United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) recovered 26.74% of its value since hitting low of $20.23. The recent move of -3.54% drop pushed the stock to close at $25.64 when trading ended on 3/19/2019. At a recent session, the prices were hovering between $25.58 and $26.74. This company shares are 15.37% off its target price of $29.58 and the current market capitalization stands at $2.02B. The recent change has given its price a -2.81% deficit over SMA 50 and -24.99% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -10.35% declines, 15.34% gains and -12.16% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found UCBI’s volatility during a week at 2.14% and during a month it has been found around 2.32%.

United Community Banks, Inc. (UCBI) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $1.89 billion or 90.4% in UCBI stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Blackrock Inc. owns $309.61 million in United Community Banks, Inc., which represents roughly 15.33% of the company’s market cap and approximately 16.41% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 7,796,995 shares of the stock are valued at $207.24 million. The third largest holder is State Street Corp, which currently holds $95.8 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.74% of its market capitalization.

United Community Banks, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of December reporting period, 122 institutional holders increased their position in United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) by some 5,293,088 shares, 107 decreased positions by 5,747,485 and 29 held positions by 59,961,870. That puts total institutional holdings at 71,002,443 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 38 new institutional investments totaling 1,843,825 shares while 31 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 649,297 shares.

United Community Banks, Inc. (UCBI) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI), with 1 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 4 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.43 average brokerage recommendation [T1].