Sterling Bancorp [NYSE: STL] closed the trading session at $21.64 on 07/20/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $20.63, while the highest price level was $22.025. The company report on July 15, 2021 that INVESTIGATION ALERT: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates AMRB, JCS, CADE, STL, EBSB, MNR; Shareholders are Encouraged to Contact the Firm.
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American River Bankshares (NASDAQ: AMRB) concerning potential violations of the federal securities laws and/or breaches of fiduciary duties relating to its sale to Bank of Marin Bancorp. In connection with the merger, American River shareholders will receive a fixed exchange ratio of 0.575 shares of Bank of Marin common stock for each share of American River common stock outstanding. If you are an American River shareholder, click here to learn more about your rights and options.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 20.36 percent and weekly performance of -4.92 percent. The stock has been moved at 3.79 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -9.46 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -4.96 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 2.26M shares, STL reached to a volume of 2496941 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Sterling Bancorp [STL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for STL shares is $28.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on STL stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Hovde Group have made an estimate for Sterling Bancorp shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on January 22, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Seaport Global Securities raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on December 17, 2020, representing the official price target for Sterling Bancorp stock. On July 26, 2019, analysts decreased their price target for STL shares from 36 to 30.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Sterling Bancorp is set at 0.98, with the Price to Sales ratio for STL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.44. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.93, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.44. Price to Free Cash Flow for STL in the course of the last twelve months was 7.79.
STL stock trade performance evaluation
Sterling Bancorp [STL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.92. With this latest performance, STL shares dropped by -9.46% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 3.79% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 101.68% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for STL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 36.75, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 35.78, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 38.72 for Sterling Bancorp [STL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 25.04, while it was recorded at 21.75 for the last single week of trading, and 20.74 for the last 200 days.
Sterling Bancorp [STL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Sterling Bancorp [STL] stock
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for STL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Sterling Bancorp go to 5.00%.
Sterling Bancorp [STL]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $3,570 million, or 88.10% of STL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of STL stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 17,736,070, which is approximately 1.417% of the company’s market cap and around 0.80% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 17,023,041 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $368.38 million in STL stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $239.56 million in STL stock with ownership of nearly 14.753% of the company’s market capitalization.
127 institutional holders increased their position in Sterling Bancorp [NYSE:STL] by around 15,212,635 shares. Additionally, 150 investors decreased positions by around 12,179,460 shares, while 52 investors held positions by with 137,585,325 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 164,977,420 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. STL stock had 41 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,514,249 shares, while 29 institutional investors sold positions of 1,092,810 shares during the same period.