SFST Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.34%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $497,935.50
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $0.00

Southern First Bancshares Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Southern First Bancshares by year and by quarter.

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Southern First Bancshares Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $33.50
Price Change: Price Increase of +0.12 (0.36%)
As of 02/23/2024 01:00 AM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for SFST up to the past year.

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Southern First Bancshares Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/20/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy200$34.50$6,900.0049,876View SEC Filing Icon  
11/22/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy200$29.25$5,850.0049,676View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy200$27.00$5,400.0049,476View SEC Filing Icon  
10/25/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy250$25.49$6,372.5049,076View SEC Filing Icon  
9/19/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy150$26.96$4,044.0048,826View SEC Filing Icon  
8/9/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy150$29.35$4,402.5048,676View SEC Filing Icon  
8/1/2023Anna T LockeDirectorBuy1,300$30.40$39,520.002,132View SEC Filing Icon  
7/28/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy1,900$29.50$56,050.0011,500View SEC Filing Icon  
6/23/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy100$25.00$2,500.0048,426View SEC Filing Icon  
6/21/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy300$25.40$7,620.0048,026View SEC Filing Icon  
6/5/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy200$25.00$5,000.0047,426View SEC Filing Icon  
6/1/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy200$23.90$4,780.0047,226View SEC Filing Icon  
5/25/2023Silvia T KingInsiderBuy500$24.16$12,080.001,700View SEC Filing Icon  
5/22/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy500$23.25$11,625.009,600View SEC Filing Icon  
5/17/2023Anna T LockeDirectorBuy115$23.90$2,748.50832View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy200$22.81$4,562.009,100View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy200$22.54$4,508.008,900View SEC Filing Icon  
5/8/2023Calvin C HurstPresidentBuy500$22.06$11,030.007,000View SEC Filing Icon  
5/8/2023R Arthur Seavers, Jr.CEOBuy253$22.50$5,692.5075,144View SEC Filing Icon  
5/8/2023R Arthur Seavers, Jr.CEOBuy253$22.50$5,692.5075,144View SEC Filing Icon  
5/5/2023William M Aiken IIIInsiderBuy400$22.52$9,008.008,200View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy200$21.45$4,290.008,700View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2023Terry Grayson-CaprioDirectorBuy1,000$21.16$21,160.003,240View SEC Filing Icon  
5/1/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy1,000$27.20$27,200.008,500View SEC Filing Icon  
4/28/2023David Andrew BorrmannCFOBuy6,000$27.62$165,720.007,500View SEC Filing Icon  
3/13/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy500$33.69$16,845.0046,776View SEC Filing Icon  
3/10/2023Anne S EllefsonDirectorBuy250$36.50$9,125.006,812View SEC Filing Icon  
3/10/2023William M Aiken IIIInsiderBuy1,000$38.21$38,210.007,800View SEC Filing Icon  
2/22/2023Anna T LockeDirectorBuy675$40.70$27,472.50717View SEC Filing Icon  
2/6/2023Ray LattimoreDirectorBuy128$41.96$5,370.882,635View SEC Filing Icon  
2/2/2023Ray LattimoreDirectorBuy2,119$41.96$88,913.242,507View SEC Filing Icon  
1/30/2023David G. EllisonDirectorBuy4,500$40.87$183,915.0046,276View SEC Filing Icon  
12/22/2022David G. EllisonDirectorBuy100$45.01$4,501.0041,776View SEC Filing Icon  
9/21/2022David G. EllisonDirectorBuy1,000$43.20$43,200.0041,668View SEC Filing Icon  
8/1/2022Terry Grayson-CaprioDirectorBuy1,000$43.74$43,740.002,240View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2022Terry Grayson-CaprioDirectorBuy1,000$42.58$42,580.001,240View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2022David G. EllisonDirectorBuy250$44.57$11,142.5040,668View SEC Filing Icon  
12/23/2021David G. EllisonDirectorBuy300$63.26$18,978.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/13/2021Terry Grayson-CaprioDirectorBuy100$59.67$5,967.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/5/2021Michael D. DowlingCFOSell2,000$57.44$114,880.00View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2021Leighton M CubbageDirectorSell28$52.93$1,482.04View SEC Filing Icon  
9/14/2021Rudolph G. Johnstone, IIIDirectorSell2,000$50.25$100,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2021R Arthur Seavers, Jr.CEOSell12,100$54.28$656,788.0090,991View SEC Filing Icon  
3/5/2021Anne S EllefsonDirectorSell1,250$46.75$58,437.507,498View SEC Filing Icon  
2/26/2021Michael D. DowlingCFOSell3,000$45.01$135,030.0042,650View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Southern First Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFST)

79.03% of Southern First Bancshares stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at SFST by year and by quarter.

