Sonoco Products Company (SON) Forms $48.85 Double Bottom; Fidelity Southern (LION) Has 1.65 Sentiment

Fidelity Southern Corporation operates as the holding firm for Fidelity Bank that provides financial services and products primarily for individuals, and small and medium-sized businesses in the metropolitan Atlanta and Jacksonville, Orlando and Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida markets. The company has market cap of $637.30 million. The firm accepts noninterest-bearing demand and interest-bearing demand accounts, including money market accounts and savings deposits; and time deposits. It has a 15.94 P/E ratio. It also offers various loans, such as commercial and industrial loans, commercial real estate loans, indirect automobile loans, real estate construction loans, and real estate mortgage loans, as well as consumer loans, including automobile loans, residential mortgage and home equity loans, and secured and unsecured personal loans.

Sonoco Products Company (SON) formed double bottom with $44.45 target or 9.00% below today’s $48.85 share price. Sonoco Products Company (SON) has $4.86 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.58% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $48.85. About 409,633 shares traded. Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) has risen 9.55% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.15% the S&P500.

Cutler Capital Management Llc holds 2.03% of its portfolio in Fidelity Southern Corporation for 192,694 shares. Banc Funds Co Llc owns 1.43 million shares or 1.51% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mendon Capital Advisors Corp has 1.41% invested in the company for 712,489 shares. The Illinois-based Rmb Capital Management Llc has invested 0.37% in the stock. Bowling Portfolio Management Llc, a Ohio-based fund reported 59,704 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $174,483 activity.

Analysts await Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.34 EPS, down 15.00% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.4 per share. LION’s profit will be $9.12M for 17.46 P/E if the $0.34 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.28 actual EPS reported by Fidelity Southern Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 21.43% EPS growth.

The stock increased 1.24% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $23.75. About 79,093 shares traded. Fidelity Southern Corporation (LION) has risen 36.36% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.66% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.05, from 1.19 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 26 investors sold Sonoco Products Company shares while 98 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. 69.34 million shares or 1.59% less from 70.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 41,900 were accumulated by State Of Tennessee Treasury Department. Aqr Capital Management Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.04% or 635,229 shares. Curbstone Financial Mngmt Corporation holds 0.44% of its portfolio in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) for 29,800 shares. Amalgamated Natl Bank reported 0.03% stake. Advisory Networks Limited holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) for 19,241 shares. Coastline Trust Company invested in 0.12% or 14,117 shares. Vnbtrust National Association holds 0.25% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) or 12,539 shares. Chilton Invest Ltd Company stated it has 126,123 shares. Timber Hill Ltd Liability Company stated it has 0.03% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). Evercore Wealth Management Limited Liability reported 3,303 shares stake. State Of Wisconsin Board accumulated 19,950 shares or 0% of the stock. Speece Thorson Cap Grp Incorporated Inc stated it has 345,010 shares or 3.62% of all its holdings. Waddell Reed Fincl Inc has invested 0.02% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). Los Angeles Mngmt & Equity Research stated it has 210,925 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Vanguard Gp has invested 0.02% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON).

Analysts await Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.72 earnings per share, up 22.03% or $0.13 from last year’s $0.59 per share. SON’s profit will be $71.63 million for 16.96 P/E if the $0.72 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.72 actual earnings per share reported by Sonoco Products Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $366,758 activity. $38,531 worth of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) was sold by ARTHUR VICKI B on Friday, October 20. 5,645 Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) shares with value of $295,754 were sold by Saunders Barry L. Another trade for 75 shares valued at $3,658 was made by Florence John M on Friday, September 15. On Monday, October 2 Thompson Marcy J sold $28,815 worth of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) or 565 shares.