East West Bancorp Company Profile (NASDAQ:EWBC)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $43.00 (22.75% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$41.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/22/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/28/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$44.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$42.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/10/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price Target$46.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$42.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/23/2015Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/5/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/20/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$46.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/18/2015DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$44.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/25/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2015Bank of America Corp.Boost Price TargetNeutral -> Buy$42.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/20/2014Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/19/2016        
7/20/2016Q216$0.69$0.71$268.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2016Q116$0.67$0.74$260.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016Q415$0.65$0.63$251.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2015Q315$0.65$0.65$243.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2015Q215$0.65$0.68$238.61 million$264.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2015Q115$0.64$0.69$252.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2015Q414$0.65$0.65$246.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2014Q314$0.60$0.62$241.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014Q214$0.58$0.58$239.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2014Q114$0.51$0.58$240.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2014Q413$0.55$0.55$213.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013Q313$0.54$0.53$210.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.50$0.52$205.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.49$0.50$215.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.49$0.49$210.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2012$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2012$0.45$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/17/2012$0.43$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/19/2012$0.41$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2011$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2011$0.37$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.34$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2011$0.29$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.66$0.67$0.66
Q2 20163$0.66$0.70$0.68
Q3 20162$0.68$0.72$0.70
Q4 20163$0.72$0.74$0.73
Q1 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q2 20171$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q3 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q4 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.28%
Payout Ratio:29.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.87% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.58% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/20/2016quarterly$0.202.28%7/28/20168/1/20168/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2016quarterly$0.202.14%5/2/20165/4/20165/16/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016quarterly$0.202.51%1/28/20162/1/20162/16/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2015quarterly$0.201.98%10/29/201511/2/201511/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2015quarterly$0.201.79%7/30/20158/3/20158/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2015quarterly$0.201.91%4/29/20155/1/20155/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2015quarterly$0.202.12%1/29/20152/2/20152/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2014quarterly$0.182.12%10/30/201411/3/201411/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/16/2014quarterly$0.182.06%7/30/20148/1/20148/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014quarterly$0.181.99%4/30/20145/2/20145/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2014quarterly$0.181.96%1/30/20142/3/20142/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013quarterly$0.151.76%10/29/201310/31/201311/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013quarterly$0.151.98%7/29/20137/31/20138/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2013quarterly$0.152.65%4/24/20134/26/20135/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/24/2013quarterly$0.152.6%2/6/20132/8/20132/22/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/12/2016Wendy H Cai-LeeEVPSell1,200$36.37$43,644.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2016Julia S. GouwPresidentSell15,810$33.05$522,520.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2016Molly CampbellDirectorSell2,172$32.26$70,068.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/1/2016Julia S GouwPresidentSell44,629$30.75$1,372,341.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Julia S GouwPresidentSell11,157$30.08$335,602.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016Julia S GouwPresidentSell14,743$32.57$480,179.51View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2015Douglas Paul KrauseEVPSell15,000$43.21$648,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/20/2015Julia S GouwPresidentSell25,753$42.50$1,094,502.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2015Julia S GouwPresidentSell50,000$42.03$2,101,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2015Julia S GouwPresidentSell17,317$41.00$709,997.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/2/2015Jack C LiuDirectorSell2,676$36.38$97,352.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2014Herman Y LiDirectorSell3,725$38.61$143,822.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2014Dominic NgCEOSell30,000$37.35$1,120,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/7/2014Dominic NgCEOSell41,699$37.25$1,553,287.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2014Dominic NgCEOSell15,783$37.12$585,864.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2014Dominic NgCEOSell79,300$35.52$2,816,736.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2014Irene H OhCFOSell5,690$35.50$201,995.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2014Douglas Paul KrauseEVPSell14,225$35.21$500,862.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2014Julia S GouwPresidentSell9,815$35.61$349,512.15View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2014Dominic NgCEOSell8,182$35.00$286,370.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2014Jack C LiuDirectorSell2,500$34.83$87,075.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2014Jack LiuDirectorSell1,500$35.00$52,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/18/2013Herman LiDirectorSell3,000$34.01$102,030.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/30/2013Julia S GouwPresidentSell14,800$33.99$503,052.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/21/2013Julia S GouwPresidentSell10,000$34.20$342,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/31/2013Jack C LiuDirectorSell2,000$31.25$62,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/22/2013Julia S GouwPresidentSell18,966$31.36$594,773.76View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Jack C LiuDirectorSell2,500$26.36$65,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 08:00 AMFinancial Sector’s Top Stocks
