Capital One Financial (COF) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-3.62 (-2.43%)
(As of 10:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
430,570 shs
Average Volume
2.67 million shs
Market Capitalization
$55.25 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Capital One Financial MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.21 Rating Score
7.9% Downside
$137.05 Price Target
Short Interest
3.00% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.74mentions of Capital One Financial in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $13.84 to $16.44 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.74 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

89th out of 859 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

13th out of 86 stocks

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About Capital One Financial Stock (NYSE:COF)

Capital One Financial Corporation was founded in 1988 with the goal of revolutionizing the credit card industry. The company’s ground-breaking services were data-driven, opened the doors of credit to millions of people, and today Capital One is one of the world’s largest banks.

The company’s commitment to connecting people with responsible credit helped to rank it 10th in the US in regard to total assets and 72nd globally. The company has nearly $400 billion in assets in late 2022 and operated a network of subsidiary institutions including Capital One bank. Capital One Financial Corporation is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, and operates a network of branches and offices throughout the US, Canada, and the UK.

Capital One Financial Corporation is the holding company for 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.

Capital One Financial Corporation operates in three segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking, and Commercial Banking. The Credit Card segment operates a wide range of revolving consumer credit cards while the Consumer Banking segment offers a range of traditional banking and investment products including auto and home loans, savings, and certificates of deposit. The Commercial segment offers business accounts, financing, commercial and multifamily real estate, and commercial and industrial loans.

In the US, the company serves its clients through digital channels, branches, cafés, and other distribution channels located in New York, Louisiana, Texas, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey, and California. Digital services include online accounts, account services, loan applications, and investments. Among the many features of banking with Capital One are fee-free checking accounts, cloud-based financial tracking services, and Capital One Cafes. The company operates more than 40 cafes across the US where anyone, not just account holders, can get a coffee or snack as well as improve their financial education. The cafes are equipped with ample public space, nooks for private work, and even event space for meetings.

Capital One continues to advance the digital financial industry to this day. The company was among the first to move its operations to the cloud, doing so in 2012, and it is now developing machine learning, open source, and cloud technology applications to help detect and prevent fraud, secure accounts, and improve banking services.

Capital One is committed to aiding the world’s fight against climate change. To that end, it is pursuing several avenues that include influencing its value chain, fostering a sustainable office culture that is in sync with its surroundings, promoting and financing sustainable energy projects, and transparency in regard to its climate goals.


COF Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

National commercial banks
Consumer Finance
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
19 Analysts


Net Income
$4.89 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$49.48 billion
Cash Flow
$21.61 per share
Book Value
$152.53 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$55.57 billion

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Should I Buy Capital One Financial Stock? COF Pros and Cons Explained


Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Capital One Financial Co.:

  • Capital One Financial Co. has shown consistent growth in its credit card, consumer banking, and commercial banking segments, indicating a diversified revenue stream.
  • The company offers a range of financial products and services in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, providing geographic diversification.
  • Capital One Financial Co. has a strong online presence and digital channels, catering to the evolving consumer preferences towards digital banking services.
  • Recent insider buying activities suggest confidence in the company's future performance, which can be a positive signal for investors.
  • Despite market fluctuations, Capital One Financial Co.'s stock price has remained relatively stable, offering a potential entry point for investors.


Investors should be bearish about investing in Capital One Financial Co. for these reasons:

  • Capital One Financial Co. operates in a highly competitive industry, facing challenges from other financial institutions and fintech companies.
  • The company's loan products, including credit card loans and commercial loans, are subject to credit risk, especially during economic downturns.
  • Regulatory changes in the financial services sector could impact Capital One Financial Co.'s operations and profitability.
  • Interest rate fluctuations can affect the company's net interest margin and overall financial performance.
  • Investors should closely monitor the company's exposure to different market risks and economic conditions before making investment decisions.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Saturday, April 13, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Capital One Financial pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

COF Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Capital One Financial stock right now?

19 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Capital One Financial in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" COF shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in COF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Capital One Financial's stock price target for 2024?

19 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Capital One Financial's shares. Their COF share price targets range from $84.00 to $189.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $137.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.9%.
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How have COF shares performed in 2024?

Capital One Financial's stock was trading at $131.12 at the beginning of the year. Since then, COF stock has increased by 13.5% and is now trading at $148.87.
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Are investors shorting Capital One Financial?

Capital One Financial saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 11,300,000 shares, a drop of 5.4% from the March 15th total of 11,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,710,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.2 days. Approximately 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Capital One Financial's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
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How can I listen to Capital One Financial's earnings call?

Capital One Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Capital One Financial's earnings last quarter?

Capital One Financial Co. (NYSE:COF) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 26th. The financial services provider reported $4.45 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.35 by $1.10. The financial services provider earned $9.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.21 billion. Capital One Financial had a net margin of 9.88% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.24%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $4.20 earnings per share.
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How often does Capital One Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Capital One Financial?

Capital One Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.60 per share on Friday, February 23rd. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 9th.
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Is Capital One Financial a good dividend stock?

Capital One Financial (NYSE:COF) pays an annual dividend of $2.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.62%. The dividend payout ratio is 20.08%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, COF will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.60% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Richard D. Fairbank's approval rating as Capital One Financial's CEO?

4,654 employees have rated Capital One Financial Chief Executive Officer Richard D. Fairbank on Glassdoor.com. Richard D. Fairbank has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Richard D. Fairbank in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Capital One Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Capital One Financial investors own include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Citigroup (C), Micron Technology (MU), Boeing (BA) and AT&T (T).

Who are Capital One Financial's major shareholders?

Capital One Financial's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.26%), Raymond James & Associates (0.13%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.13%), International Assets Investment Management LLC (0.09%), Polaris Capital Management LLC (0.06%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include Ann F Hackett, Frank G LapradeIii, John G Finneran Jr, Jory A Berson, Kara West, Kevin S Borgmann, Kevin S Borgmann, Mark Daniel Mouadeb, Matthew W Cooper, Michael Slocum, Neal Blinde, Richard D Fairbank, Robert M Alexander, Sheldon Hall, Timothy P Golden and Yajnik Sanjiv.
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How do I buy shares of Capital One Financial?

Shares of COF stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Capital One Financial have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Capital One Financial: Adaptive Path, Beech Street Capital, Bundle, Capital One Bank (USA) National Association, Capital One Bank (USA) National Association, Capital One Canada, Capital One Healthcare Finance, Capital One Investing, Capital One Investing, Capital One N.A., Capital One National Association, Capital One Securities Inc., Capital One Trade Credit, Confyrm Inc, Critical Stack Inc., Finnoble Solutions Inc., Freebird, Freebird, ING Bank fsb, Jewel Commerce, KippsDeSanto & Co, Level Money, Lola.com, Monsoon, Notch Co., Paribus, United Income, and Wikibuy LLC.
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This page (NYSE:COF) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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