Michael Kubacki the director of Lakeland Financial (LKFN) Sold 22,355 Shares; 3 Analysts Bullish Matson, Inc. (MATX)

Mr. Michael Kubacki, the key director at Lakeland Financial Corp has lately been linked with a broker trade of 22,355 shares of the Pinksheet-listed company, valued at $46.1 per share. The transaction value was of $1,029,613 US Dollars. Right now, Michael Kubacki owns 265,611 shares which make up around 1.06% of the Company’s market capitalization (total value of the shares outstanding). Michael finished this deal on 07/02/2018. The document is available for a free review here at the (SEC) website.

Among 6 analysts covering Matson (NYSE:MATX), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Matson had 15 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stephens on Monday, January 8 with “Hold”. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) rating on Tuesday, November 8. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $38 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Seaport Global given on Monday, January 29. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of MATX in report on Sunday, January 28 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Friday, August 18. Wells Fargo upgraded Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) on Monday, January 29 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) earned “Mkt Perform” rating by FBR Capital on Monday, November 9. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) on Wednesday, August 5 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, November 3 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. See Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) latest ratings:

29/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Hold Upgrade
29/01/2018 Broker: Seaport Global Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade
28/01/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $38.0 Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: Stephens Rating: Hold New Target: $36.0 Maintain
03/11/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $32.0 Maintain
21/09/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $30.0 Maintain
18/08/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
18/08/2017 Broker: Wells Fargo Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Underperform Downgrade
18/08/2017 Broker: Stephens Rating: Hold New Target: $23.0 Downgrade

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 10 investors sold Lakeland Financial Corporation shares while 39 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. 17.46 million shares or 0.94% more from 17.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Commercial Bank Of New York Mellon holds 301,539 shares. Franklin Resources invested in 1.85 million shares or 0.04% of the stock. 70,170 are owned by Jpmorgan Chase And Commerce. Aqr Capital Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Keybank Association Oh has 25,875 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Wells Fargo And Mn invested in 0% or 87,676 shares. Neuberger Berman Grp Ltd Company accumulated 631,245 shares. Massachusetts-based Massachusetts Financial Svcs Ma has invested 0.01% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). New York-based Tower Rech Capital Lc (Trc) has invested 0.01% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Opus Cap Limited Com holds 0.05% or 4,512 shares. Voya Mngmt Ltd Liability Com invested in 15,045 shares or 0% of the stock. 1St Source Bancshares has invested 0.49% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). 14,150 were accumulated by Grandeur Peak Advsrs Ltd. Pnc Fincl Serv Grp Incorporated stated it has 6,208 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 88,882 are owned by Motley Fool Wealth Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company.

Lakeland Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding firm for Lake City Bank that provides various financial services in Indiana. The company has market cap of $1.16 billion. The firm offers various deposit products, including noninterest bearing deposits; interest-bearing checking, savings, and money market deposits; and NOW and demand deposits. It has a 20.83 P/E ratio. It also provides commercial and industrial loans, commercial real estate and multi-family residential loans, agri-business and agricultural loans, and other commercial loans; and consumer 1-4 family mortgage loans and other consumer loans.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 2 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $209,420 activity. $34,648 worth of Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) shares were sold by DE BATTY JILL A. 1,000 shares were bought by HIATT THOMAS, worth $49,500 on Wednesday, December 13. On Friday, February 2 the insider Gavin Michael E sold $209,441. Ottinger Eric H sold $87,886 worth of stock. On Monday, November 6 Smith Brian J bought $4,969 worth of Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) or 100 shares. 450 shares were sold by Pruitt Kristin, worth $19,800 on Monday, August 21.

Among 6 analysts covering Lakeland Financial (NASDAQ:LKFN), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Lakeland Financial has $50.0 highest and $32 lowest target. $41’s average target is -11.73% below currents $46.45 stock price. Lakeland Financial had 9 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Tuesday, October 27 by FIG Partners. Wood maintained Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) on Tuesday, August 9 with “Market Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, November 29 with “Hold”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, July 21 by DA Davidson. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) on Thursday, June 1 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, December 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Mkt Perform”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, December 21 report. The stock of Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, June 13 by Stephens.

It closed at $46.45 lastly. It is up 35.39% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.69% the S&P500.

Since August 28, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 sales for $24,135 activity. LAU CONSTANCE H also bought $24,135 worth of Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.03, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 17 investors sold Matson, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 35.66 million shares or 2.05% less from 36.41 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cornercap Counsel Incorporated reported 0.11% stake. Nationwide Fund accumulated 0% or 41,325 shares. Fmr Ltd Liability Corp reported 80,600 shares stake. Geode Capital Mngmt reported 0% stake. Panagora Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX). Bancorp Of New York Mellon Corporation holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) for 657,033 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems reported 0.02% in Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX). 2.55M are held by Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P. Communication Of Vermont has 0.01% invested in Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) for 2,874 shares. Rodgers Brothers Inc stated it has 20,485 shares. Tensile Cap Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 1.37% in Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX). First Personal Financial Ser holds 0% or 151 shares in its portfolio. Fuller And Thaler Asset Management reported 2.83M shares. California Public Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% or 83,418 shares. Principal Fin Grp Inc stated it has 325,153 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Matson, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an ocean cargo carrier. The company has market cap of $1.50 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Ocean Transportation and Logistics. It has a 18.24 P/E ratio. The Ocean Transportation segment offers ocean transportation services to the domestic economies of Hawaii, Alaska, and Guam, as well as to other island economies in Micronesia and in the South Pacific.

The stock increased 3.18% or $1.09 during the last trading session, reaching $35.39. About 496,346 shares traded or 88.00% up from the average. Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) has declined 5.12% since February 7, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.82% the S&P500.