Peoples Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB) Director Jr. Fred W. Fairclough sold 1,375 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.62, for a total value of $46,227.50. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Shares of NASDAQ PUB opened at $31.96 on Friday. Peoples Utah Bancorp has a 1-year low of $29.05 and a 1-year high of $38.70. The company has a market cap of $635.06 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.89, a P/E/G ratio of 2.01 and a beta of 0.89.

Peoples Utah Bancorp (NASDAQ:PUB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 26th. The bank reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.02. Peoples Utah Bancorp had a return on equity of 13.24% and a net margin of 22.22%. The company had revenue of $31.04 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $30.79 million. On average, equities analysts predict that Peoples Utah Bancorp will post 2.11 EPS for the current fiscal year.

PUB has been the topic of several analyst reports. BidaskClub raised Peoples Utah Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, June 23rd. ValuEngine cut Peoples Utah Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 10th. Zacks Investment Research cut Peoples Utah Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 11th. Finally, Raymond James cut Peoples Utah Bancorp from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 2nd.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in PUB. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its stake in shares of Peoples Utah Bancorp by 8.9% during the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 22,560 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $728,000 after buying an additional 1,842 shares during the last quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. bought a new position in shares of Peoples Utah Bancorp during the first quarter valued at approximately $241,000. Northern Trust Corp grew its stake in shares of Peoples Utah Bancorp by 3.5% during the first quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 160,723 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $5,191,000 after buying an additional 5,494 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of Peoples Utah Bancorp by 1.4% during the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 701,264 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $22,651,000 after buying an additional 9,606 shares during the last quarter. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its stake in shares of Peoples Utah Bancorp by 13.0% during the first quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 22,432 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $725,000 after buying an additional 2,583 shares during the last quarter. 38.71% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Peoples Utah Bancorp Company Profile

People's Utah Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for People's Intermountain Bank that provides retail and commercial banking products and services. The company accepts various deposits, such as checking, rewards checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as individual retirement accounts and certificates of deposit.

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