Citizens Financial Group Inc (CFG) : Scout Investments scooped up 1,633,120 additional shares in Citizens Financial Group Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 8, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 4,354,895 shares of Citizens Financial Group Inc which is valued at $101,904,543.Citizens Financial Group Inc makes up approximately 2.71% of Scout Investments’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Blair William Coil reduced its stake in CFG by selling 759 shares or 5.94% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 12,015 shares of CFG which is valued at $281,151.First Trust Advisors Lp boosted its stake in CFG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 636,101 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,030,909 shares of Citizens Financial Group Inc which is valued at $24,112,962. Citizens Financial Group Inc makes up approx 0.07% of First Trust Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Quantbot Technologies Lp boosted its stake in CFG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 247,219 additional shares and now holds a total of 338,009 shares of Citizens Financial Group Inc which is valued at $7,591,682. Citizens Financial Group Inc makes up approx 0.78% of Quantbot Technologies Lp’s portfolio.Ftb Advisors boosted its stake in CFG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 448 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,420 shares of Citizens Financial Group Inc which is valued at $54,039. Citizens Financial Group Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Ftb Advisors’s portfolio. Quantres Asset Management Ltd sold out all of its stake in CFG during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 24,700 shares of CFG which is valued $538,460.
Citizens Financial Group Inc opened for trading at $23.42 and hit $23.68 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $23.54, with a gain of 1.16% or 0.27 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 44,91,218 shares. Company has a market cap of $12,228 M.
On the company’s financial health, Citizens Financial Group Inc reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jul 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.44. The company had revenue of $1278.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1263.39 million. The company’s revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.40 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Citizens Financial Group Inc. Citizens Financial Group Inc was Upgraded by Wells Fargo to ” Outperform” on May 13, 2016.
Citizens Financial Group Inc. is a retail bank holding company in the United States. The Company offers a range of retail and commercial banking products and services to individuals institutions and companies. The Company operates approximately 1200 branches in an 11-state footprint across the New England Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions. The Company serves the financial needs of customers and prospects through its online telephone and mobile banking platforms. It also maintains over 100 retail and commercial non-branch offices located both in the Companys banking footprint and in eleven other states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates in two segments: Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking. The Companys subsidiaries are Citizens Bank N.A. (CBNA) and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania (CBPA).