Northern Trust Co. (NASDAQ:NTRS) COO Jana R. Schreuder sold 2,600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $99.02, for a total transaction of $257,452.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Jana R. Schreuder also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, December 4th, Jana R. Schreuder sold 18,489 shares of Northern Trust stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $99.20, for a total transaction of $1,834,108.80.
  • On Monday, September 11th, Jana R. Schreuder sold 5,581 shares of Northern Trust stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $90.00, for a total transaction of $502,290.00.

Shares of Northern Trust Co. (NASDAQ NTRS) traded up $1.29 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $98.95. 1,011,432 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,145,204. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 0.71. The stock has a market cap of $22,210.00, a PE ratio of 21.32, a P/E/G ratio of 2.16 and a beta of 0.96. Northern Trust Co. has a 1-year low of $81.92 and a 1-year high of $99.66.

Northern Trust (NASDAQ:NTRS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 18th. The asset manager reported $1.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $1.36 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.35 billion. Northern Trust had a net margin of 20.27% and a return on equity of 12.33%. The business’s revenue was up 11.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.11 EPS. research analysts forecast that Northern Trust Co. will post 4.68 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.70%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. Northern Trust’s dividend payout ratio is 37.09%.

Several research analysts recently weighed in on NTRS shares. Wells Fargo & Company started coverage on shares of Northern Trust in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $90.00 target price for the company. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Northern Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $97.00 price target on shares of Northern Trust in a research note on Friday, August 18th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Northern Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd. Finally, UBS upgraded shares of Northern Trust from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $92.00 to $100.00 in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $97.07.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. AXA raised its position in shares of Northern Trust by 30.8% during the 3rd quarter. AXA now owns 116,000 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $10,664,000 after buying an additional 27,300 shares in the last quarter. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. raised its position in shares of Northern Trust by 0.6% during the 3rd quarter. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. now owns 2,386,800 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $219,419,000 after buying an additional 13,249 shares in the last quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Northern Trust during the 3rd quarter valued at about $251,000. GSA Capital Partners LLP purchased a new stake in shares of Northern Trust during the 3rd quarter valued at about $221,000. Finally, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL raised its position in shares of Northern Trust by 7.6% during the 3rd quarter. Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL now owns 158,804 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $14,599,000 after buying an additional 11,195 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.75% of the company’s stock.

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About Northern Trust

Northern Trust Corporation is a financial holding company. The Company provides asset servicing, fund administration, asset management, fiduciary and banking solutions for corporations, institutions, families and individuals across the world. Its segments include Corporate & Institutional Services (C&IS), Wealth Management, and Treasury and Other.

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