Insider Trading Review: First Busey Corporation $BUSE

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First Busey Corporation (BUSE) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jan 2, 2018 Stewart Jon D, Director bought 250 shares having total worth of $7,575 at the price of $30.3 per share, following the transaction a total of 16,230 shares owned by Stewart Jon D. Before this latest buy, Stewart Jon D purchased BUSE at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $23,347 at an average of $29.9 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 sell activities .Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 5 times by insiders. In 2 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 3 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 0 1 3.74%
12 Month 3 2 33.66%

Shares of First Busey Corporation (BUSE) traded down 1.19% on Dec 29, 2017, hitting $29.94. 114,197 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. First Busey Corporation has a 52 week low of $21.88 and a 52 week high of $32.32. The company’s market cap is $871 million.

First Busey Corporation (BUSE) last announced its earnings results on Oct 24, 2017. The company reported 0.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of 0.45 by $0.45., compared to the consensus estimate of $77 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.43 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 100% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-10-24 2017-07-25 2017-04-25 2017-01-26 2016-10-25 2016-07-28 2016-04-26 2016-01-26 2015-10-27 2015-07-21
earnings per share 0.00 0.43 0.41 0.30 0.43 0.35 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.11
Revenue(M) 0 62.43 61.17 63.63 64.88 56.53 43.72 45.91 44.08 43.97

First Busey Corp a Nevada Corporation is a $3.6 billion financial holding company which was initially organized as a bank holding company in 1980. Its subsidiaries provide retail and commercial banking services, remittance processing, and offer financial products and services including depository, lending, security brokerage services, investment management and fiduciary services, to individual, corporate, institutional and governmental customers through its locations in Illinois, Florida, Indiana and Missouri. The company currently First Busey has one wholly-owned bank subsidiary, Busey Bank (the “Bank”), which has locations in three states. The company conducts the business of banking and related services through the Bank, asset management, brokerage and fiduciary services through Busey Wealth Management, Inc. (‘Busey Wealth Management’) and Trevett Capital Partners (‘Trevett’) and retail payment processing through FirsTech, Inc. (‘FirsTech’). The banks offer banking services, including commercial, financial, agricultural and real estate loans, and retail banking services, including accepting customary types of demand and savings deposits, making individual, consumer, installment, first mortgage and second mortgage loans, offering money transfers, safe deposit services, IRA, Keogh and other fiduciary services, automated banking and automated fund transfers. The company and their holding companies and their affiliates are extensively regulated under federal and state law.

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.