Laura Clark, an Insider in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (EBMT), Bought 516 shares of the Company; Valvoline (VVV) SI Increased By 19.71%

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Valvoline Inc (NYSE:VVV) had an increase of 19.71% in short interest. VVV’s SI was 12.90 million shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 19.71% from 10.77M shares previously. With 1.83 million avg volume, 7 days are for Valvoline Inc (NYSE:VVV)’s short sellers to cover VVV’s short positions. The SI to Valvoline Inc’s float is 6.39%. The stock increased 0.92% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $20.94. About 852,548 shares traded. Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) has declined 9.07% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.62% the S&P500.

More important recent Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Valvoline to build large plant in China” on May 03, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Valvoline’s (VVV) CEO Sam Mitchell on Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript”, Streetinsider.com published: “Omega’s 13F Shows Increase in Ocwen (OCN), Synchrony (SYF), United (UAL), Exits Zynga (ZNGA) (More…)” on May 15, 2018. More interesting news about Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) was released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Valvoline, KKR & Co., Otonomy, Radian Group, Red Rock Resorts, and …” with publication date: May 11, 2018.

Among 12 analysts covering Valvoline (NYSE:VVV), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Valvoline had 22 analyst reports since September 21, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, October 18. Seaport Global downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, November 22 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Tuesday, September 27. Gabelli downgraded the shares of VVV in report on Thursday, November 10 to “Hold” rating. On Tuesday, October 18 the stock rating was initiated by Citigroup with “Buy”. Gabelli initiated Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) rating on Wednesday, September 21. Gabelli has “Buy” rating and $29 target. The stock of Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) earned “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, November 9. JP Morgan initiated the shares of VVV in report on Friday, October 21 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, December 2 by Longbow. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 18 report.

Valvoline Inc. manufactures and markets automotive and industrial lubricants. The company has market cap of $4.10 billion. It operates through three divisions: Core North America, Quick Lubes, and International. It has a 19.18 P/E ratio. The firm offers lubricants for passenger car/light duty and heavy duty; antifreeze/coolants for original equipment manufacturers; functional and maintenance chemicals, such as brake fluids and power steering fluids, as well as specialty coatings for automotive and industrial applications comprising rust prevention, sound absorption, and release agents; and oil and air filters for light-duty vehicles.

Since February 5, 2018, it had 3 buys, and 6 sales for $158,122 activity. $10,191 worth of Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) was bought by Clark Laura on Monday, May 14. $39,500 worth of Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) shares were sold by DREYER LARRY A. Shares for $49,480 were bought by Hays Rick. Shares for $37,944 were sold by JOHNSON PETER JOSEPH on Thursday, February 15. 669 shares valued at $13,565 were sold by Zepeda Tracy A on Monday, February 5. On Thursday, February 15 the insider Field Dale sold $15,680.

Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for Opportunity Bank of Montana that provides various retail banking services and products in Montana. The company has market cap of $106.31 million. It accepts various deposit products, such as checking, savings, money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit accounts. It has a 19.9 P/E ratio. The firm offers one-to-four family residential mortgage loans; home equity loans; commercial real estate mortgage and land loans; real estate construction loans; commercial business loans consisting of business loans and lines of credit on a secured and unsecured basis; and consumer loans comprising loans that are secured by automobiles, recreational vehicles, and boats, as well as unsecured personal loans and lines of credit, and loans secured by deposits.

The EVP-CFO of Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc, Laura Clark has made an unexpected transaction in the corporation that is having a value of $10,191 US Dollars. According to the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission legal report filed on May 16, 2018, Laura purchased 516 shares which is calculated with stock price per share of $19.8. Laura Clark presently has in hand 0.11% of the company’s total market capitalization with ownership of 6,022 shares. 

Another recent and important Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Eagle Bancorp Montana Earns $573000 in the First Quarter; Highlighted by Ruby Valley Bank Acquisition; Declares ..” on April 24, 2018.

The stock increased 0.51% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $19.7. About 2,334 shares traded. Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) has risen 3.76% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.79% the S&P500.

Analysts await Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) to report earnings on July, 20. They expect $0.26 EPS, down 3.70% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.27 per share. EBMT’s profit will be $1.40 million for 18.94 P/E if the $0.26 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.15 actual EPS reported by Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 73.33% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 4.75 in 2017 Q4. Its up 2.61, from 2.14 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 2 investors sold Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. shares while 2 reduced holdings. 8 funds opened positions while 11 raised stakes. 4.69 million shares or 262.99% more from 1.29 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Wells Fargo & Company Mn reported 0% of its portfolio in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT). Glacier Peak Ltd Llc reported 8.92% in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT). Kennedy invested 0.06% in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT). Deutsche State Bank Ag accumulated 13,333 shares. Morgan Stanley holds 0% of its portfolio in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) for 2,700 shares. Vanguard Gru reported 78,813 shares. Us Natl Bank De holds 0% or 17,229 shares. Blackrock reported 1,579 shares. Deprince Race & Zollo invested in 232,781 shares. Bridgeway Cap Mgmt invested 0% in Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT). Royal Bankshares Of Canada accumulated 2 shares. Tower Research Capital Ltd Liability Company (Trc) reported 0% stake. Jacobs Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 150,000 shares. Naples Global Lc reported 20,150 shares. Thomson Horstmann Bryant reported 97,099 shares stake.

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