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) pushed the Banking industry lower today making it today's featured Banking laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.3%. By the end of trading, BankUnited fell $0.36 (-1.1%) to $34.04 on average volume. Throughout the day, 718,450 shares of BankUnited exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 894,000 shares. The stock ranged in price between $33.91-$34.62 after having opened the day at $34.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $34.40. Other companies within the Banking industry that declined today were:
), down 12.5%,
), down 3.9%,
), down 3.9% and
), down 3.8%.
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BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking products services to commercial and middle-market businesses, and individual customers in the United States. BankUnited has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 4.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate BankUnited a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and premium valuation.
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On the positive front,
), up 22.1%,
), up 14.5%,
), up 8.5% and
), up 6.2% , were all gainers within the banking industry with
) being today's featured banking industry leader.
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