November 23, 2016 - By whatsonthorold
Two days ago, the director of Eastern Virginia Bankshares Inc, Mr. William Cox, made a purchase of 29 shares, amounting to $257 U.S Dollars, which is based on a stock price of $8.9 for each share. Dated November 22, 2016, this surprising trade by William Cox was revealed in a form which was filed together with the (SEC). It is freely available for review here. He owns 0.17% of the -company’s market cap or 22,012 shares.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q2 2016. Its down 0.04, from 1.14 in 2016Q1. The ratio fall, as 1 funds sold all Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. shares owned while 6 reduced positions. 2 funds bought stakes while 6 increased positions. They now own 5.38 million shares or 3.15% less from 5.55 million shares in 2016Q1.
Price T Rowe Md has invested 0% of its portfolio in Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS). Blackrock Institutional Na has 68,781 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. Deprince Race Zollo reported 55,209 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Pinnacle Holdg Limited Liability has 0% invested in the company for 152,963 shares. Ejf Llc holds 0.47% or 660,784 shares in its portfolio. Geode Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Com has invested 0% of its portfolio in Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS). Wellington Mngmt Gru Ltd Liability Partnership accumulated 0% or 1.08 million shares. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd last reported 2,494 shares in the company. Moreover, Banc Funds Limited Co has 0.09% invested in Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS) for 215,078 shares. Fj Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Co last reported 461,000 shares in the company. Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada accumulated 0% or 43 shares. Cambridge Inv Rech Advisors last reported 18,338 shares in the company. Blackrock Fund Advisors, a California-based fund reported 2,713 shares. The Illinois-based Hightower has invested 0% in Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS). Mufg Americas Hldg accumulated 590 shares or 0% of the stock.
Insider Transactions: Since August 26, 2016, the stock had 4 insider purchases, and 0 insider sales for $1,169 net activity. Shares for $24 were bought by Gutin Boris. Another trade for 13 shares valued at $102 was made by SHEARIN JOE A on Friday, August 26. $674 worth of Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS) shares were bought by Biagas John Fitzgerald.
The stock increased 3.18% or $0.28 on November 22, hitting $9.09. About 54,923 shares traded hands or 147.99% up from the average. Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS) has risen 34.47% since April 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.14% the S&P500.
Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. is a bank holding company. The company has a market cap of $119.50 million. The Firm operates through its bank subsidiary, EVB . It has a 23.14 P/E ratio. EVB is a community bank focusing on small to medium-sized businesses and clients in its coastal plain markets and the emerging suburbs outside of the Richmond, Tidewater, and southern Virginia areas.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “EASTERN VA BKSH is a bank holding company. Through subsidiaries, they provide full banking services, including commercial and consumer demand and time deposit accounts, commercial and consumer loans, Visa and Mastercard revolving credit accounts, drive-in banking services and automated teller machine transactions. The area served by them is primarily the counties of Essex, Northumberland, King & Queen, King William, Richmond, Lancaster, Hanover, Gloucester, Middlesex and Caroline.”
More news for Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBS) were recently published by: Prnewswire.com, which released: “Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. Announces Plans to Relocate its Corporate ..” on June 15, 2016. Prnewswire.com‘s article titled: “Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc. Announces Completion of Acquisition of ..” and published on November 17, 2014 is yet another important article.
Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc., incorporated on October 5, 1997, is a bank holding company. The Company, through its bank subsidiary, EVB (the Bank), operates approximately 20 service branches and over two drive-in facilities in eastern Virginia, and a loan production office in Chesterfield County. EVB is a community bank focusing on small to medium-sized businesses and clients in its coastal plain markets and the emerging suburbs outside of the Richmond, Tidewater, and southern Virginia areas. The Firm provides general commercial financial services to clients located in the geographic areas of its retail branch network. The Firm provides a range of personal and commercial banking services, including commercial, consumer and real estate loans. It offers an array of retail and commercial deposit products and fee services.
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