Local banks led the way. OceanFirst Financial was up 1.71%, followed by Dime Community, up 1.47%, and Bank of Hawaii, up 1.31%. Fidelity National Financial, even though its acquisition of LPS hit a small stumbling block with a second request for information from the Federal Trade Commission, closed up 1.08%.
Ellie Mae had the largest decline, down 1.66%. It was followed by KB Home, down 1.35%, and MGIC, down 1.15%