Stephens Gives a Hold Rating to UMB Financial Corp

By Carrie Williams

In a report released today, Matt Olney from Stephens reiterated a Hold rating on UMB Financial Corp (NASDAQ: UMBF). The company’s shares opened today at $74.82.

According to TipRanks.com, Olney is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 23.1% and a 66.7% success rate. Olney covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Texas Capital Bancshares, Independent Bank Group, and LegacyTexas Financial.

UMB Financial Corp has an analyst consensus of Hold.

UMB Financial Corp’s market cap is currently $3.58B and has a P/E ratio of 22.99. The company has a book value ratio of 1.8739.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 75 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of UMBF in relation to earlier this year. Last month, Greg Graves, a Director at UMBF bought 38 shares for a total of $3,060.

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UMB Financial Corp. is a diversified financial holding company, which engages to offers through subsidiaries complete banking, payment solutions, asset servicing and institutional investment management to customers. It operates through four segments: Bank, Payment Solutions, Institutional Investment Management, and Asset Servicing. The Bank segment provides a full range of banking services to commercial, retail, government, and correspondent bank customers through it’s branches, call center, internet banking, and ATM network. The Payment Solutions segment offer consumer and commercial credit and debit card, prepaid debit card solutions, healthcare services, and institutional cash management. The Institutional Investment Management segment delivers equity and fixed income investment strategies in the intermediary and institutional markets via mutual funds, traditional separate accounts and sub-advisory relationships. The Asset Servicing segment gives services to the asset management industry, supporting a range of investment products, including mutual funds, alternative investments and managed accounts. The company was founded by William Thronton Kemper in 1913 and is headquartered in Kansas City, MO.