Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) stock is lower by 0.57% over the past week and gets a Bullish rating from InvestorsObserver Sentiment Indicator.
Capital One Financial Corp. has a Bullish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on COF!
What is Stock Sentiment?
When making investment decisions, sentiment gives a good overview of what stocks investors currently favor. Sentiment incorporates short-term technical analysis into its score and does not encompass any fundamental analysis such as profitability of the company. This means that earnings updates and other news can greatly impact overall sentiment.
Changes in price are generally the best indicator of sentiment for a particular stock. At its core, a stock's trend indicates whether current market sentiment is bullish or bearish. Investors must be bullish if a stock is trending upward, and are bearish if a stock is moving down.
InvestorsObserver's Sentiment Indicator factors in both price changes and variations in volume. An increase in volume usually means a current trend is stengthening, while a drop in volume tends to signal a reversal to the ongoing trend.
Our system also uses the options market in order to receive additional signals on current sentiments. We take into account the ratio of calls and puts for a stock since options allow an investor to bet on future changes in price.
What's Happening With COF Stock Today?
Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) stock is trading at $156.03 as of 12:55 PM on Tuesday, Sep 14, a loss of -$2.95, or -1.86% from the previous closing price of $158.98. The stock has traded between $155.14 and $160.17 so far today. Volume today is low. So far 1,721,065 shares have traded compared to average volume of 2,863,604 shares.
More About Capital One Financial Corp.
Capital One is a diversified financial services holding company headquartered in McLean, Virginia. Originally a spin-off of Signet Financial's credit card division in 1994, the company is now primarily involved in credit card lending, auto loans, and commercial lending.
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