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United Community Banks, Inc. (UCBI) Reaches $33.60 52-Week High; Numeric Investors Boosted Horace Mann Educators N (HMN) Stake By $849,200

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Numeric Investors Llc increased Horace Mann Educators Corp N (HMN) stake by 27.57% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Numeric Investors Llc acquired 19,300 shares as Horace Mann Educators Corp N (HMN)’s stock declined 5.32%. The Numeric Investors Llc holds 89,300 shares with $3.94M value, up from 70,000 last quarter. Horace Mann Educators Corp N now has $1.83 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.07% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $44.72. About 11,709 shares traded. Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) has risen 5.82% since May 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.73% the S&P500.

The stock of United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) hit a new 52-week high and has $34.61 target or 3.00% above today’s $33.60 share price. The 9 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $2.66B company. The 1-year high was reported on May, 21 by Barchart.com. If the $34.61 price target is reached, the company will be worth $79.77 million more. The stock increased 1.33% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $33.6. About 62,621 shares traded. United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) has risen 17.47% since May 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.92% the S&P500.

Since March 6, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $316,642 activity. CONKLIN BRET A sold $125,767 worth of stock.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.25 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.22, from 1.47 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 10 investors sold HMN shares while 53 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 39.92 million shares or 2.67% less from 41.01 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & holds 1.05% of its portfolio in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) for 455,724 shares. Dean Investment Assoc Limited Liability owns 76,195 shares. Comerica Bancorporation reported 61,910 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Jpmorgan Chase accumulated 477,558 shares. Profund Advsrs Limited Company has invested 0.01% in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN). Bragg Advsrs holds 79,872 shares. Employees Retirement Of Texas invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN). Kennedy Mgmt Inc holds 137,247 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa invested in 21,634 shares. Glenmede Na invested in 1,376 shares or 0% of the stock. Raymond James & Assocs holds 0% or 6,863 shares. Segall Bryant & Hamill Ltd Liability accumulated 7,219 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn stated it has 277,898 shares. Nuveen Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) for 395,254 shares. Moreover, Geode Capital Ltd Liability Co has 0.01% invested in Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN).

Another recent and important Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Horace Mann Educators’ (HMN) CEO Marita Zuraitis on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 06, 2018.

Among 4 analysts covering Horace Mann Educators Corp (NYSE:HMN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Horace Mann Educators Corp had 11 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, August 17. As per Tuesday, September 5, the company rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Thursday, February 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Janney Capital to “Buy”. JMP Securities initiated Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) on Tuesday, November 10 with “Market Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Monday, December 4. The rating was upgraded by Wood on Tuesday, September 5 to “Market Perform”. The stock of Horace Mann Educators Corporation (NYSE:HMN) earned “Sell” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, May 26. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Wednesday, February 7. The firm earned “” rating on Tuesday, April 11 by Wood. Wood maintained it with “Sell” rating and $37 target in Monday, May 29 report.

Numeric Investors Llc decreased American Assets Tr Inc (NYSE:AAT) stake by 11,000 shares to 509,014 valued at $19.47M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Financial Instns Inc (NASDAQ:FISI) stake by 27,910 shares and now owns 153,473 shares. Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) was reduced too.

United Community Banks, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for United Community Bank that provides retail and corporate banking services to individuals and businesses. The company has market cap of $2.66 billion. It offers various deposit accounts, such as checking accounts, savings and time deposits accounts, NOW accounts, money market deposits, and certificates of deposit. It has a 36.6 P/E ratio. The firm also provides secured and unsecured loans that include commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, commercial construction, residential construction and mortgage, consumer installment, and indirect auto loans, as well as home equity lines of credits and fixed and adjustable-rate home mortgage loans.

Among 9 analysts covering United Community Banks Inc (NASDAQ:UCBI), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. United Community Banks Inc had 19 analyst reports since January 21, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 27 by Stephens. The stock of United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) has “Market Perform” rating given on Thursday, October 27 by Hovde Group. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, January 8 by SunTrust. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 16 by FIG Partners. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 9 by Sandler O’Neill. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Wood. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, July 28. The firm has “Strong Buy” rating by Raymond James given on Thursday, October 6. Raymond James maintained United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) on Thursday, July 27 with “Strong Buy” rating. SunTrust maintained it with “Buy” rating and $35.0 target in Tuesday, November 28 report.

More important recent United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “United Community Banks’ (UCBI) CEO Jimmy Tallent on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on April 25, 2018, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “United Community Banks, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend Increase”, Seekingalpha.com published: “KS Bancorp: Shareholders Should Reject The Proposal Of Conversion To Delaware Corporation And Pressure The …” on May 16, 2018. More interesting news about United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “United Community Banks, Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings” with publication date: April 24, 2018.

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