People's Utah Bancorp (PUB) Trades at $31.55 After Triangle; S&T Bancorp (STBA) Sellers Decreased By 9.16% Their Shorts

People's Utah Bancorp (PUB) formed triangle with $28.71 target or 9.00% below today’s $31.55 share price. People's Utah Bancorp (PUB) has $589.17M valuation. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $31.55. About 7,806 shares traded. People's Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB) has risen 20.19% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.64% the S&P500.

S&T Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:STBA) had a decrease of 9.16% in short interest. STBA’s SI was 975,100 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 9.16% from 1.07M shares previously. With 93,300 avg volume, 11 days are for S&T Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:STBA)’s short sellers to cover STBA’s short positions. The SI to S&T Bancorp Inc’s float is 2.87%. The stock decreased 1.16% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $40.95. About 31,371 shares traded. S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) has risen 17.71% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.16% the S&P500.

Analysts await People's Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.48 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.36 per share. PUB’s profit will be $8.96M for 16.43 P/E if the $0.48 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual EPS reported by People's Utah Bancorp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.63% EPS growth.

Among 2 analysts covering People’s Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. People’s Utah Bancorp has $35.0 highest and $34.0 lowest target. $34.50’s average target is 9.35% above currents $31.55 stock price. People’s Utah Bancorp had 3 analyst reports since October 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Sandler O’Neill. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 9 by Sandler O’Neill. The rating was initiated by Raymond James with “Buy” on Wednesday, January 17.

Among 7 analysts covering S&T Bancorp (NASDAQ:STBA), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. S&T Bancorp had 18 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by PiperJaffray on Wednesday, November 16. The firm has “Hold” rating by Zacks given on Saturday, August 22. As per Wednesday, October 21, the company rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Monday, February 26. Piper Jaffray downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, July 22 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Zacks on Saturday, August 29. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Wednesday, July 22 report. Piper Jaffray upgraded S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) on Monday, October 24 to “Overweight” rating. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.5 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.09, from 1.59 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 8 investors sold S&T Bancorp, Inc. shares while 34 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 19.73 million shares or 2.60% more from 19.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership has invested 0% in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Barclays Public Ltd Co, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 7,302 shares. Aqr Cap Limited Liability holds 31,206 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Private Wealth Advsrs Inc accumulated 6,731 shares or 0.1% of the stock. M&T Bankshares owns 36,362 shares. Moreover, Us Bancshares De has 0% invested in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA) for 260 shares. Piedmont Investment Limited Liability Co has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Smithfield Trust reported 0% stake. Gemmer Asset Management Ltd has invested 0% in S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STBA). Voya Invest Ltd Llc, a Georgia-based fund reported 17,156 shares. Manufacturers Life Ins Comm The owns 25,445 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. First Commonwealth Fincl Pa holds 6.2% or 147,334 shares. Asset Mngmt Incorporated owns 20,308 shares. Stevens Lp reported 7,831 shares stake. New York State Common Retirement Fund reported 0% stake.

S&T Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for S&T Bank that provides a range of financial services. The company has market cap of $1.43 billion. It operates through three divisions: Community Banking, Wealth Management, and Insurance. It has a 19.62 P/E ratio. The Community Banking segment accepts time and demand deposits; and originates commercial and consumer loans.

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