The lender that gets over half of its revenue from credit cards Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) plunged the most on the Standard & Poor’s 500 Financials Index (S5FINL) following 4Q profit disappoints analysts’ forecasts.
The McLean, Virginia-based Company declared that Capital One plunged 7.5% to close at $56.99 in New York, the most since August 2011. Net income was $1.41 per share for the Q3 ended Dec. 31. That drop short of the $1.59 average anticipates of 21 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.
An analyst at RBC Capital Markets, Jason Arnold stated in a note after the results were declared that investors will be dissatisfied in the performance this quarter, and will possible be disheartened by some of the outlook out of the company for 2013.
Shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) opened at $86.71 with 916.54 million outstanding shares and touch its highest price of $87.36 of the day and then finished at $86.95 by scoring +0.64%, as in the whole session stocks gain volume of 4.22 million shares which is higher than its average volume.
As the owner ship concerns stock institutional ownership remained 82.83% while insider ownership included 0.07%. The share capital of UTX has 916.54 million outstanding shares amid them 915.45 million shares have been floated in market.
For investors focus on the performance of the stocks so the UTX showed weekly ahead performance of +2.08% which was maintained for the month at +5.74%. Correspondingly the positive performance for the quarter was remained 12.83% and if took notice on yearly performance that was 14.98% whereas the year to date performance halted at +6.02%.
As the moving toward the returns measures returns on Investment ratio is significant measure which investor should have in consideration, the UTX return on investment was recorded as 10.67% as compare to its rivals has Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CA)’s ROI 11.87%, 3M Co (NYSE:MMM)’s ROI 16.94%, Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK)’s ROI 5.15%, Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG)’s ROI 0.48%.
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