Century Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CNBKA) major shareholder James J. Filler acquired 500 shares of Century Bancorp stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $44.85 per share, for a total transaction of $22,425.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the insider now directly owns 531,163 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $23,822,660.55. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Shares of Century Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CNBKA) opened at 45.24 on Monday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $44.03 and its 200 day moving average price is $41.98. Century Bancorp Inc. has a 52 week low of $38.26 and a 52 week high of $45.45. The company has a market capitalization of $251.85 million, a PE ratio of 10.64 and a beta of 0.74.

Century Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNBKA) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 12th. The company reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter. Century Bancorp had a net margin of 21.57% and a return on equity of 10.84%. Equities analysts predict that Century Bancorp Inc. will post $2.31 EPS for the current year.

Century Bancorp Company Profile

Century Bancorp, Inc is a state-chartered bank holding company. The Company has a banking subsidiary: Century Bank and Trust Company (the Bank). The Company offers a range of services to commercial enterprises, state and local Governments and agencies, non-profit organizations and individuals. It operates approximately 30 banking offices in 20 cities and towns in Massachusetts, ranging from Braintree in the south to Andover in the north.

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