An Insider Jeffrey Passmore Unloaded 18498 shares of Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL); Quanex Building Products (NX) Had 2 Bullish Analysts

Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Quanex Building Products had 15 analyst reports since August 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Imperial Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $25.0 target in Tuesday, January 5 report. As per Tuesday, September 19, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Zacks upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Tuesday, September 22 report. The stock of Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, December 18 by Wedbush. The firm has “Sector Weight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 18. Imperial Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $22.50 target in Thursday, September 8 report. The stock of Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) has “Buy” rating given on Saturday, August 22 by TheStreet. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Friday, June 10. On Monday, March 14 the stock rating was upgraded by Wedbush to “Outperform”. Wedbush reinitiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, July 19 report. See Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) latest ratings:

18/12/2017 Broker: Wedbush Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $25 Downgrade

Analysts await Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) to report earnings on August, 6. They expect $0.25 earnings per share, up 2,400.00% or $0.24 from last year’s $0.01 per share. HALL’s profit will be $4.51M for 9.93 P/E if the $0.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.24 actual earnings per share reported by Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.17% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.68 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.86, from 0.82 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 3 investors sold Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. shares while 16 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. 11.40 million shares or 2.67% more from 11.10 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Los Angeles Cap Management And Equity, a California-based fund reported 21,936 shares. Lsv Asset Management has invested 0% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL). Ny State Common Retirement Fund has invested 0% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL). Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 0% or 16,260 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Lc holds 0% or 52,461 shares in its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 0% or 3,825 shares in its portfolio. 124,127 are held by Natl Bank Of America De. Ameritas Prtnrs Inc holds 0% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) or 1,205 shares. Caprock Grp Inc stated it has 0.07% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL). 21,417 are owned by California State Teachers Retirement System. California Public Employees Retirement invested in 71,200 shares. Centaur Capital Ptnrs Ltd Partnership reported 0.67% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL). Wedge Cap L L P Nc reported 23,900 shares. Ameriprise Fin invested 0% in Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL). Boston Prns reported 457,600 shares stake.

Hallmark Financial Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, underwrites, markets, distributes, and services property/casualty insurance products to businesses and individuals in the United States. The company has market cap of $179.29 million. The firm operates in the Standard Commercial, Specialty Commercial, and Personal divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The Standard Commercial segment offers standard commercial lines of insurance products primarily in the non-urban areas of Texas, New Mexico, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Washington, Utah, Wyoming, Arkansas, Hawaii, and Missouri.

The CHIEF ACCOUNTING OFFICER of Hallmark Financial Services Inc, Jeffrey Passmore has made a surprising sale in the corporation that is with a grand total value of $183,870 U.S Dollars. As exposed in the Washington-based SEC legal form filed on 17/05/2018, Jeffrey unloaded 18,498 shares which is based on a market stock price per share of $9.9. Currently, he has rights to a total of 7,000 shares or 0.04% of the Company’s market capitalization.

More news for Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Results” on May 08, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s article titled: “28 Stocks Moving In Tuesday’s Pre-Market Session” and published on April 24, 2018 is yet another important article.

Since March 14, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $99,004 activity. $99,004 worth of Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) was bought by Anand Naveen on Wednesday, March 14.

It closed at $9.93 lastly. It is down 19.96% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.51% the S&P500.

Quanex Building Products Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides components for the window and door industry worldwide. The company has market cap of $603.42 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Engineered Products and International Extrusion. It has a 21.99 P/E ratio. It offers flexible insulating glass spacers; extruded vinyl profiles; window and door screens; and precision-formed metal and wood products, as well as solar panel sealants, wood flooring, trim moldings, vinyl decking, fencing, water retention barriers, hardware, conservatory roof components, kitchen and bath cabinet doors and components, solar edge tapes, and other products.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.55 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.39, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 7 investors sold Quanex Building Products Corporation shares while 35 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes. 34.33 million shares or 1.03% less from 34.69 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Parallax Volatility Advisers Lp holds 5,208 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Advisors L P has 0.03% invested in Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) for 2.92 million shares. Principal Finance Grp Inc holds 0.01% or 259,974 shares in its portfolio. Kennedy Capital Management accumulated 384,860 shares. Laurion Mngmt Ltd Partnership reported 17,700 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Bancorporation Of Mellon Corp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX). Anchor Cap Advsr Limited Liability Corporation reported 127,616 shares stake. Cooke Bieler L P holds 2.34 million shares or 0.99% of its portfolio. Moreover, Envestnet Asset has 0% invested in Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) for 102 shares. Us National Bank De holds 0% or 65 shares. Riverhead Mgmt Lc invested in 0% or 3,284 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Llc holds 0.02% or 15,506 shares. Investment Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Company holds 1.13% of its portfolio in Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) for 974,563 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department stated it has 26,907 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0% in Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) or 12,025 shares.

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