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WSFS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WSFS) Director David G. Turner purchased 1,300 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 18th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $73.25 per share, for a total transaction of $95,225.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 1,979 shares in the company, valued at approximately $144,962. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

WSFS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WSFS) traded down 1.35% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $72.49. 19,005 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. WSFS Financial Corp. has a one year low of $57.11 and a one year high of $79.85. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $71.79 and a 200-day moving average of $70.56. The company has a market cap of $647.0 million and a P/E ratio of 12.01.

WSFS Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:WSFS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 24th. The company reported $1.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.11. Analysts expect that WSFS Financial Corp. will post $5.23 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, August 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 6th.

Separately, analysts at Sandler O’Neill upgraded shares of WSFS Financial Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, July 28th. They now have a $80.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $75.00.

WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS) is a savings and loan holding company of Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB (the Bank), which is a federal savings bank.

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