Regional Midwest Banks: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN), KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC)

Shares of Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN) saw a large decline in short interest in January. As of March 14th, there was short interest totalling 15,966,545 shares, a decline of 12.8% from the February 28th total of 18,306,242 shares, AR Network reports. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) stock performance was 1.91% in last session and finished the day at $10.16. Traded volume was 11,499,600 million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 10.39 million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.63. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) insider ownership is 0.70%.

KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the twenty-seven brokerages that are covering the stock,Analyst Ratings reports. KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) rose 0.91 percent to $14.37 yesterday on volume of 11.75million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $14.25 to $14.40. KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has a market capitalization of $12.78 billion.

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) began charging $36 in overdraft fees in August, up from $35, while eliminating the fee for transactions of $5 or less that trigger an overdraft. Boston Private Bank & Trust Co., a subsidiary of Boston Private Financial Holdings Inc., began charging $30 in August, up from $25. U.S. Bancorp said rising fees reflect the rising cost of handling checking accounts. Boston Private Bank said its fee increase was the first in more than 10 years. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB)’s stock on April 1, 2014 reported a increase of 0.30% to the closing price of $42.99. Its fifty two weeks range is $31.99 -$43.66. The total market capitalization recorded $78.35 billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 5,759,900 million shares. In its share capital, U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has 1.82 billion outstanding shares.

Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) announced today financial and operational results for the fourth quarter 2013 and for the twelve month period ended December 31, 2013. On Tuesday, shares of First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) advanced 2.50% to close the day at $18.43. Company return on investment (ROI) is 26.90% and its monthly performance is recorded as 9.70%. First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) quarterly revenue growth is 6.96%.