Capital One Financial Corp

Industry: Regional Banks

Fortune Rank: 144

COF, the holding company for Capital One Bank, offers a variety of credit card and financial services to customers. For the 9 months ended 9/30/05, total interest income rose 15% to $4.09B. Net interest income after LLP rose 17% to $1.72B. Net income rose 13% to $1.53B. Interest income reflects growth in reported average earning assets & increase in interest earning asset yields. Net income also benefited from higher servicing & securitization income.

Capital One Financial Corporation is a bank holding company whose subsidiaries market a variety of consumer financial products and services. Its principal subsidiaries are Capital One Bank, which offers credit card products and takes retail deposits, Capital One, F.S.B., which offers consumer and commercial lending and consumer deposit products, and Capital One Auto Finance, Inc., which offers automobile and other motor vehicle financing products. The Company's principal business segments are domestic credit card lending (U.S. Card), automobile and other motor vehicle financing (Auto Finance), and global financial services (GFS). During the year ended December 31, 2004, the Company entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a mortgage lending business, eSmartloan, and an insurance brokerage business, InsLogic. Both acquisitions closed in early 2005. In January 2005, the Company acquired Onyx Acceptance Corporation. In January 2005, it also completed its acquisition of Hfs Group.

Capital One Financial Corp

Capital One Financial Corp is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Capital One Financial Corp was ranked number 144 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 144th largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Capital One Financial Corp achieved revenue of $15,980.10 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $883.80 million.

Capital One Financial Corp' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 144th compared to 145th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $17,869 million (a change of -2 million compared to 2010) and profits of $-46 million (a change of $930 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Capital One Financial Corp would be ranked 147th rather than 144th due to its profits of $884 in 2010.

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