Century Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNBKA) major shareholder James J. Filler acquired 211 shares of Century Bancorp stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 26th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $76.32 per share, with a total value of $16,103.52. Following the completion of the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 579,978 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $44,263,920.96. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Shares of Century Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ CNBKA) traded up 0.44% on Friday, hitting $80.10. 11,389 shares of the stock were exchanged. Century Bancorp, Inc. has a 12 month low of $44.55 and a 12 month high of $80.45. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $66.59 and a 200 day moving average price of $63.93. The company has a market cap of $445.92 million, a PE ratio of 16.37 and a beta of 0.69.

Century Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNBKA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 11th. The bank reported $1.47 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $26.40 million during the quarter. Century Bancorp had a net margin of 22.46% and a return on equity of 11.18%. Equities analysts forecast that Century Bancorp, Inc. will post $2.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Century Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Prudential Financial Inc. grew its position in shares of Century Bancorp by 1.4% in the 2nd quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 7,420 shares of the bank’s stock worth $472,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the period. Acadian Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of Century Bancorp by 0.8% in the 2nd quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 15,136 shares of the bank’s stock worth $961,000 after buying an additional 115 shares during the period. ZPR Investment Management grew its position in shares of Century Bancorp by 2.7% in the 2nd quarter. ZPR Investment Management now owns 4,815 shares of the bank’s stock worth $306,000 after buying an additional 125 shares during the period. Strs Ohio grew its position in shares of Century Bancorp by 2.5% in the 2nd quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 8,100 shares of the bank’s stock worth $515,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. Finally, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. grew its position in shares of Century Bancorp by 4.2% in the 2nd quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. now owns 9,850 shares of the bank’s stock worth $626,000 after buying an additional 400 shares during the period. 36.54% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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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