Insider Trade: Dawn Morris Unloaded 2,431 Shares of Webster Financial (WBS); Orion Marine Group (ORN) Has 1.07 Sentiment

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Sentiment for Orion Marine Group Inc (ORN)

Orion Marine Group Inc (ORN) investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.36, from 1.43 in 2017Q3. The ratio is negative, as 46 hedge funds increased and started new holdings, while 43 reduced and sold their equity positions in Orion Marine Group Inc. The hedge funds in our database now hold: 20.99 million shares, up from 20.81 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Orion Marine Group Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 9 Reduced: 34 Increased: 30 New Position: 16.

Analysts await Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $-0.09 EPS, down 28.57% or $0.02 from last year’s $-0.07 per share. After $0.19 actual EPS reported by Orion Group Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -147.37% negative EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $151,132 activity.

The stock increased 1.33% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $6.85. About 44,126 shares traded. Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (ORN) has declined 12.58% since April 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.13% the S&P500.

Grace & White Inc Ny holds 1.17% of its portfolio in Orion Group Holdings, Inc. for 744,453 shares. Van Den Berg Management I Inc owns 1.19 million shares or 1.05% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Foundry Partners Llc has 0.27% invested in the company for 827,873 shares. The California-based Pacific Global Investment Management Co has invested 0.25% in the stock. Brandes Investment Partners Lp, a California-based fund reported 555,252 shares.

Orion Group Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty construction firm in the building, industrial, and infrastructure sectors in the continental United States, Alaska, Canada, and the Caribbean Basin. The company has market cap of $193.78 million. It operates through two divisions, Heavy Civil Marine Construction and Commercial Concrete Construction. It has a 685 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s marine construction services include construction, restoration, maintenance, and repair of marine transportation facilities and pipelines, bridges and causeways, and marine environmental structures.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $629,954 activity. $169,974 worth of stock was sold by BLEY DANIEL on Thursday, January 25. BECKER JOEL S sold 5,064 shares worth $274,565. $185,415 worth of Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) shares were sold by Pettie Mark. On Friday, October 27 the insider SMITH JAMES COPENHAVER sold $500,220.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.20, from 0.96 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 18 investors sold Webster Financial Corporation shares while 75 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 82 raised stakes. 85.11 million shares or 0.62% more from 84.59 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Westport Asset Mngmt reported 0.04% in Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS). Shine Investment Advisory Services accumulated 164 shares. New Mexico-based New Mexico Educational Retirement Board has invested 0.05% in Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS). Cortina Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co accumulated 0.7% or 282,361 shares. First Citizens National Bank And Trust owns 4,008 shares. Amalgamated National Bank & Trust stated it has 18,500 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. 3,836 were accumulated by Sky Inv Group Lc. Brighton Jones Limited Company holds 0.06% or 9,528 shares. Ngam Advisors Lp has invested 0.01% in Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS). Bancorporation Of Montreal Can invested in 11,845 shares or 0% of the stock. Us Bank De holds 4,784 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ameritas Investment Prtnrs reported 29,017 shares. Barclays Pcl holds 0% or 30,781 shares. Lord Abbett & has 0.39% invested in Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS). Shelton Capital Mgmt invested in 0.02% or 6,910 shares.

Dawn Morris, an insider of Webster Financial Corp, currently EVP-Chief Marketing Officer recently disclosed a sale with the U.S. SEC. As published in the document, Dawn Morris made a sale of 2,431 shares of the public firm, priced at $60.5 per share. $147,100 U.S. Dollars was the sale’s value. The SEC report’s date was April 24, 2018. Dawn Morris right now possess 0.01% of the Company’s market capitalization with ownership of 5,849 shares. 

Webster Financial Corporation operates as the holding firm for Webster Bank, National Association that provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $5.54 billion. It operates through four divisions: Commercial Banking, Community Banking, HSA Bank, and Private Banking. It has a 22.54 P/E ratio. The Commercial Banking segment provides lending, deposit, and cash management services to middle market companies; and asset lending, commercial real estate, and equipment finance, as well as treasury and payment services, which include government and institutional banking.

Among 19 analysts covering Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Webster Financial has $75.0 highest and $35 lowest target. $53.71’s average target is -10.74% below currents $60.17 stock price. Webster Financial had 59 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, January 24. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, June 9 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Sunday, July 23 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, October 19. Boenning & Scattergood maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, July 24 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 5 by PiperJaffray. The stock of Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, March 21 by Barclays Capital. On Friday, April 20 the stock rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood with “Hold”. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Friday, January 26 by Morgan Stanley.

The stock increased 0.38% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $60.17. About 510,612 shares traded. Webster Financial Corporation (NYSE:WBS) has risen 10.54% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.01% the S&P500.

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