Comerica Incorporated (CMA) was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Neutral”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Sell ” on the company shares. Goldman advised their investors in a research report released on May 19, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Comerica Incorporated. Comerica Incorporated was Downgraded by Wells Fargo to ” Underperform” on May 13, 2016. Comerica Incorporated was Upgraded by Raymond James to ” Outperform” on May 9, 2016. Comerica Incorporated was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral” on Apr 21, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Comerica Incorporated reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.11 based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.45.Analysts expectations of $ 706.59.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.73 EPS.
Comerica Incorporated opened for trading at $42.01 and hit $42.88 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $42.54, with a gain of 1.36% or 0.57 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,48,831 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,450 M.
Investors should note that on Apr 26, 2016, Comerica Incorporated announced a cash dividend of $0.2200. The company’s management has announced Jun 13, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Jun 15, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jul 1, 2016.
In a different news, on Mar 4, 2016, Peter L Sefzik (Executive Vice President) sold 2,500 shares at $35.43 per share price. According to the SEC, on Nov 10, 2015, Jacqueline P Kane (director) purchased 256 shares at $46.93 per share price. On Mar 5, 2015, Peter William Guilfoile (Executive Vice President) sold 1,200 shares at $45.81 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Comerica Incorporated is a financial services company. The Company’s principal activity is lending to and accepting deposits from businesses and individuals. It operates in three business segments: the Business Bank the Retail Bank and Wealth Management. In addition it also operates in the Finance segment. The Business Bank segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit deposits cash management capital market products international trade finance letters of credit foreign exchange management services and loan syndication services. The Retail Bank segment offers deposit accounts installment loans credit cards student loans home equity lines of credit and residential mortgage loans. The Wealth Management segment offers fiduciary services private banking retirement services investment management and advisory services investment banking and brokerage services. The Finance segment includes its securities portfolio and asset and liability management activities.