Frank Pellegrino an Insider in Citizens & Northern (CZNC), Acquired 81 Shares; Ensign Group (ENSG)’s Sentiment Is 1.58

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Ensign Group Inc (ENSG) investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.47, from 1.11 in 2017Q3. The ratio improved, as 82 investment managers opened new or increased positions, while 52 trimmed and sold holdings in Ensign Group Inc. The investment managers in our database now own: 42.07 million shares, up from 41.50 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment managers holding Ensign Group Inc in top ten positions decreased from 3 to 1 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 10 Reduced: 42 Increased: 60 New Position: 22.

The Ensign Group, Inc. provides health care services in the post-acute care continuum and other ancillary businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.73 billion. It operates through three divisions: Transitional and Skilled Services; Assisted and Independent Living Services; and Home Health and Hospice Services. It has a 43.01 P/E ratio. The Transitional and Skilled Services segment provides a range of medical, nursing, rehabilitative, and pharmacy services, as well as routine services comprising daily dietary, social, and recreational services to Medicaid, private pay, managed care, and Medicare payors.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $3.13 million activity.

More news for The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “The Ensign Group Acquires Texas Post-Acute Care Campus” on May 01, 2018. Ocbj.com‘s article titled: “Midday Stock Roundup” and published on May 03, 2018 is yet another important article.

The stock increased 2.44% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $33.12. About 270,305 shares traded or 7.42% up from the average. The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) has risen 44.87% since May 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.32% the S&P500.

Hawk Ridge Capital Management Lp holds 3.99% of its portfolio in The Ensign Group, Inc. for 540,130 shares. Kestrel Investment Management Corp owns 335,700 shares or 2.6% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Wasatch Advisors Inc has 1.85% invested in the company for 6.27 million shares. The Pennsylvania-based Copeland Capital Management Llc has invested 1.48% in the stock. Skyline Asset Management Lp, a Illinois-based fund reported 804,000 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.51, from 1.72 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 4 investors sold Citizens & Northern Corporation shares while 20 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. 3.52 million shares or 0.16% less from 3.52 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Pennsylvania-based Hudock Capital Ltd has invested 0.2% in Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC). State Street Corporation accumulated 245,306 shares. Northern Tru Corp has 0% invested in Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC). Financial Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC). Park Circle holds 0.27% of its portfolio in Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC) for 20,000 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Systems reported 46,644 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Prelude Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 1,020 shares. 310 were reported by North Star Inv Mngmt. Blackrock holds 889,617 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Connors Investor Services reported 12,500 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Schwab Charles Inv Management Inc accumulated 20,300 shares. Lsv Asset Management stated it has 0% in Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC). Rhumbline Advisers owns 14,884 shares. Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership reported 14,602 shares. Minerva Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.54% or 42,900 shares.

The well informed man Frank Pellegrino who is director of Citizens & Northern Corp bought some 81 shares of the stock exchange listed company having a value near $1,980 US Dollars at an average $24.4 for each share. In the last 30 days, he also acquired 276 shares that are worth about $6,489 USD. At present, he has ownership of 6,817 shares or 0.06% of the company’s total market capitalization.

The stock increased 0.45% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $24.71. About 6,299 shares traded. Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC) has risen 0.65% since May 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.90% the S&P500.

Another recent and important Citizens & Northern Corporation (NASDAQ:CZNC) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Lanny’s Recent And Accidental Stock Purchase – Citizens & Northern” on April 16, 2018.

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