Bulk of the financial sector is composed of banking companies and banking operations. Banks work on simple concept - take money from depositors and offer them a relatively lower rate of return, and use that capital for lending to the borrowers by charging them relatively higher interest. The differential between the offered deposit rate and loan rate accounts for the profit for the bank after deducting all kinds of charges including operational overheads and salaries paid to the banking staff. Additionally, banks may venture into related streams of investments and money management if allowed by regulators of the country. Such activities include cross-selling insurance and other financial products, offering trading services and other financial services. American has a long list of banking stocks which are being traded on leading stock exchanges of the U.S. As of writing, FKnol has more than 460 banking stocks which belong to companies operating at regional, national or global levels, and also diversified in terms of retail banking, commercial banking, consumer banking and the other variants. Among the big basket of Bank stocks, which ones generated the top returns this year? Which of those figured among the winners in the long list of Bank stocks? This article provides a list of bank stocks which have generated top returns in the year 2021 so far. till date of writing. The list is prepared based on the percentage returns generated by the individual Bank stocks between the end of the previous year and Apr 16, 2021, and the top 10 return generating Bank stocks are listed below.
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The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader Bank sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized: 1) Triumph Bancorp, Inc. (TBK)
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Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:
Triumph Bancorp, Inc., incorporated on November 10, 2003, is a financial holding company. Through its bank subsidiary, TBK Bank, SSB (TBK Bank), the Company offers traditional banking services, as well ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Triumph Bancorp. The Texas, TX-headquartered company Triumph Bancorp, Inc. (TBK) is ranked number one among the best performing stocks of Bank of 2021. The Finance sector business falls under the Major Banks industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2021, the stock price of Triumph Bancorp has changed by 98.72 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $48.55 per share and year-to-date closing price of $96.48 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $1.21 billion to $2.4 billion during the same period. Along with Bank, the company is also in the business of Finance, Major Banks, Financial Services, Regional US Banks, Wilshire 5000, Russell 2000, among other usual products and services. Triumph Bancorp continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.
Hanmi Financial Corporation operates as the holding company for Hanmi Bank that provides business banking products and services in the United States. The company offers various deposit products, inclu ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Hanmi Financial. During the given months of the year 2021, Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) was successful in generating YTD returns of 79.63 percentage which helped it gain the number two spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2021 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the California, CA-based Hanmi Financial closed at a price of $11.34 per share, while it traded at a price of $20.37 per share as of Apr 16, 2021. The company's market cap changed from $348.36 million to $625.7 million during the same period YTD. It ranks as a key constituent of major indexes that include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
The company is classified under the Finance industry sector and further specialized as a Major Banks sector business.
Silvergate Capital Corporation operates as a bank holding company for Silvergate Bank that provides banking products and services to business and individual clients in the United States and internationally. It offers deposit products, including interest and noninterest bearing demand accounts, money market and savings accounts, and certificates of deposit accounts. The company also provides one-to-four ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Silvergate Capital. Rank number three in the coveted list is held by Silvergate Capital Corp (SI) for being among the top performing stocks of 2021. Headquartered in La Jolla, CA, the Financial Services sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Major Banks. Since the start of the year 2021, stock of Silvergate Capital has so far gained 78.98 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $74.31 per share and year-to-date price of $133 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $1.39 billion to $3.13 billion. The stock of Silvergate Capital continues to be a major constituent of many leading stock indexes which include Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
Customers Bancorp, Inc. (Customers Bancorp), incorporated on April 7, 2010, is a bank holding company engaged in banking activities through its subsidiary, Customers Bank (the Bank). The Bank provides financial ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Customers Bancorp. At number four in the list of top stocks stands Customers Bancorp, Inc (CUBI), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $18.18 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $31.85 per share as of Apr 16, 2021. It translates to a change of 75.19 percentage. The Pennsylvania, PA-headquartered Finance sector company also saw its market value change from $574.51 million to $1.03 billion. The Major Banks specialist also managed to outperform some of the major stock market indexes of which it is a part of. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.
