Heritage Financial Corp /wa/ (HFWA): Jeffrey J Deuel , Executive Vice President of Heritage Financial Corp /wa/ sold 13,334 shares on May 31, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 31, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $18.25 per share for a total value of $243,345.50 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 18, 2016, Deborah J Gavin (director) purchased 4,000 shares at $17.10 per share price.On May 5, 2016, Rhoda L Altom (director) purchased 750 shares at $17.68 per share price.Also, On Apr 28, 2016, Gary B Christensen (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $18.32 per share price.On Apr 26, 2016, David A Spurling (Chief Credit Officer) sold 1,996 shares at $17.83 per share price.
Heritage Financial Corp: On Friday, May 27, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Heritage Financial Corp which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $18.09 and hit $18.29 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $18.29, with a gain of 1.11% or 0.2 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 31,441 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $19.8 and the company has a market cap of $548 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $16.42.
Heritage Financial Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company through its subsidiaries engages in the business of planning directing and coordinating the business activities of its wholly owned bank subsidiary Heritage Bank (the Bank). The Bank’s business consists primarily of lending and deposit relationships with small businesses and their owners in its market areas and attracting deposits from the general public. The Bank also makes real estate construction loans land development loans and consumer loans and originates first mortgage loans. The Bank’s Lending activities focus on commercial business lending. The Bank’s investment portfolio includes investment securities available for sale as well as investment securities held to maturity. The Bank’s primary sources of funds are deposits loan repayments and borrowings.