Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWFG) Director Todd Lampert sold 2,250 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.93, for a total transaction of $76,342.50. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Shares of Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) opened at 36.44 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $33.16 and its 200 day moving average is $33.14. The stock has a market capitalization of $275.85 million, a PE ratio of 20.12 and a beta of 0.56. Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. has a 12 month low of $23.00 and a 12 month high of $38.50.

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Several analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 target price on shares of Bankwell Financial Group in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Bankwell Financial Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in Bankwell Financial Group by 3.9% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 3,982 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $124,000 after acquiring an additional 151 shares during the last quarter. Context BH Capital Management LP raised its holdings in shares of Bankwell Financial Group by 1.0% in the second quarter. Context BH Capital Management LP now owns 29,845 shares of the bank’s stock worth $932,000 after buying an additional 298 shares during the last quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Bankwell Financial Group by 3.2% in the second quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 16,636 shares of the bank’s stock worth $520,000 after buying an additional 515 shares during the last quarter. Wasatch Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Bankwell Financial Group by 1.3% in the second quarter. Wasatch Advisors Inc. now owns 61,818 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,931,000 after buying an additional 818 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Citigroup Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Bankwell Financial Group by 13.6% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 7,535 shares of the bank’s stock worth $235,000 after buying an additional 901 shares during the last quarter. 47.56% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Bankwell Financial Group Company Profile

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company offers a range of financial services through its banking subsidiary, Bankwell Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a Connecticut state non-member bank. The Bank provides a range of banking services to commercial and consumer customers, concentrated in the Fairfield and New Haven Counties region of Connecticut.

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