Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Trades at $25.50 After Triangle; Hexindai Adr (HX) Shorts Raised By 12.74%

Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) formed triangle with $23.72 target or 7.00% below today’s $25.50 share price. Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) has $3.83B valuation. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $25.5. About 842,800 shares traded. Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) has risen 34.85% since January 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.15% the S&P500.

Hexindai Adr (NASDAQ:HX) had an increase of 12.74% in short interest. HX’s SI was 76,100 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 12.74% from 67,500 shares previously. With 93,700 avg volume, 1 days are for Hexindai Adr (NASDAQ:HX)’s short sellers to cover HX’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $11.64. About 98,332 shares traded. Hexindai Inc. (NASDAQ:HX) has 0.00% since January 7, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Hexindai Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an online consumer lending marketplace connecting borrowers and investors in the People's Republic of China. The company has market cap of $557.81 million.

Among 15 analysts covering Associated Banc (NYSE:ASB), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 7% are positive. Associated Banc had 37 analyst reports since October 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, December 15 by Bank of America. On Wednesday, January 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, August 16 with “Equal-Weight”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, March 24 by Wood. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, December 21 by Suntrust Robinson. The firm has “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson given on Wednesday, September 6. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of ASB in report on Tuesday, October 3 with “Hold” rating. SunTrust maintained it with “Hold” rating and $26.0 target in Friday, October 20 report. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $20 target in Friday, October 9 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 19 by Piper Jaffray.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.28, from 1.4 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 23 investors sold Associated Banc-Corp shares while 66 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 114.59 million shares or 2.37% less from 117.37 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hbk Lp owns 20,200 shares. 9,000 are held by Wealthtrust Axiom Ltd Liability Com. Laurion Capital Mngmt L P owns 0.01% invested in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) for 53,935 shares. 53,683 were accumulated by Credit Agricole S A. New York State Common Retirement Fund reported 356,594 shares. Dean Associates Limited Liability Com, a Ohio-based fund reported 24,840 shares. 728,559 are held by Foundry Partners Lc. Victory Capital Incorporated invested 0.28% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Gsa Capital Prtnrs Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 63,722 shares. Wedge Management L Limited Partnership Nc owns 26,183 shares. Koch Industries Inc owns 0.06% invested in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) for 10,658 shares. 22,078 were reported by Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Sys. Art Advsr Limited Liability Com owns 30,900 shares. Shelton Capital owns 11,169 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Covington Cap accumulated 1,250 shares.