Evercore Inc. (EVR)’s Insider Roger Altman Unloaded 132,578 Shares of the Company; Hahn Capital Management Lifted Its East West Bancorp (EWBC) Position

Roger Altman, the Founder and Senior Chairman of Evercore Inc, unloaded 132,578 shares of the company, valued by the market at roughly $13,340,655 U.S. Dollars, based on a market price of $100.6 for each one share. Details about the sale dated February 05, 2018, could be found freely available for public review in a form on the SEC website here. Being a significant transaction, it will probably not go a secret. Roger Altman now has ownership of 0.0000% of the company’s market cap with ownership of 2 shares. 

Hahn Capital Management Llc increased East West Bancorp (EWBC) stake by 60.58% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Hahn Capital Management Llc acquired 221,114 shares as East West Bancorp (EWBC)’s stock rose 1.19%. The Hahn Capital Management Llc holds 586,083 shares with $35.04B value, up from 364,969 last quarter. East West Bancorp now has $9.04B valuation. The stock decreased 5.00% or $3.29 during the last trading session, reaching $62.51. About 832,173 shares traded. East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) has risen 46.25% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.55% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.20, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 31 investors sold EWBC shares while 116 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 127 raised stakes. 124.37 million shares or 0.88% more from 123.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Korea-based Korea Inv Corporation has invested 0.05% in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC). Counselors Of Maryland Limited Liability Co stated it has 0.02% in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC). Geode Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 1.35M shares or 0.03% of the stock. Moreover, Cap Fund Mngmt Sa has 0.07% invested in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC). Blair William Il has 0.01% invested in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC). Df Dent And Inc has invested 0.01% in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC). State Bank Of Montreal Can invested in 0% or 57,081 shares. First Wilshire Securities Inc holds 3.3% or 194,661 shares in its portfolio. 122,473 are owned by Brandywine Investment Llc. Creative Planning owns 18,366 shares. Alps holds 0.01% or 18,162 shares. Cadence Management Llc owns 0.02% invested in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) for 5,457 shares. First Tru Advsr LP owns 1.10 million shares or 0.17% of their US portfolio. Cipher Capital Lp accumulated 32,095 shares or 0.14% of the stock. Nordea Invest Mngmt, a Sweden-based fund reported 4,580 shares.

Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $1.16 million activity. 1,916 East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) shares with value of $107,239 were sold by Estrada Rudolph. On Monday, January 29 LIU JACK C sold $137,000 worth of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) or 2,000 shares. LI HERMAN Y sold $610,000 worth of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) on Tuesday, October 24. On Tuesday, December 19 KRAUSE DOUGLAS PAUL sold $306,286 worth of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) or 5,000 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering East West Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. East West Bancorp Inc. has $77.0 highest and $41 lowest target. $64.62’s average target is 3.38% above currents $62.51 stock price. East West Bancorp Inc. had 45 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Friday, July 22 by Macquarie Research. The stock of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 23 by SunTrust. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) on Friday, June 23 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, September 25 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $69 target in Wednesday, December 13 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, January 14. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 20 by Piper Jaffray. As per Monday, July 24, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Sandler O’Neill maintained East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) on Thursday, January 4 with “Buy” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) on Friday, October 20 with “Market Perform” rating.

Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $1.65 million activity. Another trade for 22,000 shares valued at $1.65M was sold by Walsh Robert B.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.33, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 28 investors sold Evercore Inc. shares while 98 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 35.87 million shares or 4.07% less from 37.39 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fund Sa invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). California Pub Employees Retirement System owns 88,385 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Laurion Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). Hanseatic Serv stated it has 29 shares. Panagora Asset Management Incorporated has 0.2% invested in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). Credit Suisse Ag reported 0.01% stake. The New York-based Citigroup has invested 0% in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). U S Global owns 20,200 shares for 0.6% of their portfolio. Mckinley Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Company Delaware has invested 0.66% of its portfolio in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). Bessemer Group Inc Inc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR). Origin Asset Ltd Liability Partnership reported 102,088 shares. Gsa Prtn Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 0.02% or 3,784 shares. Renaissance Group Inc Limited Com holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) for 4,385 shares. National Bank & Trust Of America De holds 0.01% in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) or 527,292 shares. Principal Fin Grp Inc Inc owns 0.03% invested in Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) for 328,813 shares.

Among 11 analysts covering Evercore Partners (NYSE:EVR), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. Evercore Partners has $115.0 highest and $46 lowest target. $82.22’s average target is -12.58% below currents $94.05 stock price. Evercore Partners had 29 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, March 16 by Craig Hallum. UBS maintained the shares of EVR in report on Thursday, February 4 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 10 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was initiated by Bank of America on Wednesday, December 14 with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Wednesday, January 31. UBS upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $105.0 target in Tuesday, January 9 report. As per Friday, November 18, the company rating was downgraded by JMP Securities. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, May 26 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. As per Monday, October 12, the company rating was maintained by Susquehanna. The stock of Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) earned “Mkt Perform” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, March 27.

Analysts await Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $1.40 EPS, down 2.10% or $0.03 from last year’s $1.43 per share. EVR’s profit will be $59.51 million for 16.79 P/E if the $1.40 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.22 actual EPS reported by Evercore Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 14.75% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 5.57% or $5.55 during the last trading session, reaching $94.05. About 1.06 million shares traded or 166.40% up from the average. Evercore Inc. (NYSE:EVR) has risen 42.28% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.58% the S&P500.

Evercore Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent investment banking advisory firm in the United States, Europe, Latin America, and internationally. The company has market cap of $4.00 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Investment Banking and Investment Management. It has a 33.59 P/E ratio. The Investment Banking segment provides advisory services on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, leveraged buyouts, and similar corporate finance matters; capital markets advice relating to debt and equity securities; and services related to securities underwriting, private placement services, and commissions for agency equity trading services and equity research.