S&T Bancorp, Inc. (STBA) Forms $40.54 Double Top; Phi (PHII)’s Sentiment Is 1.32

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Phi Inc (PHII) investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.36, from 0.96 in 2017Q3. The ratio improved, as 29 active investment managers opened new or increased holdings, while 22 sold and reduced positions in Phi Inc. The active investment managers in our database now own: 9.05 million shares, down from 9.43 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Phi Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 6 Reduced: 16 Increased: 23 New Position: 6.

S&T Bancorp, Inc. (STBA) formed double top with $44.19 target or 9.00% above today’s $40.54 share price. S&T Bancorp, Inc. (STBA) has $1.42 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.43% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $40.54. About 171,982 shares traded or 69.17% up from the average. S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) has risen 17.71% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.16% the S&P500.

Analysts await S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.70 EPS, up 34.62% or $0.18 from last year’s $0.52 per share. STBA’s profit will be $24.48 million for 14.48 P/E if the $0.70 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.65 actual EPS reported by S&T Bancorp, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.69% EPS growth.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $247,994 activity. The insider MILLER JAMES C sold 5,000 shares worth $197,815. KRIEGER DAVID sold 1,201 shares worth $50,179.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.5 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.09, from 1.59 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 8 investors sold S&T Bancorp, Inc. shares while 34 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 19.73 million shares or 2.60% more from 19.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% of its portfolio in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) for 38,300 shares. The California-based California State Teachers Retirement has invested 0% in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Cornercap Inv Counsel has invested 0.11% in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Dimensional Fund Limited Partnership has 0.03% invested in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) for 1.78 million shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas holds 12,010 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Federated Incorporated Pa accumulated 4 shares. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.01% or 12,100 shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement Sys, New York-based fund reported 60,217 shares. The Tennessee-based State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has invested 0% in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 57,551 shares. Great West Life Assurance Co Can invested in 0% or 47,714 shares. Fragasso Grp Inc reported 0.05% of its portfolio in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Principal Financial Grp reported 0.01% stake. First Commonwealth Corp Pa reported 147,334 shares. Paradigm Asset Ltd Liability owns 700 shares.

Among 7 analysts covering S&T Bancorp (NASDAQ:STBA), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. S&T Bancorp had 18 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 22. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, July 22 by Piper Jaffray. The stock has “Hold” rating by Zacks on Saturday, August 22. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Thursday, October 19. On Wednesday, August 12 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Hold”. As per Wednesday, November 16, the company rating was downgraded by PiperJaffray. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, December 21 report. Piper Jaffray upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Monday, October 24 report. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, October 3 with “Hold”. On Thursday, July 13 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”.

West Face Capital Inc. holds 91.81% of its portfolio in PHI, Inc. for 2.63 million shares. Van Den Berg Management I Inc owns 1.12 million shares or 1.46% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Perritt Capital Management Inc has 0.4% invested in the company for 125,344 shares. The California-based Malaga Cove Capital Llc has invested 0.2% in the stock. Menta Capital Llc, a California-based fund reported 28,084 shares.

The stock decreased 3.55% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $10.6. About 7,082 shares traded or 239.66% up from the average. PHI, Inc. (PHII) has declined 41.76% since April 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 53.31% the S&P500.

PHI, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation services to, from, and among offshore facilities for clients in the gas and oil exploration, development, and production industry in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $164.43 million. It operates through three business divisions: Oil and Gas, Air Medical, and Technical Services. It has a 22.18 P/E ratio. The Oil and Gas segment provides helicopter services primarily for the integrated and independent gas and oil exploration and production companies, and other offshore oil service companies for routine transportation of personnel and equipment, transportation of personnel during medical and safety emergencies, and evacuation of personnel during the threat of hurricanes and other adverse weather conditions.

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