Fidelity Southern Corporation (LION) Analysts See $0.38 EPS

June 15, 2018 - By Dolores Ford

Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.36, from 1.65 in 2017Q4. It dived, as 7 investors sold Fidelity Southern Corporation shares while 35 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 17.83 million shares or 0.80% less from 17.97 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Invesco Limited holds 70,500 shares. The New York-based Indexiq Ltd Com has invested 0.06% in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). Ameritas Prtn Inc holds 1,909 shares. Manufacturers Life Insur Company The stated it has 17,442 shares or 0% of all its holdings. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement invested 0% in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). Sector Pension Inv Board, Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 13,412 shares. Price T Rowe Assoc Md invested in 0% or 13,071 shares. Stevens Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership invested 0.01% in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). Moreover, Hotchkis & Wiley Mgmt Ltd Co has 0.01% invested in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). Arizona State Retirement System owns 34,683 shares. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION). Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 9,325 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement invested in 9,800 shares. 105,898 are owned by Morgan Stanley.

Since January 5, 2018, it had 7 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $387,276 activity. Another trade for 2,365 shares valued at $56,797 was made by Lankford William C Jr on Tuesday, January 23. $366,112 worth of stock was sold by BOCKEL DAVID R on Wednesday, May 2.

Analysts expect Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION) to report $0.38 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 15.15 % from last quarter’s $0.33 EPS. LION’s profit would be $10.27M giving it 16.75 P/E if the $0.38 EPS is correct. After having $0.43 EPS previously, Fidelity Southern Corporation’s analysts see -11.63 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $25.46. About 76,525 shares traded. Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION) has risen 11.45% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.12% the S&P500.

Fidelity Southern Corporation (NASDAQ:LION) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Fidelity Southern (NASDAQ:LION), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Fidelity Southern had 4 analyst reports since December 21, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy” on Thursday, April 19. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Sandler O’Neill maintained the shares of LION in report on Monday, January 22 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, February 26.

Fidelity Southern Corporation operates as the holding firm for Fidelity Bank that provides financial services and products primarily for individuals, and small and medium-sized businesses in the metropolitan Atlanta and Jacksonville, Orlando and Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida markets. The company has market cap of $688.36 million. The firm accepts noninterest-bearing demand and interest-bearing demand accounts, including money market accounts and savings deposits; and time deposits. It has a 17.09 P/E ratio. It also offers various loans, such as commercial and industrial loans, commercial real estate loans, indirect automobile loans, real estate construction loans, and real estate mortgage loans, as well as consumer loans, including automobile loans, residential mortgage and home equity loans, and secured and unsecured personal loans.

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