North Star Investment Management Has Raised Consolidated Comm Hldgs Com (CNSL) Stake; First Capital (FCAP)’s Sentiment Is 2

North Star Investment Management Corp increased Consolidated Comm Hldgs Inc Com (CNSL) stake by 161.55% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. North Star Investment Management Corp acquired 200,003 shares as Consolidated Comm Hldgs Inc Com (CNSL)’s stock declined 24.30%. The North Star Investment Management Corp holds 323,809 shares with $6.18 million value, up from 123,806 last quarter. Consolidated Comm Hldgs Inc Com now has $899.62 million valuation. The stock increased 2.01% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $12.7. About 918,069 shares traded. Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) has declined 19.11% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.81% the S&P500.

First Capital, Inc., a federally-chartered savings bank, operates as the bank holding firm for First Harrison Bank that provides various banking services to individuals and business customers. The company has market cap of $123.53 million. The firm offers a range of deposit instruments, including non-interest bearing checking accounts, negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, money market accounts, regular savings accounts, certificates of deposit, and retirement savings plans. It has a 16.24 P/E ratio. It also provides real estate mortgage loans, such as fixed-rate and adjustable rate mortgage residential loans, construction loans for residential and commercial properties, and commercial real estate loans, as well as commercial business loans.

Green Square Capital Llc holds 0.18% of its portfolio in First Capital, Inc. for 28,124 shares. Winfield Associates Inc. owns 440 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Alliancebernstein L.P. has 0% invested in the company for 8,053 shares. The North Carolina-based Bank Of America Corp De has invested 0% in the stock. Blackrock Inc., a New York-based fund reported 1,184 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $15,944 activity.

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $37.02. About 4,946 shares traded or 139.98% up from the average. First Capital, Inc. (FCAP) has risen 21.53% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.83% the S&P500.

North Star Investment Management Corp decreased Ishares Select Dividend Etf (DVY) stake by 24,743 shares to 192,747 valued at $18.05M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Bank Amer Corp Com (NYSE:BAC) stake by 26,764 shares and now owns 119,786 shares. Under Armour Inc Cl A (NYSE:UA) was reduced too.

Among 7 analysts covering Consolidated Communications Holdings (NASDAQ:CNSL), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Consolidated Communications Holdings had 14 analyst reports since September 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Friday, August 5 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of CNSL in report on Friday, August 5 with “Sell” rating. Drexel Hamilton upgraded Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) on Tuesday, January 2 to “Buy” rating. As per Monday, April 4, the company rating was downgraded by DA Davidson. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, November 3 with “Hold”. The stock of Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) earned “Buy” rating by Raymond James on Friday, June 9. Raymond James upgraded Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) on Friday, March 10 to “Outperform” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, June 7 by Citigroup. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Thursday, October 20 by Stephens. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, May 13 by Jefferies.

Investors sentiment increased to 3.33 in 2017 Q3. Its up 1.50, from 1.83 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 17 investors sold CNSL shares while 19 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 86 raised stakes. 98.99 million shares or 176.75% more from 35.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Paloma Prtn Mngmt invested in 13,752 shares. Geode Capital Mgmt Lc holds 0% or 613,285 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership holds 2.64M shares. Qs holds 0% or 6,500 shares. Rhumbline Advisers owns 0.01% invested in Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) for 132,048 shares. Public Sector Pension Invest Board reported 40,680 shares. National Bank Of Mellon holds 1.46 million shares. Moreover, Natl Bank Of Montreal Can has 0% invested in Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL). Tower Llc (Trc) invested in 0.01% or 3,506 shares. Cetera Advisor Netwr Lc owns 14,057 shares. Tci Wealth Advisors has invested 0% of its portfolio in Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL). Ftb Advsrs Inc owns 490 shares. State Street invested 0% in Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL). Peak6 LP holds 0% or 3,125 shares. Martin And Tn reported 106,443 shares.