Washington Federal Inc (WAFD): Erin N Lantz , director of Washington Federal Inc purchased 41 shares on Sep 27, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Sep 27, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $26.62 per share for a total value of $1,091.42 , 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 26, 2016, Barbara Smith (director) purchased 625 shares at $21.59 per share price.On Feb 22, 2016, Thomas J Kelley (director) purchased 2,150 shares at $21.48 per share price.Also, On Jan 25, 2016, Randall H Talbot (director) purchased 3,000 shares at $20.41 per share price.On Nov 6, 2015, Roy M Whitehead (Chairman, President & CEO) sold 17,738 shares at $25.33 per share price.
Washington Federal: On Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Washington Federal which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $26.8 and hit $27 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $26.98, with a gain of 1.54% or 0.41 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,24,847 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $26.98 and the company has a market cap of $2,441 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $19.105.
Washington Federal Inc. is a United States of America-based bank holding company. Its principal subsidiary is Washington Federal National Association which operates 182 offices in eight western states. The Company obtains its funds primarily through deposits from the general public repayments of loans borrowings and retained earnings. These funds are used largely to make loans to individuals and businesses including loans for the purchase of new and existing homes construction and land loans commercial real estate loans commercial and industrial loans. The Company caters to Home Loans Personal Banking and Commercial Banking segments.