Bank of America Corp (BAC) announced its most recent quarterly financial results on Monday, Oct-17-2016. BAC said it had a profit of $0.41 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.07. Analysts had a consensus of $0.34. The company posted revenue of $21635.00 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $21038.91 million. BAC’s revenue was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.37 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bank of America Corp. Bank of America Corp was Downgraded by Societe Generale to ” Hold” on Sep 13, 2016.
Bank of America Corp opened for trading at $16.15 and hit $16.23 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $16, with a gain of 1.07% or 0.17 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,88,65,677 shares. Company has a market cap of $163,277 M.
In a different news, on Aug 3, 2016, Thomas D Woods (director) purchased 25,000 shares at $14.13 per share price. According to the SEC, on Feb 22, 2016, Thong M Nguyen (Pres, Ret. Bnkg & Co-Hd CB) purchased 30,000 shares at $12.43 per share price.
Bank of America Corporation is a bank holding company and a financial holding company. The Company is a financial institution serving individual consumers small- and middle-market businesses institutional investors corporations and Governments with a range of banking investing asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. Through its banking and various nonbank subsidiaries it provides a range of banking and nonbank financial services and products. It operates in five segments: Consumer & Business Banking which offers a range of credit banking and investment products and services to consumers and businesses; Consumer Real Estate Services which provides a line of consumer real estate products and services; Global Wealth & Investment Management which provides wealth management solutions; Global Banking which provides a range of lending-related products and services and Global Markets which offers sales and trading services.