Insider Trading Watch List: Hilltop Holdings Inc. $HTH

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Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 22, 2017 Ford Gerald J, Director, 10% Owner bought 10,000 shares having total worth of $250,800 at the price of $25.08 per share, following the transaction a total of 15,642,540 shares owned by Ford Gerald J.

Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 11 times by insiders. In 9 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 2 instances.

Shares of Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH) traded up 0.28% on Dec 22, 2017, hitting $25.26. 272,105 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Hilltop Holdings Inc. has a 52 week low of $21.71 and a 52 week high of $30.31. The company’s market cap is $2,180 million.

Hilltop Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTH) last announced its earnings results on Oct 26, 2017. The company reported 0.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of 0.46 by $0.46., compared to the consensus estimate of $104 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.53 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 100% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-10-26 2017-07-27 2017-04-25 2017-01-26 2016-10-27 2016-04-28 2016-02-24 2015-11-03 2015-07-30 2015-04-30
earnings per share 0.00 0.38 0.27 0.36 0.53 0.28 0.21 0.47 0.30 1.13
Revenue(M) 0 115.98 92.1 104.12 99.17 93.54 99.31 411.68 100.67 447.76

Hilltop Holdings Inc., was formed in 1998 as a Maryland corporation. The Company’s main line of business is its wholly owned bank subsidiary, PlainsCapital Bank (the “Bank”). The Bank provides business and consumer banking services from offices located throughout central, north and west Texas. The Bank’s allow the company to provide financial products and services such as mortgage origination and financial advisory services. Its organizational structure is comprised of two main operating business units, NLASCO, Inc. (insurance) and PlainsCapital Corporation (financial services and products). The Company operates in four business segments: banking, mortgage origination, insurance and financial advisory. Its business banking customers consist of agribusiness, energy, health care, institutions of higher education, real estate (including construction and land development) and wholesale/retail trade companies. Its services include: Internet banking, business check cards and other add-on services as determined on a customer-by-customer basis. The Bank offers construction financing for (i) commercial, retail, office, industrial, warehouse and multi-family developments, (ii) residential developments and (iii) single family residential properties. It also provides personal banking customers with different add-on features such as check cards, safe deposit boxes, Internet banking, bill pay, overdraft privilege services, gift cards and access to automated teller machine (ATM) facilities throughout the United States. The Company competes with commercial banks, savings banks, savings and loan associations, credit unions, finance companies, pension trusts, mutual funds, insurance companies, mortgage bankers and brokers, brokerage and investment banking firms, asset-based non-bank lenders, government agencies and certain other non-financial institutions.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.