Capital One – Capital One Financial Corp. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of Capital One Financial Corp.
rose 2.93% to $158.91 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. Capital One Financial Corp. closed $19.04 short of its 52-week high ($177.95), which the company achieved on August 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Discover Financial Services
rose 2.51% to $123.36, Standard Chartered PLC
rose 1.79% to $6.26, and BankUnited Inc.
rose 0.75% to $40.55. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.