Are These Banking Stocks Hot? - Umpqua Holdings, PacWest, SVB Financial, and CVB Financial

May 18, 2016, 09:01 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

The Regional-Pacific Banks segment may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking of banking stocks, but this industry actually presents some of the best trading opportunities in the market. Today's featured companies from are: Umpqua Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: UMPQ), PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ: PACW), SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB), and CVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: CVBF). Access their trading alerts at:

Let us now see how well these stocks performed at the closing bell on Tuesday, May 17, 2016:

Umpqua Holdings Corp.'s stock saw a slight correction of 1.19% and finished the trading session at $14.91. A total volume of 1.86 million shares was traded. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 5.29%. Moreover, shares of Umpqua Holdings have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 37.11. Sign up and get the alert on UMPQ at:

On Tuesday, shares in PacWest Bancorp recorded a trading volume of 998,928 shares, and ended the session 0.58% higher at $38.05. The stock has gained 20.05% in the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading 1.96% above their 50-day moving average. Furthermore, PacWest's stock has an RSI of 49.59. The complimentary alert on PACW can be activated at:

Shares in SVB Financial Group closed the day at $96.75, up 1.04%. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.08 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 685,900 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 9.71% in the previous three months, and are trading 4.79% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, SVB Financial's stock has an RSI of 43.42. Register for free on and access the latest strategies on SIVB at:

At the closing bell yesterday, shares in CVB Financial Corp. ended 1.88% lower at $16.19, and with a total volume of 585,051 shares traded. The stock has advanced 7.46% in the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading below their 200-day moving average by 2.25%. Furthermore, CVB Financial's stock has an RSI of 36.77. The complete trade setup on CVBF is available for free at:


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