Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) to pay $0.17 on Mar 15, 2019; Fluidigm Has 1.44 Sentiment

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Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) is expected to pay $0.17 on Mar 15, 2019. (NYSE:ASB) shareholders before Feb 28, 2019 will receive the $0.17 dividend. Associated Banc-Corp’s current price of $22.75 translates into 0.75% yield. Associated Banc-Corp’s dividend has Mar 1, 2019 as record date. Feb 5, 2019 is the announcement. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $22.75. About 823,626 shares traded. Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) has declined 16.09% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.09% the S&P500. Some Historical ASB News: 03/05/2018 – Associated Bank recognized by Fannie Mae as STAR Performer for mortgage servicing excellence for sixth year; 21/03/2018 Associated Banc-Corp Raises Prime Rate to 4.75% From 4.50%; 19/04/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP – QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME OF $210 MLN INCREASED $30 MLN; 01/05/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP TO BUY ANDERSON INSURANCE & INVESTMENT; 11/04/2018 – Associated Bank offers Milwaukee Brewers fans the “Home Crew Advantage”; 24/04/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP ASB.N – REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION IS IN ADDITION TO AUTHORITY REMAINING UNDER PREVIOUS PROGRAM; 01/05/2018 – Associated Banc-Corp To Acquire Anderson Insurance & Investment Agency, Inc; 24/04/2018 – Associated Announces Annual Meeting Results, Dividends and Share Repurchase Program; 01/05/2018 – Associated Banc-Corp: Terms of Transaction Not Disclosed; 23/04/2018 – DJ Associated Banc-Corp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ASB)

Fluidigm Corp (FLDM) investors sentiment increased to 1.44 in 2018 Q3. It’s up 0.32, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. The ratio is more positive, as 39 hedge funds increased or opened new holdings, while 27 sold and decreased their stock positions in Fluidigm Corp. The hedge funds in our database now own: 33.80 million shares, up from 32.88 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Fluidigm Corp in top ten holdings was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 20 Increased: 30 New Position: 9.

More notable recent Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) CEO Philip Flynn on Q4 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on January 24, 2019, also Fool.com with their article: “Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript – Motley Fool” published on January 25, 2019, Zacks.com published: “Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy? – Zacks.com” on January 17, 2019. More interesting news about Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) were released by: Zacks.com and their article: “Associated Banc-Corp’s (ASB) Q4 Earnings Beat, Revenues Rise – Zacks.com” published on January 25, 2019 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Associated Banc-Corp Reports Full Year 2018 Earnings of $1.89 Per Common Share, Earnings per share up 33% from the prior year – PRNewswire” with publication date: January 24, 2019.

Associated Banc-Corp, a bank holding company, provides various banking and nonbanking products to individuals and businesses primarily in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota. The company has market cap of $3.74 billion. The Company’s Corporate and Commercial Specialty segment offers deposit and cash management solutions, such as commercial checking and interest-bearing deposit products, cash vault and night depository services, liquidity solutions, payables and receivables solutions, and information services; and lending solutions, including commercial loans and lines of credit, commercial real estate financing, construction loans, letters of credit, leasing, asset based lending, and loan syndications. It has a 12.04 P/E ratio. This segment also provides specialized financial services that comprise interest rate risk management, foreign exchange solutions, and commodity hedging.

Among 4 analysts covering Associated Banc (NYSE:ASB), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Associated Banc had 5 analyst reports since September 18, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Thursday, January 10 by Bank of America. On Tuesday, December 11 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 18 by Morgan Stanley. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 8 report. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $27 target in Friday, October 19 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.22, from 0.91 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 23 investors sold Associated Banc-Corp shares while 70 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 70 raised stakes. 125.13 million shares or 3.40% less from 129.54 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Northern Corp accumulated 0.01% or 1.31M shares. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board reported 0% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Aperio Grp Inc Limited Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Bluemountain Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Co holds 11,706 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Paloma Prtn Mgmt stated it has 9,368 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Optimum Advsr has invested 0.02% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). M&T Natl Bank reported 8,289 shares. Prudential owns 1.44M shares. Cwm Ltd stated it has 44 shares or 0% of all its holdings. New York-based Stone Ridge Asset Management Lc has invested 0.1% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Cadence Cap Mgmt Ltd Co invested in 17,795 shares. Millennium Ltd Liability Company holds 4.00 million shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. Lsv Asset Mgmt holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) for 1.09 million shares. 357,914 are held by Ny State Common Retirement Fund. 9,000 were reported by Wealthtrust Axiom Lc.

Fluidigm Corporation creates, manufactures, and markets technologies and tools for life sciences research. The company has market cap of $471.37 million. It offers preparatory instruments, such as access array system, juno system, and callisto system; analytical instruments comprising biomark HD and EP1 systems; integrated fluidic circuits consisting of access array, juno genotyping, dynamic array, digital array, flex six, and callisto IFCs; and assays and reagents, including delta gene and SNP type assays, access array target-specific primers and targeted sequencing prep primers, and targeted DNA Seq library assays. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides C1 single-cell systems, polaris systems, C1 IFCs, polaris IFCs, helios/CyTOF 2 systems, maxpar reagents, imaging mass cytometer instruments and reagents, and laser ablation modules.

The stock decreased 2.71% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $9.68. About 1.05 million shares traded or 47.85% up from the average. Fluidigm Corporation (FLDM) has risen 31.06% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.06% the S&P500. Some Historical FLDM News: 22/04/2018 – DJ Fluidigm Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (FLDM); 03/05/2018 – Fluidigm 1Q Loss/Shr 34c; 10/05/2018 – Fluidigm Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4); 13/03/2018 – FLUIDIGM REPORTS EXCHANGE OF CONV NOTES; 07/03/2018 Fluidigm Company Marketing Scheduled By Janney for Mar. 14; 09/05/2018 – Fluidigm Short-Interest Ratio Rises 6.1% to 29 Days; 19/03/2018 – Fluidigm Controller Jennifer Lee to Resign March 29; 24/04/2018 – Fluidigm Short-Interest Ratio Rises 96% to 27 Days; 13/04/2018 – FLUIDIGM INTRODUCES MAXPAR IMMUNE MONITORING PANEL KIT; 03/05/2018 – Fluidigm 1Q Rev $25.2M

Since January 1, 0001, it had 19 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $7.94 million activity.

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