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Tracking the Movement of the Financial Sector - Research on OFG Bancorp, Apollo Residential Mortgage, Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund and Blue Hills Bancorp

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / November 4, 2015 / Moments ago, Trader's Choice released new research updates concerning several important developing situations including the following equities: OFG Bancorp (OFG), Apollo Residential Mortgage Inc. (AMTG), Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. (HIO) and Blue Hills Bancorp Inc. (BHBK). Trader's Choice has perfected the profitable art of picking stocks, cutting through the noise to deliver the top trade, every year. The full research reports are being made available to the public on a complimentary basis.

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Highlights from today's reports include:

On Tuesday, November 3, 2015, NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,145.13 up 0.35%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.50% to finish the day at 17,918.15, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,109.79, up 0.27%.

- OFG Bancorp's stock increased by 0.83% to close Tuesday's session at USD 9.77. The company's shares fluctuated in the range of USD 9.60 and USD 9.85 during the day. A total of 0.39 million shares exchanged hands, which was lesser than its 50-day daily average volume of 0.73 million shares and was 52-week average volume of 0.65 million shares. Over the last three days OFG Bancorp's shares have advanced 4.38% and in the past one week the stock has moved up 10.15%. Furthermore, over the last three months the stock has gained 19.15% while in the past six months the shares have shed 28.21. OFG Bancorp has a current dividend yield of 4.34%. Further, the company is trading at a price to earnings ratio of 97.70 and price to book ratio of 0.58. This compares to a historical PE ratio of 12.22 and a historical PB ratio close to 0.79. Additionally, the stock is trading at a price to cash flow ratio of 1.73 and price to sales ratio of 0.93.

- Apollo Residential Mortgage Inc.'s stock added 1.62% to close Tuesday's session at USD 13.15. The company's shares oscillated between USD 12.86 and USD 13.15 in trade during the day. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.18 million shares, which was below its 50-day daily average volume of 0.23 million shares and 52-week average volume of 0.22 million shares. Over the last five days Apollo Residential Mortgage Inc.'s shares have advanced 2.90% and in the past one month the stock has gained a momentum of 3.95%. In addition, over the last three months the stock has lost 8.55% and year to date the shares have shed 7.48%. Apollo Residential Mortgage Inc. has a current dividend yield of 14.92%. The stock of the company has been trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 1.74% and 9.95%, respectively. However, the shares are trading above the 20-day simple moving average by 0.24%. Further, the company is trading at a price to earnings ratio of 20.23, which compares to a historical PE ratio of 6.18.

- Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc.'s stock declined 0.41% to close Tuesday's session at USD 4.85. The share price vacillated between USD 4.85 and USD 4.88 in trade during the day. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.17 million shares, which was below its 50-day daily average volume of 0.35 million shares and 52-week average volume of 0.33 million shares. Over the last three days Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc.'s shares have advanced 0.83% and in the past one week the stock has moved up 0.41%. Moreover, in the last six months the stock has lost 10.02% and year to date the shares have shed 3.07%. Western Asset High Income Opportunity Fund Inc. has a current dividend yield of 8.77%. The stock of the fund have been exhibiting some positive momentum and is trading above its 20-day and 50-day moving averages by 1.55% and 2.80%, respectively. However, the stock is trading below its 200-day simple moving average by 2.13%.

- Blue Hills Bancorp Inc.'s stock edged lower by 0.42% to close Tuesday's session at USD 14.28. The company's shares oscillated between USD 14.00 and USD 14.37 in trade during the day. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.085 million shares, which was below its 50-day daily average volume of 0.087 million shares and above its 52-week average volume of 0.076 million shares. Over the last three days, Blue Hills Bancorp Inc.'s shares have declined by 0.21% whereas in the past one week the stock has moved up 0.99%. Furthermore, over the last three months the stock has lost 2.33% while in the past six months the shares have picked up 6.33%. On a compounded total return basis, the company has returned 3.63% in the past one month and 6.08% in the past one year. Blue Hills Bancorp Inc. has a current dividend yield of 0.56%. Further, the company is trading at a price to earnings ratio of 51.00.

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