Robert Brown the Chairman of SPAR Group, Inc. (SGRP) Unloaded 5,000 Shares; Huntington Bancshares Has 0.96 Sentiment

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated operates as a holding firm for The Huntington National Bank that provides commercial, small business, consumer, and mortgage banking services. The company has market cap of $17.29 billion. The companyÂ’s Consumer and Business Banking segment offers financial services and products, such as checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer loans, and small business loans; and investments, insurance, interest rate risk protection, and foreign exchange and treasury management services. It has a 16.12 P/E ratio. The Company’s Commercial Banking segment provides corporate risk management and institutional sales, trading, and underwriting services; commercial property and casualty, employee benefits, personal lines, life and disability, and specialty lines of insurance; and brokerage and agency services for residential and commercial title insurance, as well as excess and surplus product lines of insurance.

Judging by the trade Robert Brown made he is in the insider trading spotlight today. The Chairman of Spar Group Inc and an insider, made a sale of 5,000 shares worth $8,850 U.S. Dollars. The average price was $1.8 per share. It seems he is very active lately as in the last month, he silently sold additional 15,500 shares of the company, worth $25,400 USD. Robert Brown presently has rights to 5.51 million shares or 26.79% of Spar Group Inc’s market cap.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $203,384 activity.

The stock increased 0.16% or $0.025 during the last trading session, reaching $16.125. About 6.13 million shares traded. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) has risen 22.99% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Huntington Banc’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Huntington Banc, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $11.5 while the high is $14.0. The stock’s average target of $12.50 is -22.48% below today’s ($16.125) share price. HBAN was included in 6 notes of analysts from September 28, 2016. Barclays Capital maintained Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) rating on Tuesday, January 3. Barclays Capital has “Equal Weight” rating and $14.0 target. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, November 22. The stock of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 7 by Wedbush. The rating was downgraded by Jefferies to “Hold” on Monday, November 28. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating by FBR Capital given on Tuesday, October 11. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, September 28.

Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd. holds 4.71% of its portfolio in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated for 869,196 shares. Fsi Group Llc owns 414,960 shares or 4.11% of their US portfolio. Moreover, White Elm Capital Llc has 4.09% invested in the company for 1.48 million shares. The New York-based Levin Capital Strategies L.P. has invested 2.54% in the stock. Rwc Asset Management Llp, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 2.97 million shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.50, from 1.5 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 1 investors sold SPAR Group, Inc. shares while 1 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. 1.19 million shares or 1.29% less from 1.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vanguard Group Incorporated reported 56,627 shares. Massachusetts-based Geode Cap Lc has invested 0% in SPAR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRP). Blackrock has 7,462 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Rbf Capital Ltd Liability holds 907,290 shares. M&R Mgmt Incorporated invested in 0% or 5,000 shares. Royal Savings Bank Of Canada stated it has 7 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 400 shares.

Since January 5, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $22,723 activity. Shares for $5,363 were sold by BELZER KORI on Friday, January 5. On Wednesday, January 17 BROWN ROBERT G/ sold $8,570 worth of SPAR Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRP) or 5,000 shares.