New York, NY, based Investment company Basswood Capital Management, L.l.c. buys Ally Financial Inc, Wells Fargo, Wintrust Financial Corp, First Interstate BancSystem Inc, Midsouth Bancorp Inc, Financial Institutions Inc, First Midwest Bancorp Inc, Home BancShares Inc, Comerica Inc, F N B Corp, sells Fifth Third Bancorp, Banc of California Inc, First American Financial Corp, Texas Capital Bancshares Inc, Zions Bancorp during the 3-months ended 2017-09-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Basswood Capital Management, L.l.c.. As of 2017-09-30, Basswood Capital Management, L.l.c. owns 148 stocks with a total value of $2.2 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.
New Purchases: MSL, FISI, FMBI, HOMB, NCR, MHO, AOBC, BGC, WLH, Added Positions: ALLY, WFC, WTFC, FIBK, SBNY, CMA, VBTX, FNB, FLIC, ESQ, Reduced Positions: FITB, FAF, BANC, ZION, SYF, BOFI, FBC, BAC, BMTC, RF, Sold Out: TCBI, TCF, SGBK, DBD, SWFT, ESBK,
For the details of BASSWOOD CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.L.C.’s stock buys and sells, go to www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=BASSWOOD+CAPITAL+MANAGEMENT%2C+L.L.C.
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