Steven Schuler, West Bancorporation, Inc. (WTBA)’s insider Made a Purchase of 1,000 Shares; Doubleline Opportunistic Credit Fund (DBL)’s Sentiment Is 0.77

March 11, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

The stock decreased 0.91% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $21.84. About 55,847 shares traded. DoubleLine Opportunistic Credit Fund (DBL) has declined 4.58% since March 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.28% the S&P500.

Steven Schuler is the director of West Bancorporation Inc. He a few days ago obtained 1,000 shares in the public firm with the deal value amounting to approximately $25,450 US Dollars. That is according to the transaction provided price of $25.5 for each share. At the moment, he has in hand 1,000 shares or around 0.01% of the company’s total market capitalization.

Apriem Advisors holds 1.65% of its portfolio in DoubleLine Opportunistic Credit Fund for 276,173 shares. Van Hulzen Asset Management Llc owns 132,384 shares or 1.07% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Addison Capital Co has 0.64% invested in the company for 30,200 shares. The New York-based Horizon Kinetics Llc has invested 0.3% in the stock. Essex Financial Services Inc., a Connecticut-based fund reported 37,557 shares.

The stock increased 2.14% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $26.2. About 26,021 shares traded. West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) has risen 22.40% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.6 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.46, from 1.14 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 4 investors sold West Bancorporation, Inc. shares while 18 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. 4.59 million shares or 1.65% more from 4.51 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Legal & General Group Pcl has 4,191 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Blackrock holds 0% or 782,278 shares in its portfolio. Banc Funds Company Ltd Liability Company holds 0.21% or 195,578 shares. Goldman Sachs Grp accumulated 23,190 shares. Ativo Management Limited Liability Company holds 0.29% of its portfolio in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) for 44,322 shares. Royal Bankshares Of Canada reported 7,471 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P has 0.01% invested in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) for 656,332 shares. First Advsrs L P stated it has 0% of its portfolio in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA). Tiaa Cref Mgmt Limited Com stated it has 52,022 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins Communications holds 0% in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) or 11,333 shares. Prudential Financial Inc holds 0% or 55,270 shares in its portfolio. Price T Rowe Md has 18,045 shares for 0% of their portfolio. State Street reported 0% in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA). Moreover, Citigroup has 0% invested in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA). The New Jersey-based Bessemer Gru has invested 0% in West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA).

West Bancorporation, Inc. operates as the holding firm for West Bank that provides community banking and trust services to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $424.85 million. It offers various deposit products, including checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as time certificates of deposit. It has a 18.58 P/E ratio. The firm also provides loan products comprising commercial real estate loans, construction and land development loans, commercial lines of credit, and commercial term loans; consumer loans, including loans extended to individuals for household, family, and other personal expenditures not secured by real estate; and real estate loans and residential mortgages.