Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) Director Bradford H. Warner sold 7,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $94.94, for a total value of $664,580.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 57,085 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,419,649.90. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE COF) traded down $0.04 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $93.87. The company had a trading volume of 1,465,761 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,611,423. The stock has a market cap of $45,997.38, a PE ratio of 12.52, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.41 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.07, a quick ratio of 1.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.17. Capital One Financial Corporation has a 52 week low of $76.05 and a 52 week high of $96.92.

Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $2.42 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.15 by $0.27. The company had revenue of $6.99 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $6.81 billion. Capital One Financial had a return on equity of 8.25% and a net margin of 13.34%. Capital One Financial’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $2.03 EPS. sell-side analysts anticipate that Capital One Financial Corporation will post 7.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal 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 dividend of $0.40 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, November 10th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.70%. Capital One Financial’s dividend payout ratio is 22.63%.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Savant Capital LLC raised its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Savant Capital LLC now owns 3,213 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $265,000 after buying an additional 28 shares in the last quarter. ARGA Investment Management LP raised its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. ARGA Investment Management LP now owns 11,002 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $909,000 after buying an additional 32 shares in the last quarter. Linscomb & Williams Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 1.1% during the 2nd quarter. Linscomb & Williams Inc. now owns 2,953 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $244,000 after buying an additional 33 shares in the last quarter. Northern Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Capital Management LLC now owns 18,974 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,568,000 after buying an additional 110 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Calamos Wealth Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 0.8% during the 2nd quarter. Calamos Wealth Management LLC now owns 14,228 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,176,000 after buying an additional 113 shares in the last quarter. 88.43% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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

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About Capital One Financial

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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