HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) Director Robert E. James purchased 1,075 shares of HomeTrust Bancshares stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 4th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $18.65 per share, for a total transaction of $20,048.75. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 926 shares in the company, valued at approximately $17,269.90. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) opened at 19.70 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $339.00 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.95 and a beta of 0.19. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $18.52 and a 200-day moving average of $18.72. HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. has a 12 month low of $16.97 and a 12 month high of $20.98.

Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in HomeTrust Bancshares during the third quarter valued at about $105,000. BlackRock Advisors LLC raised its stake in HomeTrust Bancshares by 33.7% in the third quarter. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 10,517 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $195,000 after buying an additional 2,651 shares during the period. Brookstone Capital Management acquired a new stake in HomeTrust Bancshares during the third quarter valued at about $222,000. Aperio Group LLC raised its stake in HomeTrust Bancshares by 6.7% in the third quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 13,838 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $256,000 after buying an additional 872 shares during the period. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in HomeTrust Bancshares by 1.4% in the third quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 21,583 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $399,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. 59.58% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Separately, FIG Partners restated a “market-perform” rating on shares of HomeTrust Bancshares in a research report on Thursday, September 22nd.

HomeTrust Bancshares Company Profile

HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company operates through HomeTrust Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a federally chartered mutual savings bank with 20 retail offices located in North Carolina. The business of the Bank is conducted through its seven operating divisions: HomeTrust Bank, Cherryville Federal Bank, Home Savings Bank of Eden, Industrial Federal Bank of Lexington, Shelby Savings Bank, Tryon Federal Bank and Rutherford County Bank.

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