Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) Forms $53.95 Double Top; Retractable Technologies (NYSEAMERICAN:RVP) SI Decreased By 58.4%

Retractable Technologies Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:RVP) had a decrease of 58.4% in short interest. RVP’s SI was 60,700 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 58.4% from 145,900 shares previously. With 107,200 avg volume, 1 days are for Retractable Technologies Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:RVP)’s short sellers to cover RVP’s short positions. The SI to Retractable Technologies Incorporated’s float is 0.94%. The stock increased 1.80% or $0.0125 during the last trading session, reaching $0.7088. About 98,438 shares traded. Retractable Technologies, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:RVP) has declined 52.59% since January 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 69.29% the S&P500.

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) formed double top with $55.57 target or 3.00% above today’s $53.95 share price. Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (WASH) has $929.07 million valuation. The stock increased 1.41% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $53.95. About 18,681 shares traded. Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) has risen 30.56% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.86% the S&P500.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $441,015 activity. 2,000 shares were sold by HOXSIE KATHERINE W, worth $112,625. MarcAurele Joseph J had sold 5,000 shares worth $264,011 on Thursday, August 3. On Monday, August 7 the insider Noons Mary E. sold $4,028. On Thursday, October 26 the insider ALGIERE DENNIS L sold $53,772.

Among 4 analysts covering Washington Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:WASH), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Washington Trust Bancorp has $59.0 highest and $39.0 lowest target. $45.20’s average target is -16.22% below currents $53.95 stock price. Washington Trust Bancorp had 16 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) earned “Neutral” rating by Compass Point on Tuesday, October 20. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, May 26 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Monday, October 3 report. Compass Point upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, October 25 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 26 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Compass Point upgraded Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) rating on Wednesday, January 27. Compass Point has “Buy” rating and $41 target. Compass Point downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, September 20 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Compass Point on Tuesday, October 24. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, December 30 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.31 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.15, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 7 investors sold Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. shares while 28 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 9.43 million shares or 0.20% less from 9.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Barclays Public Ltd Company, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 347 shares. Boston Private Wealth Lc reported 3,920 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Pnc Fincl Service Group Inc stated it has 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Opus Cap Group Inc Inc Limited Liability Co holds 0.05% or 3,854 shares in its portfolio. Foundry Limited Company has 0.19% invested in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH) for 81,370 shares. Goldman Sachs Gp reported 4,163 shares stake. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% or 8,998 shares in its portfolio. 25,460 are held by New York State Common Retirement Fund. Tower Rech Capital Ltd Llc (Trc) accumulated 1,370 shares. Citigroup Inc owns 2,263 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Ameritas Investment reported 0% stake. 16,474 are owned by Aqr Capital Management Ltd Liability. Systematic Fincl Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 154,100 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. National Bank Of Ny Mellon reported 0% in Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH). Amer Research & Mngmt Company stated it has 2,159 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings.