Oppenheimer set a $116.00 price objective on Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) in a research note published on Tuesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on COF. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Capital One Financial from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $109.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, July 24th. BMO Capital Markets lifted their price objective on Capital One Financial from $126.00 to $132.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Friday, July 20th. UBS Group cut their price objective on Capital One Financial from $116.00 to $113.00 and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, August 7th. Citigroup cut their price objective on Capital One Financial from $115.00 to $110.00 and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Monday, June 18th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies upgraded Capital One Financial from a neutral rating to an overweight rating in a research note on Thursday, June 14th. Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $111.15.

NYSE:COF opened at $97.03 on Tuesday. Capital One Financial has a fifty-two week low of $80.20 and a fifty-two week high of $106.50. The company has a current ratio of 0.98, a quick ratio of 0.98 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. The stock has a market cap of $46.88 billion, a PE ratio of 12.46, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.83 and a beta of 1.29.

Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 19th. The financial services provider reported $3.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $2.63 by $0.59. Capital One Financial had a return on equity of 10.44% and a net margin of 10.73%. The business had revenue of $7.19 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $6.95 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.96 EPS. Capital One Financial’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that Capital One Financial will post 11.05 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, insider Timothy P. Golden sold 4,073 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $95.85, for a total transaction of $390,397.05. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Bradford H. Warner sold 4,229 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $92.55, for a total value of $391,393.95. Following the sale, the director now owns 56,221 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,203,253.55. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 285,955 shares of company stock worth $28,384,891 in the last 90 days. Company insiders own 1.40% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in COF. Trexquant Investment LP bought a new stake in shares of Capital One Financial during the 1st quarter worth approximately $306,000. Engineers Gate Manager LP bought a new stake in shares of Capital One Financial during the 1st quarter worth approximately $538,000. Northern Trust Corp raised its stake in shares of Capital One Financial by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 5,713,153 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $547,434,000 after purchasing an additional 37,656 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of Capital One Financial by 2.3% during the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 29,763,273 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,851,916,000 after purchasing an additional 661,251 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Federated Investors Inc. PA raised its stake in shares of Capital One Financial by 1,404.9% during the 1st quarter. Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 295,946 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $28,358,000 after purchasing an additional 276,281 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 88.25% of the company’s stock.

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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