The Insider and director of Lakeland Financial (LKFN), Steven Ross, Unloaded 9,320 Shares; Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd – Ameri (KONE) SI Increased By 1.05%

Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd – Ameri (NASDAQ:KONE) had an increase of 1.05% in short interest. KONE’s SI was 48,000 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 1.05% from 47,500 shares previously. With 16,100 avg volume, 3 days are for Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd – Ameri (NASDAQ:KONE)’s short sellers to cover KONE’s short positions. The SI to Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd – Ameri’s float is 4.11%. The stock increased 4.39% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $6.18. About 9,245 shares traded. Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd (NASDAQ:KONE) has risen 27.74% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.19% the S&P500.

Kingtone Wirelessinfo Solution Holding Ltd develops and provides mobile enterprise solutions in the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China. The company has market cap of $8.68 million. The companyÂ’s mobile enterprise solutions allow firm personnel whose work function requires mobility to be connected with enterprise information technology or IT systems, such as enterprise asset management, enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, and customer relationship management. It currently has negative earnings. It offers information and communication-technology converged and vertical industry applications that enable its systems to get extended to personnel in the field using wireless devices, including smart phones, personal digital assistants, cameras, barcode scanners, portable printers, GPS devices, and tablet computers.

Steven Ross – а brainy insider in Lakeland Financial Corp who is at present the director — unloaded 9,320 shares of Lakeland Financial Corp, worth total around $ 447,360 calculated with average price per share of $ 48.0. A report documented published May 02, 2018 with the SEC, unveiled here, shows full details for the transaction. Currently, Steven Ross holds 28,001 shares or around 0.11% of the company’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares).

The stock increased 0.84% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $47.86. About 88,602 shares traded. Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) has risen 9.54% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.01% the S&P500.

Since November 6, 2017, it had 3 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $336,454 activity. Shares for $4,969 were bought by Smith Brian J on Monday, November 6. $89,997 worth of stock was sold by Steiner Jonathan P on Tuesday, February 6. Shares for $209,441 were sold by Gavin Michael E on Friday, February 2. 1,400 shares valued at $68,040 were sold by DE BATTY JILL A on Tuesday, March 13. Shares for $55,200 were sold by Pruitt Kristin on Friday, March 2. WELCH M SCOTT had bought 25,000 shares worth $1.14M on Tuesday, February 6. O’Neill Lisa M had sold 1,050 shares worth $50,674.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.24, from 1.02 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 9 investors sold Lakeland Financial Corporation shares while 50 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 34 raised stakes. 17.67 million shares or 1.19% more from 17.46 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cs Mckee Limited Partnership has invested 0.13% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Vaughan Nelson Investment Mgmt Ltd Partnership has invested 0.48% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Citigroup Incorporated holds 0% or 3,498 shares. Goldman Sachs Group, New York-based fund reported 904,385 shares. Principal Gp holds 0% or 8,607 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 90,184 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Kessler Invest Grp Incorporated Lc stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Massachusetts Fincl Ma holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) for 271,942 shares. Old Financial Bank In, Indiana-based fund reported 4,350 shares. Minnesota-based Us Financial Bank De has invested 0% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Susquehanna Group Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 0% or 5,205 shares. Stratos Wealth Prns stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Jpmorgan Chase & Co has invested 0% of its portfolio in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). Ameriprise Fincl Inc has invested 0% in Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN). 13,657 were reported by Price T Rowe Assoc Incorporated Md.

Lakeland Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding firm for Lake City Bank that provides various financial services in Indiana. The company has market cap of $1.20 billion. The firm offers various deposit products, including noninterest bearing deposits; interest-bearing checking, savings, and money market deposits; and NOW and demand deposits. It has a 21.46 P/E ratio. It also provides commercial and industrial loans, commercial real estate and multi-family residential loans, agri-business and agricultural loans, and other commercial loans; and consumer 1-4 family mortgage loans and other consumer loans.

Among 6 analysts covering Lakeland Financial (NASDAQ:LKFN), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Lakeland Financial has $50.0 highest and $32 lowest target. $41’s average target is -14.33% below currents $47.86 stock price. Lakeland Financial had 9 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Mkt Perform” on Thursday, December 17. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $4500 target in Thursday, June 1 report. The rating was downgraded by FIG Partners on Tuesday, October 27 to “Market Perform”. Wood maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, August 9 report. The stock of Lakeland Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:LKFN) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, November 29. The company was downgraded on Monday, June 13 by Stephens. DA Davidson initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, July 21 report.

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