WSFS Financial (WSFS)’s EVP Richard Wright Sold 7,500 Shares of the Company; Synaptics (SYNA) Shorts Lowered By 2.5%

Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) had a decrease of 2.5% in short interest. SYNA’s SI was 8.15M shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 2.5% from 8.36M shares previously. With 840,700 avg volume, 10 days are for Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA)’s short sellers to cover SYNA’s short positions. The stock decreased 1.81% or $0.88 during the last trading session, reaching $47.86. About 325,822 shares traded. Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) has declined 12.49% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.19% the S&P500.

The Wsfs Financial Corp’s EVP, Richard Wright, the well informed person sold – 7,500 Wsfs Financial Corp’s shares, based on the average price of $50.1 of a share. The reported insider shares recently had a value of approximately $375,850 U.S. Dollars. He also unloaded 3,462 shares valued at $169,325 USD in the last 30 days. Richard Wright today owns 52,450 shares or 0.17% of the Company’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares). Published 13/03/2018, you can read more about the deal by referring to the following original Form 4 here.

Synaptics Incorporated develops, markets, and sells intuitive human interface solutions for electronic devices and products worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.65 billion. The firm offers its human interface products solutions for mobile product applications, including smartphones, tablets, and touchscreen applications, as well as mobile, handheld, wireless, and entertainment devices; notebook applications; and other personal computer product applications, such as keyboards, mice, and desktop product applications. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s products include ClearPad, which enables users to interact directly with the display on smartphones and tablets; ClearView products that provide advanced image processing and low power technology for entry-level smartphones; TouchView products, which integrate touch and display technologies to deliver performance and simplified design; and Natural ID, a fingerprint ID product that is used in smartphones, tablets, notebook PCs, PC peripherals, and other applications.

Among 16 analysts covering Synaptics Inc (NASDAQ:SYNA), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Synaptics Inc had 71 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Craig Hallum maintained Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) on Friday, April 29 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Tuesday, July 18. As per Friday, January 29, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) earned “Hold” rating by Rosenblatt on Friday, November 3. The firm has “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, October 11. Needham maintained Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) rating on Tuesday, June 20. Needham has “Buy” rating and $6500 target. On Monday, December 12 the stock rating was downgraded by Oppenheimer to “Underperform”. As per Monday, June 12, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Oppenheimer upgraded Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) on Friday, December 8 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Friday, January 29.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.19, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 40 investors sold Synaptics Incorporated shares while 69 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 81 raised stakes. 34.89 million shares or 3.70% more from 33.64 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Credit Agricole S A holds 0% in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) or 31,450 shares. Engineers Gate Manager Limited Partnership reported 88,192 shares stake. Glg Ptnrs L P stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA). 20,523 are held by Trexquant Investment L P. Proshare Advsr Limited Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) for 6,843 shares. Forte Cap Lc Adv has invested 0.3% in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA). Shell Asset Comm reported 35,222 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. California Public Employees Retirement System holds 0% or 73,289 shares. 44,666 are held by Stifel Financial. Hgk Asset Management owns 0.06% invested in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) for 10,101 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% or 6,886 shares in its portfolio. Quantbot Technology L P has 0.06% invested in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA). Prudential Fincl Inc invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA). Manufacturers Life Insur The reported 0% stake. Moreover, Goldman Sachs Grp has 0% invested in Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) for 199,613 shares.

Since January 12, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $1.15 million activity. Bergman Rick sold $91,160 worth of stock. 641 shares were sold by McFarland John, worth $28,845. Shares for $22,929 were sold by Ali Wajid. LEE FRANCIS F also sold $5,000 worth of Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) shares.

The stock increased 0.80% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $50.5. About 72,186 shares traded. WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) has risen 27.14% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.44% the S&P500.

Among 6 analysts covering WSFS Financial (NASDAQ:WSFS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. WSFS Financial has $57.0 highest and $29 lowest target. $50.33’s average target is -0.34% below currents $50.5 stock price. WSFS Financial had 13 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stephens given on Wednesday, January 24. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Outperform” on Monday, October 31. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Tuesday, January 23. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, July 27. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 23 by Sandler O’Neill. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Merion Capital on Friday, January 26. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, October 24 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood on Friday, July 28 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $1.04 million activity. The insider KEARNEY THOMAS W sold $76,049. The insider WRIGHT RICHARD sold $169,325. Geraghty Paul D had sold 14,694 shares worth $729,140.

WSFS Financial Corporation operates as the thrift holding firm for the Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB that provides various banking services in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.59 billion. It operates through three divisions: WSFS Bank, Cash Connect, and Wealth Management. It has a 32.37 P/E ratio. The firm offers various deposit products, including savings accounts, demand deposits, interest-bearing demand deposits, money market deposit accounts, and certificates of deposit, as well as jumbo certificates of deposit.

Analysts await WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.74 earnings per share, up 25.42% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.59 per share. WSFS’s profit will be $23.24 million for 17.06 P/E if the $0.74 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.71 actual earnings per share reported by WSFS Financial Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.23% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 14 investors sold WSFS Financial Corporation shares while 47 reduced holdings. 13 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 23.12 million shares or 3.56% less from 23.97 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Strs Ohio, a Ohio-based fund reported 7,400 shares. Nuveen Asset Limited Liability Company reported 559,658 shares. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.02% or 529,829 shares. Aperio Group Inc Limited Liability Corporation invested 0% of its portfolio in WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS). Meeder Asset Mngmt accumulated 325 shares. Chatham Cap Group reported 29,830 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt Inc owns 137,410 shares. Voya Ltd Com owns 375,377 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Fmr Limited Com accumulated 1.32M shares. Goldman Sachs Gru holds 0.01% or 803,754 shares. Wellington Mngmt Gp Incorporated Llp reported 0.01% of its portfolio in WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS). Td Asset Mgmt stated it has 12,800 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Vanguard Group owns 0% invested in WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) for 1.37M shares. Metropolitan Life Insur invested in 0.01% or 20,559 shares. Monarch Prtnrs Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 62,190 shares or 0.29% of all its holdings.