Pendal Group Ltd bought a new stake in Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 827 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $75,000.

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the business. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 78.6% during the 1st quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 384 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $31,000 after purchasing an additional 169 shares during the period. Coastal Capital Group Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Capital One Financial during the 2nd quarter worth $39,000. Camarda Financial Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Capital One Financial by 318.9% during the 2nd quarter. Camarda Financial Advisors LLC now owns 444 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $40,000 after purchasing an additional 338 shares during the period. Braun Bostich & Associates Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Capital One Financial during the 1st quarter worth $37,000. Finally, JNBA Financial Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Capital One Financial during the 1st quarter worth $41,000. Institutional investors own 88.28% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Capital One Financial stock opened at $85.50 on Friday. The business has a 50-day moving average of $90.79 and a 200 day moving average of $87.44. Capital One Financial Corp. has a 12 month low of $69.90 and a 12 month high of $101.26. The stock has a market capitalization of $39.25 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.86, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.91 and a beta of 1.24. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.88, a current ratio of 1.00 and a quick ratio of 1.00.

Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 18th. The financial services provider reported $3.37 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $2.84 by $0.53. Capital One Financial had a return on equity of 10.68% and a net margin of 17.50%. The company had revenue of $7.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $7.01 billion. During the same period last year, the business posted $3.71 EPS. Capital One Financial’s revenue for the quarter was down .9% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts anticipate that Capital One Financial Corp. will post 11.49 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 15th. Investors of record on Monday, August 5th were issued a dividend of $0.40 per share. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, August 2nd. Capital One Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 14.71%.

A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine cut Capital One Financial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “sector perform” rating and set a $98.00 price target on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Friday, May 3rd. Credit Suisse Group set a $118.00 price target on Capital One Financial and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 19th. BMO Capital Markets set a $141.00 price target on Capital One Financial and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 19th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group upgraded Capital One Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their price target for the stock from $95.00 to $115.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 14th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $105.11.

In other Capital One Financial news, insider Jory A. Berson sold 9,329 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $93.00, for a total value of $867,597.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 59,353 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,519,829. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, insider Michael J. Wassmer sold 8,212 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $95.03, for a total value of $780,386.36. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 84,679 shares in the company, valued at approximately $8,047,045.37. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 55,149 shares of company stock worth $5,053,283 in the last ninety days. 1.43% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

About Capital One Financial

Capital One Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for the Capital One Bank (USA), National Association; and Capital One, National Association, which provides various financial products and services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through three segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking, and Commercial Banking.

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