EPS for Washington Federal Inc. (WAFD) Expected At $0.48

June 19, 2017 - By Kurt Siggers

 EPS for Washington Federal Inc. (WAFD) Expected At $0.48
Investors sentiment increased to 1 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.01, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 12 investors sold Washington Federal Inc. shares while 83 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 72.68 million shares or 0.89% less from 73.33 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Morgan Stanley holds 0.01% or 486,180 shares in its portfolio. Millennium Ltd Co reported 0% of its portfolio in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD). D E Shaw Communications owns 66,494 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Pine River Cap Mgmt L P has invested 0.02% in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD). Clearbridge Invests Limited Liability reported 0% in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD). Sg Americas Secs Lc reported 0% of its portfolio in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD). Quantbot Tech Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD). Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans reported 15,357 shares. Hennessy Advsrs Incorporated holds 0.27% of its portfolio in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) for 265,000 shares. Edge Asset Mgmt Inc has 573,291 shares. M&T Bankshares Corporation accumulated 7,209 shares. Washington Bancorporation stated it has 10,460 shares. Verition Fund Mngmt Limited Liability stated it has 10,304 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Macquarie Group Incorporated Limited has 0% invested in Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) for 43,100 shares. Amalgamated Comml Bank has 12,734 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio.

Since January 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 sales for $3.35 million activity. 19,500 shares were sold by WHITEHEAD ROY M, worth $664,076 on Wednesday, February 15. JOHNSON ANNA C had sold 4,200 shares worth $135,450 on Friday, May 26.

Wall Street await Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) to release earnings on July, 13. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.48, up exactly $0.01 or 2.13 % from 2014’s $0.47 EPS. The expected WAFD’s profit could reach $42.46M giving the stock 17.60 P/E in the case that $0.48 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.47 EPS for the previous quarter, Washington Federal Inc.’s analysts now forecast 2.13 % EPS growth. It closed at $33.8 lastly. It is down 33.59% since June 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.89% the S&P500.

Washington Federal, Inc. is a bank holding company. The company has market cap of $2.99 billion. The Firm conducts its activities through a federally insured national bank subsidiary, Washington Federal, National Association . It has a 17.91 P/E ratio. The business of the Bank consists primarily of accepting deposits from the general public and investing these funds in loans of various types, including first lien mortgages on single-family dwellings, construction loans, land acquisition and development loans, loans on multi-family, commercial real estate and other income producing properties, home equity loans and business loans.

More recent Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market …” on April 21, 2017. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Washington Federal Hoping A New Model Can Drive More Growth” on December 02, 2016. Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Washington Federal CEO Roy Whitehead plans to retire” with publication date: January 05, 2017 was also an interesting one.

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