Westwood Holdings Group Inc’s (NYSE:WHG) Sentiment is 1.72

September 8, 2018 - By Jack Shaw

Sentiment for Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG)

Westwood Holdings Group Inc (NYSE:WHG) institutional sentiment increased to 1.72 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.15, from 1.57 in 2017Q4. The ratio is more positive, as 50 institutional investors increased or opened new equity positions, while 29 sold and decreased their equity positions in Westwood Holdings Group Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now own: 5.99 million shares, up from 5.97 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Westwood Holdings Group Inc in their top 10 equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 22 Increased: 40 New Position: 10.

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manages investment assets and provides services for its clients. The company has market cap of $561.92 million. The firm operates in two divisions, Advisory and Trust. It has a 20.84 P/E ratio. The Advisory segment provides investment advisory services to corporate retirement plans, public retirement plans, endowments, foundations, individuals, and the Westwood Funds; and investment sub-advisory services to mutual funds, pooled investment vehicles, and its Trust segment.

The stock decreased 0.85% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $56.3. About 16,757 shares traded. Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE:WHG) has risen 6.00% since September 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.57% the S&P500.

Hendershot Investments Inc. holds 1.67% of its portfolio in Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. for 72,861 shares. Conestoga Capital Advisors Llc owns 700,565 shares or 1.52% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. has 0.63% invested in the company for 125,629 shares. The Mississippi-based Hancock Holding Co has invested 0.38% in the stock. North Star Investment Management Corp., a Illinois-based fund reported 51,794 shares.

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (NYSE:WHG) Institutional Positions Chart

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