News articles about Capstar Financial (NASDAQ:CSTR) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Capstar Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the bank an impact score of 47.1483075121625 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Several brokerages have issued reports on CSTR. Zacks Investment Research raised Capstar Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $18.00 price target on shares of Capstar Financial in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $19.25.
Capstar Financial (NASDAQ:CSTR) traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $21.44. The stock had a trading volume of 22,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 18,611. The company has a market cap of $243.54, a P/E ratio of 61.26 and a beta of 1.75. The company has a current ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.66. Capstar Financial has a 52-week low of $16.00 and a 52-week high of $22.22.
In related news, Director Julie D. Frist sold 2,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.15, for a total transaction of $42,300.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 211,821 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,480,014.15. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Corsair Capital Llc sold 117,439 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.82, for a total value of $2,562,518.98. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 121,439 shares of company stock worth $2,643,819 in the last ninety days. 19.28% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
Capstar Financial Company Profile
CapStar Financial Holdings, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company operates primarily through its subsidiary, CapStar Bank. CapStar Bank is a commercial bank. The Company’s lines of business include commercial and industrial, commercial real estate, healthcare, correspondent banking, personal and private banking and wealth management, and mortgage banking.
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