Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Cuts Holdings in Hancock Holding (HBHC)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP trimmed its position in shares of Hancock Holding (NASDAQ:HBHC) by 2.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 3,371,843 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after selling 68,046 shares during the quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP’s holdings in Hancock were worth $160,331,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of HBHC. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in Hancock by 2.8% during the 1st quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 374,469 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $19,360,000 after acquiring an additional 10,224 shares in the last quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Hancock by 6.3% during the second quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 49,040 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,288,000 after purchasing an additional 2,920 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in shares of Hancock by 9.0% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,114,046 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $51,970,000 after purchasing an additional 92,265 shares during the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its holdings in shares of Hancock by 15.0% during the second quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 134,737 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $6,285,000 after purchasing an additional 17,571 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Heartland Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Hancock by 13.0% during the second quarter. Heartland Advisors Inc. now owns 191,086 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $8,914,000 after purchasing an additional 21,940 shares during the last quarter. 75.66% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

HBHC stock opened at $51.65 on Monday. Hancock Holding has a 52-week low of $41.05 and a 52-week high of $56.40.

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About Hancock

Hancock Holding Company operates as the bank holding company for Whitney Bank that provides a range of community banking services to commercial, small business, and retail customers. The company offers various deposit products, including noninterest-bearing demand deposits, interest-bearing transaction accounts, savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, and time deposit accounts.

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