The EVP Comm Lending & Cr Admin of United Community Financial is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today, the EVP Comm Lending & Cr Admin of United Community Financial, Matthew Garrity, exercised options of United Community Financial for $63K.

Following this transaction Matthew Garrity’s holding in the company was increased by 68.19% to a total of $680K. In addition to Matthew Garrity, 2 other UCFC executives reported Buy trades in the last month.

Based on United Community Financial’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $30.41 million and quarterly net profit of $7.51 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $23.74 million and had a net profit of $5.12 million. UCFC’s market cap is $457.3M and the company has a P/E ratio of 20.53. The company has a one-year high of $10.23 and a one-year low of $7.81.

One of the top 25 analysts, according to, recently recommended Buy UCFC with a $12 price target.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $342.9K worth of UCFC shares and purchased $63K worth of UCFC shares. The insider sentiment on United Community Financial has been negative according to 77 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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United Community Financial Corp. operates as a financial holding company, which provides retail and business banking products and services. The company’s lending activity include conventional residential real estate loans secured by real estate located in home savings primary market area.