The Financial sector (XLF) showed little movement while the S&P 500 gained 0.5% during trading today.

Duff & Phelps (DUF) was a major loser in the sector, falling 10.1% (-$1.49) to close at $13.23 with 1.9 million shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $13.17 to $13.68. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $2.21 (-14.3%) from $15.44 on May 10, 2012.

Increasing 9.8% (+$1.30) to close at $14.54, Tree.com (TREE) was a major gainer in the sector. Today, 94,866 shares traded hands. The stock traded in a range of $13.11 to $14.93.

First Cash Financial Services (FCFS) rose 3.4% to close at $41.14, cross its 50-day moving average of $40.02 and 200-day moving average of $39.93. EMC Insurance Group (EMCI) declined 3.9% to close at $19.65, moving below its 50-day moving average of $20.30 and 200-day moving average of $20.42.

Molina Healthcare (MOH) rose 4.8% to close at $24.40, approaching its 50-day moving average of $24.49. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $26.64. Blackrock New Jersey Municipal Bond Trst (BDE) fell 2.7% to close at $17.90, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $17.60. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $9.24.