Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (PB)’s Chief Financial Officer David Hollaway Sold 5000 shares of the Company; BIOMERIEUX 69 MARCY LETOILE ORD (BMXMF) Shorts Raised By 106.34%

As reported in a legal document that was filled with the Washington-based SEC on February 01, 2018, David Hollaway an insider in Prosperity Bancshares Inc and currently Chief Financial Officer, sold shares worth $381,600 U.S. Dollars in the Pinksheet-listed company. He sold 5,000 shares, at average $76.3 per share. Currently, David Hollaway holds 173,326 shares or 0.25% of Prosperity Bancshares Inc’s market capitalization.

BIOMERIEUX 69 MARCY LETOILE ORD (OTCMKTS:BMXMF) had an increase of 106.34% in short interest. BMXMF’s SI was 58,600 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 106.34% from 28,400 shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 586 days are for BIOMERIEUX 69 MARCY LETOILE ORD (OTCMKTS:BMXMF)’s short sellers to cover BMXMF’s short positions. It closed at $94.2 lastly. It is down 0.00% since February 1, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.36, from 1.21 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 28 investors sold Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. shares while 82 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 70 raised stakes. 51.57 million shares or 4.33% more from 49.43 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Citigroup stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB). Riverhead Capital Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.06% invested in Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB). Liberty Mutual Asset Mngmt reported 0.07% in Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB). 110,884 were accumulated by California State Teachers Retirement. South Dakota Inv Council reported 138,284 shares. Lenox Wealth Management accumulated 875 shares. Metropolitan Life Communication reported 65,280 shares stake. Vanguard Group Inc has invested 0.02% in Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB). First Republic Invest Mngmt invested in 14,206 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Ubs Asset Americas reported 50,662 shares. Suntrust Banks, a Georgia-based fund reported 3,577 shares. North Star Inv Mgmt Corporation holds 1,248 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.11% in Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB). Texas Permanent School Fund stated it has 50,730 shares. 6,505 were reported by Panagora Asset Management.

Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. operates as bank holding firm for the Prosperity Bank that provides a range of retail and commercial banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, and consumers. The company has market cap of $5.27 billion. The firm offers various deposit products, including demand, savings, money market, and time accounts. It has a 19.36 P/E ratio. It also provides one to four family residential mortgage loans, commercial mortgage and multifamily residential loans, commercial and industrial loans, agricultural real estate loans, and non-real estate agricultural loans, as well as construction, land development, and other land loans; consumer loans, such as automobile, recreational vehicle, boat, home improvement, personal, and deposit account collateralized loans; and consumer durables and home equity loans, as well as debit and credit cards.

Since August 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $669,006 activity. STEELHAMMER ROBERT H sold $300,000 worth of stock. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $61,480 was made by Henderson Leah on Thursday, August 24.

Among 21 analysts covering Prosperity Bancshares (NYSE:PB), 4 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 19% are positive. Prosperity Bancshares has $85.0 highest and $46 lowest target. $69.78’s average target is -7.98% below currents $75.83 stock price. Prosperity Bancshares had 57 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 26 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital on Thursday, August 3 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Buy” on Tuesday, January 2. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Hold” rating and $70.5 target in Thursday, October 26 report. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, August 26 by Sterne Agee CRT. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Tuesday, July 28 by FBR Capital. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal-Weight”. The stock of Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 7 by RBC Capital Markets. Wedbush initiated Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB) on Friday, October 7 with “Neutral” rating. Evercore upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, June 9 report.

The stock increased 0.05% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $75.83. About 194,637 shares traded. Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. (NYSE:PB) has risen 27.06% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.36% the S&P500.

bioMérieux S.A. provides in vitro diagnostics solutions that determine the source of disease and contamination to enhance patient health and consumer safety worldwide. The company has market cap of $10.34 billion. The firm offers reagents, instruments, software, and services for diagnosing infectious diseases, healthcare-associated infections, antimicrobial resistance, sepsis, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, hepatitis, acute care and cardiovascular emergencies, and cancer; and for detecting microorganisms in agri-food, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and cosmetic products. It has a 46.15 P/E ratio. The Company’s technologies and systems include clinical microbiology products, such as automated VITEK 2 system and Etest for the identification of bacteria and analysis of their susceptibility to antibiotics; VITEK MS, a mass spectrometry system for the identification of bacteria, fungi, and mycobacteria; culture media products; BacT/ALERT for the culture and detection of bacteria present in blood; lab solutions; and molecular diagnostics products.