Insider Transaction: Corinne Finnerty Picked up 224 Shares of First Financial Bancorp. (FFBC); Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)’s Sentiment Is 1.33

Brandywine Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $3.08 billion. The firm invests in real estate markets of the United States. It has a 108.88 P/E ratio. It provides leasing, property management, development, redevelopment, acquisition and other tenant-related services for a portfolio of office, residential, retail and mixed-use properties.

The director of First Financial Bancorp, Corinne Finnerty, has just acquired – 224 shares of the corporation she’s operating – coming to a cumulative purchase value of $6,317 U.S Dollars (this based on share price of $28.2). Presently, Corinne Finnerty holds 35,487 shares or 0.06% of the Company’s market capitalization.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.29, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 14 investors sold First Financial Bancorp. shares while 45 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 47.49 million shares or 3.88% more from 45.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Janney Montgomery Scott Lc holds 12,824 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage invested 0% in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Verition Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 12,756 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp invested in 3.14 million shares. First Manhattan stated it has 0% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Barclays Plc holds 1,453 shares. Capital One National Association invested in 0.05% or 25,560 shares. Monroe Bankshares And Tru Mi invested 0% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Moreover, Brinker Inc has 0.01% invested in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) for 9,325 shares. 142,671 are owned by First Trust Ltd Partnership. Tower Research Capital Ltd Liability (Trc) invested in 0.01% or 5,794 shares. Geode Management Ltd has 608,445 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Morgan Stanley invested 0% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Profund Limited Liability Com invested 0.01% in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Amalgamated Bancorporation holds 0.01% or 8,320 shares in its portfolio.

First Financial Bancorp. operates as the bank holding firm for First Financial Bank that provides commercial banking and other banking, and banking-related services to individuals and businesses in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. The company has market cap of $1.75 billion. The firm accepts various deposit products, such as interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing accounts, time deposits, and cash management services for commercial customers. It has a 18.28 P/E ratio. It also provides real estate loans secured by residential property or commercial property; commercial and industrial loans for various purposes, including inventory, receivables, and equipment; consumer loans comprising new and used vehicle loans, second mortgages on residential real estate, and unsecured loans; and home equity lines of credit.

Among 11 analysts covering First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. First Financial Bancorp has $32.0 highest and $17 lowest target. $26.13’s average target is -7.18% below currents $28.15 stock price. First Financial Bancorp had 27 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray with “Neutral” on Thursday, October 6. Stephens maintained the shares of FFBC in report on Wednesday, July 26 with “Hold” rating. On Monday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Underweight”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 3 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Piper Jaffray maintained First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) rating on Monday, October 23. Piper Jaffray has “Hold” rating and $29.0 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, October 20. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by Piper Jaffray. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Thursday, July 27 by Barclays Capital. The stock of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) earned “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, March 10.

Since August 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $24,340 activity. On Thursday, August 17 Ringwald Bradley J sold $24,340 worth of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) or 1,000 shares.

The stock increased 0.72% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $28.15. About 280,857 shares traded. First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) has risen 33.86% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.16% the S&P500.

The stock increased 1.63% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $17.42. About 1.47M shares traded or 2.86% up from the average. Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) has risen 17.77% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.07% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $2.39 million activity.

Matthew 25 Management Corp holds 7.39% of its portfolio in Brandywine Realty Trust for 1.52 million shares. Real Estate Management Services Llc owns 1.60 million shares or 5.75% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Green Street Investors Llc has 2.69% invested in the company for 246,600 shares. The Australia-based Resolution Capital Ltd has invested 1.71% in the stock. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co, a New York-based fund reported 1.65 million shares.

Analysts await Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $0.33 earnings per share, down 5.71% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.35 per share. BDN’s profit will be $58.40 million for 13.20 P/E if the $0.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.35 actual earnings per share reported by Brandywine Realty Trust for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.71% negative EPS growth.