Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) : 20 analysts are covering Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) and their average rating on the stock is 2.1, which is read as a Buy. 11 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. However, 2 analysts consider that the stock has more downward risks ahead, hence, they suggest a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 more analyst has given the stock a Sell recommendation. A total of 5 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) : 16 Wall Street analysts covering Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $76.72. The maximum price target given is $100 and the minimum target for short term is around $59, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $10.7.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $67.04 and $66.81 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $68.02. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $67.94, notching a gain of 1.63% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,660,212 . The stock had closed at $66.85 on the previous day.
In a related news, Blackley Richard Scott, officer (Principal Accounting Officer) of Capital One Financial Corp, unloaded 5,239 shares at an average price of $66.61 on March 1, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $348,970, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Capital One Financial Corp is a diversified financial services holding company. The Company and its subsidiaries offer a range of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients through branches, the Internet and other distribution channels. In addition to bank lending, treasury management and depository services, the Company offers credit and debit card products, auto loans and mortgage banking in markets across the United States. The Company operates three primary business segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking. The Companys principal subsidiaries include the following: Capital One Bank (USA), National Association (COBNA), which offers credit and debit card products, other lending products and deposit products, and Capital One, National Association (CONA), which offers a range of banking products and financial services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients.