Vectors Research Management LLC Has $3.21 Million Stake in Capital One Financial Co. (NYSE:COF)

Vectors Research Management LLC decreased its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial Co. (NYSE:COF) by 3.0% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 30,840 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 950 shares during the period. Capital One Financial accounts for 0.8% of Vectors Research Management LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 28th largest holding. Vectors Research Management LLC’s holdings in Capital One Financial were worth $3,213,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Rock Creek Group LP raised its stake in Capital One Financial by 287.3% during the first quarter. Rock Creek Group LP now owns 213 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $28,000 after acquiring an additional 158 shares in the last quarter. Atticus Wealth Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 7,200.0% during the second quarter. Atticus Wealth Management LLC now owns 292 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $30,000 after purchasing an additional 288 shares during the last quarter. Global Retirement Partners LLC grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 33.6% during the second quarter. Global Retirement Partners LLC now owns 429 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $45,000 after purchasing an additional 108 shares during the last quarter. Evolution Advisers Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 38.8% during the second quarter. Evolution Advisers Inc. now owns 465 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $49,000 after purchasing an additional 130 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 105.2% during the second quarter. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. now owns 478 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $50,000 after purchasing an additional 245 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 88.44% of the company’s stock.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Citigroup reduced their price target on Capital One Financial from $157.00 to $119.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, October 13th. Barclays reduced their price target on Capital One Financial from $170.00 to $160.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, October 31st. Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on Capital One Financial to $130.00 in a report on Thursday, October 13th. Wells Fargo & Company reduced their target price on Capital One Financial from $130.00 to $120.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, October 7th. Finally, StockNews.com began coverage on Capital One Financial in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. They issued a “hold” rating on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $137.38.

Insider Transactions at Capital One Financial

In other news, insider Mark Daniel Mouadeb sold 600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $100.94, for a total transaction of $60,564.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 12,243 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,235,808.42. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. In related news, CEO Richard D. Fairbank sold 12,538 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, October 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $106.24, for a total value of $1,332,037.12. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 3,757,022 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $399,146,017.28. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, insider Mark Daniel Mouadeb sold 600 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $100.94, for a total value of $60,564.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 12,243 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,235,808.42. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 26,938 shares of company stock valued at $2,856,883 over the last ninety days. 1.27% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Capital One Financial Trading Up 0.1 %

COF traded up $0.08 during trading on Thursday, hitting $101.63. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,284,402 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,946,754. Capital One Financial Co. has a twelve month low of $90.27 and a twelve month high of $162.40. The company has a quick ratio of 1.00, a current ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $99.83 and its 200-day moving average price is $107.46. The firm has a market capitalization of $38.79 billion, a P/E ratio of 5.03, a PEG ratio of 0.70 and a beta of 1.43.

Capital One Financial Announces Dividend

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 14th will be given a dividend of $0.60 per share. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 10th. Capital One Financial’s payout ratio is 11.89%.

Capital One Financial Profile

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Capital One Financial Corporation operates as the financial services holding company for the Capital One Bank (USA), National Association; and Capital One, National Association, which provides various financial products and services in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking, and Commercial Banking.

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