American National Bank Has Increased By $403,920 Its Abbvie (ABBV) Stake; 2 Bullish Analysts Covering PRA Group, Inc. (PRAA)

Among 7 analysts covering Portfolio Recovery Associates (NASDAQ:PRAA), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Portfolio Recovery Associates had 17 analyst reports since October 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Hold” on Tuesday, October 10. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) on Thursday, November 9 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Janney Capital on Thursday, November 9. As per Tuesday, November 17, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy” on Thursday, September 14. The stock has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, January 8. The stock of PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) has “Sell” rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Janney Capital. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of PRAA in report on Wednesday, August 9 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by JMP Securities on Friday, February 26 to “Mkt Perform”. See PRA Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRAA) latest ratings:

08/01/2018 Broker: Oppenheimer Rating: Hold Initiate
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $37.0 Maintain
09/11/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $34.0 Maintain
09/11/2017 Broker: Janney Capital Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Neutral Upgrade
10/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $32.0 Downgrade
04/10/2017 Broker: Janney Capital Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Sell Downgrade
21/09/2017 Broker: Raymond James Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Underperform Downgrade
14/09/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $36.0 Maintain

American National Bank increased Abbvie Inc (ABBV) stake by 114.95% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. American National Bank acquired 4,590 shares as Abbvie Inc (ABBV)’s stock rose 6.17%. The American National Bank holds 8,583 shares with $763,000 value, up from 3,993 last quarter. Abbvie Inc now has $177.68 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.60% or $2.82 during the last trading session, reaching $111.3. About 8.91M shares traded or 54.74% up from the average. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) has risen 10.63% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 55 investors sold ABBV shares while 640 reduced holdings. 132 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. 1.06 billion shares or 1.89% more from 1.04 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Professional Advisory Service stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Berkshire Asset Management Lc Pa reported 2.96% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Victory Mgmt Incorporated reported 0.05% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Barrett Asset Mngmt Limited Company holds 2.41% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) or 373,022 shares. Harvest Cap Inc holds 0.13% or 3,659 shares. Waverton Inv Management Ltd accumulated 10,541 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Finemark Natl Bank And holds 0.65% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) or 110,397 shares. Bedell Frazier Invest Counseling Limited holds 82,908 shares. Marble Harbor Invest Counsel Limited Company reported 200,564 shares. 155,466 are owned by Logan Cap Mngmt. Meeder Asset Mngmt Incorporated holds 0.54% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) or 55,866 shares. Stonebridge Cap Advsrs Ltd Com holds 2.42% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) for 110,985 shares. Ngam LP has 0.25% invested in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Patten Patten Tn, Tennessee-based fund reported 188,180 shares. Hamlin Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability accumulated 802,215 shares.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $25.59 million activity. Another trade for 145,510 shares valued at $14.07 million was sold by Schumacher Laura J. 87,040 shares were sold by RICHMOND TIMOTHY J., worth $8.57 million on Monday, December 18. SALEKI-GERHARDT AZITA also sold $705,655 worth of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) shares. On Thursday, September 28 Michael Robert A. sold $589,512 worth of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) or 6,699 shares. Gosebruch Henry O also sold $1.66 million worth of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) on Monday, October 30.

Among 21 analysts covering Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Abbvie Inc had 78 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by UBS to “Neutral” on Monday, September 25. Jefferies maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Monday, June 26 with “Buy” rating. Atlantic Securities initiated the shares of ABBV in report on Friday, December 18 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 5 by Leerink Swann. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, October 23 with “Buy”. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 18 report. UBS maintained AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) rating on Friday, October 13. UBS has “Neutral” rating and $9 target. Jefferies maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Tuesday, January 16 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, July 17 by Jefferies. Citigroup upgraded AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) on Tuesday, February 23 to “Buy” rating.

Since December 29, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $66,064 activity. The insider KYLE PENELOPE W sold 1,975 shares worth $66,064.

PRA Group, Inc., a financial and business service company, engages in the purchase, collection, and management of portfolios of nonperforming loans that have been charged-off by the credit grantor in the Americas and Europe. The company has market cap of $1.59 billion. It is involved in the acquisition of accounts that are primarily the unpaid obligations of individuals owed to credit grantors, which include banks and other types of consumer, retail, and auto finance companies. It has a 28.11 P/E ratio. The firm also acquires nonperforming loans, including Visa and MasterCard credit cards, private label and other credit cards, installment loans, lines of credit, deficiency balances of various types, legal judgments, and trade payables from banks, credit unions, consumer finance companies, telecommunication providers, retailers, utilities, automobile finance companies, student loan companies, and other debt owners.