Citizens Financial Group Incorporated (NYSE:CFG) Just Reported Decreased Shorts


The company has market cap of $20.97 billion. The stock decreased 0.62% or $1.47 during the last trading session, reaching $236.92. EQT trades with a P/S ratio of 3.66. Engineers Gate Manager LP's holdings in Citizens Financial Group were worth $1,019,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (NYSE:CFG) has risen 50.96% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.26% the S&P500.

Mark Coe decreased its stake in Ringcentral Inc (RNG) by 42.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Somerville Kurt F who had been investing in 3M for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $141.11B market cap company. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $31.51. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 96.32% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has risen 18.59% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.32% the S&P500.

The median estimate represents a -1.41% increase from the last price. (NYSE:CFG) was up +1.6% ($0.67) to $42.6 and showed a volume of 4.05 mln shares.

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At the session level, shares of Citizens Financial Group, Inc.(NYSE:CFG) moved -1.53% from the open. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 1.75% with $483.20 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. Hartford Invest Mngmt has 112,983 shares. (NASDAQ:MAT), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Dupont Capital Corp has 202,153 shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. Cornercap Counsel accumulated 148,469 shares. (NYSE:CFG). Kentucky Retirement System Trust Fund owns 0.09% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Arrowgrass Capital (Us) Ltd Partnership holds 350,000 shares. Citizens Financial Group makes up 3.6% of Jacobs Asset Management LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 7th largest holding. (NYSE:CFG) Cheap From Peers? Kcm Invest Advisors Limited Liability owns 8,992 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio.

More notable recent Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Allsquare Wealth Management Limited Liability Company owns 852 shares. Moreover, Rhumbline Advisers has 0.08% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Portolan Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability owns 71,912 shares. (NYSE:CFG). Moreover, Raymond James & has 0.01% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. National Bank & Trust Of America De invested 0.09% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. Toronto Dominion State Bank holds 192,364 shares. Brookstone Cap Mgmt reported 0.48% of its portfolio in Mattel, Inc.

Among 17 analysts covering Mattel Inc. They were forecasting US$0.66 per share three months ago. CFG's profit will be $329.63M for 15.65 P/E if the $0.67 EPS becomes a reality. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Citizens Financial Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $43.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Therefore 44% are positive. The company was maintained on Sunday, October 22 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. UBS upgraded Citizens Financial Group, Inc. As per Monday, October 23, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. RBC Capital Markets maintained Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) on Monday, October 9 with "Neutral" rating.

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There are several indicators we can take into consideration when thinking about a stock's financial health. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 14 by Sandler O'Neill. At the moment, the average analyst rating for CFG is Hold.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.32, from 1.31 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 72 investors sold MAT shares while 132 reduced holdings. 122 funds opened positions while 336 raised stakes. Metropolitan Life Insurance Ny stated it has 0.01% in RingCentral, Inc. Page Arthur B holds 22,618 shares or 4.18% of its portfolio. 639,850 are held by Lord Abbett & Limited Liability. Nomura Asset accumulated 76,704 shares. Picton Mahoney Asset Mgmt holds 28,600 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Shine Invest Advisory Services Inc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). (NYSE:RNG). Schwab Charles Inv Management has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in RingCentral, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT). Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd Liability Corporation owns 0% invested in Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) for 86,944 shares. Piedmont Limited Liability Corporation has 20,705 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 6,823 shares were sold by THULIN INGE G, worth $1.59M on Friday, October 27. 11,900 are held by Moody Bankshares Tru Division. Company insiders own 0.21% of the company's stock. Pnc Fincl Ser Grp Inc stated it has 3.00 million shares. (NYSE:RNG) shares. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $433,200 was sold by Shah Praful. The insider Fong Ivan K sold $547,377. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.31, for a total value of $161,240.00.

Among 15 analysts covering 3M (NYSE:MMM), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. RingCentral had 50 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. TheStreet upgraded Citizens Financial Group from a "c" rating to an "a+" rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th. BMO Capital Markets maintained Mattel, Inc. The rating was maintained by M Partners on Thursday, July 21 with "Neutral". The firm has "Hold" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, June 21. As per Thursday, November 9, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Howard Weil has "Sector Perform" rating and $48 target. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, May 26 by Jefferies. The company was downgraded on Thursday, September 3 by Zacks. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 3 by Northland Capital.

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