Insider Buying: Timothy Chrisman Buys 6,500 Shares of HomeStreet Stock (HMST)
HomeStreet (NASDAQ:HMST) Director Timothy Chrisman purchased 6,500 shares of HomeStreet stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, August 21st. The shares were purchased at an average price of $18.11 per share, for a total transaction of $117,715.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 24,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $434,640. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.
Shares of HomeStreet (NASDAQ:HMST) traded up 0.66% on Friday, hitting $18.26. 20,185 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. HomeStreet has a one year low of $16.51 and a one year high of $21.25. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $17.78 and its 200-day moving average is $18.21. The company has a market cap of $271.2 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.75.
HomeStreet (NASDAQ:HMST) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, July 29th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.05. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.82 earnings per share. Analysts expect that HomeStreet will post $1.44 EPS for the current fiscal year.
HomeStreet, Inc (NASDAQ:HMST) is a financial services company.
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