Fulton Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FULT) insider Curtis J. Myers sold 9,068 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.61, for a total transaction of $159,687.48. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website.

Curtis J. Myers also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, August 29th, Curtis J. Myers sold 15,580 shares of Fulton Financial Corp. stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.34, for a total transaction of $223,417.20.

Fulton Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FULT) remained flat at $17.55 during trading on Thursday. The company had a trading volume of 902,376 shares. The firm has a market cap of $3040.91 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.29 and a beta of 0.96. Fulton Financial Corp. has a 52 week low of $11.48 and a 52 week high of $17.98. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $15.02 and its 200-day moving average is $14.17.

Fulton Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FULT) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 18th. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. Fulton Financial Corp. had a net margin of 20.23% and a return on equity of 7.57%. The firm earned $130.57 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $136.49 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.20 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 23.4% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Fulton Financial Corp. will post $0.93 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on FULT shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Fulton Financial Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price target for the company in a research note on Tuesday, September 20th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “market perform” rating on shares of Fulton Financial Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th. Hovde Group started coverage on shares of Fulton Financial Corp. in a research note on Monday, September 12th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $16.00 price target for the company. Finally, FBR & Co reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Fulton Financial Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. Fulton Financial Corp. presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $15.00.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp. by 5.2% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 13,548,422 shares of the company’s stock worth $182,902,000 after buying an additional 673,829 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp. by 3.8% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 13,009,839 shares of the company’s stock worth $175,633,000 after buying an additional 480,635 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp. by 6.1% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 9,400,145 shares of the company’s stock worth $136,490,000 after buying an additional 540,610 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. boosted its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp. by 0.8% in the third quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 5,273,497 shares of the company’s stock worth $76,571,000 after buying an additional 40,522 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in shares of Fulton Financial Corp. by 6.2% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 3,613,949 shares of the company’s stock worth $48,789,000 after buying an additional 211,857 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 59.02% of the company’s stock.

Fulton Financial Corp. Company Profile

Fulton Financial Corporation is a multi-bank financial holding company. The Company provides a range of banking and financial services to businesses and consumers through its banking subsidiaries: Fulton Bank, N.A., Fulton Bank of New Jersey, The Columbia Bank, Lafayette Ambassador Bank, FNB Bank, N.A.

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