Thomas E. Laursen Sells 860 Shares of Zions Bancorp (ZION) Stock

The transaction was completed on May 16, 2017 and was revealed in the a Form 4 at the SEC’s website. Toronto Dominion State Bank reported 0% stake.

In other news, Director Doreen R. Byrnes sold 40,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 4th. BlackRock Inc. now owns 11,741,470 shares of the bank’s stock worth $493,142,000 after buying an additional 11,484,250 shares in the last quarter. Vail Resorts Inc now has $8.06B valuation. For trailing twelve months, EPS value for the stock is $1.58. About 2.60 million shares traded. Recro Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:REPH) has risen 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.65% the S&P500.

Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ:ZION) last announced its earnings results on Monday, April 24th. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.14 earnings per share. ZION’s profit will be $123.90M for 15.82 P/E if the $0.61 EPS becomes a reality. The bank reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.07. Zions Bancorp had a return on equity of 6.80% and a net margin of 18.99%. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.

Since November 18, 2016, it had 0 insider purchases, and 17 sales for $6.88 million activity. Schreiber Edward also sold $302,400 worth of Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ:ZION) shares. Shares for $1.10M were sold by WILLIAMS SHELLEY THOMAS. Linderman LeeAnne B had sold 29,078 shares worth $1.19M. $321,091 worth of stock was sold by Young Mark Richard on Tuesday, February 14. 860 shares were sold by LAURSEN THOMAS E, worth $35,398. On Thursday, January 26 the insider Haun Dallas E sold $220,632.

Investors Bancorp, Inc is a holding company for Investors Bank (the Bank).

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. (NASDAQ:ISBC) traded down 0.30% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $13.20. Therefore 46% are positive. Additionally, Zions Bancorporation (ZION) stock price has gone down by -2.11% over the last 20 trading days, and its price is -19.33% below the 52-week high. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $14.02 and its 200 day moving average is $14.02. Zions Bancorporation had 72 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $31 target.

DA Davidson boosted their Q3 2017 earnings estimates for shares of Zions Bancorp in a research report issued on Tuesday, according to Zacks Investment Research. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, March 29 by Compass Point. The stock of Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ:ZION) earned “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, December 20. Investors Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 51.61%. The company now has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $42.76. Raymond James downgraded the shares of ZION in report on Thursday, October 6 to “Mkt Perform” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, November 16. The stock has “Buy” rating by TH Capital on Friday, September 16. Mackay Shields Llc, a New York-based fund reported 648,590 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.10, from 1.13 in 2016Q3.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of ZION. 82 funds opened positions while 119 raised stakes. It was reported on May, 17 by Barchart.com. 13,974 are held by Cibc World. Capstone Asset Mngmt reported 23,506 shares.

The number of shares now held by investors is 202.63 Million. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt has 11,678 shares. Robotti Robert owns 1.18 million shares or 4.72% of their United States portfolio. 627,700 are owned by California Pub Employees Retirement Systems. The mean target projections are based on 24 opinions. Gateway Inv Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Zions Bancorp (NASDAQ:ZION). The correct version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/18/zacks-investment-research-lowers-investors-bancorp-inc-isbc-to-hold-updated.html. Investors of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share. Amp Investors Limited has 120,908 shares. Analysts predict that Zions Bancorp will post $2.58 EPS for the current year. Barclays Public Limited Liability Com stated it has 0% in Recro Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:REPH). (NYSE:MTN). 1,630 are held by Breton Hill. Panagora Asset Mgmt Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in Recro Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:REPH). (NYSE:MTN) for 343,108 shares. Glenmede Na reported 2,437 shares. Invesco Ltd stated it has 14.05M shares or 0.2% of all its holdings. Moreover, Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Llp Ma has 0% invested in Vail Resorts, Inc.

Thompson Investment Management Inc increased Abbvie Inc. (NYSE:MTN) for 2,772 shares. The stock declined 0.25% or $0.1 reaching $40.36 per share. Globeflex Cap Limited Partnership holds 0% of its portfolio in Recro Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:REPH) for 101 shares.

Volatility of the shares is also to be considered while making the investment decisions. It also reduced Facebook Inc. Us Bancshares De owns 53,462 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) was raised too. Another trade for 3,579 shares valued at $162,236 was sold by ALEXANDER BRUCE K. 15,429 shares were sold by Morris Michael, worth $689,853.