Pacific Mercantile Bancorp
Pacific Mercantile Bancorp, incorporated on January 7, 2000, is the holding company for Pacific Mercantile Bank (the Bank). The Companys business operations are conducted by the Bank. It operates through ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Pacific Mercantile Bancorp. The California, CA-based Finance sector company Pacific Mercantile Bancorp (PMBC) holds the number five spot among the best performing stocks of the Bank sector. Classified as the Major Banks business, the stock price of Pacific Mercantile Bancorp ended the previous year at a price of $5.14 per share while it reached the level of $8.93 apiece as of Apr 16, 2021 translating to a percentage change in stock price of 73.74%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $212.42 million. Few leading stock market index includes Pacific Mercantile Bancorp in their constituent list. They include Wilshire 5000 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.
Signature Bank, incorporated in September 2000, is a full-service commercial bank. The Bank operates over 30 private client offices throughout the New York metropolitan area. Its segments include Commercial Banking ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Signature Bank. The New York, NY-based Signature Bank (SBNY) belongs to the Finance sector and is categorized as a Major Banks company. The stock of Signature Bank ended the previous year at a price of $135.29 per share. As of Apr 16, 2021, the stock price has reached $227.56 apiece, which indicates a change of 68.2 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the Bank for the year 2021 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $7.25 billion. It has now changed to $13.11 billion as of writing. Signature Bank continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
Severn Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Severn Savings Bank, FSB that provides a range of personal and commercial banking products and services in Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia. Th ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Severn Bancorp. Severn Bancorp Inc (SVBI) has moved by 68.07 percentage over the given period of 2021-YTD, helping it gain a place at number seven among the top performing stocks. The Finance sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $7.14 apiece to the price of $12 per share between the end of December of the previous year and Apr 16, 2021. The smart run of the Maryland, MD-based Major Banks sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $91.52 million to $154.21 million over the same duration. Severn Bancorp is a key member of many popular stock market indexes. They include Wilshire 5000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
The Bancorp, Inc. operates as the financial holding company for The Bancorp Bank that provides banking products and services in the United States. The company offers a range of deposit products and se ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of The Bancorp. The number eight spot in the list of top performing stocks of the Bank sector is taken by The Bancorp, Inc. (TBBK). The company's stock price changed from $13.65 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $22.91 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of 67.84 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the Delaware, DE-based Finance sector company was from $786.12 million to $1.33 billion. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the Bank sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.
MVB Financial Corp.
MVB Financial Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides banking and mortgage products and services to individuals and corporate clients in the Mid-Atlantic region. The company operates through three segments: Commercial and Retail Banking; Mortgage Banking; and Financial Holding Company. It offers v ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of MVB Financial Corp.. Based on the market-cap change from $258.22 million to $441 million during the given months of the year 2021 and the share price change from $22.68 per share to a price of $38.05 per share as of Apr 16, 2021, MVB Financial Corp. (MVBF) was successful in generating YTD returns of 67.77 percentage. Standing at the number nine rank in the top performing list of Bank stocks, the Fairmont, WV-based MVB Financial Corp. is categorized as the Financial Services sub-sector business which falls under the larger Financial Services sector. It is also a part of few famous stock indexes that are used to track the overall performance of the stock market. They include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few more broader-level indexes that are actively tracked in the market.
Western Alliance Bancorporation
Western Alliance Bancorporation, incorporated on May 29, 2014, is a bank holding company. The Company provides a range of deposit, lending, treasury management, international banking and online banking products and ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Western Alliance Bancorporation. Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL) generated percentage returns of 67.24 percent during the 2021 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $59.95 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $100.26 per share as of Apr 16, 2021. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $6.05 billion to $10.37 billion during the same period. The company is categorized as a Finance speciality business with further classification in the Major Banks sub-category. Based in Nevada, NV, the YTD performance of the Bank sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes. The company is a part of Wilshire 5000 index, and a few other wider multi-cap stock market indexes.This page is updated every week/month. Bookmark this site to track the best performing stocks regularly.