PacWest Bancorp (PACW) At $52.60 Forms Bottom; Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Lowered Its American States Water Co (AWR) Stake

PacWest Bancorp (PACW) formed multiple bottom with $47.87 target or 9.00% below today’s $52.60 share price. PacWest Bancorp (PACW) has $6.71B valuation. The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $52.6. About 775,278 shares traded. PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) has risen 18.91% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.21% the S&P500.

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans decreased American States Water Co (AWR) stake by 32.38% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans sold 43,998 shares as American States Water Co (AWR)’s stock rose 0.43%. The Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 91,862 shares with $4.52 million value, down from 135,860 last quarter. American States Water Co now has $2.04 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $55.64. About 375,567 shares traded or 62.86% up from the average. American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR) has risen 17.06% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.36% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.18, from 1.49 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 24 investors sold PacWest Bancorp shares while 96 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes. 104.75 million shares or 1.70% less from 106.56 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Qs Lc has invested 0% in PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW). Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 86,436 shares. Meritage Mgmt reported 50,335 shares. Tci Wealth Advsr reported 0.01% of its portfolio in PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW). Cadence Limited stated it has 0.05% in PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW). Fifth Third Fincl Bank reported 5,995 shares. Envestnet Asset Mgmt holds 0.01% or 42,534 shares. Asset Mngmt One Ltd accumulated 30,715 shares or 0% of the stock. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund holds 0.04% or 44,191 shares in its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 4,132 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Hennessy has 0.17% invested in PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) for 109,000 shares. First Tru Advsr L P holds 751,060 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Capstone Advsr Lc holds 12,700 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Dowling Yahnke Limited Liability Co accumulated 8,633 shares. Smith Graham Investment Advsrs L P reported 145,263 shares stake.

Among 14 analysts covering Pacwest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Pacwest Bancorp had 42 analyst reports since October 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, January 22 by FBR Capital. The stock of PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by Wood. The stock of PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) earned “Buy” rating by Stephens on Friday, July 14. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy” on Wednesday, July 19. The stock of PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by BMO Capital Markets. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Wednesday, November 1 report. BMO Capital Markets maintained PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) on Friday, July 7 with “Hold” rating. SunTrust maintained PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) rating on Tuesday, November 28. SunTrust has “Hold” rating and $50.0 target. The rating was maintained by Raymond James with “Hold” on Thursday, November 30. Stephens maintained PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) on Friday, January 19 with “Buy” rating.

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased Om Asset Management Plc (NYSE:OMAM) stake by 268,654 shares to 1.23 million valued at $18.29 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Digital Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:DLR) stake by 32,904 shares and now owns 546,452 shares. Sabra Health Care Reit Inc (NASDAQ:SBRA) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.19, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 12 investors sold AWR shares while 58 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes. 23.15 million shares or 1.21% less from 23.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Macquarie Limited holds 5,800 shares. Huntington Fincl Bank reported 0% of its portfolio in American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR). Water Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 2.75% stake. Glenmede Trust Na holds 6,559 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Menta Ltd Liability Company, a California-based fund reported 5,808 shares. Invest Centers Of America holds 0.03% of its portfolio in American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR) for 7,531 shares. Weatherly Asset Management Limited Partnership has 18,655 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. Corecommodity Lc reported 7,759 shares stake. Commonwealth Equity Svcs holds 0.02% or 54,721 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 6,287 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Aqr Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 12,072 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Strs Ohio reported 74,600 shares. Amer Gp holds 28,800 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt accumulated 202 shares. Raymond James & Associates holds 34,589 shares.

Analysts await American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.35 earnings per share, up 16.67% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.3 per share. AWR’s profit will be $12.84 million for 39.74 P/E if the $0.35 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.57 actual earnings per share reported by American States Water Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.60% negative EPS growth.