Charles Kabbash an Insider in Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (SONA), Picked up 1,775 Shares; Trueblue Has 0.88 Sentiment

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Trueblue Inc (TBI) investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.55, from 1.43 in 2017Q3. The ratio has worsened, as 79 active investment managers started new or increased stock positions, while 90 trimmed and sold stakes in Trueblue Inc. The active investment managers in our database now possess: 37.08 million shares, down from 37.18 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Trueblue Inc in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 19 Reduced: 71 Increased: 50 New Position: 29.

Analysts await TrueBlue, Inc. (NYSE:TBI) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.21 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $0.21 per share. TBI’s profit will be $8.34 million for 32.62 P/E if the $0.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.51 actual EPS reported by TrueBlue, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -58.82% negative EPS growth.

The stock increased 4.18% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $27.4. About 145,725 shares traded. TrueBlue, Inc. (TBI) has declined 4.66% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.21% the S&P500.

TrueBlue, Inc. provides contingent staffing, recruitment process outsourcing, and contingent staffing management services in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company has market cap of $1.09 billion. It operates through three divisions: PeopleReady, PeopleManagement, and PeopleScout. It has a 20.45 P/E ratio. The PeopleReady segment offers a range of staffing solutions for blue-collar, contingent on-demand, and skilled labor in retail, manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, energy, construction, hospitality, and other industries under Labor Ready, CLP Resources, and Spartan Staffing brand names.

Hood River Capital Management Llc holds 0.97% of its portfolio in TrueBlue, Inc. for 612,313 shares. Gmt Capital Corp owns 1.68 million shares or 0.94% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Matarin Capital Management Llc has 0.88% invested in the company for 410,039 shares. The New York-based Clark Estates Inc Ny has invested 0.69% in the stock. Lucus Advisors Llc, a New York-based fund reported 11,762 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of TrueBlue’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating TrueBlue, 0 give it “Buy”, 2 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. TBI was included in 2 notes of analysts from August 18, 2016. The company was downgraded on Thursday, October 20 by Avondale. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Thursday, August 18 by Deutsche Bank.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.64, from 1.88 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 8 investors sold Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. shares while 21 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 27 raised stakes. 16.22 million shares or 0.14% more from 16.19 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. First Tru Advsr L P invested 0% in Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA). Cambridge Investment Research holds 0% or 15,364 shares in its portfolio. The Ohio-based Beese Fulmer Invest Management Inc has invested 0.04% in Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA). Pl Ltd Llc owns 118,385 shares for 0.5% of their portfolio. Bokf Na has 14,639 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 33,963 were reported by California State Teachers Retirement System. Castle Creek Capital Prns Iv L P holds 46.31% in Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA) or 3.23 million shares. 14,435 were accumulated by Amer Intl Group. Hightower Advsr Limited Liability Corporation, a Illinois-based fund reported 10,197 shares. California Employees Retirement Systems holds 40,398 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bridgeway Cap Management Inc stated it has 74,894 shares. Alpine Woods Cap Ltd holds 14,000 shares. Foundry Prns Limited Liability Co reported 0.12% in Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA). Penn Cap Management owns 239,813 shares for 0.27% of their portfolio. 23,900 were accumulated by Boston Family Office Limited.

Since January 11, 2018, it had 9 insider purchases, and 0 insider sales for $352,441 activity. 615 shares valued at $9,969 were bought by Johnson Eric Alan on Tuesday, March 13. 2,800 Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA) shares with value of $26,096 were bought by KABBASH CHARLES A. $24,930 worth of Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA) shares were bought by Clagett Robert Yates. Biagas John Fitzgerald bought $9,986 worth of stock or 613 shares. DERRICO GEORGIA S had bought 32,000 shares worth $201,200. 1,500 Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA) shares with value of $13,800 were bought by STEVENS WILLIAM H. 3,500 shares valued at $32,200 were bought by LAGOS WILLIAM H on Tuesday, January 16.

Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for Sonabank that provides commercial banking services to middle market corporate clients and retail clients in the United States. The company has market cap of $379.92 million. The Company’s deposit products include non-interest-bearing and interest-bearing checking, commercial checking, money market, and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. It has a 121.85 P/E ratio. The company's loan portfolio comprises commercial mortgage and non-mortgage loans, including commercial real estate loans, construction to permanent loans, development and builder loans, accounts receivable financing, lines of credit, equipment and vehicle loans, leasing, and commercial overdraft protection; construction loans for commercial, multifamily, and other non-residential properties; commercial business loans, such as lines of credit, revolving credit facilities, demand loans, term loans, equipment loans, small business administration loans, stand-by letters of credit, and unsecured loans; residential mortgage lending; and secured and unsecured consumer loans.

Insider investment totalling about $28,879 U.S. Dollars was reported in a public form submitted to the Security Exchange Commission on 10-04-2018. According to which, Charles Kabbash, the director of Southern National Bancorp Of Virginia Inc also an insider of the public company had obtained exactly 1,775 shares – ( at $16.3 for each share ). He also purchased 2,800 shares with value $26,096 USD in the last 30 days. At the moment, he has ownership of 61,692 shares or around 0.26% of the company’s total market capitalization.

Analysts await Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONA) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.27 EPS, up 42.11% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.19 per share. SONA’s profit will be $6.48 million for 14.67 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.26 actual EPS reported by Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.85% EPS growth.

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