Investors sentiment decreased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. It is down 0.09, from 1.39 in 2017Q2. It fell, as 12 investors sold Brookline Bancorp, Inc. shares while 48 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 57.96 million shares or 0.37% less from 58.17 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Tci Wealth holds 0% of its portfolio in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) for 73 shares. Employees Retirement System Of Ohio owns 13,953 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 101,187 are held by Matarin Ltd. Company. Zacks Mgmt holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) for 72,401 shares. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has 298,207 shares. American Intll Gp reported 59,654 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Crestwood Advsr Grp. Inc. Ltd. Limited Liability Company holds 0.02% in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) or 11,493 shares. North Mgmt stated it has 19,682 shares. Prudential Financial has invested 0.01% in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL). Banc Funds Limited Company reported 325,000 shares. 105,525 were reported by Aqr Capital Limited Liability. Mutual Of America Ltd. Liability stated it has 0.13% in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL). Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership accumulated 6.32M shares. 1,094 are held by Winslow Evans Crocker Incorporated. Wells Fargo & Mn, a California-based fund reported 293,704 shares.
Since February 5, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $784,850 activity. 5,000 shares valued at $81,250 were sold by HACKETT JOHN A on Wednesday, February 7. Cosman James M had sold 12,500 shares worth $209,500. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $164,300 was made by PECK CHARLES H on Tuesday, February 27.
Analysts expect Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) to report $0.24 EPS on April, 25.They anticipate $0.05 EPS change or 26.32 % from last quarter’s $0.19 EPS. BRKL’s profit would be $19.11 million giving it 17.03 P/E if the $0.24 EPS is correct. After having $0.21 EPS previously, Brookline Bancorp, Inc.’s analysts see 14.29 % EPS growth. The stock increased 2.51% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $16.35. About 280,170 shares traded. Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) has risen 26.02% since March 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.32% the S&P500.
Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) Ratings Coverage
Among 4 analysts covering Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Brookline Bancorp, Inc. had 16 analyst reports since September 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) earned “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Thursday, October 22. The stock of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, October 23 by Piper Jaffray. The firm has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill given on Tuesday, June 7. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, February 2. The stock has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, October 19. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, June 1 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21. The stock has “Buy” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, September 3. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, October 13 with “Hold”. On Friday, November 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Compass Point to “Neutral”.
Brookline Bancorp, Inc. operates as a multi-bank holding company for Brookline Bank and its subsidiaries; Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) and its subsidiaries; First Ipswich Bank (First Ipswich) and its subsidiaries, and Brookline Securities Corp. As a commercially focused financial institution with 50 full-service banking offices throughout greater Boston, the north shore of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, the Company, through Brookline Bank, BankRI and First Ipswich (individually and collectively the Banks), offered a range of commercial, business and retail banking services, including cash management products, online banking services, consumer and residential loans and investment services throughout central New England, as of December 31, 2016.