Shares of BOK Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:BOKF) gapped up prior to trading on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $59.28, but opened at $59.41. BOK Financial Corp. shares last traded at $60.08, with a volume of 94,473 shares traded.

BOKF has been the topic of several recent research reports. Raymond James Financial Inc. upgraded BOK Financial Corp. from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, May 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded BOK Financial Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 28th. Wells Fargo & Co. downgraded BOK Financial Corp. from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 28th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada increased their target price on BOK Financial Corp. from $55.00 to $61.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 28th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the stock. BOK Financial Corp. currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $63.14.

The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $61.30 and its 200 day moving average price is $56.27. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.04 billion and a PE ratio of 16.17.

BOK Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:BOKF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.33. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.08 EPS. Equities research analysts forecast that BOK Financial Corp. will post $3.95 EPS for the current year.

A number of large investors have bought and sold shares of the stock. Morgan Stanley raised its stake in BOK Financial Corp. by 405.9% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 72,388 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,328,000 after buying an additional 58,080 shares during the last quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group raised its stake in BOK Financial Corp. by 19.4% in the fourth quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 95,900 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,734,000 after buying an additional 15,600 shares during the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in BOK Financial Corp. by 80.8% in the fourth quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 244,053 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,592,000 after buying an additional 109,042 shares during the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in BOK Financial Corp. by 15.6% in the fourth quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 83,121 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,970,000 after buying an additional 11,205 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Edge Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in BOK Financial Corp. by 126.5% in the fourth quarter. Edge Asset Management Inc. now owns 101,493 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,068,000 after buying an additional 56,689 shares during the last quarter.

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