Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. (PEBK) President & CEO Lance Sellers, Acquires $7460 in Stock; TC Pipelines LP (TCP) Has 0.81 Sentiment

TC PipeLines, LP acquires, owns, and participates in the management of energy infrastructure businesses in North America. The company has market cap of $3.67 billion. The firm has four wholly-owned pipelines and equity ownership interests in three natural gas interstate pipeline systems that transport approximately 9.1 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas from producing regions and import facilities to market hubs and consuming markets primarily in the Western, Midwestern, and Eastern United States. It has a 17.02 P/E ratio. It serves large utilities, local distribution companies, natural gas marketers, producing companies, and other interstate pipelines, including affiliates.

As reported in the SEC, a form for the deal of 250 shares of Peoples Bancorp Of North Carolina Inc by Lance Sellers was filled. Lance Sellers is at present the President & CEO of the corporation. The legal document was filled on February 7, 2018. These transaction’s shares were purchased at average $29.8 for each one share, and had a market value of $7,460 U.S Dollars. Lance Sellers right now has ownership of 23,998 shares or 0.40% of Peoples Bancorp Of North Carolina Inc’s market cap.

Argyll Research Llc holds 20.47% of its portfolio in TC PipeLines, LP for 1.62 million shares. Center Coast Capital Advisors Lp owns 4.03 million shares or 5.23% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Energy Income Partners Llc has 4.1% invested in the company for 4.25 million shares. The Rhode Island-based Weybosset Research & Management Llc has invested 3.43% in the stock. Mariner Investment Group Llc, a New York-based fund reported 99,860 shares.

Analysts await TC PipeLines, LP (NYSE:TCP) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.73 earnings per share, up 4.29% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.7 per share. TCP’s profit will be $51.01 million for 17.98 P/E if the $0.73 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.61 actual earnings per share reported by TC PipeLines, LP for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 19.67% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 2.12% or $1.14 during the last trading session, reaching $52.51. About 299,642 shares traded or 37.15% up from the average. TC PipeLines, LP (TCP) has risen 7.30% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.40% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.27 in 2017 Q3. Its down 3.30, from 4.57 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 3 investors sold Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. shares while 12 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 14 raised stakes. 1.56 million shares or 49.47% less from 3.09 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Raymond James & has 18,478 shares. Northern Trust Corporation accumulated 47,026 shares or 0% of the stock. Meeder Asset Management Incorporated reported 88 shares stake. James Invest Research Inc owns 1,278 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership owns 109,640 shares. Maltese Cap Management Ltd Liability Company invested in 12,300 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Kennedy Capital Mgmt Inc has invested 0.1% in Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBK). Ameritas Investment Prtnrs holds 0% of its portfolio in Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBK) for 371 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 0% or 7,100 shares in its portfolio. Vanguard Gp Incorporated reported 169,331 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Royal Bancorporation Of Canada has invested 0% in Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBK). Geode Management Ltd Llc accumulated 42,601 shares. Salem Investment Counselors invested in 17,225 shares or 0.07% of the stock. California Employees Retirement accumulated 7,952 shares. Commercial Bank Of America Corporation De holds 0% of its portfolio in Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBK) for 198 shares.

Since September 7, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 2 selling transactions for $51,637 activity. Shares for $30,130 were sold by ABERNETHY JAMES S. 300 shares were bought by PRICE BILLY L JR DR, worth $9,499 on Thursday, January 25.

Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Inc. operates as the holding firm for Peoples Bank that provides various banking services and products to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $173.26 million. The Company’s deposit products include non-interest bearing demand deposits, savings accounts, NOW accounts, MMDA, and non-brokered certificates of deposits. It has a 17.11 P/E ratio. The company's loan products comprise commercial real estate, commercial, construction and land development, single-family residential, residential mortgage, real estate mortgage, real estate construction, and consumer loans, as well as agricultural loans.