Malvern Bancorp, Inc: Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc Bought Stake

February 15, 2018 - By Richard Conner

 Malvern Bancorp, Inc: Emanuel J. Friedman's Ejf Capital Llc Bought Stake

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.75 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.36, from 3.11 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 2 investors sold Malvern Bancorp, Inc. shares while 10 reduced holdings. 6 funds opened positions while 15 raised stakes. 4.35 million shares or 49.65% less from 8.63 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

Schwab Charles Inv Incorporated reported 0% of its portfolio in Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF). California State Teachers Retirement System owns 10,600 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Morgan Stanley owns 0% invested in Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) for 10,035 shares. Panagora Asset Inc holds 0% or 982 shares. Bridgeway Cap stated it has 0.01% in Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF). 37,262 were accumulated by Emerald Advisers Pa. Manufacturers Life Insur The holds 0% in Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) or 6,312 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage, New York-based fund reported 628 shares. Legal & General Gru Pcl stated it has 929 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Minerva Ltd Com holds 1.03% or 72,860 shares in its portfolio. 649,000 were accumulated by Fj Cap Mgmt Llc. Quantum Cap Management holds 26,947 shares. Ejf Capital Lc has 1.78% invested in Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) for 640,587 shares. Royal Bankshares Of Canada reported 461 shares. Geode Cap Management Limited Liability Corporation owns 81,435 shares.

The New Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc Holding in Malvern Bancorp, Inc

Ejf Capital Llc reported SC 13G/A form with the SEC for Malvern Bancorp, Inc. Access it here: 000089534518000080. As reported by Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc, the filler owns 9.7% or 640,587 shares of the Finance–company.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc stake is new for [reportingPerson]. Date of activity: December 31, 2017. This shows Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc’s positive view for Malvern Bancorp, Inc. For a hedge fund managing $7.64 billion in assets and having 66+ experts this is interesting position.

The hedge fund is investor in the Finance sector. In the manager’s last 13-F, we saw 25% of Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc’s portfolio is in the sector.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc Institutional Sentiment

Filings show 28 investors own Malvern Bancorp, Inc. The ownership in Q3 2015 is low, at Infinity of the outstanding shares. This is increased by 36466. 2802691 were owned by these investors. 2 funds opened new Malvern Bancorp, Inc stakes, 9 increased positions. There were 3 that closed positions and 7 reduced them.

Oppenheimer & Close Llc is an investor bullish on Malvern Bancorp, Inc, owning 97926 shares as of Q3 2015 for 1.30% of its portfolio. Minerva Advisors Llc owns 120000 shares or 1.33% of its portfolio. TX Clover Partners Lp have 3.08% of its portfolio for 403571 shares. Further, Seidman Lawrence B reported stake worth 2.81% of its portfolio. The IL Pl Capital Advisors Llc owns 617310 shares. Malvern Bancorp, Inc is 3.52% of its portfolio.

SEC Form 13G.

Emanuel J. Friedman’s Ejf Capital Llc website.

The stock increased 1.30% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $23.4. About 38,153 shares traded or 424.30% up from the average. Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) has risen 38.19% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.49% the S&P500.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding firm for Malvern Federal Savings Bank that provides various banking services and products to consumer and business clients in Pennsylvania. The company has market cap of $150.86 million. The firm offers checking accounts, retirement accounts, money market accounts, time and savings accounts, interest and non-interest bearing accounts, NOW accounts, and CDARS/ICS reciprocal deposits; and debit and credit card, wire transfer, automated teller, Internet banking, ACH origination, safe deposit box, telephone banking, and mobile banking services. It has a 28.92 P/E ratio. It also provides residential mortgage loans, such as one class and one-to four-family first lien residential mortgage loans; residential and commercial construction loans, and land loans; commercial loans, including commercial real estate loans, multi-family real estate loans, industrial loans, and commercial business loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity lines of credit, second mortgage loans, and unsecured consumer lines of credit.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Malvern Bancorp (NASDAQ:MLVF), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Malvern Bancorp has $28.5 highest and $17 lowest target. $23.67’s average target is 1.15% above currents $23.4 stock price. Malvern Bancorp had 7 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 7 by Sandler O’Neill. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of MLVF in report on Tuesday, October 3 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill given on Wednesday, January 3. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy” on Thursday, December 21.

More notable recent Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) news were published by: which released: “Malvern Bancorp, Inc., Receives National Recognition Award from Sandler O …” on September 26, 2017, also with their article: “Malvern Bancorp, Inc., Announces Hire for New General Counsel and Senior …” published on September 27, 2017, published: “Malvern Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Experienced Accountant to its Board” on April 01, 2016. More interesting news about Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) were released by: and their article: “Malvern Bancorp, Inc. Announces Private Placement of $25 Million of …” published on February 08, 2017 as well as‘s news article titled: “Malvern Bancorp, Inc. Appoints National/International Businessman, Michael …” with publication date: March 26, 2015.

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