Insider Trading: Michael Hall Bought 2,000 Shares of TrustCo Bank NY (TRST); Advance Auto Parts Advance Auto Parts W/I (AAP) Shorts Raised By 5.14%

Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance Auto Parts Inc W/I (NYSE:AAP) had an increase of 5.14% in short interest. AAP’s SI was 6.00 million shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 5.14% from 5.70 million shares previously. With 986,100 avg volume, 6 days are for Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance Auto Parts Inc W/I (NYSE:AAP)’s short sellers to cover AAP’s short positions. The SI to Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance Auto Parts Inc W/I’s float is 8.16%. The stock decreased 1.62% or $1.89 during the last trading session, reaching $114.45. About 1.06 million shares traded. Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) has declined 22.19% since May 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.74% the S&P500.

Since January 26, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $19,958 activity. Shares for $15,242 were sold by SCHRECK ERIC W on Wednesday, January 31. DE GENNARO DENNIS A bought $35,200 worth of stock.

The stock decreased 1.72% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $8.55. About 231,868 shares traded. TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) has risen 9.74% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.81% the S&P500.

The SECRETARY of Trustco Bank Corp N Y, Michael Hall, has just obtained – 2,000 shares of the firm he’s managing and leading – coming to a cumulative trade value of $17,352 US Dollars (this based on share price of $8.7). Michael Hall currently owns 4,001 shares or 0.00% of Trustco Bank Corp N Y’s market cap. Dated 30/04/2018 the trade filing is readily available here.

TrustCo Bank Corp NY operates as the holding firm for Trustco Bank that provides personal and business banking services to individuals, partnerships, and firms. The company has market cap of $823.87 million. The firm is primarily involved in accepting deposits, and making loans and investments. It has a 19.08 P/E ratio. It also operates as a real estate investment trust that acquires, holds, and manages real estate mortgage assets, including residential mortgage loans and mortgage backed securities.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.36 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.39, from 1.75 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 9 investors sold TrustCo Bank Corp NY shares while 46 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 56.38 million shares or 0.74% more from 55.96 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Stevens Capital Mgmt Ltd Partnership reported 0.01% of its portfolio in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST). Citigroup holds 0% of its portfolio in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) for 50,626 shares. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership stated it has 341,840 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Parkside State Bank Tru accumulated 124 shares. Ancora Advsrs Limited Liability Com holds 0.06% in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) or 131,587 shares. Keybank Natl Association Oh holds 0% or 63,118 shares in its portfolio. 18,260 are held by Trexquant Limited Partnership. Comerica Natl Bank invested in 98,565 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Adirondack Rech And Management has 42,075 shares. Alliancebernstein L P reported 148,868 shares stake. The New York-based Adirondack has invested 0.03% in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST). Allsquare Wealth Mngmt Lc holds 0.02% in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) or 2,658 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Com stated it has 0% in TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST). Trustco Commercial Bank Corp N Y holds 1.06 million shares. Vanguard Group invested in 0% or 5.61 million shares.

Among 4 analysts covering TrustCo Bank Corp (NASDAQ:TRST), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. TrustCo Bank Corp has $9.5 highest and $6 lowest target. $7’s average target is -18.13% below currents $8.55 stock price. TrustCo Bank Corp had 8 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) earned “Hold” rating by Zacks on Wednesday, August 12. Sandler O’Neill maintained the shares of TRST in report on Wednesday, January 3 with “Hold” rating. Sandler O’Neill maintained TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) on Monday, March 26 with “Hold” rating. Wood upgraded TrustCo Bank Corp NY (NASDAQ:TRST) rating on Wednesday, October 7. Wood has “Market Perform” rating and $6 target. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, October 7 to “Mkt Perform”. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Thursday, July 23 by Bruyette & Woods”.

Since February 23, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 2 selling transactions for $757,901 activity. Brouillard John C. had sold 1,745 shares worth $202,560. The insider Greco Thomas bought $1.00 million. Finley Tammy M sold $39,792 worth of stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 1 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 56 investors sold Advance Auto Parts, Inc. shares while 110 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. 73.12 million shares or 2.40% less from 74.92 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 112,331 shares. Richmond Hill Invests Ltd invested in 12.39% or 176,262 shares. Cibc Ww invested in 0.01% or 16,658 shares. Moon Capital L P reported 22,493 shares or 0.69% of all its holdings. Loomis Sayles & Com Ltd Partnership holds 0.03% or 133,086 shares in its portfolio. Milestone Grp holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) for 3,392 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas owns 1,000 shares. Principal Fincl has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). Paloma Partners Mngmt Com holds 0.02% in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) or 17,746 shares. 42,271 are held by Los Angeles Capital Mngmt And Equity. Glenmede Trust Na accumulated 10,194 shares or 0% of the stock. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec holds 0.22% or 949,313 shares in its portfolio. Massachusetts Fincl Service Communications Ma stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). Royal National Bank Of Canada holds 0% in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) or 17,215 shares.

Among 29 analysts covering Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE:AAP), 14 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Advance Auto Parts Inc. has $217 highest and $13 lowest target. $129.83’s average target is 13.44% above currents $114.45 stock price. Advance Auto Parts Inc. had 100 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, November 15. The stock has “Sell” rating by BTIG Research on Wednesday, October 25. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and $190 target in Friday, February 12 report. As per Tuesday, May 2, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 11 report. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Wednesday, November 15 report. J.P. Morgan maintained it with “Buy” rating and $138.0 target in Friday, January 26 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, November 8. Wedbush maintained Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) on Thursday, February 22 with “Buy” rating.

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