An Insider Scott Lewis Sold 2319 shares of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (HIG); Fairview Capital Investment Management Has Increased By $521,885 Its Northern Trust (NTRS) Holding

Fairview Capital Investment Management Llc increased Northern Trust Corp (NTRS) stake by 1.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Fairview Capital Investment Management Llc acquired 5,735 shares as Northern Trust Corp (NTRS)’s stock declined 0.30%. The Fairview Capital Investment Management Llc holds 462,304 shares with $42.50M value, up from 456,569 last quarter. Northern Trust Corp now has $24.39B valuation. The stock increased 0.53% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $107.77. About 1.08 million shares traded. Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) has risen 22.45% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.75% the S&P500.

The SVP and Controller of Hartford Financial Services Group Incde, Scott Lewis is in the stock market news today. We discovered in a public form filled by Scott Lewis and submitted to the D.C. based-SEC on March 8, 2018, he sold 2,319 shares from the Connecticut-based company having a value near $124,925 U.S. Dollars. The sold shares average price was $53.9. Currently, Mr. Scott, owns 11,643 shares, which accounts for 0.00% of the company’s market capitalization.

Analysts await The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $1.13 earnings per share, up 13.00% or $0.13 from last year’s $1 per share. HIG’s profit will be $403.38M for 12.03 P/E if the $1.13 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.81 actual earnings per share reported by The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 39.51% EPS growth.

Among 18 analysts covering Hartford Financial (NYSE:HIG), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Hartford Financial has $66.0 highest and $40 lowest target. $57.57’s average target is 5.91% above currents $54.36 stock price. Hartford Financial had 48 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Monday, August 3 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Zacks. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Thursday, July 27 with “Hold”. The stock of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) earned “Mkt Perform” rating by FBR Capital on Monday, February 13. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Friday, August 11. UBS maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, August 19 report. The stock of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 27. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Friday, January 6. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, June 14 with “Buy”. The stock of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 9 by RBC Capital Markets.

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides insurance and financial services to individual and business clients in the United States. The company has market cap of $19.41 billion. It operates through six divisions: Commercial Lines, Personal Lines, Property & Casualty Other Operations, Group Benefits, Mutual Funds, and Talcott Resolution. It currently has negative earnings. The Commercial Lines segment offers workers' compensation, property, automobile, marine, livestock, liability, and umbrella insurance products, as well as customized insurance services and products, including professional liability, bond, and specialty casualty coverages.

The stock increased 0.17% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $54.36. About 1.71M shares traded. The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) has risen 9.92% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.78% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 40 investors sold The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. shares while 210 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 144 raised stakes. 310.47 million shares or 1.93% less from 316.59 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fred Alger Mgmt holds 30,182 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Numeric Ltd Liability holds 0.02% or 43,500 shares. 1.07M are owned by Atalanta Sosnoff Ltd. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability Company, a New York-based fund reported 1.69 million shares. Andra Ap reported 108,300 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Canandaigua Commercial Bank Comm has 0.06% invested in The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) for 5,274 shares. Orrstown Financial Svcs invested in 17,558 shares. Amer Grp Incorporated owns 108,616 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Sun Life Inc stated it has 2,684 shares. Natl Asset invested 0.1% in The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG). Pub Employees Retirement Of Ohio accumulated 158,054 shares. Arizona State Retirement Systems has 167,406 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag invested in 1.06 million shares. Segment Wealth Limited Co holds 0.06% or 4,350 shares in its portfolio. Zeke Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.07% invested in The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG).

Among 16 analysts covering Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Northern Trust Corporation had 67 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research given on Thursday, October 19. On Tuesday, October 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Strong Buy”. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, October 5 report. On Monday, October 9 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 20 by Morgan Stanley. The company was upgraded on Friday, October 2 by UBS. The stock of Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, December 12. The stock of Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Bank of America. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 19. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, October 18.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 22 insider sales for $50.50 million activity. The insider St Clair Joyce sold 7,665 shares worth $728,175. On Friday, January 26 Cohodes Jeffrey D. sold $3.26 million worth of Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) or 30,917 shares. Shares for $992,310 were sold by BROWNE ROBERT P. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $2.10M was made by MORRISON WILLIAM L on Friday, February 16. Potter Stephen N had sold 10,000 shares worth $1.06 million on Friday, January 26. Shares for $736,000 were sold by Parker Teresa. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $94,000 was made by Blake Aileen B on Friday, October 6.