Flushing Financial (FFIC) At $26.75 Forms Bottom; Ranger Investment Management LP Has Lowered Pegasystems (PEGA) Holding

Flushing Financial Corporation (FFIC) formed multiple bottom with $24.61 target or 8.00% below today’s $26.75 share price. Flushing Financial Corporation (FFIC) has $752.90M valuation. The stock increased 1.06% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $26.75. About 99,130 shares traded or 38.99% up from the average. Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) has risen 38.61% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.91% the S&P500.

Ranger Investment Management Lp decreased Pegasystems Inc. (PEGA) stake by 20.08% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ranger Investment Management Lp sold 191,161 shares as Pegasystems Inc. (PEGA)’s stock rose 38.99%. The Ranger Investment Management Lp holds 760,981 shares with $43.87 million value, down from 952,142 last quarter. Pegasystems Inc. now has $3.62 billion valuation. It closed at $46.5 lastly. It is up 126.00% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.30% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering Flushing Financial (NASDAQ:FFIC), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Flushing Financial has $34.5 highest and $2800 lowest target. $30.50’s average target is 14.02% above currents $26.75 stock price. Flushing Financial had 15 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) on Wednesday, August 2 with “Hold” rating. As per Thursday, October 29, the company rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, August 8. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Zacks. Sandler O’Neill downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, August 31 report. As per Tuesday, February 6, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Thursday, July 13. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Thursday, June 1. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $34.5 target in Thursday, December 21 report. The stock of Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 29 by Gabelli.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.45 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.55 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 5 investors sold Flushing Financial Corporation shares while 26 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 22.25 million shares or 0.30% more from 22.18 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hennessy Advsrs reported 287,000 shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. Los Angeles Equity Rech invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC). Morgan Stanley holds 66,989 shares. Alphaone Investment Services Limited Liability Com holds 0.84% or 106,317 shares in its portfolio. Citadel Ltd Liability Co stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC). Northern holds 0.01% in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) or 1.20M shares. Wells Fargo & Mn has invested 0% in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC). 94 were accumulated by Sei Invests Com. Federated Investors Pa stated it has 4 shares. 2,466 are owned by Royal Retail Bank Of Canada. Lsv Asset Mngmt reported 510,711 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Gabelli Funds Limited Co owns 537,093 shares. 2,270 are held by Ameritas Inv Ptnrs. State Common Retirement Fund holds 29,900 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 44,407 are held by Cornerstone Capital Management Hldgs Limited Co.

Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $248,370 activity. Obrien Donna M sold 3,000 shares worth $81,990.

Analysts await Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.05 earnings per share, down 58.33% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.12 per share. PEGA’s profit will be $3.89 million for 232.50 P/E if the $0.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.07 actual earnings per share reported by Pegasystems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -171.43% EPS growth.

Among 6 analysts covering Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Pegasystems had 17 analyst reports since September 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, December 21 by Wedbush. The rating was initiated by JMP Securities with “Mkt Outperform” on Friday, September 11. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Thursday, November 3 with “Outperform”. On Thursday, August 10 the stock rating was maintained by Mitsubishi UFJ with “Buy”. On Tuesday, June 6 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, March 7 by Benchmark. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Outperform” on Thursday, January 26. Wedbush maintained Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) rating on Thursday, November 9. Wedbush has “Buy” rating and $66.0 target. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, February 24 by Wedbush. On Tuesday, June 6 the stock rating was maintained by Benchmark with “Buy”.

Ranger Investment Management Lp increased Green Brick Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:GRBK) stake by 37,206 shares to 253,780 valued at $2.51 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Mindbody Inc. stake by 243,380 shares and now owns 729,485 shares. Cambrex Corporation (NYSE:CBM) was raised too.

Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 selling transactions for $1.36 million activity. $24,754 worth of Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) was sold by STILLWELL KENNETH on Tuesday, January 2. 1,187 shares valued at $68,241 were sold by KRA DOUGLAS I on Friday, September 1. KOUNINIS EFSTATHIOS A had sold 728 shares worth $36,203. Trefler Leon sold $349,384 worth of Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) on Monday, August 21. Shares for $197,800 were sold by PYLE MICHAEL R on Monday, February 5.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.11, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 16 investors sold PEGA shares while 55 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 33.44 million shares or 0.00% less from 33.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System, a Florida-based fund reported 31,110 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag has 0% invested in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt reported 9,220 shares stake. Raymond James Assocs reported 13,553 shares. Tcw Gp Inc stated it has 0.05% in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). California State Teachers Retirement invested in 0.01% or 58,687 shares. Ameritas Investment Prtnrs reported 3,115 shares. Jefferies Limited Liability Com, a New York-based fund reported 8,800 shares. Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability Com owns 80,083 shares. Rice Hall James Associates Limited Liability Co reported 379,041 shares. Next Century Growth Investors Limited Liability invested 0.16% in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). Us Retail Bank De holds 17,057 shares. Brown Advisory Incorporated invested in 0% or 9,750 shares. Moreover, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mgmt Limited has 0.61% invested in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) for 676,590 shares. Menta Ltd reported 7,000 shares stake.