D Orazio & Associates Inc. Purchases New Stake in Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:MFG)

D Orazio & Associates Inc. bought a new position in Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:MFG) during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 9,913 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $28,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Mizuho Financial Group by 24.4% in the 3rd quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 438,955 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,247,000 after purchasing an additional 86,019 shares during the period. Creative Planning raised its stake in Mizuho Financial Group by 122.7% during the 3rd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 77,768 shares of the bank’s stock worth $221,000 after acquiring an additional 42,843 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Mizuho Financial Group by 8.1% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,009,978 shares of the bank’s stock worth $11,388,000 after acquiring an additional 301,112 shares during the period. BOK Financial Private Wealth Inc. purchased a new stake in Mizuho Financial Group during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $32,000. Finally, Boston Private Wealth LLC grew its holdings in Mizuho Financial Group by 9.5% during the 3rd quarter. Boston Private Wealth LLC now owns 228,321 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $648,000 after buying an additional 19,777 shares in the last quarter. 0.39% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

NYSE:MFG opened at $2.84 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $36.01 billion, a P/E ratio of 6.04, a P/E/G ratio of 0.92 and a beta of 0.59. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 0.88 and a current ratio of 0.86. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $2.61 and its 200-day simple moving average is $2.76. Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $2.33 and a fifty-two week high of $3.21.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Mizuho Financial Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 10th.

About Mizuho Financial Group

Mizuho Financial Group, Inc operates as a holding company which engages in the provision of financial services such as banking, trust banking, securities, and other businesses. It operates through the following segments: Mizuho Bank Ltd. (MHKB), Mizuho Trust & Banking Co, Ltd. (MHTB), and Mizuho Securities Co, Ltd.

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