Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:PWOD) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday.

Separately, TheStreet raised shares of Penns Woods Bancorp from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th.

Penns Woods Bancorp (NASDAQ PWOD) opened at 44.00 on Monday. Penns Woods Bancorp has a one year low of $38.12 and a one year high of $52.65. The firm has a market cap of $206.27 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.67 and a beta of 1.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $42.33 and a 200-day moving average of $42.23.

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Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in shares of Penns Woods Bancorp by 5.8% in the 2nd quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 3,125 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $129,000 after buying an additional 170 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its stake in shares of Penns Woods Bancorp by 5.7% in the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 6,016 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $248,000 after buying an additional 325 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in shares of Penns Woods Bancorp by 2.6% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 29,369 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,209,000 after buying an additional 754 shares in the last quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Penns Woods Bancorp by 5.7% in the 2nd quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 15,008 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $618,000 after buying an additional 804 shares in the last quarter. Finally, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its stake in shares of Penns Woods Bancorp by 25.1% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 6,112 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $252,000 after buying an additional 1,227 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 23.26% of the company’s stock.

About Penns Woods Bancorp

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiaries: Jersey Shore State Bank (JSSB) and Luzerne Bank (Luzerne) (collectively known as the Banks); Woods Real Estate Development Company, Inc; Woods Investment Company, Inc, and The M Group, a subsidiary of JSSB.

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