Investors sentiment increased to 2.5 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.04, from 2.46 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 2 investors sold BCB Bancorp, Inc. shares while 10 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. 4.94 million shares or 2.35% more from 4.83 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Ameritas Investment Partners Incorporated accumulated 832 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% or 23,400 shares in its portfolio. Creative Planning invested in 266,458 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Sei reported 0% of its portfolio in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP). Van Hulzen Asset Mngmt Limited Co holds 0.1% of its portfolio in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP) for 20,014 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has 4,043 shares. Bancorporation Of America Corp De reported 8,756 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership owns 364,384 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 168 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Amer Grp Inc stated it has 8,064 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The New York-based Tiaa Cref Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0% in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP). California State Teachers Retirement Systems has 0% invested in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP) for 19,213 shares. Bridgeway Mngmt Incorporated reported 0.01% in BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP). State Street reported 184,135 shares. 1,600 are held by Macquarie Grp Ltd.
Since March 14, 2018, it had 3 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $38,050 activity. Keating Thomas bought 1,000 shares worth $14,500. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $15,650 was bought by BALLANCE ROBERT.
The stock of Bcb Bancorp Inc (nj) (NASDAQ:BCBP) registered a decrease of 10.85% in short interest. BCBPs total short interest was 166,000 shares in September as published by FINRA. Its down 10.85% from 186,200 shares, reported previously. With 14,000 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 12 days to cover their BCBPs short positions.
The stock increased 0.68% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $14.85. About 9,311 shares traded. BCB Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCBP) has declined 0.32% since September 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.89% the S&P500.
BCB Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding firm for BCB Community Bank, a state chartered commercial bank that provides banking services and products to businesses and individuals in the United States. The company has market cap of $234.37 million. The firm offers deposit products, including savings and club accounts, interest and non-interest bearing demand accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, and term certificate accounts. It has a 20.09 P/E ratio. It also provides loans, such as commercial and multi-family real estate loans, one-to four-family mortgage loans, home equity loans and home equity lines of credit, construction loans, consumer loans, commercial business loans, and small business administration lending services.