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Southern First Bancshares Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
2/23/2024Mendon Capital Advisors Corp7,699$0.29M0.1%N/A0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024GSA Capital Partners LLP20,121$0.75M0.1%+4.2%0.249%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Barclays PLC26,847$1M0.0%+40.3%0.332%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Vanguard Group Inc.397,247$14.74M0.0%+0.8%4.910%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Nuveen Asset Management LLC18,714$0.69M0.0%+36.8%0.231%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Bridgeway Capital Management LLC39,023$1.45M0.0%+2.5%0.482%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Royal Bank of Canada35,671$1.32M0.0%+39.7%0.441%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Putnam Investments LLC47,602$1.77M0.0%-1.7%0.588%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC95,194$3.53M0.0%-7.4%1.177%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Northern Trust Corp79,027$2.93M0.0%+7.2%0.977%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Gabelli Funds LLC9,043$0.34M0.0%N/A0.112%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Teton Advisors Inc.38,000$1.41M0.5%-7.3%0.470%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Goldman Sachs Group Inc.39,448$1.46M0.0%-22.4%0.488%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024California State Teachers Retirement System1,263$47K0.0%-25.4%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024FinTrust Capital Advisors LLC2,780$0.10M0.0%+256.4%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024rhino investment partners Inc14,845$0.55M0.1%N/A0.183%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2024UBS Group AG8,822$0.33M0.0%+95.3%0.109%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2024Dimensional Fund Advisors LP287,787$10.68M0.0%+3.1%3.557%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2024BNP Paribas Financial Markets2,026$75K0.0%-38.2%0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2024Patton Albertson Miller Group LLC5,637$0.21M0.0%N/A0.070%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/6/2024Sheets Smith Wealth Management14,701$0.55M0.1%-3.6%0.182%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/5/2024Russell Investments Group Ltd.61,800$2.29M0.0%+16.9%0.764%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2024New York State Common Retirement Fund2,764$0.10M0.0%-47.4%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/30/2024Strs Ohio16,200$0.60M0.0%-15.2%0.200%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/19/2024Abacus Planning Group Inc.31,854$1.18M0.2%-3.1%0.394%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/19/2024Wagner Wealth Management LLC5,631$0.21M0.1%N/A0.070%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/17/2024Assenagon Asset Management S.A.27,679$1.03M0.0%-14.8%0.342%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/16/2024Godsey & Gibb Inc.12,860$0.48M0.1%-3.7%0.159%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/12/2024SG Americas Securities LLC4,232$0.16M0.0%N/A0.052%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/18/2023Vanguard Group Inc.394,018$10.62M0.0%+0.2%4.870%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/1/2023Wellington Management Group LLP118,815$3.20M0.0%+4.7%1.469%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/30/2023American Century Companies Inc.68,380$1.84M0.0%+2.7%0.845%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/24/2023Deutsche Bank AG6,479$0.18M0.0%+40.5%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2023Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc.27,101$0.73M0.0%-25.2%0.335%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2023GSA Capital Partners LLP19,304$0.52M0.0%N/A0.239%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2023Royal Bank of Canada25,542$0.69M0.0%-55.6%0.316%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2023ELCO Management Co. LLC7,699$0.21M0.1%N/A0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2023Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc.459,458$12.38M5.0%+0.2%5.679%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2023Ameriprise Financial Inc.253,183$6.82M0.0%-0.2%3.130%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2023California State Teachers Retirement System1,693$46K0.0%-33.7%0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2023Northern Trust Corp73,724$1.99M0.0%+0.9%0.911%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/9/2023Deutsche Bank AG6,479$0.18M0.0%+40.5%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2023Teton Advisors Inc.41,000$1.11M0.3%-45.3%0.507%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/7/2023Barclays PLC19,140$0.52M0.0%+2.7%0.237%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/6/2023Assenagon Asset Management S.A.32,479$0.88M0.0%+212.0%0.401%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/31/2023Fifth Third Bancorp30,024$0.81M0.0%N/A0.372%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/27/2023River Oaks Capital LLC94,899$2.56M3.8%-1.1%1.174%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/26/2023Strs Ohio19,100$0.51M0.0%+4.9%0.236%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/23/2023Sheets Smith Wealth Management15,251$0.41M0.1%+2.7%0.189%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/12/2023SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC137,631$3.71M0.5%+0.8%1.703%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/21/2023Osaic Holdings Inc.4,252$0.11M0.0%-8.1%0.053%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Alliancebernstein L.P.131,625$3.26M0.0%+2.0%1.629%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Wells Fargo & Company MN2,923$72K0.0%+107.5%0.