WSFS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WSFS) rose 2.9% during mid-day trading on Friday . The company traded as high as $34.99 and last traded at $34.81, with a volume of 61,066 shares. The stock had previously closed at $33.82.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut WSFS Financial Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 30th.

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $33.81 and a 200 day moving average price of $32.34. The company has a market cap of $1.03 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.09.

WSFS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WSFS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $45.36 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $44.89 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.38 earnings per share. WSFS Financial Corp.’s revenue was up 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts forecast that WSFS Financial Corp. will post $2.07 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, EVP Paul D. Geraghty sold 15,348 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.42, for a total transaction of $528,278.16. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 33,688 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,159,540.96. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, EVP Richard Wright sold 6,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.61, for a total value of $201,660.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 43,529 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,463,009.69. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in shares of WSFS Financial Corp. by 3.4% in the fourth quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 127,165 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,115,000 after buying an additional 4,159 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of WSFS Financial Corp. by 28.7% in the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 36,685 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,187,000 after buying an additional 8,173 shares during the period. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK boosted its stake in shares of WSFS Financial Corp. by 88.0% in the fourth quarter. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 370,653 shares of the company’s stock worth $10,986,000 after buying an additional 173,453 shares during the period. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of WSFS Financial Corp. by 10.7% in the fourth quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 58,720 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,901,000 after buying an additional 5,663 shares during the period. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers boosted its stake in shares of WSFS Financial Corp. by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 45,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,465,000 after buying an additional 2,756 shares during the period.

WSFS Financial Corporation is a savings and loan holding company. The Company’s subsidiary is Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB (WSFS Bank or the Bank), which is the bank and trust company. The Company operates in three segments: WSFS Bank, Cash Connect and Wealth Management. The WSFS Bank segment provides loans and other financial products to commercial and retail customers.

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