First Foundation Inc. (FFWM): Victoria Collins , director of First Foundation Inc. sold 5,000 shares on Jul 1, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jul 1, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $21.25 per share for a total value of $106,250.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 14, 2016, John Michel (CFO) purchased 1,500 shares at $21.41 per share price.On Jun 2, 2016, Victoria Collins (director) sold 5,000 shares at $22.41 per share price.Also, On Sep 14, 2015, James G Brakke (director) purchased 1,668 shares at $21.11 per share price.On Aug 13, 2015, John Hakopian (President, FFA) purchased 5,000 shares at $19.25 per share price.
First Foundation Inc: On Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in First Foundation Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $20.59 and hit $21.01 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.92, with a gain of 2.20% or 0.45 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 39,710 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $24.8899 and the company has a market cap of $337 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $19.5.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.First Foundation Inc is Initiated by FBR Capital to Outperform and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $26. The Rating was issued on Jul 1, 2016.
First Foundation Inc. is a financial services and bank holding company. The Company provides a platform of personalized financial services to high net-worth individuals and their families family businesses and other affiliated organizations. It conducts its operations through its wholly owned subsidiaries: First Foundation Advisors (FFA) and First Foundation Bank (FFB) and First Foundation Insurance Services (FFIS) a wholly owned subsidiary of FFB. The Company has two business segments: Banking and Investment Management Wealth Planning and Consulting (Wealth Management). Banking includes the operations of FFB and FFIS and Wealth Management includes the operations of FFA. FFB offers specialized services including trust services online banking remote deposit capture merchant credit card services ATM cards Visa debit cards business sweep accounts and through FFIS insurance brokerage services. FFA provides investment management and financial planning services.