People’s United Financial (PBCT) Investors: KBW Keeps “Hold” Rating, Sees $21.5000/Share; Vuzix (VUZI) Has 3 Sentiment

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KBW currently has a $21.5000 price target on the $6.15B market cap company or 18.98% upside potential. In a report revealed to clients and investors on Thursday morning, People’s United Financial (NASDAQ:PBCT) stock had its “Hold” Rating reiterated by investment analysts at KBW.

Vuzix Corp (VUZI) investors sentiment increased to 3 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 1.91, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. The ratio improved, as 21 institutional investors increased or started new stock positions, while 7 trimmed and sold positions in Vuzix Corp. The institutional investors in our database now have: 2.06 million shares, up from 1.83 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Vuzix Corp in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 3 Reduced: 4 Increased: 11 New Position: 10.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 buys, and 0 sales for $117,730 activity.

Alpine Global Management Llc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Vuzix Corporation for 13,726 shares. Livingston Group Asset Management Co (Operating As Southport Capital Management) owns 10,000 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Gsa Capital Partners Llp has 0.01% invested in the company for 27,900 shares. The New York-based National Asset Management Inc. has invested 0.01% in the stock. Virtu Financial Llc, a New York-based fund reported 15,120 shares.

It closed at $6.6 lastly. It is down 2.48% since April 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.03% the S&P500.

Vuzix Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, and sells wearable display devices in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $180.19 million. The companyÂ’s products are worn like eyeglasses that enable the user to view video and digital content, such as movies, computer data, the Internet, or video games. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s products include binocular wearable displays that contain two micro displays mounted in a frame attached to eyeglass-style temples or stereo headphones; monocular smart glasses products for the enterprise, industrial, and commercial markets, as well as video headphones; augmented reality products, which provide the user a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, and real-world environment; and video viewing glasses as mobile displays for entertainment and gaming for on-the-go users, as well as support for stepping into virtual worlds, simulations, and virtual reality gaming.

The stock decreased 1.47% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $18.07. About 5.37M shares traded or 68.01% up from the average. People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) has risen 2.46% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.09% the S&P500.

Since October 23, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 selling transactions for $8.57 million activity. Longobardi Sara M had sold 43,450 shares worth $811,646. $128,960 worth of stock was sold by RICHARDS MARK W on Monday, January 22. On Monday, March 5 Daukas Galan G sold $109,995 worth of People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) or 5,612 shares. The insider BARNES JOHN P sold 299,309 shares worth $5.65M. Carter George P had sold 7,500 shares worth $147,825 on Tuesday, January 30. The insider Trautmann Robert E sold $595,740. The insider Powlus Lee C sold 5,715 shares worth $113,100.

PeopleÂ’s United Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for PeopleÂ’s United Bank, National Association that provides commercial banking, retail banking, and wealth management services to individual, corporate, and municipal customers. The company has market cap of $6.15 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Commercial Banking and Retail Banking. It has a 18.63 P/E ratio. The Commercial Banking segment offers commercial real estate lending, commercial and industrial lending, and commercial deposit gathering services.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.02, from 1.3 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 22 investors sold People's United Financial, Inc. shares while 117 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. 255.33 million shares or 0.80% more from 253.31 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Nomura Asset Limited owns 0.01% invested in People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) for 45,757 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Com reported 0.04% stake. Alps Advisors has 0.33% invested in People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT). Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability owns 26,562 shares. Meeder Asset Mgmt invested 0.07% in People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT). Retirement Of Alabama invested 0.02% of its portfolio in People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT). Basswood Capital stated it has 205,063 shares or 0.18% of all its holdings. Susquehanna Interest Gru Incorporated Limited Liability Partnership reported 33,013 shares. Kentucky Retirement holds 21,352 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life reported 19,160 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Stifel Corp accumulated 88,963 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Captrust Financial Advsr holds 5,800 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Bangor Bancshares reported 21,796 shares. Lord Abbett & Ltd reported 0.03% of its portfolio in People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT). Ls Inv Advisors Lc owns 26,634 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio.

Among 12 analysts covering People’s United Financial Inc (NASDAQ:PBCT), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. People’s United Financial Inc has $23.0 highest and $14 lowest target. $18.35’s average target is 1.55% above currents $18.07 stock price. People’s United Financial Inc had 28 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 3 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, January 18 with “Hold”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) rating on Thursday, December 21. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $21.5 target. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, September 22 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, July 10 report. PiperJaffray downgraded the shares of PBCT in report on Wednesday, November 16 to “Underweight” rating. Piper Jaffray upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, January 25 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $23.0 target in Monday, February 26 report. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, January 6 by Wells Fargo. The stock of People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) earned “Neutral” rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, June 29.

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