Investors bought shares of Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) on weakness during trading hours on Tuesday. $41.68 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $20.46 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $21.22 million into the stock. Of all companies tracked, Capital One Financial Corp. had the 28th highest net in-flow for the day. Capital One Financial Corp. traded down ($0.42) for the day and closed at $70.56

COF has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. BMO Capital Markets restated a “buy” rating and set a $108.00 price objective on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Thursday, June 30th. DA Davidson upgraded shares of Capital One Financial Corp. from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $76.00 price target for the company in a research report on Friday, July 8th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Friday, June 17th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $83.00 price target on shares of Capital One Financial Corp. in a research report on Wednesday, August 17th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $79.28.

The company has a market cap of $36.11 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.96 and a beta of 1.33. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $69.43 and a 200 day moving average of $69.08.

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Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 21st. The financial services provider reported $1.69 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.86 by $0.17. Capital One Financial Corp. had a net margin of 15.38% and a return on equity of 8.56%. The company had revenue of $6.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.28 billion. Equities research analysts anticipate that Capital One Financial Corp. will post $7.18 earnings per share for the current year.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of COF. Dodge & Cox raised its position in Capital One Financial Corp. by 0.4% in the second quarter. Dodge & Cox now owns 49,231,610 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $3,126,700,000 after buying an additional 183,319 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC raised its position in Capital One Financial Corp. by 1.9% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 27,299,196 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,733,772,000 after buying an additional 498,820 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp raised its position in Capital One Financial Corp. by 0.4% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 21,934,733 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,520,294,000 after buying an additional 92,836 shares during the last quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC raised its position in Capital One Financial Corp. by 9.8% in the second quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC now owns 19,814,087 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,258,393,000 after buying an additional 1,763,210 shares during the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its position in Capital One Financial Corp. by 2.7% in the first quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 14,309,621 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $991,800,000 after buying an additional 377,853 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 87.75% of the company’s stock.

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