What after Roger Eaton’s Insider Sale of YUM! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Stock?; Last Week Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (FBC) Analysts

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Among 11 analysts covering Flagstar Bancorp (NYSE:FBC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Flagstar Bancorp had 35 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Sandler O’Neill to “Buy” on Tuesday, February 9. The stock of Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by FBR Capital. The stock has “Mkt Perform” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, October 30. The rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood with “Buy” on Tuesday, June 13. Piper Jaffray upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Monday, February 13 report. The stock of Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) earned “Neutral” rating by Wedbush on Tuesday, October 11. On Thursday, November 12 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Outperform”. Wood downgraded the shares of FBC in report on Wednesday, July 27 to “Market Perform” rating. As per Friday, March 11, the company rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $35.0 target in Sunday, August 27 report. See Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) latest ratings:

14/05/2018 Broker: Compass Point Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade
24/04/2018 Broker: Sandler O’Neill Rating: Hold New Target: $37.5000 Maintain
12/04/2018 Broker: Wedbush Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $45 New Target: $40 Maintain
06/04/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $43.0000 Maintain
21/02/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $42.0 Maintain
23/01/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $44.0 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $42.0 Maintain
27/12/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $42.0 Maintain
27/12/2017 Broker: Boenning & Scattergood Rating: Buy New Target: $40.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $43.0 Maintain

The stock increased 1.50% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $35.2. About 207,812 shares traded. Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) has risen 29.09% since May 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.54% the S&P500.

More recent Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Flagstar Bancorp’s (FBC) CEO Sandro DiNello on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on April 26, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for AdvanSix, Flagstar, CalAmp, Agree Realty, Cowen Group …” on April 27, 2018. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Flagstar to Audiocast Annual Meeting of Shareholders” with publication date: April 26, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.17, from 1.08 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 13 investors sold Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 55.63 million shares or 0.29% less from 55.79 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Wellington Mgmt Grp Limited Liability Partnership holds 365,451 shares or 0% of its portfolio. National Bank & Trust Of Mellon Corp has 0% invested in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC). Opus Gru Limited Liability Co has 99,060 shares. Moreover, Strs Ohio has 0% invested in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 22,000 shares. Zacks Management stated it has 29,434 shares. Tiaa Cref Management Ltd Liability Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 169,845 shares. Morgan Stanley accumulated 48,099 shares or 0% of the stock. Amer Century stated it has 182,339 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Blair William Il stated it has 87,900 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Aqr Cap Management Lc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 7,337 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt, Sweden-based fund reported 35,600 shares. 14,359 were reported by Intll Grp Incorporated. 27 were accumulated by Tci Wealth Advsrs. Commercial Bank Of America De owns 0% invested in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 136,630 shares.

Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. operates as a savings and loan holding firm for Flagstar Bank, FSB that provides commercial, small business, and consumer banking services to individuals and businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.02 billion. The Company’s Community Banking segment offers various products, such as checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer and commercial loans, home builder finance loans, and warehouse lines of credit. It has a 32.29 P/E ratio. It also provides other financial services to consumer and commercial customers, including lines of credit; revolving credit; treasury management solutions; equipment leasing; inventory and accounts receivable lending; and capital markets services comprising interest rate risk protection products.

The stock increased 0.43% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $82.69. About 1.60M shares traded. YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) has risen 32.07% since May 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.52% the S&P500.

Among 29 analysts covering YUM! Brands (NYSE:YUM), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. YUM! Brands has $116 highest and $45.1 lowest target. $84.87’s average target is 2.64% above currents $82.69 stock price. YUM! Brands had 109 analyst reports since July 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS maintained YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) rating on Wednesday, July 1. UBS has “Buy” rating and $116 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) on Wednesday, October 7 with “Top Pick” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, July 11 report. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, August 4 with “Buy”. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of YUM in report on Wednesday, September 6 with “Hold” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $80 target in Friday, November 3 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 13 by Bernstein. JP Morgan maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Thursday, August 20 report. The rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co to “Outperform” on Tuesday, December 1. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, March 18 by Longbow.

Since January 22, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $194,761 activity. 2,294 YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) shares with value of $194,761 were sold by Niccol Brian R.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.99 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 48 investors sold YUM! Brands, Inc. shares while 251 reduced holdings. 88 funds opened positions while 205 raised stakes. 235.88 million shares or 1.51% less from 239.50 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0.05% of its portfolio in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) for 68,269 shares. Thrivent For Lutherans has 20,348 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Cobblestone Capital Ltd Liability Com owns 16,484 shares. Apg Asset Mngmt Nv has invested 0.08% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). 4,155 are owned by Horan Capital. Los Angeles Management Equity reported 1.34M shares or 0.6% of all its holdings. Baystate Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 1,326 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Ascend Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.77% invested in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) for 249,779 shares. Hartford Com reported 101,993 shares. 3,163 are held by Rathbone Brothers Public Limited. Amundi Pioneer Asset holds 2.13M shares or 0.27% of its portfolio. North Star Asset Mngmt has 39,051 shares for 0.29% of their portfolio. Leavell Investment Mgmt Inc has invested 0.12% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Willingdon Wealth Management reported 80 shares. Gp One Trading Ltd Partnership has invested 0.01% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM).

Analysts await YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $0.73 EPS, up 7.35% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.68 per share. YUM’s profit will be $235.95M for 28.32 P/E if the $0.73 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.90 actual EPS reported by YUM! Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -18.89% negative EPS growth.

YUM! Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants. The company has market cap of $26.73 billion. The firm operates in three divisions: the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, and the Taco Bell Division. It has a 21.93 P/E ratio. The Company’s restaurants prepare, package, and sell a menu of food items.

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