WoodTrust Financial Corp acquired a new position in County Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:ICBK) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 8,000 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $205,000. WoodTrust Financial Corp owned approximately 0.12% of County Bancorp as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its stake in shares of County Bancorp by 330.3% during the third quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 1,902 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $38,000 after acquiring an additional 1,460 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley lifted its stake in shares of County Bancorp by 360.2% during the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 8,698 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $149,000 after acquiring an additional 6,808 shares during the period. Paloma Partners Management Co acquired a new position in shares of County Bancorp during the second quarter valued at $395,000. Legacy Private Trust Co. lifted its stake in shares of County Bancorp by 30.8% during the fourth quarter. Legacy Private Trust Co. now owns 17,495 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $448,000 after acquiring an additional 4,115 shares during the period. Finally, Millennium Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of County Bancorp by 362.6% during the third quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 23,371 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $458,000 after acquiring an additional 32,271 shares during the period. 26.28% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

In related news, Director Gary J. Ziegelbauer sold 11,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.68, for a total value of $271,480.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 381,091 shares in the company, valued at $9,405,325.88. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 23.30% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. DA Davidson reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of County Bancorp in a research note on Monday, November 18th. Zacks Investment Research lowered County Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 15th. Stephens lowered County Bancorp from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and set a $25.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Thursday, December 19th. ValuEngine upgraded County Bancorp from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, January 9th. Finally, Maxim Group set a $23.00 price objective on County Bancorp and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 18th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.83.

NASDAQ ICBK traded down $0.37 on Tuesday, reaching $26.50. The company had a trading volume of 5,303 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,629. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $26.00 and its 200-day moving average is $21.21. The stock has a market cap of $180.78 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.57 and a beta of 0.76. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56. County Bancorp Inc has a 52 week low of $16.24 and a 52 week high of $27.98.

County Bancorp Profile

County Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Investors Community Bank that provides a range of consumer and commercial banking services to individuals, businesses, and industries primarily in northeastern and central Wisconsin. The company accepts demand interest bearing and noninterest bearing, money market deposit, NOW, checking, and savings accounts, as well as time deposits.

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