First Defiance Financial Corp (FDEF): Gregory R Allen , Executive Vice President of First Defiance Financial Corp sold 2,000 shares on May 12, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 16, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $38.88 per share for a total value of $77,760.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Apr 18, 2016, William J Small (Chairman) sold 1,250 shares at $38.45 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, Gregory R Allen (Executive Vice President) sold 2,635 shares at $38.81 per share price.Also, On Mar 1, 2016, Timothy K. Harris (EVP, First Federal Bank) sold 2,210 shares at $39.60 per share price.On Dec 4, 2015, Michael D. Mulford (Executive Vice President) sold 700 shares at $40.51 per share price.
First Defiance Financial: On Friday, May 13, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in First Defiance Financial which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $38.96 and hit $39.91 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $39.67, with a gain of 1.61% or 0.63 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 32,642 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $42.46 and the company has a market cap of $356 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $34.78.
First Defiance Financial Corp. (First Defiance) is a unitary thrift holding company that focuses on traditional banking and property and casualty life and group health insurance products. The Company operates through its subsidiaries First Federal Bank of the Midwest (First Federal or the Bank) First Insurance Group of the Midwest Inc. (First Insurance) and First Defiance Risk Management Inc. First Federal’s banking activities include originating and servicing residential commercial and consumer loans and providing a range of depository services. First Insurance’s activities consist primarily of selling property and casualty life and group health insurance products. First Defiance Risk Management is a wholly owned insurance company subsidiary of the Company which insures the Company and its subsidiaries against risks of the operations of the Company. At December 31 2014 the Company had consolidated assets of $2.18 billion and consolidated deposits of $1.76 billion.