Hilltop Holdings Inc Gets a Buy Rating from Stephens

By Jason Carr

In a report released today, Matt Olney from Stephens reiterated a Buy rating on Hilltop Holdings Inc (NYSE: HTH), with a price target of $31. The company’s shares opened today at $26.71.

According to TipRanks.com, Olney is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 6.0% and a 53.2% success rate. Olney covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as First Financial Bankshares, Allegiance Bancshares Inc, and Texas Capital Bancshares.

Hilltop Holdings Inc has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $30.67.

Hilltop Holdings Inc’s market cap is currently $2.5B and has a P/E ratio of 17.14. The company has a book value ratio of 1.3238.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 65 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in May 2017, Todd Salmans, the PrimeLending CEO of HTH sold 24,000 shares for a total of $674,880.

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Hilltop Holdings, Inc. is a financial holding company, which provides business and consumer banking services through PlainsCapital Bank. It engages in the provision of banking, mortgage, and origination, financial, advisory and insurance services. The company operates through the following segments: Banking, Broker-Dealer, Mortgage Origination, and Insurance.