Capital One Financial Corp. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market

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Shares of Capital One Financial Corp. COF, +1.54% rose 1.54% to $114.76 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.59% rising 0.59% to 3,959.90 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.15% rising 0.15% to 31,874.84. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Capital One Financial Corp. closed $63.19 short of its 52-week high ($177.95), which the company achieved on August 13th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Discover Financial Services DFS, +0.90% rose 0.90% to $109.80, Standard Chartered PLC SCBFF, -0.84% fell 0.84% to $6.45, and BankUnited Inc. BKU, +1.22% rose 1.22% to $37.26. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 668,547 below its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.

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