Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) Director Bradford H. Warner sold 7,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $94.94, for a total transaction of $664,580.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 57,085 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,419,649.90. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE COF) traded up $0.72 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $95.79. The company had a trading volume of 1,701,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,603,932. Capital One Financial Corporation has a 12-month low of $76.05 and a 12-month high of $96.92. The firm has a market capitalization of $46,080.00, a P/E ratio of 12.38, a P/E/G ratio of 1.40 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a quick ratio of 1.06, a current ratio of 1.07 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.17.

Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $2.42 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $2.15 by $0.27. Capital One Financial had a return on equity of 8.25% and a net margin of 13.34%. The firm had revenue of $6.99 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.81 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.03 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that Capital One Financial Corporation will post 7.97 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 24th. Investors of record on Monday, November 13th were issued a $0.40 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, November 10th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.67%. Capital One Financial’s dividend payout ratio is currently 22.44%.

COF has been the subject of several research analyst reports. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $116.00 price objective on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Friday, October 6th. Wells Fargo & Company began coverage on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $96.00 price objective for the company. Compass Point began coverage on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Thursday, August 10th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $90.00 price target for the company. Piper Jaffray Companies began coverage on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Thursday, September 21st. They issued an “underweight” rating and a $81.00 price target for the company. Finally, Wedbush raised shares of Capital One Financial from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $80.00 price target for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $95.52.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Davis Selected Advisers boosted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 112.8% in the second quarter. Davis Selected Advisers now owns 8,061,905 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $666,075,000 after acquiring an additional 4,274,053 shares during the period. Point72 Asset Management L.P. boosted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 229.4% in the third quarter. Point72 Asset Management L.P. now owns 1,647,291 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $139,460,000 after acquiring an additional 1,147,191 shares during the period. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership boosted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 107.8% in the second quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership now owns 1,989,104 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $164,340,000 after acquiring an additional 1,031,829 shares during the period. Pzena Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 28.1% in the second quarter. Pzena Investment Management LLC now owns 4,041,646 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $333,921,000 after acquiring an additional 885,934 shares during the period. Finally, Capital World Investors lifted its position in Capital One Financial by 2.3% in the second quarter. Capital World Investors now owns 38,396,005 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $3,172,278,000 after purchasing an additional 849,047 shares during the period. 88.43% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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Capital One Financial Company Profile

Capital One Financial Corporation is a diversified financial services holding company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, offers a range of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients through branches, the Internet and other distribution channels. The Company’s segments include Credit Card, Consumer Banking, Commercial Banking and Other.

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