PacWest Bancorp

NASDAQ: PACW
$17.85
-$0.10 (-0.5%)
Closing price September 17, 2020
All of a sudden the value buyers are coming out in droves to bid up the big banks and many of the financial stocks again.
Insider activity was limited last week, with windows for transactions being mostly closed, but we did see some huge institutional trades hit the tape.
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Tuesday morning include Applied Materials, Kinder Morgan, Las Vegas Sands, ONEOK, Pandora Media and Wells Fargo.
With the markets still near all-time highs last week, it was not at all surprising for us here at 24/7 Wall St. to see insiders keep selling shares.
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen Friday morning include 3D Systems, Devon Energy, Intel, Micron Technology, Southwest Air, Southwestern Energy and Wells Fargo.
Monday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include Avago Technologies, BlackBerry, Ciena, First Solar, Nabors Industries, Rackspace, SunPower, Tiffany and Yelp.
With less than two months left in the 2015 trading year, and the markets hovering near the highest levels to date, the insider buying and selling is picking up speed.
As usual, with the earnings onslaught in full effect, many companies have closed the window for insiders to buy or sell stock during the reporting period.
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