Impact of Brokerage Rating on BankUnited, Inc.(BKU)

Many BankUnited, Inc.(BKU) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. BankUnited was Upgraded by Hovde Group on Feb 14, 2017 to Outperform, Price Target of the shares are set at $44.BankUnited was Initiated by FIG Partners to Market Perform on Dec 1, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 12, 2016, Jeffrey Starr (Officer of Subsidiary) sold 5,000 shares at 37.57 per share price.On Dec 12, 2016, Eugene F Demark (director) sold 1,000 shares at 37.54 per share price.On Aug 1, 2016, Mark Bagnoli (Officer of Subsidiary) sold 2,000 shares at 30.11 per share price.

BankUnited Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05. Analyst had a consensus of $0.54. The company had revenue of $256.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $254.42 million. The companys revenue was up 10.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 EPS.

BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 1.8 by 10 Brokerage Firm. 5 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 2 stock experts have also suggested a buy rating. 3 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.

BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU): 9 Brokerage firm Analysts have agreed with the mean estimate for the short term price target of $38.89 in BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU). However, the stock price could fluctuate by $ 5.28 from the estimate as it is suggested by the standard deviation reading. The higher estimate has been put at $45 price target with the lower price estimate is calculated at $29

BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) rose 3.37% or 1.31 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $39.31 the stock was seen hitting $40.24 as a peak level and $38.95 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $40.15. The daily volume was measured at 1,620,410 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $40.24 and the 52-week low is $27.85. The company has a market cap of $4,182 million.

BankUnited, Inc. through its subsidiaries provides various financial products and services to commercial and consumer customers in the United States. Products and services offered by the bank includes checking accounts, money market deposit accounts, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and loan portfolio comprises small business loans, residential mortgage loans, commercial and residential real estate loans, equipment loans, term loans, asset-backed loans, letters of credit, commercial lines of credit, and lease financing, as well as consumer loans consisting of home equity loans, auto, boat, and personal installment loans. It also provides wealth management products, such as mutual funds, annuities, life insurance, and individual securities; and succession planning, estate planning, and financial planning services to individuals and business owners. BankUnited, Inc. is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.


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