8,047 shares changed hands in the last trading session. Trading volume was up 80.95% over the stocks average daily volume.
Investors are more bullish on shares of Natl Wstrn Life Gp A recently if you take note of the motion in short interest. The company experienced a fall in short interest from September 29, 2017 to October 13, 2017 of -1.55%. Short interest decreased 595 over that period. With short interest at 37,892 and short average daily volume at 8,593, the short-interest ratio is 4.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.01% as of October 13.
These funds have shifted positions in (NWLI). As of the end of the quarter First Wilshire Securities Management Inc had disposed of a total of 311 shares trimming its stake by 1.6%. The value of the investment in NWLI increased from $6,238,000 to $6,703,000 a change of 7.5% quarter to quarter. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc bolstered its holdings by buying 1,350 shares an increase of 5.2% as of 09/30/2017. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc owns 27,114 shares valued at $9,463,000. The value of the position overall is up by 14.9%.
As of quarter end State Street Corp had sold 274 shares trimming its holdings by 0.6%. The value in dollars went from $14,451,000 to $15,685,000 increasing 8.5% since the last quarter. As of the end of the quarter Tweedy Browne Co LLC// had disposed of a total of 517 shares trimming its position 0.6%. The value of the investment in (NWLI) went from $27,619,000 to $29,977,000 a change of $2,358,000 quarter over quarter.
The company is trading down by 0.61% since yesterday’s close of 349.56. The P/E ratio is currently 13.01 and market capitalization is 1.20B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $26.71 with 3.44M shares currently outstanding.
National Western Life Group, Inc., launched on March 6, 2015, is a stock life insurance company. The Business’s segments include Domestic Life Insurance, International Life Insurance, Annuities and All Others. The Company is licensed to do business in all states and the District of Columbia, except for New York. The Business’s products marketed include annuities, universal life insurance and traditional life insurance, which include both term and whole life products. The Company markets and distributes its domestic products primarily through independent national marketing organizations (NMOs). The Business’s international operations focus on foreign nationals in upper socioeconomic classes..