07/22/16 11:48 AMCatching Up With A New Era Of Global Chinese Capital -
07/22/16 11:10 AMEast West Bancorp, Inc. :EWBC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 -
07/22/16 08:03 AMEast West Bancorp (EWBC): Moving Average Crossover Alert -
07/22/16 06:12 AMEast West Banc upgraded by Macquarie -
07/21/16 11:29 PMEdited Transcript of EWBC earnings conference call or presentation 21-Jul-16 3:30pm GMT -
07/21/16 09:27 PMEast West Bancorp's (EWBC) CEO Dominic Ng on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/21/16 07:27 AMEAST WEST BANCORP INC : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
07/21/16 07:27 AMEast West Bancorp Q2 Income Advances 5%
07/20/16 04:17 PMEAST WEST BANCORP INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh -
07/20/16 04:06 PMEast West Bancorp beats Street 2Q forecasts -
07/20/16 05:47 AMPalestinian boy killed during clash with Israeli troops in West Bank: Palestinians
07/16/16 07:19 AMTrader Alert: East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC), Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (PAG), Wabash National Corp. (WNC) - iStreetWire
07/15/16 02:55 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/15/16 02:55 PMAnalysts and Technical Snapshot on East West Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Street Report
07/15/16 05:59 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 05:59 AMInstitutions are Increasing Positions in East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Engelwood Daily
07/15/16 05:59 AMEast West Bancorp (EWBC): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure - Trade Calls
07/14/16 09:15 PMHermes Investment Management LTD Increased East West Bancorp INC (NASDAQ:EWBC) by $3.38 Million as Shares ... - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 09:15 PMEast West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Short Interest Increased By 16.98% - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 07:09 AMInsiders are Gradually Selling East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 04:13 PMLombardia Capital Partners LLC Increased East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) by $14.49 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/13/16 04:13 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Quarterly Dividend Was $-29.325 Millions - Stocks Daily
07/13/16 06:13 AMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 09:15 PMCompany Shares of East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Drops by -0.09% - TheFounders Daily
07/12/16 09:15 PMStock Down on the Year East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 09:15 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Holdings Increased by Fisher Asset Management, LLC - Finance Daily
07/11/16 03:55 PMStock Rating Watch and Earnings Insight for East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 03:55 PMWere Analysts Bullish East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/09/16 07:24 AMEast West Bancorp Inc. (EWBC) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 07 - Equities.com
07/08/16 03:56 PMCan East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/08/16 06:14 AMAnalyst Favorite With Upside: East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Telanagana Press
07/08/16 06:14 AMCompany Stock Focus for East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 03:56 PMEast West Bancorp (EWBC) : Analyst Rating Update - Trade Calls
07/07/16 05:56 AMShares Declining and Worrying Investors: East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 05:56 AMLombardia Capital Partners LLC Increased East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) by $14.49 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/06/16 09:44 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Stock Update: Check on Ratings and Target Price - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 09:44 PMEast West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Shorted Shares Increased 16.98% After Market Selling - Press Telegraph
07/06/16 09:44 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Analyst Rating Update - Investor Newswire
07/06/16 09:44 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Fundamental Star Rating Report - CML News
07/05/16 08:39 AMToday East West Bancorp, Inc. Stock Crashes - Press Telegraph
07/02/16 05:23 AMShort Term Price Target on East West Bancorp (EWBC) - Trade Calls
07/01/16 06:36 AMAnalyst Rating Update on East West Bancorp (EWBC) - TheFounders Daily
06/30/16 09:21 PMEast West Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:EWBC) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment - Press Telegraph
06/29/16 03:51 PMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Quarterly Dividend Payout At $-29.325 Millions - Stocks Daily
06/29/16 10:11 AMEast West Bancorp Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results - [at noodls] - PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- East West Bancorp, Inc. ('East West' or the 'Company') (Nasdaq: EWBC), parent company of East West Bank, the financial bridge between the United States and Greater China, ...
06/29/16 06:01 AMEast West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) Company Rating and Target Watch - Telanagana Press
06/28/16 08:46 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 08:46 AMTop Stock Pick for Quarter: East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 08:46 AMShares in Decline this Year East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) - Press Telegraph

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About East West Bancorp

East West Bancorp logoEast West Bancorp, Inc. (East West) is a bank holding company. The Company's principal business is to serve as a holding company for East West Bank (the Bank) and other banking or banking-related subsidiaries. The Bank operates through three segments: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking and Other. The Retail Banking segment focuses primarily on retail operations through the Bank's branch network. The Commercial Banking segment primarily generates commercial and industrial loans (C&I) and commercial real estate (CRE) loans through the domestic commercial lending offices located in California, New York, Texas, Washington, Massachusetts, Nevada and Georgia, and through the foreign commercial lending offices located in China and Hong Kong. Furthermore, the Commercial Banking segment also offers international finance and trade services and products. The remaining centralized functions, including the treasury operations of the Company are included in the Other segment.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Foreign Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EWBC
  • CUSIP: 27579R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $35.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $35.29
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $34.37
  • P/E Ratio: 12.83
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
  • Market Cap: $5.05B
  • Beta: 1.61
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.87 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.01 EPS
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East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Chart for Saturday, July, 23, 2016