United Cmnty Finl Ohio (UCFC) Shares Declined While Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors LTD Has Trimmed Holding; As Cabot Microelectronics (CCMP) Stock Price Declined, Shareholder Rudman Errol M Has Boosted Position

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Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd decreased its stake in United Cmnty Finl Corp Ohio (UCFC) by 6.42% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd sold 72,790 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.84% with the market. The hedge fund held 1.06M shares of the banks company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $10.25 million, down from 1.13 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd who had been investing in United Cmnty Finl Corp Ohio for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $472.13M market cap company. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $9.61. About 29,669 shares traded. United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) has declined 9.39% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.39% the S&P500. Some Historical UCFC News: 19/04/2018 – DJ United Community Financial Corp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (UCFC); 17/04/2018 United Community Fincl 1Q EPS 17c

Rudman Errol M increased its stake in Cabot Microelectronics Corp (CCMP) by 62.5% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rudman Errol M bought 15,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 10.70% with the market. The institutional investor held 39,000 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $4.02M, up from 24,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rudman Errol M who had been investing in Cabot Microelectronics Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.84 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.26% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $98.28. About 130,189 shares traded. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) has risen 3.62% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.62% the S&P500. Some Historical CCMP News: 07/05/2018 – Cabot Micro at Non-Deal Roadshow Hosted By Seaport Today; 28/03/2018 – Cabot Microelectronics Corp and Fujimi Inc Announce Collaboration for Advanced Slurry Development; 22/03/2018 – Myanmar President Htin Kyaw’s resignation raises doubts about the government’s leadership, according to Bridget Welsh of John Cabot University; 05/03/2018 – Cabot Microelectronics Raises Dividend to 40c; 08/05/2018 – Encore Announces Agreement to Acquire the Remaining Interest in Cabot; 05/03/2018 – Cabot Microelectronics to Repatriate Substantial Amount of Approx. $275M in Overseas Cash and Short-Term Investments; 19/03/2018 – Venado Oil & Gas and KKR Acquire Cabot Eagle Ford Assets; 26/04/2018 – Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Reports Record Revenue, Record Net Income, and Record EPS for Second Quarter of Fiscal 2018; 26/04/2018 – Cabot Microelectronics 2Q EPS $1.14; 08/03/2018 – CABOT ENERGY PLC – WORK PROGRAMME IS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE WITH THREE WELLS SUCCESSFULLY DRILLED AND TESTED AND FOURTH WELL SCHEDULED TO FINISH DRILLING SHORTLY

Among 5 analysts covering United Comm. Financial (NASDAQ:UCFC), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. United Comm. Financial had 14 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 22 by Wood. Sandler O’Neill maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, January 24 report. On Wednesday, April 18 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy”. The stock of United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Boenning & Scattergood. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, October 3. The stock of United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) earned “Outperform” rating by Boenning & Scattergood on Wednesday, August 26. The firm has “Buy” rating by Sandler O’Neill given on Wednesday, April 18. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock of United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) earned “Neutral” rating by Boenning & Scattergood on Wednesday, July 22.

Elizabeth Park Capital Advisors Ltd, which manages about $166.10 million and $359.89M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Citizens Finl Group Inc (NYSE:CFG) by 24,000 shares to 432,755 shares, valued at $16.69 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in National Bk Hldgs Corp (NYSE:NBHC) by 81,955 shares in the quarter, for a total of 563,036 shares, and has risen its stake in Huntington Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HBAN).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.5 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.78, from 2.28 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 14 investors sold UCFC shares while 26 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 30.71 million shares or 3.26% more from 29.74 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Wealthtrust Fairport Limited Liability Company holds 0% in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) or 2,000 shares. 552,500 were accumulated by Lsv Asset Mgmt. Schwab Charles Mgmt holds 0% or 112,257 shares in its portfolio. Kennedy Management Incorporated accumulated 151,628 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Clover LP owns 268,148 shares. Perritt owns 10,000 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Foundry Ptnrs reported 598,895 shares. Moreover, Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership has 0% invested in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC). 76,200 are owned by Strs Ohio. Dimensional Fund Advsr LP reported 3.22 million shares. Moreover, Bridgeway Inc has 0.01% invested in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC). Morgan Stanley stated it has 232,702 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Invesco has invested 0% in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC). Elizabeth Park Cap has invested 2.85% of its portfolio in United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC). Jefferies Group Inc Inc Lc reported 12,869 shares.

More notable recent United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “United Community Financial Corp. Announces Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call – Business Wire” on September 26, 2018, also Businesswire.com with their article: “United Community Financial Corp. Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call – Business Wire” published on December 19, 2018, Fool.com published: “United Community Financial Corp (UCFC) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript – The Motley Fool” on January 23, 2019. More interesting news about United Community Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:UCFC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Why is the Market Unimpressed with Bank Earnings? – Nasdaq” published on April 13, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “United Community Financial Corp. (UCFC) CEO Gary Small on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: October 17, 2018.

Among 7 analysts covering Cabot Microelectronics (NASDAQ:CCMP), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Cabot Microelectronics had 19 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) rating on Thursday, January 25. Needham has “Buy” rating and $120.0 target. The stock of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Thursday, October 19. Loop Capital maintained Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) on Friday, January 26 with “Buy” rating. Buckingham Research initiated Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) on Thursday, November 29 with “Buy” rating. Zacks upgraded Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) on Friday, August 14 to “Sell” rating. The stock of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, October 27. Needham maintained Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) on Thursday, November 9 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) earned “Buy” rating by Loop Capital on Friday, October 27. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, September 18 by Needham. On Tuesday, June 27 the stock rating was upgraded by Needham to “Buy”.

More notable recent Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “FedEx (FDX) 4th Quarter Earnings: What to Expect – Nasdaq” on June 18, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Shun NVIDIA, Opt for These 4 Top-Ranked Semi Stocks in 2019 – Nasdaq” published on December 27, 2018, Bloomberg.com published: “Nasdaq Is on the Brink of a Bear Market – Bloomberg” on December 20, 2018. More interesting news about Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (CCMP) CEO David Li on Acquisition of KMG Chemicals (Transcript) – Seeking Alpha” published on August 17, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Sherwin-Williams (SHW) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA – Nasdaq” with publication date: November 07, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.17, from 1.3 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 19 investors sold CCMP shares while 73 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 23.43 million shares or 0.99% less from 23.67 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Los Angeles Capital Mngmt Equity Research invested 0.01% in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). Fincl Bank Of Ny Mellon invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). Advisors Asset Mgmt reported 5,491 shares. Parametric Port Associates Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). Prudential reported 198,004 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Employees Retirement System Of Ohio owns 11,385 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Rudman Errol M stated it has 1.5% in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). Morgan Dempsey Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 9,066 shares. Parkside Bank & Trust & Tru reported 90 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Ltd Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). The California-based Snyder LP has invested 1.26% in Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP). Northern Trust Corp holds 0.01% or 341,193 shares. Teton Inc holds 5,700 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Comerica National Bank owns 25,658 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Strs Ohio holds 12,900 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

Since November 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $5.09 million activity. Another trade for 7,539 shares valued at $731,870 was sold by Naman Ananth.

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