$0.73 EPS Expected for WesBanco, Inc. (WSBC)

June 15, 2018 - By Melody Miller

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.50, from 1.5 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 16 investors sold WesBanco, Inc. shares while 42 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 26.35 million shares or 2.47% more from 25.72 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
101,948 were accumulated by Deutsche Bank Ag. 43,270 were accumulated by Rhumbline Advisers. Moreover, Wealthtrust has 0.01% invested in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) for 450 shares. 87 were reported by Glenmede Tru Com Na. Schwab Charles Inv Mngmt reported 217,239 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt Inc holds 38,415 shares. 2,789 are owned by Mckinley Carter Wealth. Ser Automobile Association owns 6,370 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Strs Ohio holds 25,900 shares. Fmr Llc stated it has 1.23 million shares. Dreman Value Mgmt L L C invested in 873 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Teacher Retirement Of Texas has 0% invested in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Mackay Shields Ltd has 0.02% invested in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Fifth Third Bancshares has 448 shares. Geode Cap Management, Massachusetts-based fund reported 410,158 shares.

Analysts expect WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) to report $0.73 EPS on July, 18.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 21.67 % from last quarter’s $0.6 EPS. WSBC’s profit would be $33.99M giving it 15.91 P/E if the $0.73 EPS is correct. After having $0.76 EPS previously, WesBanco, Inc.’s analysts see -3.95 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.26% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $46.47. About 152,937 shares traded or 10.53% up from the average. WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) has risen 23.20% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.63% the S&P500.

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering WesBanco Inc (NASDAQ:WSBC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. WesBanco Inc had 5 analyst reports since December 21, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) earned “Buy” rating by Stephens on Thursday, April 19. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of WSBC in report on Monday, February 26 with “Hold” rating. DA Davidson maintained WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy” rating. The stock of WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, April 23.

WesBanco, Inc. operates as the holding firm for WesBanco Bank, Inc. that provides retail banking, corporate banking, personal and corporate trust, brokerage, and mortgage banking and insurance services in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.16 billion. It operates in two divisions, Community Banking, and Trust and Investment Services. It has a 21.71 P/E ratio. The firm offers commercial demand, individual demand, and time deposit accounts; money market accounts; interest bearing and non-interest bearing demand deposits, as well as savings deposits; and certificates of deposit.

Another recent and important WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) news was published by Prnewswire.com which published an article titled: “WesBanco Recognized for Community Banking Efforts across Western Pennsylvania” on May 31, 2018.

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