(NASDAQ:CWAY) shares saw light trading volume with 17 shares changing hands by the end of trading on Tuesday. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 99.11% under the normal average daily volume.
Short traders are feeling a little more bearish on shares of the company of late as indicated by the uptick in short interest. The firm saw a rise in short interest between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017 of 0.13%. Short interest increased from 3,832 to 3,837 over that timeframe. The days to cover decreased to 3.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.00% as of October 13.
Here are a few substantial investment firms who have updated their positions. As of the end of the quarter Clover Partners, L.p. had acquired a total of 239,482 shares growing its stake by 149.1%. The value of the investment in Coastway Bancorp Inc increased from $2,829,000 to $8,203,000 a change of $5,374,000 for the reporting period. Fj Capital Management LLC bolstered its position by buying 22,400 shares an increase of 32.0%. Fj Capital Management LLC currently owns 92,300 shares valued at $1,891,000. The total value of its holdings increased 53.6%.
Seidman Lawrence B augmented its ownership by buying 52,270 shares an increase of 65.0% from 06/30/2017 to 09/30/2017. Seidman Lawrence B claims 132,719 shares worth $2,634,000. The value of the position overall is up by 59.7%. Alliancebernstein L.P. expanded its stake by buying 1,271 shares an increase of 1.4% as of 09/30/2017. Alliancebernstein L.P. now controls 90,683 shares with a value of $1,800,000. The value of the position overall is down by 1.8%.
The company is so far trading up from yesterday’s close of 20.1. The most current P/E ratio is 26.45 and market cap is 88.51M. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.76 with 4.39M shares currently outstanding.
Coastway Bancorp, Inc., launched on August 20, 2013, is a bank holding company for Coastway Community Bank (the Bank), which is a chartered stock savings bank. The Business’s subsidiary, the Bank, provides a range of financial services to individuals, families and businesses throughout Rhode Island from over nine banking offices located in Providence County and Kent County, Rhode Island. The Bank’s principal business consists of retail deposits from the general public in its market area and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations and borrowings, in one- to four-family residential real estate loans, other loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, commercial real estate loans, the United States small business administration (SBA) loans, commercial business loans, commercial construction loans and consumer loans..