Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG) Reaches $17.00 After 5.00% Up Move; Ejf Capital Increased Flagstar Bancorp (FBC) Stake By $15.18 Million

January 14, 2018 - By Migdalia James

Ejf Capital Llc increased Flagstar Bancorp Inc (FBC) stake by 57.85% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ejf Capital Llc acquired 433,841 shares as Flagstar Bancorp Inc (FBC)’s stock rose 1.37%. The Ejf Capital Llc holds 1.18M shares with $42.00M value, up from 750,000 last quarter. Flagstar Bancorp Inc now has $2.22B valuation. The stock decreased 1.25% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $38.75. About 231,438 shares traded or 46.08% up from the average. Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) has risen 24.05% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.35% the S&P500.

The stock of Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 6.58% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $17. About 481,088 shares traded or 86.88% up from the average. Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) has risen 16.19% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.51% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $360.73M company. It was reported on Jan, 14 by Barchart.com. We have $17.85 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:DFRG worth $18.04 million more.

Among 7 analysts covering Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:DFRG), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group had 16 analyst reports since September 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Canaccord Genuity. Stephens downgraded Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) on Wednesday, November 16 to “Equal-Weight” rating. Raymond James maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $16 target in Monday, October 16 report. The stock of Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, September 28 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, January 10 by Stephens. Credit Suisse upgraded Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) on Tuesday, November 29 to “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, November 9. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, February 27 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Hold” on Tuesday, July 26.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.7 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.97, from 1.67 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 22 investors sold Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. shares while 32 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 29 raised stakes. 20.16 million shares or 2.49% less from 20.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bessemer Group Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) for 48,100 shares. Ameriprise Incorporated owns 0% invested in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) for 31,574 shares. Geode Mgmt Limited holds 198,720 shares. Barclays Public Llc has invested 0% in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG). Fidelity Natl Fin invested in 1.16M shares or 3.71% of the stock. Moreover, Nationwide Fund Advisors has 0% invested in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) for 32,055 shares. Lsv Asset Management has invested 0.01% in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG). Vanguard Gru Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG). The Maryland-based Brown Advisory has invested 0% in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG). Cornerstone Cap Mngmt Holding Limited Liability invested in 0.01% or 63,000 shares. 14,648 are owned by Amer Grp. Citadel Advsrs Ltd Liability Company holds 0% or 99,610 shares. Goldman Sachs Inc has 0% invested in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) for 26,121 shares. Comerica State Bank stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG). Rhumbline Advisers reported 26,257 shares.

Analysts await Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG) to report earnings on February, 23. They expect $0.41 earnings per share, up 10.81% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.37 per share. DFRG’s profit will be $8.70M for 10.37 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.03 actual earnings per share reported by Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1,466.67% EPS growth.

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. develops, owns, and operates restaurants in the United States. The company has market cap of $360.73 million. It owns and operates restaurants under the Del FriscoÂ’s Double Eagle Steak House, SullivanÂ’s Steakhouse, and Del FriscoÂ’s Grille brand names. It has a 35.34 P/E ratio. The firm offers steaks, as well as other menu selections, such as chops and fresh seafood.

Among 10 analysts covering Flagstar Bancorp (NYSE:FBC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Flagstar Bancorp had 28 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, February 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Piper Jaffray to “Overweight”. On Tuesday, July 25 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy”. On Tuesday, June 13 the stock rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood with “Buy”. On Wednesday, July 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Wood to “Market Perform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by FBR Capital. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Friday, October 30 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, December 21. The stock of Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by PiperJaffray. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, October 11 by Wedbush.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 10 investors sold FBC shares while 38 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 55.79 million shares or 1.54% more from 54.95 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, California Pub Employees Retirement has 0% invested in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 27,367 shares. Loomis Sayles & Com LP holds 1,004 shares. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 2,564 shares. Panagora Asset Mgmt Inc has invested 0.04% in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC). Credit Suisse Ag, Switzerland-based fund reported 25,250 shares. Jacobs Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com owns 2.2% invested in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 325,000 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur Ny holds 13,647 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% or 2,760 shares in its portfolio. Parametric Port Associate Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 88,345 shares. Virginia-based Virginia Retirement Et Al has invested 0.01% in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC). Northern Trust, a Illinois-based fund reported 267,626 shares. Advsrs Asset Mngmt holds 0% of its portfolio in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC) for 4,647 shares. Zebra Capital Management Ltd invested 0.77% of its portfolio in Flagstar Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:FBC). Vanguard Gp Inc stated it has 2.28 million shares or 0% of all its holdings. Clarivest Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Co owns 305,248 shares or 0.24% of their US portfolio.

Ejf Capital Llc decreased Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) stake by 801,904 shares to 962,339 valued at $45.40 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Home Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:HBCP) stake by 124,215 shares and now owns 375,785 shares. Oceanfirst Finl Corp (NASDAQ:OCFC) was reduced too.

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