Insider Transaction: Ab Value Management Llc Acquired 300 Shares of Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISNS); US Bancorp (USB) Has 0.87 Sentiment

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US Bancorp (USB) investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q1 2018. It’s down -0.09, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. The ratio dived, as 465 investment professionals started new or increased holdings, while 537 sold and reduced their equity positions in US Bancorp. The investment professionals in our database now hold: 1.17 billion shares, down from 1.18 billion shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment professionals holding US Bancorp in top ten holdings decreased from 48 to 37 for a decrease of 11. Sold All: 67 Reduced: 470 Increased: 370 New Position: 95.

U.S. Bancorp, a financial services holding company, provides a range of financial services in the United States. The company has market cap of $82.11 billion. It offers depository services, which include checking accounts, savings accounts, and time certificate contracts; and lending services, such as traditional credit products, as well as credit card services, leasing financing, import/export trade, asset-backed lending, agricultural finance, and other products. It has a 14.24 P/E ratio. The firm also provides ancillary services, including capital markets, treasury management, and receivable lock-box collection services to corporate customers; and a range of asset management and fiduciary services for individuals, estates, foundations, business firms, and charitable organizations.

Somerset Group Llc holds 12.71% of its portfolio in U.S. Bancorp for 279,667 shares. Reik & Co. Llc owns 766,776 shares or 12.6% of their US portfolio. Moreover, First National Bank Sioux Falls has 10.05% invested in the company for 56,185 shares. The Iowa-based United Fire Group Inc has invested 9.73% in the stock. Community Bank Of Raymore, a Missouri-based fund reported 295,320 shares.

Analysts await U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) to report earnings on July, 18. They expect $1.00 EPS, up 17.65% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.85 per share. USB’s profit will be $1.64 billion for 12.50 P/E if the $1.00 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.95 actual EPS reported by U.S. Bancorp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.26% EPS growth.

The stock increased 0.30% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $49.99. About 13.76 million shares traded or 100.85% up from the average. U.S. Bancorp (USB) has declined 2.38% since June 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.95% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $9.81 million activity.

More important recent Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Image Sensing Systems Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results” on May 14, 2018, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “Andrew Markese hired as Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing at Image Sensing Systems”, Benzinga.com published: “10 Stocks Moving In Monday’s After-Hours Session” on May 14, 2018. More interesting news about Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) was released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “25 Stocks Moving In Tuesday’s Pre-Market Session” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

The stock increased 1.23% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $4.1. About 19,812 shares traded. Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) has risen 14.29% since June 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.72% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.33 in 2018 Q1. Its up 1.47, from 0.86 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 1 investors sold Image Sensing Systems, Inc. shares while 2 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 4 raised stakes. 771,398 shares or 8.65% more from 709,980 shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Captrust Financial Advisors invested in 850 shares or 0% of the stock. Federated Invsts Pa has 1,090 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Blackrock Inc holds 206,316 shares. Deutsche Savings Bank Ag stated it has 19,281 shares. 150 were accumulated by Bankshares Of America De. Acadian Asset Management reported 8,137 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% of its portfolio in Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) for 31,600 shares. Renaissance Limited Liability Company accumulated 189,000 shares or 0% of the stock. Royal Retail Bank Of Canada holds 0% or 7 shares in its portfolio. Pennsylvania-based Vanguard Gp Incorporated has invested 0% in Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS). White Pine Cap Ltd Liability Co holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) for 10,200 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd Partnership holds 47,185 shares or 0% of its portfolio. James Invest Incorporated accumulated 6,300 shares. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS).

Since May 17, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $309,912 activity. AB Value Management LLC bought 54,200 shares worth $213,087. $96,825 worth of stock was bought by BRACKE JAMES W on Thursday, May 17.

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