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio3,597$89K0.0%+91.6%0.045%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Gamco Investors INC. ET AL24,405$0.60M0.0%-17.8%0.302%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Goldman Sachs Group Inc.47,836$1.18M0.0%+7.3%0.592%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Captrust Financial Advisors75,320$1.86M0.0%+1.1%0.932%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Royal Bank of Canada57,578$1.43M0.0%+6.6%0.713%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/14/2023State of Wisconsin Investment Board19,700$0.49M0.0%+27.9%0.244%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/14/2023State Street Corp160,683$3.98M0.0%+5.9%1.989%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023Renaissance Technologies LLC80,007$1.98M0.0%+11.4%0.990%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023FJ Capital Management LLC791,009$19.58M2.5%+72.6%9.790%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023BlackRock Inc.777,221$19.24M0.0%+16.2%9.619%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC99,639$2.47M0.0%+44.2%1.233%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023Banc Funds Co. LLC418,573$10.36M1.2%+10.6%5.180%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023Geode Capital Management LLC146,606$3.63M0.0%+5.0%1.814%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.19,718$0.49M0.0%-33.6%0.244%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2023Northern Trust Corp73,084$1.81M0.0%+0.7%0.905%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2023Osaic Holdings Inc.4,252$0.11M0.0%-8.1%0.053%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2023Gamco Investors INC. ET AL24,405$0.60M0.0%-17.8%0.302%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2023Russell Investments Group Ltd.50,873$1.26M0.0%+213.4%0.630%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2023Citigroup Inc.2,285$57K0.0%+114,150.0%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2023Dimensional Fund Advisors LP294,846$7.30M0.0%-12.6%3.649%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2023BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC2,109$52K0.0%-48.5%0.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/9/2023Sheets Smith Wealth Management14,854$0.37M0.1%-2.6%0.184%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/31/2023Strs Ohio18,200$0.45M0.0%+80.2%0.226%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/27/2023EA Series Trust10,235$0.25M0.0%N/A0.127%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/17/2023Wedge Capital Management L L P NC83,231$2.06M0.0%-7.5%1.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/14/2023SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC136,601$3.38M0.4%+29.8%1.697%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/22/2023Putnam Investments LLC48,902$1.50M0.0%+7.0%0.607%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/22/2023Ameriprise Financial Inc.251,207$7.71M0.0%+19.9%3.121%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.29,692$0.91M0.0%-21.2%0.369%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2023Penn Capital Management Company LLC47,266$1.45M0.1%-7.6%0.587%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2023State Street Corp151,668$4.66M0.0%+1.5%1.885%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2023Geode Capital Management LLC139,686$4.29M0.0%+4.3%1.736%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/16/2023Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC69,119$2.12M0.0%+34.7%0.859%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2023Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio1,877$58K0.0%+154.7%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2023Two Sigma Advisers LP21,300$0.65M0.0%-3.6%0.265%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2023Two Sigma Investments LP16,709$0.51M0.0%-15.0%0.208%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2023Deutsche Bank AG4,687$0.14M0.0%+51.8%0.058%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/15/2023Sheets Smith Wealth Management31$0.47M0.1%-99.8%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Renaissance Technologies LLC71,807$2.20M0.0%-21.0%0.892%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Gamco Investors INC. ET AL29,705$0.91M0.0%+3.5%0.369%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023BlackRock Inc.668,797$20.53M0.0%-4.4%8.310%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC4,095$0.13M0.0%+319.6%0.051%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Bank of America Corp DE10,522$0.32M0.0%-36.1%0.131%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023NewEdge Advisors LLC6,805$0.21M0.0%+7.6%0.085%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Dimensional Fund Advisors LP337,520$10.36M0.0%+6.4%4.194%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Greenwood Capital Associates LLC9,013$0.28M0.0%-18.6%0.112%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2023Wellington Management Group LLP95,515$2.93M0.0%-42.1%1.187%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

