Wintrust Financial Corp (WTFC): Marla F Glabe , director of Wintrust Financial Corp purchased 400 shares on Apr 25, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Apr 26, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $51.70 per share for a total value of $20,680.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Feb 3, 2016, Gary D Sweeney (director) purchased 945 shares at $39.56 per share price.On Aug 5, 2015, Lisa J Pattis (EVP, GENERAL COUNSEL AND SEC) sold 3,732 shares at $54.37 per share price.Also, On Aug 5, 2015, Edward J Wehmer (PRESIDENT) sold 13,424 shares at $53.77 per share price.On Jul 22, 2015, Richard B Murphy (EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT) sold 6,412 shares at $55.00 per share price.
Wintrust Financial Corp: On Friday, Apr 22, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Wintrust Financial Corp which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $51.89 and hit $52.35 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $52.09, with a gain of 0.73% or 0.38 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,34,163 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $55.79 and the company has a market cap of $2,523 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $37.96.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Wintrust Financial Corp is Reiterated by DA Davidson to Neutral and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 58 from a previous price target of $49 .The Rating was issued on Apr 21, 2016.Wintrust Financial Corp is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 56 from a previous price target of $50 .The Rating was issued on Apr 20, 2016.
Wintrust Financial Corporation (Wintrust) is a financial holding company. The Company conducts its businesses through three segments: community banking specialty finance and wealth management. It provides community-oriented personal and commercial banking services to customers located in the Chicago metropolitan area and in southeastern Wisconsin through its 15 wholly owned banking subsidiaries as well as the origination and purchase of residential mortgages for sale into the secondary market through Wintrust Mortgage a division of Barrington Bank and Trust Company N.A (Barrington Bank). The Company provides specialty finance services including financing for the payment of commercial insurance premiums and life insurance premiums on a national basis short-term accounts receivable financing and outsourced administrative services.