Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (TTS)’s director Todd Krasnow Acquired 20000 shares of the Company; Meridian Interstate Bancorp (EBSB) Sentiment Is 1.66

Meridian Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding firm for East Boston Savings Bank that provides various financial services and products for individuals and businesses primarily in Suffolk, Norfolk, Middlesex, and Essex counties, Massachusetts. The company has market cap of $1.01 billion. The firm accepts various deposit products, such as non-interest-bearing demand deposits comprising checking accounts; interest-bearing demand accounts, including NOW and money market accounts; savings accounts; and certificates of deposits, as well as commercial checking accounts. It has a 25.3 P/E ratio. The Company’s loan portfolio consists of commercial real estate loans, which are secured by properties used for business purposes, such as office buildings, industrial facilities, and retail facilities; one- to four-family residential loans, including mortgage loans that enable borrowers to purchase or refinance existing homes; multi-family real estate loans; construction loans; commercial and industrial loans; home equity lines of credit; and consumer loans, including automobile loans, loans secured by passbook or certificate accounts, credit builder, and annuity and overdraft loans.

Todd Krasnow, director of Tile Shop Holdings Inc, in an insider legal trade obtained some 20,000 shares whose sum is estimated to be $111,000 at average stock price of $5.6. Todd Krasnow now owns 129,696 shares or 0.25% of Tile Shop Holdings Inc’s market cap. Dated February 26, 2018 the deal Form 4 is freely available for review here.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.8 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.71, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 24 investors sold Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 34.78 million shares or 1.96% less from 35.48 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mason Street Advsr Ltd Liability accumulated 8,668 shares. Yorktown Mngmt & Rech holds 0.04% or 11,450 shares. Wesbanco Bank & Trust Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) for 19,500 shares. Illinois-based Guggenheim Limited Co has invested 0% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Rafferty Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers has 692,665 shares for 0.37% of their portfolio. Bb&T Securities Ltd Liability accumulated 56,100 shares. Quantbot Techs Limited Partnership reported 0.03% stake. Trexquant Investment Limited Partnership has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Morgan Stanley owns 637,997 shares. Lapides Asset Management Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.89% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Great West Life Assurance Can has 46,044 shares. The New York-based Engineers Gate Manager L P has invested 0.02% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). New Jersey-based Prudential has invested 0% in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS). Moreover, Td Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) for 66,100 shares.

The stock decreased 6.73% or $0.38 during the last trading session, reaching $5.2. About 2.57 million shares traded or 167.78% up from the average. Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) has risen 18.58% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.88% the S&P500.

Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of manufactured and natural stone tiles, setting and maintenance materials, and related accessories in the United States. The company has market cap of $271.19 million. It offers approximately 4,000 products, including ceramic, porcelain, glass, cement, wood look, and metal tiles; and marble, granite, quartz, sandstone, travertine, slate, and onyx tiles primarily under the Rush River and Fired Earth brand names. It has a 24.88 P/E ratio. The firm also makes setting and maintenance materials, such as thinset, grout, and sealers under the Superior brand name.

Among 10 analysts covering Tile Shop Hldgs (NASDAQ:TTS), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Tile Shop Hldgs has $20 highest and $6 lowest target. $11.66’s average target is 124.23% above currents $5.2 stock price. Tile Shop Hldgs had 23 analyst reports since August 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks upgraded Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) on Tuesday, September 22 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 19 by Citigroup. The stock of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) earned “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, February 22. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, August 23 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Friday, October 13 by Loop Capital. The stock of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 18. The stock of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, July 18. Zacks downgraded the shares of TTS in report on Thursday, September 3 to “Sell” rating. As per Thursday, September 3, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Loop Capital Markets.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 0 insider sales for $90,100 activity. $90,100 worth of Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTS) shares were bought by KRASNOW TODD.

Salzhauer Michael holds 1.69% of its portfolio in Meridian Bancorp, Inc. for 211,051 shares. Stieven Capital Advisors L.P. owns 365,024 shares or 1.29% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Numina Capital Management Llc has 1.03% invested in the company for 409,822 shares. The Virginia-based Ejf Capital Llc has invested 0.97% in the stock. Pax World Management Llc, a New Hampshire-based fund reported 864,516 shares.

Analysts await Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $0.25 earnings per share, up 38.89% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.18 per share. EBSB’s profit will be $12.18 million for 20.75 P/E if the $0.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.30 actual earnings per share reported by Meridian Bancorp, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -16.67% negative EPS growth.