Aptus Capital Advisors LLC Buys 971 Shares of Capital One Financial Co. (NYSE:COF)

Aptus Capital Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Capital One Financial Co. (NYSE:COF) by 43.9% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund owned 3,185 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 971 shares during the quarter. Aptus Capital Advisors LLC’s holdings in Capital One Financial were worth $309,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Kestra Private Wealth Services LLC lifted its position in Capital One Financial by 5.5% in the 2nd quarter. Kestra Private Wealth Services LLC now owns 5,752 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $629,000 after acquiring an additional 299 shares in the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC lifted its position in Capital One Financial by 2.0% in the 2nd quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 153,975 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $16,840,000 after acquiring an additional 3,033 shares in the last quarter. Perigon Wealth Management LLC lifted its position in Capital One Financial by 5.2% in the 2nd quarter. Perigon Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,400 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $262,000 after acquiring an additional 118 shares in the last quarter. Berkshire Hathaway Inc lifted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 25.7% during the 2nd quarter. Berkshire Hathaway Inc now owns 12,471,030 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,363,957,000 after buying an additional 2,549,030 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S lifted its position in shares of Capital One Financial by 19.3% during the 2nd quarter. BI Asset Management Fondsmaeglerselskab A S now owns 14,641 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,601,000 after buying an additional 2,368 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 90.09% of the company’s stock.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

COF has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Morgan Stanley raised shares of Capital One Financial from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $87.00 to $120.00 in a research report on Wednesday, December 13th. Royal Bank of Canada lifted their target price on shares of Capital One Financial from $140.00 to $142.00 and gave the stock a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Friday, January 26th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price target on shares of Capital One Financial from $131.00 to $134.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, January 26th. TD Cowen began coverage on shares of Capital One Financial in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $106.00 price target on the stock. Finally, Wolfe Research raised shares of Capital One Financial from an “underperform” rating to a “peer perform” rating in a report on Monday, January 29th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Capital One Financial has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $122.68.

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Capital One Financial Stock Down 0.2 %

Shares of NYSE:COF opened at $135.17 on Monday. Capital One Financial Co. has a 52-week low of $83.93 and a 52-week high of $140.86. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $129.31 and a 200 day moving average of $112.06. The firm has a market capitalization of $51.48 billion, a PE ratio of 11.31, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 1.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a current ratio of 1.01.

Capital One Financial Announces Dividend

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, February 12th will be given a $0.60 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 9th. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.78%. Capital One Financial’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 20.08%.

Insider Buying and Selling

In related news, Director Ann F. Hackett sold 8,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $106.47, for a total value of $851,760.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 61,980 shares in the company, valued at $6,599,010.60. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. In other Capital One Financial news, insider Frank G. LapradeIii sold 31,215 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $122.50, for a total value of $3,823,837.50. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 54,991 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $6,736,397.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Ann F. Hackett sold 8,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $106.47, for a total transaction of $851,760.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 61,980 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $6,599,010.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 83,975 shares of company stock worth $10,474,398. Corporate insiders own 1.41% of the company’s stock.

Capital One Financial Profile

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Capital One Financial Corporation operates as the financial services 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, Canada, and the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking, and Commercial Banking.

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