Mutualfirst Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MFSF) Sentiment Falls in Q1 2018

July 14, 2018 - By Sheila Pollock

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Sentiment for Mutualfirst Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MFSF)

Mutualfirst Financial Inc (NASDAQ:MFSF) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.54 in Q1 2018. Its down -1.09, from 1.63 in 2017Q4. The ratio turned negative, as 15 funds increased and opened new holdings, while 28 sold and trimmed holdings in Mutualfirst Financial Inc. The funds in our partner’s database reported: 3.65 million shares, up from 3.60 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of funds holding Mutualfirst Financial Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 5 Reduced: 23 Increased: 12 New Position: 3.

MutualFirst Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for the MutualBank that provides various financial services to individuals, and small and mid-sized businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $323.70 million. It accepts savings deposit, NOW, and demand accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. It has a 22.02 P/E ratio. The firm offers one-to four-family residential property, commercial real estate, construction and development, and commercial business loans; consumer loans, such as auto loans, boat and recreational vehicle loans, loans secured by savings deposits, and credit card and unsecured consumer loans; and adjustable rate loans.

The stock decreased 0.92% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $37.75. About 4,937 shares traded. MutualFirst Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MFSF) has risen 13.33% since July 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.76% the S&P500.

Analysts await MutualFirst Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MFSF) to report earnings on July, 24. They expect $0.56 earnings per share, up 7.69 % or $0.04 from last year’s $0.52 per share. MFSF’s profit will be $4.80M for 16.85 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.57 actual earnings per share reported by MutualFirst Financial, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.75 % negative EPS growth.

Pl Capital Advisors Llc holds 7.27% of its portfolio in MutualFirst Financial, Inc. for 715,773 shares. Fj Capital Management Llc owns 275,000 shares or 1.05% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Ancora Advisors Llc has 0.87% invested in the company for 535,056 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Minerva Advisors Llc has invested 0.59% in the stock. Kessler Investment Group Llc, a Indiana-based fund reported 3,117 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $763,159 activity.

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