Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) Forms $52.20 Double Top; WageWorks, Inc. (WAGE) Had 8 Bullish Analysts

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) formed double top with $54.81 target or 5.00% above today’s $52.20 share price. Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) has $899.25M valuation. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $52.2. About 18,436 shares traded. Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) has risen 30.56% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.86% the S&P500.

Among 9 analysts covering WageWorks Inc (NYSE:WAGE), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. WageWorks Inc had 22 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, October 14. Leerink Swann maintained WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE) rating on Monday, April 4. Leerink Swann has “Outperform” rating and $57 target. The company was downgraded on Monday, March 27 by Wells Fargo. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, May 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. Needham maintained the shares of WAGE in report on Thursday, November 10 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $80 target in Friday, January 27 report. The rating was maintained by Chardan Capital Markets with “Buy” on Friday, February 24. Chardan Capital Markets initiated the shares of WAGE in report on Wednesday, November 30 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Needham on Friday, October 6 with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Needham on Friday, February 24. See WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE) latest ratings:

09/11/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $80.0 Maintain
06/10/2017 Broker: Needham Rating: Buy New Target: $82.0 Maintain
04/10/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $88.0 Maintain
03/10/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $85.0 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $55.5. About 310,133 shares traded or 4.46% up from the average. WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE) has risen 27.63% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.93% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.88 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.21, from 2.09 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 34 investors sold WageWorks, Inc. shares while 35 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. 41.12 million shares or 2.98% more from 39.93 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Df Dent & Company Inc holds 1.69M shares or 2.66% of its portfolio. Moreover, Carroll Associates Inc has 0% invested in WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE). 458,177 were reported by Loomis Sayles And L P. Gsa Prtn Llp invested in 0.05% or 11,199 shares. Riverbridge Limited Co invested in 788,112 shares or 0.94% of the stock. Geode Cap Ltd Llc holds 339,807 shares. Comerica Comml Bank holds 52,669 shares. Raymond James Associate owns 53,654 shares. Gemmer Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corp reported 0% in WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE). Greenleaf Trust stated it has 0% in WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE). Victory Cap Mngmt accumulated 0.05% or 348,342 shares. Los Angeles Capital & Equity Rech has invested 0% in WageWorks, Inc. (NYSE:WAGE). Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky reported 0.02% stake. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 20,547 shares. Fifth Third Bank & Trust accumulated 3,619 shares.

WageWorks, Inc. engages in administering consumer-directed benefits , which empower employees to save money on taxes, as well as provides corporate tax advantages for employers in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.20 billion. It administers CDBs, including pre-tax spending accounts, such as health savings accounts (HSAs), health and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs), and health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), as well as offers commuter benefit services, including transit and parking programs, wellness programs, Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act, and other employee benefits. It has a 47.23 P/E ratio. As of September 13, 2017, it had approximately 6.5 million employee participants from approximately 100,000 employer clients.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.31 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.15, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 7 investors sold Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. shares while 28 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 9.43 million shares or 0.20% less from 9.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The North Carolina-based Wedge Cap L Limited Partnership Nc has invested 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Pnc Fincl Ser Gru has invested 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Voya Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability Co invested 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Reilly Fincl holds 0% or 37 shares in its portfolio. Opus Capital Grp Ltd Llc owns 0.05% invested in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) for 3,854 shares. Blackrock accumulated 1.05 million shares. Los Angeles Capital Mngmt And Equity Research has 0.01% invested in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) for 15,790 shares. Millennium Limited Company has invested 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Parametric Limited Liability Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) for 17,127 shares. Gsa Capital Partners Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Riggs Asset Managment invested in 0.19% or 7,400 shares. Sei Invests reported 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System holds 13,241 shares. 6,100 are owned by Virginia Retirement System Et Al. Schwab Charles Invest has invested 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH).

Among 4 analysts covering Washington Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:WASH), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Washington Trust Bancorp had 16 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Compass Point upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, January 27 report. Compass Point maintained the shares of WASH in report on Tuesday, October 20 with “Neutral” rating. On Tuesday, October 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Compass Point to “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Compass Point given on Tuesday, October 24. On Monday, October 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Market Perform”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Monday, December 18. Compass Point upgraded Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) on Thursday, January 26 to “Buy” rating. Compass Point downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, September 20 report. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Compass Point on Friday, November 18.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $172,976 activity. $112,625 worth of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) was sold by HOXSIE KATHERINE W. Noons Mary E. had sold 129 shares worth $6,579. $53,772 worth of stock was sold by ALGIERE DENNIS L on Thursday, October 26.