Brokerage firm Keefe Bruyette & Woods Maintains its rating on Lakeland Financial Corporation(NASDAQ:LKFN). In a research note issued to the investors, the brokerage major Lowers the price-target to $32.00 per share. The shares have been rated Market Perform. The rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods was issued on Aug 9, 2016.
In a different note, On Jul 27, 2016, Keefe Bruyette & Woods said it Maintains its rating on Lakeland Financial Corporation. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $45.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Market Perform’ by the firm. DA Davidson said it Initiates Coverage on Lakeland Financial Corporation, according to a research note issued on Jul 21, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On Jun 13, 2016, Stephens & Co. said it Downgrades its rating on Lakeland Financial Corporation. The shares have been rated ‘Equal-weight’ by the firm.
Lakeland Financial Corporation (LKFN) shares turned negative on Wednesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.06 points or -0.17% at a volume of 38,974. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $35.47. The peak price level was also seen at $35.47 while the days lowest was $35.03. Finally the shares closed at $35.23. The 52-week high of the shares is $37.74 while the 52-week low is $26.006666. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $883 M.
Lakeland Financial Corporation(LKFN) last announced its earnings results on Jul 25, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $37.34M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $36.85M. Earnings per share were $0.76. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.71.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Jun 17, 2016, Brian J Smith (director) purchased 107 shares at $46.93 per share price.Also, On May 6, 2016, Charles E Niemier (director) purchased 612 shares at $47.33 per share price.On Feb 26, 2016, M Scott Welch (director) purchased 40 shares at $41.40 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Lakeland Financial Corporation (Lakeland Financial) is a bank holding company. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiary Lake City Bank provides an array of products and services throughout its Northern and Central Indiana markets. The Company offers commercial and consumer banking services as well as trust and wealth management brokerage and treasury management commercial services. The Company serves a range of industries including among others manufacturing agriculture construction retail services healthcare and transportation. The Company provides commercial retail trust and investment management services to its customers. The Banks activities cover all phases of commercial banking including deposit products commercial and consumer lending retail and merchant credit card services corporate treasury management services and wealth advisory trust and brokerage services.