WesBanco (WSBC) Hold Rating Kept by Analysts at KBW; The Price Objective is $44.0; Convergys (CVG) Sentiment Is 1.09

Among 7 analysts covering Wesbanco Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Wesbanco Inc. has $48.0 highest and $33 lowest target. $41.25’s average target is -0.02% below currents $41.26 stock price. Wesbanco Inc. had 17 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) rating on Tuesday, October 3. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $41.0 target. As per Tuesday, August 11, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. On Tuesday, November 14 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Mkt Perform” on Thursday, January 28. Macquarie Research downgraded the shares of WSBC in report on Tuesday, November 22 to “Neutral” rating. FBR Capital maintained WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) on Wednesday, July 19 with “Hold” rating. DA Davidson maintained the shares of WSBC in report on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating by FBR Capital given on Thursday, October 27. Boenning & Scattergood downgraded WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) on Thursday, April 21 to “Neutral” rating.

Convergys Corporation provides customer management services to communications and media, technology, financial services, retail, and healthcare industries in North America and internationally. The company has market cap of $2.20 billion. The firm offers solutions across the customer lifecycle, including sales, customer service, technical support, customer retention, and collection services; and solutions in contact center technology comprising multichannel interaction, cross-channel integration framework, real-time decisioning engine, robotic process automation, intelligent notification, campaign management, personalized care, personalized selling, agent productivity, and retention solutions. It has a 18.25 P/E ratio. It also provides analytics and consulting, and software solutions, including integrated customer experience analytics, post-contact surveys, relational loyalty research, customer segmentation and profiling, call elimination analysis, analysis of customer effort, digital channel optimization, and integrated contact center analytics solutions, as well as voice of customer SaaS software for measuring customer satisfaction.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.28 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.32 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 15 investors sold WesBanco, Inc. shares while 35 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes. 25.44 million shares or 3.12% more from 24.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California Public Employees Retirement Systems owns 0% invested in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) for 57,242 shares. Aqr Management Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) for 41,094 shares. Assetmark reported 0% stake. Lsv Asset Mngmt reported 339,811 shares stake. Brandywine Glob Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability Co holds 122,120 shares. Fmr reported 0% in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Bridgeway Cap Mgmt Inc stated it has 0.06% in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Liability Co stated it has 35,151 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Sandy Spring Savings Bank owns 1,000 shares. Morgan Stanley stated it has 0% in WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC). Geode Cap Mngmt Lc has 369,298 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Wesbanco Fincl Bank Incorporated has 1.65 million shares. Huntington Retail Bank stated it has 69,657 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Eaton Vance holds 267,718 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.

The stock decreased 1.41% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $41.26. About 78,524 shares traded. WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) has risen 18.72% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.02% the S&P500.

WesBanco, Inc. operates as the holding firm for WesBanco Bank, Inc. that provides retail banking, corporate banking, personal and corporate trust, brokerage, and mortgage banking and insurance services in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.82 billion. It operates in two divisions, Community Banking, and Trust and Investment Services. It has a 17.72 P/E ratio. The firm offers commercial demand, individual demand, and time deposit accounts; money market accounts; interest bearing and non-interest bearing demand deposits, as well as savings deposits; and certificates of deposit.

Analysts await WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $0.62 EPS, up 5.08% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.59 per share. WSBC’s profit will be $27.30M for 16.64 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.60 actual EPS reported by WesBanco, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.33% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 1.28% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $23.83. About 465,283 shares traded. Convergys Corporation (CVG) has declined 10.85% since December 23, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.55% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $1.26 million activity.

Analysts await Convergys Corporation (NYSE:CVG) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.45 EPS, down 4.26% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.47 per share. CVG’s profit will be $41.58 million for 13.24 P/E if the $0.45 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.42 actual EPS reported by Convergys Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.14% EPS growth.

Horrell Capital Management Inc. holds 4.29% of its portfolio in Convergys Corporation for 300,000 shares. Zpr Investment Management owns 58,112 shares or 2.28% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc Oh has 1.95% invested in the company for 4.86 million shares. The Arkansas-based Lathrop Investment Management Corp has invested 1.76% in the stock. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., a California-based fund reported 4.16 million shares.

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