Analysts See $0.64 EPS for MB Financial Inc (MBFI)

July 18, 2017 - By Peter Erickson

 Analysts See $0.64 EPS for MB Financial Inc (MBFI)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.33, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 17 investors sold MB Financial Inc shares while 51 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. 60.44 million shares or 6.23% more from 56.89 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Blair William Il has invested 0.07% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). The United Kingdom-based Hsbc Hldgs Public Llc has invested 0% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Glenmede Tru Na reported 0% of its portfolio in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Century Capital Limited Com accumulated 94,345 shares or 0.58% of the stock. Legal General Group Inc Public Limited Co reported 36,899 shares. Capstone Fincl Advisors Inc has invested 1.36% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Weaver C Barksdale Associate reported 0.01% of its portfolio in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Ontario – Canada-based Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada has invested 0.02% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Svcs Automobile Association, a Texas-based fund reported 284,300 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins New York holds 0.04% or 116,913 shares. Blackrock Incorporated has invested 0% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI). Fmr Ltd Company stated it has 1.89 million shares. Brown Brothers Harriman And Co holds 13,236 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Old Second Savings Bank Of Aurora has 18,943 shares for 0.4% of their portfolio. Profund Advsr Ltd Liability Co holds 0.04% in MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI) or 16,844 shares.

Since February 3, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 sales for $2.05 million activity. 18 shares were sold by Daniels C. Bryan, worth $796. $216,542 worth of stock was sold by HALLENE JAMES N on Friday, June 9. On Tuesday, March 7 the insider YORK JILL E sold $225,802. $223,850 worth of stock was sold by MAY KAREN J on Friday, March 3. The insider Wildman Brian J sold 5,382 shares worth $241,766. The insider FEIGER MITCHELL sold $515,570.

Analysts await MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI) to report earnings on July, 19. They expect $0.64 earnings per share, up 10.34 % or $0.06 from last year’s $0.58 per share. MBFI’s profit will be $52.57M for 16.60 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.60 actual earnings per share reported by MB Financial Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.67 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $42.49. About shares traded. MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI) has risen 21.72% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.02% the S&P500.

MB Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MBFI) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering MB Financial (NASDAQ:MBFI), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. MB Financial had 21 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Hovde Group with “Market Perform” on Monday, September 21. DA Davidson maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $43 target in Friday, August 26 report. As per Friday, June 10, the company rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, June 1 report. The company was initiated on Friday, September 16 by JMP Securities. The stock has “Mkt Perform” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, January 30. As per Tuesday, January 12, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Monday, October 19. As per Tuesday, January 26, the company rating was maintained by Hovde Group. The rating was downgraded by Sandler O’Neill on Friday, August 26 to “Hold”.

MB Financial, Inc. is a financial holding company. The company has market cap of $3.49 billion. The Company’s divisions include banking, leasing and mortgage banking. It has a 18.88 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, the Company’s primary market was the Chicago metropolitan area, in which the Company operated 95 banking offices through its bank subsidiary, MB Financial Bank, N.A. (MB Financial Bank).

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