Genesee Valley Trust Company Cut By $410,123 Its Northrup Grumman Corp. (NOC) Stake; Veritex Holdings (VBTX) Sellers Increased By 0.66% Their Shorts

Veritex Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:VBTX) had an increase of 0.66% in short interest. VBTX’s SI was 501,300 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 0.66% from 498,000 shares previously. With 126,400 avg volume, 4 days are for Veritex Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:VBTX)’s short sellers to cover VBTX’s short positions. The SI to Veritex Holdings Incorporated’s float is 3.88%. The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $28.71. About 101,145 shares traded. Veritex Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:VBTX) has risen 59.75% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 43.05% the S&P500.

Genesee Valley Trust Company decreased Northrup Grumman Corp. (NOC) stake by 36.44% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Genesee Valley Trust Company sold 1,429 shares as Northrup Grumman Corp. (NOC)’s stock rose 2.59%. The Genesee Valley Trust Company holds 2,493 shares with $717,000 value, down from 3,922 last quarter. Northrup Grumman Corp. now has $54.57 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $313.46. About 857,452 shares traded or 19.76% up from the average. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has risen 18.39% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.69% the S&P500.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $4.75 million activity. DAVIS LISA R sold $96,613 worth of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) on Tuesday, August 1. ASHWORTH SID had sold 6,311 shares worth $1.88 million. Another trade for 9,292 shares valued at $2.45 million was sold by Warden Kathy J. Shares for $329,063 were sold by Jones Christopher T.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 42 investors sold NOC shares while 273 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 242 raised stakes. 137.63 million shares or 0.84% less from 138.80 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Lvm Capital Mngmt Mi owns 3,670 shares for 0.25% of their portfolio. Profund Advsr Lc, a Maryland-based fund reported 4,698 shares. Evermay Wealth Ltd Liability stated it has 1,204 shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. 714 were reported by Rmb Cap Management Lc. Creative Planning has invested 0.02% in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 300,661 shares. Greenleaf accumulated 0% or 84 shares. Murphy Capital owns 3,632 shares or 0.15% of their US portfolio. Shelton Management reported 10,088 shares. 789 were reported by Parkside Financial Bank & Tru. Perkins Coie Trust Company owns 0% invested in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) for 8 shares. Farmers Merchants Investments invested in 0% or 49 shares. Ngam Advsrs Lp invested 0.25% of its portfolio in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). Coastline, Rhode Island-based fund reported 1,010 shares. Welch Gp Lc holds 0.12% of its portfolio in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) for 2,570 shares.

Genesee Valley Trust Company increased O’reilly Automotive Inc New Com (NASDAQ:ORLY) stake by 1,515 shares to 8,446 valued at $1.82M in 2017Q3. It also upped Eaton Vance Floating Rate Class I (EIBLX) stake by 40,852 shares and now owns 607,605 shares. Federated Government Money Mkt Obligs Tr was raised too.

Among 18 analysts covering Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. Northrop Grumman has $389.0 highest and $185 lowest target. $293.93’s average target is -6.23% below currents $313.46 stock price. Northrop Grumman had 53 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of NOC in report on Tuesday, January 23 with “Buy” rating. Cowen & Co maintained Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) rating on Monday, July 17. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $27500 target. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Monday, May 2. The stock of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, December 5. On Thursday, May 19 the stock rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to “Sector Perform”. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Thursday, October 19 with “Hold”. The stock of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, September 29 by Jefferies. Argus Research maintained Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) on Thursday, August 6 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) rating on Monday, August 28. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $269.0 target. On Monday, November 13 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”.

Among 5 analysts covering Veritex Holdings (NASDAQ:VBTX), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Veritex Holdings had 7 analyst reports since October 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Veritex Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:VBTX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stephens on Thursday, July 20. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, October 24 by Piper Jaffray. On Wednesday, October 28 the stock rating was maintained by Stephens with “Overweight”.

Veritex Holdings, Inc. operates as the holding firm for Veritex Community Bank that provides various commercial banking services and products to small and medium-sized businesses, and professionals. The company has market cap of $692.07 million. The companyÂ’s deposit products include checking, demand, savings, money market, and time accounts, as well as commercial deposit and financial institution money market accounts. It has a 30.03 P/E ratio. The Company’s loan portfolio consists of commercial real estate and general commercial loans, residential real estate loans, and consumer loans.