First Financial Bancorp. (FFBC)’s Stock Insider Deal – Jeffrey Meyer Acquires 297 Shares; Axa Has Upped Its Kinder Morgan Del (KMI) Position

Axa increased Kinder Morgan Inc Del (KMI) stake by 9.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Axa acquired 32,379 shares as Kinder Morgan Inc Del (KMI)’s stock declined 10.34%. The Axa holds 360,512 shares with $6.92 million value, up from 328,133 last quarter. Kinder Morgan Inc Del now has $43.71 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.93% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $19.57. About 19.50M shares traded or 38.78% up from the average. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) has risen 13.09% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500.

As shown in the SEC, a public document for the purchase of 297 shares of First Financial Bancorp by Jeffrey Meyer was filled. Jeffrey Meyer is the current director of the ‘s company. The report was filled on 17-01-2018. These transaction’s shares were obtained at average $28.2 of a share, and are valued at $8,376 US Dollars. Jeffrey Meyer now possess 31,509 shares or 0.05% of First Financial Bancorp’s market cap.

Axa decreased Pebblebrook Hotel Tr (NYSE:PEB) stake by 63,795 shares to 707,745 valued at $25.58M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) stake by 14,156 shares and now owns 196,792 shares. Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG) was reduced too.

Among 23 analysts covering Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Kinder Morgan has $44 highest and $14 lowest target. $25’s average target is 27.75% above currents $19.57 stock price. Kinder Morgan had 69 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, August 21, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Friday, August 14, the company rating was downgraded by Tudor Pickering. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of KMI in report on Thursday, September 21 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Raymond James on Wednesday, May 31. RBC Capital Markets maintained Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) rating on Sunday, August 27. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $23.0 target. The stock of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, April 21 by Macquarie Research. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of KMI in report on Thursday, December 3 with “Outperform” rating. On Monday, October 16 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 22 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, October 22.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.13, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 70 investors sold KMI shares while 353 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 257 raised stakes. 1.31 billion shares or 2.89% more from 1.27 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Next Financial reported 0.11% of its portfolio in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI). South Dakota Inv Council holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) for 43,300 shares. Grassi Invest has 209,859 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt holds 0.01% or 22,080 shares in its portfolio. Captrust Financial invested in 43,990 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Old Bank & Trust In owns 20,377 shares. Usca Ria Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 0.2% or 81,820 shares. Bessemer Group, New Jersey-based fund reported 703,729 shares. Princeton Port Strategies Group Ltd has invested 0.06% in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI). Rbf Ltd Llc reported 0.2% of its portfolio in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI). Tiaa Cref Mgmt Ltd has 10.32 million shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Tru Hldg owns 5.63 million shares or 0.15% of their US portfolio. Graybill Bartz & Assocs holds 1.88% in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) or 132,262 shares. Rare Infra Ltd owns 7.16 million shares for 10.01% of their portfolio. Personal Cap Advsr accumulated 1.46 million shares.

The stock increased 0.72% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $28.15. About 303,726 shares traded. First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) has risen 33.86% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.16% the S&P500.

Among 11 analysts covering First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. First Financial Bancorp has $32.0 highest and $17 lowest target. $26.13’s average target is -7.18% below currents $28.15 stock price. First Financial Bancorp had 27 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) has “Underweight” rating given on Monday, October 26 by Barclays Capital. The stock has “Sell” rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, January 2. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Tuesday, October 3. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, October 6 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was upgraded by Sandler O’Neill on Friday, July 28 to “Buy”. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Stephens. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Monday, October 23. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by RBC Capital Markets. Sandler O’Neill downgraded First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) on Thursday, March 10 to “Hold” rating.

First Financial Bancorp. operates as the bank holding firm for First Financial Bank that provides commercial banking and other banking, and banking-related services to individuals and businesses in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. The company has market cap of $1.75 billion. The firm accepts various deposit products, such as interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing accounts, time deposits, and cash management services for commercial customers. It has a 18.28 P/E ratio. It also provides real estate loans secured by residential property or commercial property; commercial and industrial loans for various purposes, including inventory, receivables, and equipment; consumer loans comprising new and used vehicle loans, second mortgages on residential real estate, and unsecured loans; and home equity lines of credit.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.29, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 14 investors sold First Financial Bancorp. shares while 45 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 47.49 million shares or 3.88% more from 45.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Envestnet Asset Mngmt reported 382 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Art Limited Com invested 0.04% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Provident Invest Mgmt Inc holds 1.74% or 393,069 shares in its portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund reported 66,900 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky reported 21,500 shares. Moreover, Public Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio has 0% invested in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has 54,795 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. New York-based Quantbot Technologies L P has invested 0.01% in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Nationwide Fund Advisors owns 121,163 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems stated it has 0% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Blackrock reported 0.01% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Illinois-based First Advsrs L P has invested 0.01% in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC). Anchor Cap Ltd Liability Corp reported 56,544 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Jpmorgan Chase And Co accumulated 2.61 million shares or 0.02% of the stock. Miles stated it has 0.15% of its portfolio in First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC).

Since August 17, 2017, it had 4 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $369 activity. On Tuesday, January 16 the insider FINNERTY CORINNE R bought $6,317. Ach J Wickliffe bought $2,707 worth of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) on Tuesday, January 16. 1,000 shares valued at $24,340 were sold by Ringwald Bradley J on Thursday, August 17. $5,556 worth of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) shares were bought by Booth Cynthia O. $9,391 worth of First Financial Bancorp. (NASDAQ:FFBC) was bought by Barker David S.