CIT Group (CIT) : Canada Pension Plan Investment Board scooped up 4,118,157 additional shares in CIT Group during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 4,132,920 shares of CIT Group which is valued at $142,792,386.CIT Group makes up approximately 0.55% of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Delphi Private Advisors added CIT to its portfolio by purchasing 35 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,209. Tlp Group sold out all of its stake in CIT during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 20,200 shares of CIT which is valued $709,222. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc sold out all of its stake in CIT during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 10,998 shares of CIT which is valued $386,580.Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company Ltd boosted its stake in CIT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,823 additional shares and now holds a total of 14,583 shares of CIT Group which is valued at $503,988. CIT Group makes up approx 0.01% of Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company Ltd’s portfolio.Daiwa Securities Group boosted its stake in CIT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 600 additional shares and now holds a total of 4,700 shares of CIT Group which is valued at $161,539.
CIT Group opened for trading at $36.27 and hit $36.73 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $36.34, with a gain of 0.55% or 0.2 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,09,671 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,340 M.
On the company’s financial health, CIT Group reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.12 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.78. The company had revenue of $645.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $628.85 million. The company’s revenue was up 58.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.66 EPS.
CIT Group Inc. is a bank holding company (BHC) which provides financing leasing and advisory services principally to middle market companies. The Company operates in two segments: Transportation and International Finance (TIF) provider of leasing and financing solutions to operators and suppliers in the global aviation and railcar industries and North American Commercial Finance (NACF). which consists of four divisions: Commercial Services Corporate Finance Equipment Finance and Real Estate Finance. Commercial Services provides factoring receivable management products and secured financing to businesses. Corporate Finance provides a range of financing options and offers advisory services to small and medium size companies. Equipment Finance provides leasing and equipment loan solutions to small businesses and middle market companies. Real Estate Finance provides senior secured commercial real estate loans to developers and other commercial real estate professionals.