Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:uvsp) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 7th will be given a dividend of 0.20 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, January 2nd. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 5th.

Shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:UVSP) opened at 28.15 on Monday. Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania has a 12-month low of $18.42 and a 12-month high of $28.40. The firm has a market capitalization of $748.06 million, a PE ratio of 30.43 and a beta of 0.64. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $24.67 and its 200-day moving average price is $22.34.

Dividend History for Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:uvsp)

In other news, insider Philip C. Jackson sold 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.10, for a total transaction of $231,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, Director Thomas M. Petro sold 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.27, for a total value of $545,400.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 139,931 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,815,918.37. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 4.96% of the company’s stock.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania by 170.9% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,163 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 3,257 shares during the period. Barclays PLC boosted its stake in shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania by 19,277.5% in the second quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 7,751 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $163,000 after buying an additional 7,711 shares during the period. BlackRock Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania by 4.8% in the second quarter. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 9,619 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $202,000 after buying an additional 438 shares during the period. BlackRock Group LTD boosted its stake in shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania by 54.7% in the third quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 8,732 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $204,000 after buying an additional 3,088 shares during the period. Finally, Menta Capital LLC boosted its stake in shares of Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania by 8.7% in the second quarter. Menta Capital LLC now owns 12,465 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $262,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 53.80% of the company’s stock.

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About Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania

Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania is a bank holding company. The Company owns all of the capital stock of Univest Bank and Trust Co (the Bank). The Bank is a Pennsylvania state-chartered bank and trust company. The Bank is engaged in the general commercial banking business and provides a range of banking and trust services to its customers.

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