. Genworth is active in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and multiple European countries.
  • AEGON N.V. (ADR) (NYSE:AEG): This company’s shares declined by 39.85% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $4.11 and the company’s market capitalization is $7,916,171,025. About the company: AEGON N.V. offers life and health insurance, and related pension, savings, and investment products in Europe and North America. The Company also offers property and casualty insurance in the Netherlands, Spain, and Hungary, and financial services including banking, equipment lease financing, and mortgage lending.
  • ING Groep N.V. (ADR) (NYSE:ING): This company’s shares declined by 37.83% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $7.72 and the company’s market capitalization is $29,932,350,707. 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.
  • Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C): This company’s shares declined by 37.42% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $26.06 and the company’s market capitalization is $76,041,760,000. 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.
  • Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF): This company’s shares declined by 37.42% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $3.88 and the company’s market capitalization is $4,884,136,000. About the company: Regions Financial Corporation is a regional multi-bank holding company. The Company provides mortgage banking, credit life insurance, leasing, commercial accounts receivable factoring, specialty mortgage financing, and securities brokerage services. Regions provides banking services throughout the South, Midwest, and Eastern United States.
  • Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB): This company’s shares declined by 35.97% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $37.99 and the company’s market capitalization is $36,131,826,033. About the company: Deutsche Bank AG is a global financial service provider delivering commercial, investment, private and retail banking. The Bank offers debt, foreign exchange, derivatives, commodities, money markets, repo and securitization, cash equities, research, equity prime services, loans, convertibles, advice on M&A and IPO’s, trade finance, retail banking, asset management and corporate investments.
  • Hartford Financial Services (NYSE:HIG): This company’s shares declined by 35.38% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $17.04 and the company’s market capitalization is $7,590,305,000. About the company: The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. provides a range of insurance products. The Company’s products include property and casualty insurance, annuities, life insurance, investment services, and group insurance. Hartford Financial operates around the world.
  • Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA): This company’s shares declined by 34.74% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $22.56 and the company’s market capitalization is $3,988,104,000. About the company: Comerica Incorporated is the holding company for business, individual, and investment banks with operations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The Company’s subsidiaries provide services such as corporate banking, international finance, treasury management, community banking, private banking, small business and individual lending, investment services, and institutional trust.
  • Credit Suisse Group AG (ADR) (NYSE:CS): This company’s shares declined by 33.78% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $25.95 and the company’s market capitalization is $31,136,759,559. About the company: Credit Suisse Group AG is an international financial services group. The Group provides investment banking, private banking, and asset management services to customers located around the world.
  • National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG): This company’s shares declined by 33.56% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $0.95 and the company’s market capitalization is $4,906,452,594. About the company: National Bank of Greece S.A. offers retail and corporate banking services. The Bank accepts deposits and offers loans, lease financing, mortgages, and investing and insurance services to industrial, commercial, and consumer clients. National Bank of Greece operates domestically and overseas.
  • SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI): This company’s shares declined by 33.41% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $17.18 and the company’s market capitalization is $9,223,547,000. About the company: SunTrust Banks, Inc. is a super-regional bank holding company. The Company’s subsidiary banks operate in Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. SunTrust provides a wide range of financial services such as credit cards, mortgage banking, insurance, brokerage and capital markets services.
  • Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC): This company’s shares declined by 33.24% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $19.02 and the company’s market capitalization is $5,864,636,000. About the company: Lincoln National Corporation owns and operates wealth accumulation and protection businesses. The Company sells a wide range of products including institutional and/or retail fixed and indexed annuities, variable annuities, universal life insurance, variable universal life insurance, term life insurance, mutual funds, and managed accounts.
  • KKR + Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR): This company’s shares declined by 32.84% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $10.96 and the company’s market capitalization is $7,485,950,000. About the company: KKR & Co. L.P. is a global alternative asset manager. The Company operates private equity funds that take either controlling or strategic minority ownership positions for long-term appreciation; invests in leveraged loans, high-yield bonds and less liquid credit products; and, on behalf of portfolio companies, arranges equity and debt financing and offers capital market advice.
  • Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCBK): This company’s shares declined by 32.84% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $5.50 and the company’s market capitalization is $2,901,266,000. About the company: Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company, through its banking subsidiary, is a federally chartered stock savings bank that offers traditional deposit products, residential real estate mortgage loans and consumer loans. Hudson also purchase mortgages and mortgage-backed securities and other securities issued by U.S. government-sponsored enterprises.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS): This company’s shares declined by 31.90% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $15.67 and the company’s market capitalization is $30,259,890,000. 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.
  • CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT): This company’s shares declined by 31.61% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $30.27 and the company’s market capitalization is $6,072,532,000. About the company: CIT Group Inc. operates as a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides lending, advisory, commercial banking, vendor finance, and leasing services to small and middle market businesses. CIT Group operates globally.
  • Invesco Ltd. (NYSE:IVZ): This company’s shares declined by 31.58% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $16.01 and the company’s market capitalization is $7,218,537,000. About the company: Invesco Limited is an independent investment management group. The Company specializes in investment management services, covering equities, fixed income and alternatives like real estate, private equity and absolute return strategies.
  • The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW): This company’s shares declined by 31.43% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $11.28 and the company’s market capitalization is $13,642,150,000. About the company: The Charles Schwab Corporation provides a variety of financial services to individual investors, independent investment managers, retirement plans, and institutions. The Company provides its clients with securities brokerage, banking, and related financial services through offices in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom.
  • Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE:AMP): This company’s shares declined by 31.38% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $39.58 and the company’s market capitalization is $9,343,996,000. About the company: Ameriprise Financial, Inc. is a financial planning and services firm. The Company provides financial planning, products and services that are designed to be utilized as solutions for its clients’ cash and liquidity, asset accumulation, income, protection, and estate and wealth transfer needs.

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

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