Southern First Bancshares Inc (SFST): Leighton M Cubbage , director of Southern First Bancshares Inc sold 860 shares on Jun 27, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 28, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $24.06 per share for a total value of $20,713.42 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 6, 2016, Anne S Ellefson (director) purchased 400 shares at $25.50 per share price.On May 3, 2016, Leighton M Cubbage (director) sold 38 shares at $25.49 per share price.Also, On Mar 3, 2016, Michael D Dowling (CFO, EVP) sold 2,000 shares at $23.00 per share price.On Jan 29, 2016, Fred Jr Gilmer (director) sold 2,300 shares at $22.31 per share price.
Southern First Bancshares: On Monday, Jun 27, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Southern First Bancshares which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $24.08 and hit $24.91 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $24.15, with a gain of 1.86% or 0.44 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 58,794 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $25.98 and the company has a market cap of $153 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $17.56.
Southern First Bancshares Inc. is a bank holding company that owns the capital stock of Southern First Bank (the Bank) a South Carolina state bank and all of the stock of Greenville First Statutory Trust I and II (the Trusts). The Bank is a commercial bank with nine retail offices located in Greenville Columbia and Charleston South Carolina. The Bank is primarily engaged in the business of accepting demand deposits and savings deposits insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (the FDIC) and providing commercial consumer and mortgage loans to the general public. The Trusts primarily issues trust preferred securities. In addition to deposit and loan services the Company offers other bank services such as Internet banking cash management services safe deposit boxes direct deposit and automatic drafts for various accounts. The Company also offers Internet banking services bill payment services and cash management and mobile banking services.