Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) Trades at $37.94 After Triangle; Wvs Financial (WVFC) Shorts Up By 200%

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Wvs Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WVFC) had an increase of 200% in short interest. WVFC’s SI was 1,500 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 200% from 500 shares previously. With 2,700 avg volume, 1 days are for Wvs Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WVFC)’s short sellers to cover WVFC’s short positions. The SI to Wvs Financial Corp’s float is 0.11%. The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $16.1. About 776 shares traded. WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC) has risen 28.60% since June 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.03% the S&P500. Some Historical WVFC News: ; 19/04/2018 DJ WVS Financial Corp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (WVFC)

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) formed triangle with $34.53 target or 9.00% below today’s $37.94 share price. Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) has $4.26B valuation. The stock increased 0.34% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $37.94. About 5,142 shares traded. Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) has declined 7.58% since June 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.15% the S&P500. Some Historical AGO News: ; 23/04/2018 – Assured Guaranty Issues Statement in Response to Critique by Greenlight Capital; 23/04/2018 – ASSURED GUARANTY ISSUES STATEMENT IN RESPONDS TO CRITIQUE BY; 23/05/2018 – ASSURED GUARANTY FILED AN ADVERSARY COMPLAINT VS PUERTO RICO; 14/05/2018 – Goldentree Asset Buys New 1% Position in Assured Guaranty; 23/04/2018 – SOHN CONFERENCE: EINHORN CALLS ASSURED GUARANTY “A MELTING ICE CUBE THAT IS PAYING OUT THE DROPS WHILE IT STILL CAN”; 07/05/2018 – MOODY’S AFFIRMS ASSURED GUARANTY’S RATINGS; OUTLOOK STABLE; 23/04/2018 – Hedge fund manager David Einhorn is betting against Assured Guaranty; 23/05/2018 – Assured again sues Puerto Rico, board over fiscal plan; 03/05/2018 – Assured Guaranty 1Q Rev $293M; 02/05/2018 – Assured Guaranty Ltd. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 per Common Share

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.33, from 1 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 1 investors sold WVS Financial Corp. shares while 2 reduced holdings. 2 funds opened positions while 2 raised stakes. 350,645 shares or 2.63% more from 341,646 shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Gendell Jeffrey L owns 105,652 shares or 0.19% of their US portfolio. Morgan Stanley reported 1 shares stake. Blackrock stated it has 0% of its portfolio in WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC). Pennsylvania-based Vantage Inv Advisors Ltd Company has invested 0.01% in WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC). Rodgers Brothers owns 0.91% invested in WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC) for 171,356 shares. Vanguard Incorporated holds 0% or 12,340 shares. Deutsche National Bank Ag accumulated 300 shares. Stratos Wealth Prtn Ltd invested in 250 shares. S&T Bancorp Pa holds 0.05% or 16,500 shares. Wells Fargo Mn reported 0% stake. 1,000 are held by Bankshares Of America De. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership owns 35,915 shares. Mckinley Carter Wealth Services stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC).

WVS Financial Corp. operates as the bank holding firm for West View Savings Bank that provides various banking services and products to residents and businesses. The company has market cap of $32.33 million. The firm offers various deposit products, including regular savings accounts, demand accounts, negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, money market deposit accounts, and certificates of deposit, as well as individual retirement account certificates. It has a 17.13 P/E ratio. It also provides single-family and multi-family residential real estate loans; commercial real estate loans; construction loans; land acquisition and development loans; commercial loans comprising loans secured by accounts receivable, marketable investment securities, business inventory and equipment, and related collaterals; and consumer loans, such as home equity loans, home equity lines of credit, loans secured by deposit accounts, and personal and education loans.

Another recent and important WVS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WVFC) news was published by Equitiesfocus.com which published an article titled: “WVS Financial (WVFC) Earning Positive News Coverage, Report Shows” on May 29, 2018.

Among 6 analysts covering Assured Guaranty (NYSE:AGO), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Assured Guaranty has $50.0 highest and $33 lowest target. $43.17’s average target is 13.78% above currents $37.94 stock price. Assured Guaranty had 12 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. M Partners maintained the shares of AGO in report on Monday, November 16 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by UBS. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, October 4 by UBS. BTIG Research maintained the shares of AGO in report on Friday, May 26 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Wood given on Friday, April 7. The stock of Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 9 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. As per Tuesday, February 28, the company rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, November 9 by Macquarie Research. The rating was maintained by BTIG Research on Monday, February 5 with “Buy”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods initiated it with “Buy” rating and $47.0 target in Wednesday, December 20 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.03, from 0.94 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 27 investors sold Assured Guaranty Ltd. shares while 91 reduced holdings. 39 funds opened positions while 75 raised stakes. 103.98 million shares or 4.53% less from 108.91 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Moreover, Legal & General Group Incorporated Public Limited Company has 0% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Citigroup Incorporated, a New York-based fund reported 89,969 shares. Kbc Group Inc Nv has 0% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Renaissance Technologies Lc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) for 588,800 shares. Massachusetts Fincl Service Ma holds 18,175 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Assetmark Inc has 0% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Moreover, Dimensional Fund Advsrs Lp has 0.06% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) for 3.91M shares. Deutsche Bankshares Ag reported 0.01% in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO). Neuberger Berman Group Inc Ltd Co has 0% invested in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO) for 11,753 shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Management holds 0% or 189,891 shares. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 81,000 shares. Clearbridge Limited Liability invested in 0.28% or 349,471 shares. 180 were reported by Washington Trust Bank & Trust. Utah Retirement holds 0.02% or 21,516 shares. The Connecticut-based Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability has invested 0.03% in Assured Guaranty Ltd. (NYSE:AGO).

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