BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS), hence the stock is down -4.21% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.04% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.22% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -2.66% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have dropped -14.04% from its 1 Year high price. On Dec 1, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $27.23 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $22.69 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $21.84.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.25% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.65%.
BancorpSouth (NYSE:BXS): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $22.11, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $22.485 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $22.04 and closed the trading day at $22.29, in the green by 2.67%. The total traded volume for the day was 654,318. The stock had closed at $21.71 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Freeman Cathy Smith, officer (Senior Executive VP) of Bancorpsouth Inc, unloaded 955 shares at an average price of $26.5 on November 6, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $25,308, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
BancorpSouth, Inc. is a financial holding company. The Company through its principal bank subsidiary, BancorpSouth Bank (the Bank), conducts commercial banking and financial services operations in Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Missouri and Illinois. The Bank and its subsidiaries provide a range of financial services to individuals and small-to-medium size businesses. The Bank operates an insurance agency subsidiary, which engages in sales of insurance products. The Banks wealth management department offers a range of services, including investment brokerage services, personal trust and estate services, certain employee benefit accounts and plans, including individual retirement accounts and limited corporate trust functions. Its lending activities include both commercial and consumer loans. Deposits include noninterest bearing demand deposits, interest bearing demand deposits, savings and other time deposits.