Sector Update: Financial Shares Slightly Higher
Top Financial Shares:
Financial shares are slightly higher.
In financial stocks news, TD Ameritrade ( AMTD ) is flat as it reports Q4 EPS of $0.36, beating the analyst consensus for $0.34. Its revenue of $709 million also beat analysts' expectations for about $701 million.
Home Bancorp ( HBCP ) reports diluted earnings per share were $0.37 for Q3 2013 a decrease of $0.05, or 12%, compared to Q3 2012. Analysts' estimates were not available.
Loans totaled $680.9 million at September 30, 2013, an increase of $10.2 million, or 2%, from September 30, 2012.
Finally, CorVel Corporation ( CRVL ) reports revenues for Q3 were $119 million, a 13% increase over the $105 million in revenue in 2012. Earnings per share were $0.41, a 39% increase over earnings per share of $0.29 for the same quarter of the prior year.
Analysts expected earnings of $0.39 per share on $116 million in revenue.