Capital One – Capital One Financial Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Capital One Financial Corp.
advanced 2.27% to $174.55 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.25% to 4,447.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.62% to 35,484.97. This was the stock’s fifth consecutive day of gains. Capital One Financial Corp. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $171.29, which the company reached on August 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Discover Financial Services
rose 1.20% to $133.62, Standard Chartered PLC
rose 1.26% to $6.45, and BankUnited Inc.
rose 1.95% to $42.94. Trading volume (3.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.