United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) shares traded up 4.7% on Monday . The company traded as high as $15.62 and last traded at $15.62, with a volume of 143,834 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.92.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered United Insurance Holdings Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, April 29th.

The company has a 50 day moving average price of $16.05 and a 200 day moving average price of $16.83. The firm has a market cap of $334.84 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.73.

United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UIHC) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.05. Equities research analysts anticipate that United Insurance Holdings Corp. will post $1.57 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds recently bought and sold shares of the company. Pear Tree Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in United Insurance Holdings Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $1,398,000. Ancora Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of United Insurance Holdings Corp. by 2.2% in the fourth quarter. Ancora Advisors LLC now owns 46,500 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,021,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of United Insurance Holdings Corp. by 25.7% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 377,993 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,464,000 after buying an additional 77,180 shares in the last quarter.

United Insurance Holdings Corp. is a property and casualty insurance holding company that sources, writes and services residential property and casualty insurance policies using a network of agents and a group of insurance subsidiaries. The Company’s insurance subsidiary is United Property & Casualty Insurance Company.

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