Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) insider Christopher T. Newkirk sold 5,238 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $90.46, for a total value of $473,829.48. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 26,364 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,384,887.44. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) traded down 1.64% on Monday, reaching $86.78. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,801,965 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $90.80 and a 200 day moving average price of $82.59. The company has a market cap of $41.67 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.59 and a beta of 1.24. Capital One Financial Corp. has a 12 month low of $58.03 and a 12 month high of $96.92.

Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 24th. The financial services provider reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.61 by $0.16. The company had revenue of $6.57 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.66 billion. Capital One Financial Corp. had a return on equity of 8.06% and a net margin of 13.63%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.58 EPS. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Capital One Financial Corp. will post $7.90 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 13th were given a dividend of $0.40 per share. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, February 9th. Capital One Financial Corp.’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 23.26%.

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A number of brokerages have issued reports on COF. Wedbush reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a $90.00 target price on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Saturday, January 28th. Citigroup Inc reaffirmed a “focus list” rating on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Monday, December 19th. Guggenheim reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Sunday, December 4th. Evercore ISI reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $88.00 target price on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Saturday, January 28th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $103.00 price objective on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Wednesday, January 25th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating, ten have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $85.50.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Psagot Investment House Ltd. bought a new position in Capital One Financial Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $105,000. Advantage Investment Management LLC bought a new position in Capital One Financial Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $112,000. Israel Discount Bank of New York GFN bought a new position in Capital One Financial Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $123,000. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. bought a new position in Capital One Financial Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $171,000. Finally, Parallel Advisors LLC bought a new position in Capital One Financial Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $172,000. 88.38% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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