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Southern First Bancshares logo
Southern First Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Southern First Bank that provides commercial, consumer, and mortgage loans to the general public in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia. The company accepts various deposit products that include checking accounts, commercial checking accounts, and savings accounts, as well as other time deposits, including daily money market accounts and long-term certificates of deposit. Its loan portfolio comprises commercial real estate loans; construction real estate loans; commercial business loans for various lines of businesses, such as the manufacturing, service industry, and professional service areas; consumer real estate and home equity loans; and other consumer loans, including secured and unsecured installment loans and revolving lines of credit. In addition, the company provides other bank services, such as internet banking, cash management, safe deposit boxes, direct deposit, automatic drafts, bill payment, and mobile banking services. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.
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Today's Range

Now: $33.50
Low: $32.91
High: $33.75

50 Day Range

MA: $35.99
Low: $32.97
High: $38.71

52 Week Range

Now: $33.50
Low: $20.75
High: $40.71

Volume

6,431 shs

Average Volume

19,584 shs

Market Capitalization

$271.02 million

P/E Ratio

20.18

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.83

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Southern First Bancshares?

Southern First Bancshares' top insider shareholders include:
  1. R Arthur Seaver Jr (CEO)
  2. David G Ellison (Director)
  3. David Andrew Borrmann (CFO)
  4. William M Aiken III (Insider)
  5. Calvin C Hurst (President)
  6. Anne S Ellefson (Director)
  7. Terry Grayson-Caprio (Director)
  8. Ray Lattimore (Director)
  9. Anna T Locke (Director)
  10. Silvia T King (Insider)
Learn More about top insider investors at Southern First Bancshares.

Who are the major institutional investors of Southern First Bancshares?

Southern First Bancshares' top institutional shareholders include:
  1. Vanguard Group Inc. — 4.91%
  2. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP — 3.56%
  3. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC — 1.18%
  4. Northern Trust Corp — 0.98%
  5. Russell Investments Group Ltd. — 0.76%
  6. Putnam Investments LLC — 0.59%
Learn More about top institutional investors of Southern First Bancshares stock.

Which major investors are selling Southern First Bancshares stock?

In the previous quarter, SFST stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
  2. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC
  3. Assenagon Asset Management S.A.
  4. Teton Advisors Inc.
  5. Strs Ohio
  6. New York State Common Retirement Fund
  7. BNP Paribas Financial Markets
  8. Abacus Planning Group Inc.

Which major investors are buying Southern First Bancshares stock?

Within the last quarter, SFST stock was acquired by institutional investors including:
  1. rhino investment partners Inc
  2. Royal Bank of Canada
  3. Gabelli Funds LLC
  4. Russell Investments Group Ltd.
  5. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
  6. Barclays PLC
  7. Mendon Capital Advisors Corp
  8. Patton Albertson Miller Group LLC
Within the previous year, these company insiders have bought Southern First Bancshares stock:
  1. R Arthur Seaver Jr (CEO)
  2. David G Ellison (Director)
  3. David Andrew Borrmann (CFO)
  4. William M Aiken III (Insider)
  5. Calvin C Hurst (President)
  6. Anne S Ellefson (Director)
  7. Terry Grayson-Caprio (Director)
  8. Ray Lattimore (Director)
  9. Anna T Locke (Director)
  10. Silvia T King (Insider)
Learn More investors buying Southern First Bancshares stock.
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