Matthew Botein, director of PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (PFSI) Just Sold Shares; 4 Analysts Bullish Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (ORN)

Among 7 analysts covering Orion Marine Group (NYSE:ORN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Orion Marine Group had 18 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, August 17 by Stephens. The rating was downgraded by Imperial Capital on Thursday, May 12 to “In-Line”. DA Davidson maintained it with “Buy” rating and $6 target in Friday, August 5 report. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital with “Outperform” on Thursday, October 22. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Hold” rating and $7 target in Friday, August 4 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by Zacks. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. On Thursday, October 6 the stock rating was upgraded by FBR Capital to “Outperform”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson given on Friday, March 11. See Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) latest ratings:

25/01/2018 Broker: Noble Financial Rating: Buy New Target: $10 Initiates Coverage On
11/12/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $10.0
08/11/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $9.0 Upgrade
18/08/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: $12.00 New Target: $10.00 Maintain
09/08/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Hold New Target: $7.0000 Maintain
04/08/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Hold Old Target: $9 New Target: $7 Maintain

Matthew Botein, an insider and also director of the big company Pennymac Financial Services Inc made a giant stocks unload, which can’t stay unnoticed. He made a sale of 10,000 shares of the corporation with the sale worth $224,446 U.S Dollars – based on a market price of $22.4 a share. This is not his first insider trade, in the last 30 days, he unloaded another 50,000 shares worth $1,148,351 USD. Matthew Botein now has rights to 24,741 shares or 0.03% of Pennymac Financial Services Inc’s market cap.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $151,132 activity. On Tuesday, December 12 the insider Stauffer Mark R. sold $151,132.

Orion Group Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty construction firm in the building, industrial, and infrastructure sectors in the continental United States, Alaska, Canada, and the Caribbean Basin. The company has market cap of $200.22 million. It operates through two divisions, Heavy Civil Marine Construction and Commercial Concrete Construction. It currently has negative earnings. The companyÂ’s marine construction services include construction, restoration, maintenance, and repair of marine transportation facilities and pipelines, bridges and causeways, and marine environmental structures.

The stock decreased 4.44% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $7.1. About 86,368 shares traded. Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) has risen 49.48% since February 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.78% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.43 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.30, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 12 investors sold Orion Group Holdings, Inc. shares while 28 reduced holdings. 13 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 20.81 million shares or 1.58% less from 21.14 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pacific Global stated it has 160,650 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Goldman Sachs owns 134,188 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Grace White Ny invested 1.02% of its portfolio in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN). Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN). Barclays Public Ltd Company holds 628 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0% of its portfolio in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) for 14,163 shares. 1.15 million are held by Boston Prns. D E Shaw Com Incorporated accumulated 322,485 shares. Vanguard Group Inc Inc holds 0% or 1.49 million shares in its portfolio. Manufacturers Life Insur Company The holds 0% of its portfolio in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) for 19,222 shares. Ls Invest Ltd Llc, Michigan-based fund reported 25,961 shares. Fincl Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation reported 301,435 shares. 1492 Mgmt Limited Liability Company has invested 0.33% in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN). Nationwide Fund Advsrs reported 0% in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN). Kbc Gp Nv reported 24,878 shares.

Among 10 analysts covering PennyMac Financial Services (NYSE:PFSI), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. PennyMac Financial Services has $31.0 highest and $14 lowest target. $20.63’s average target is -7.49% below currents $22.3 stock price. PennyMac Financial Services had 27 analyst reports since December 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, January 8 the stock rating was downgraded by Wood to “Market Perform”. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, January 13 report. Compass Point downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, September 28 report. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy” on Friday, June 9. The stock of PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFSI) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Piper Jaffray. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFSI) on Thursday, September 28 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Nomura given on Wednesday, October 26. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, December 10. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, April 7 by Wood. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy”.

PennyMac Financial Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the mortgage banking and investment management activities in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.71 billion. It operates through three divisions: Loan Production, Loan Servicing, and Investment Management. It has a 8.55 P/E ratio. The Loan Production segment is involved in the origination, acquisition, and sale of mortgage loans.

Analysts await PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFSI) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $0.66 EPS, down 34.00% or $0.34 from last year’s $1 per share. PFSI’s profit will be $50.61M for 8.45 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.71 actual EPS reported by PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.04% negative EPS growth.

Since August 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 38 insider sales for $6.95 million activity. The insider Jones Doug sold 21,000 shares worth $450,169. Botein Matthew sold $232,526 worth of stock or 10,000 shares. 10,000 shares were sold by Walker David M, worth $225,858 on Monday, January 8. MCCALLION ANNE also sold $236,750 worth of PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFSI) shares. The insider Grogin Jeffrey sold 18,000 shares worth $306,647. Another trade for 11,012 shares valued at $198,216 was sold by KURLAND STANFORD L. On Friday, December 29 the insider SPECTOR DAVID sold $232,430.