Carroll Financial Associates Inc. increased its stake in F.N.B. Corp (NYSE:FNB) by 13.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 15,788 shares of the bank’s stock after buying an additional 1,811 shares during the quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc.’s holdings in F.N.B. were worth $167,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of FNB. Vista Investment Management lifted its holdings in F.N.B. by 5.5% during the fourth quarter. Vista Investment Management now owns 18,806 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $185,000 after purchasing an additional 979 shares during the last quarter. BB&T Securities LLC lifted its holdings in F.N.B. by 0.9% during the fourth quarter. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 118,238 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $1,163,000 after purchasing an additional 1,081 shares during the last quarter. Gabelli Funds LLC lifted its holdings in F.N.B. by 1.9% during the fourth quarter. Gabelli Funds LLC now owns 66,000 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $649,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the last quarter. Fagan Associates Inc. lifted its holdings in F.N.B. by 3.7% during the fourth quarter. Fagan Associates Inc. now owns 35,840 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $353,000 after purchasing an additional 1,275 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund lifted its holdings in F.N.B. by 1.3% during the fourth quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 129,365 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $1,273,000 after purchasing an additional 1,604 shares during the last quarter. 78.78% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

In other news, Director William B. Campbell sold 2,900 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.95, for a total transaction of $34,655.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 82,240 shares in the company, valued at $982,768. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Mary Jo Dively purchased 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 5th. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.81 per share, for a total transaction of $35,430.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 17,900 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $211,399. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Corporate insiders own 0.59% of the company’s stock.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of F.N.B. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, April 12th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $15.25.

Shares of FNB opened at $11.27 on Monday. F.N.B. Corp has a twelve month low of $9.35 and a twelve month high of $14.19. The stock has a market cap of $3.65 billion, a PE ratio of 9.97, a P/E/G ratio of 1.02 and a beta of 1.21. The company has a current ratio of 0.82, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.14.

F.N.B. (NYSE:FNB) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 22nd. The bank reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.02. F.N.B. had a return on equity of 8.42% and a net margin of 25.65%. The firm had revenue of $300.67 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $303.18 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.24 earnings per share. As a group, sell-side analysts predict that F.N.B. Corp will post 1.16 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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F.N.B. Company Profile

F.N.B. Corporation, a financial holding company, provides a range of financial services primarily to consumers, corporations, governments, and small- to medium-sized businesses. The company operates through three segments: Community Banking, Wealth Management, and Insurance. It offers commercial banking solutions, including corporate and small business banking, investment real estate financing, business credit, capital market, and lease financing services.

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