Flushing Financial (FFIC) Is At $26.50 Formed Wedge; Last Week Fiera Capital (TSE:FSZ) Coverage

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Flushing Financial Corporation (FFIC) formed wedge down with $25.71 target or 3.00% below today’s $26.50 share price. Flushing Financial Corporation (FFIC) has $755.78 million valuation. The stock decreased 2.32% or $0.63 during the last trading session, reaching $26.5. About 62,047 shares traded. Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) has declined 2.70% since June 27, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.27% the S&P500. Some Historical FFIC News: 24/04/2018 – FLUSHING FINANCIAL CORP FFIC.O – QTRLY CORE DILUTED EPS WAS $0.37,DOWN 7.5% YOY; 24/04/2018 – Flushing Financial 1Q EPS 39c; 22/04/2018 – DJ Flushing Financial Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (FFIC); 11/05/2018 – Macquarie Investment Management Exits Flushing Financial; 25/04/2018 – Flushing Financial Closes Below 50-Day Average: Technicals; 24/04/2018 – Flushing Financial Corporation Reports Record Commercial Business Loan Originations; 10.5% Annualized Net Loan Growth; 19/04/2018 – Flushing Bank Leases New Chinatown Branch Location; 24/04/2018 – FLUSHING FINANCIAL CORP – QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME WAS $42.6 MLN, DOWN 1.0% QTR-OVER-QTR AND 1.8% YEAR-OVER-YEAR; 24/04/2018 – FLUSHING FINANCIAL 1Q CORE EPS 37C, EST. 45C; 18/05/2018 – Flushing Financial Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average

Among 6 analysts covering Fiera Capital Corporation (TSE:FSZ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Fiera Capital Corporation had 18 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Fiera Capital Corporation (TSE:FSZ) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, November 11 by Scotia Capital. As per Friday, November 11, the company rating was maintained by TD Securities. The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital with “Outperform” on Friday, March 24. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, March 31 report. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, December 22 with “Outperform”. The stock of Fiera Capital Corporation (TSE:FSZ) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by National Bank Canada. See Fiera Capital Corporation (TSE:FSZ) latest ratings:

Since February 5, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $281,256 activity. $87,326 worth of Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) shares were sold by KORZEKWINSKI FRANCIS W. Cullen Susan had bought 200 shares worth $5,426. 6,000 Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) shares with value of $166,380 were sold by Obrien Donna M.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.13, from 1 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 8 investors sold Flushing Financial Corporation shares while 31 reduced holdings. 11 funds opened positions while 33 raised stakes. 21.65 million shares or 2.54% less from 22.21 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Prudential Financial stated it has 70,268 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada reported 55 shares. Bridgeway Management invested 0.02% in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa owns 5,818 shares. Macquarie Gru Limited, a Australia-based fund reported 1,800 shares. Manufacturers Life Insur The stated it has 0.02% in Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC). 647,579 are owned by State Street. Amer International Group Inc invested in 17,757 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 42,305 shares. 120,630 are owned by Aqr Cap Management Lc. Dimensional Fund Advsr L P reported 2.38M shares stake. Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md reported 23,205 shares stake. Jpmorgan Chase And owns 348,973 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Teton stated it has 619,370 shares or 1.58% of all its holdings. 1.13M were accumulated by Goldman Sachs Gru.

Among 5 analysts covering Flushing Financial (NASDAQ:FFIC), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Flushing Financial has $34.5 highest and $2800 lowest target. $30.25’s average target is 14.15% above currents $26.5 stock price. Flushing Financial had 18 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, June 1. The stock of Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) earned “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, November 30. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of FFIC in report on Tuesday, August 8 with “Hold” rating. As per Wednesday, August 31, the company rating was downgraded by Sandler O’Neill. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, October 6 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Sandler O’Neill upgraded the shares of FFIC in report on Thursday, February 15 to “Buy” rating. On Thursday, April 26 the stock rating was upgraded by Gabelli to “Buy”. Zacks upgraded Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) on Tuesday, August 25 to “Sell” rating. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Wednesday, September 2 by Zacks. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, July 13 by Piper Jaffray.

Analysts await Flushing Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FFIC) to report earnings on July, 24. They expect $0.48 earnings per share, up 4.35% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.46 per share. FFIC’s profit will be $13.69M for 13.80 P/E if the $0.48 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.37 actual earnings per share reported by Flushing Financial Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 29.73% EPS growth.

Fiera Capital Corporation is an employee owned investment manager. The company has market cap of $1.17 billion. The firm primarily provides its services to institutional investors, mutual funds, charitable organizations, and private clients. It has a 251.25 P/E ratio. It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios.

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