Bankwell Financial Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:BWFG) Stock Is Shorted More

September 17, 2017 - By Richard Conner

 Bankwell Financial Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:BWFG) Stock Is Shorted More

Investors sentiment increased to 3.13 in 2016 Q4. Its up 1.49, from 1.64 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 1 investors sold Bankwell Financial Group Inc shares while 7 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 16 raised stakes. 6.38 million shares or 105.97% more from 3.10 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Barclays Pcl stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG). Bridgeway Cap Mngmt has 48,600 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Endicott Management reported 12.37% of its portfolio in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG). Blackrock Fund Advsrs accumulated 196,731 shares. Perritt Mgmt invested in 125,900 shares. Manufacturers Life The invested 0.01% in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG). California State Teachers Retirement invested in 11,795 shares. American Gp invested 0% in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG). Geode Capital Management Limited Liability Corp stated it has 21,813 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Blackrock reported 0% of its portfolio in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG). Cornerstone Cap Mgmt Holdings Limited Com holds 0% or 7,300 shares. Buckingham Asset Mgmt Lc has 0.31% invested in Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) for 29,835 shares. Elizabeth Park Ltd holds 20,555 shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Solutions Ltd holds 13,301 shares. 5,900 are held by State Common Retirement Fund.

Since March 20, 2017, it had 3 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $311,332 activity. Fieber James A sold $327,422 worth of stock or 9,662 shares. Porto Carl M also bought $47,250 worth of Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) shares. $120,304 worth of Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) shares were sold by Lampert Todd.

The stock of Bankwell Financial Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:BWFG) registered an increase of 21.9% in short interest. BWFG’s total short interest was 51,200 shares in September as published by FINRA. Its up 21.9% from 42,000 shares, reported previously. With 7,700 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 7 days to cover their BWFG’s short positions. The short interest to Bankwell Financial Group Incorporated’s float is 0.96%.

The stock increased 0.68% or $0.24 on September 15, reaching $35.49. About 33,343 shares traded or 199.28% up from the average. Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) has risen 54.83% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.13% the S&P500.

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. is a bank holding company. The company has market cap of $272.72 million. The Firm offers a range of financial services through its banking subsidiary, Bankwell Bank . It has a 19.64 P/E ratio. The Bank is a Connecticut state non-member bank.

More notable recent Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. to Acquire Quinnipiac Bank & Trust Company” on April 01, 2014, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 11 …” published on August 10, 2017, Blogs.Wsj.com published: “CFO Moves: Bankwell Financial Group, Yellow Pages” on November 11, 2016. More interesting news about Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) were released by: Marketwatch.com and their article: “35.15” published on November 21, 2013 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. Reports the Planned Retirement of Its Chief …” with publication date: June 14, 2016.

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