NASDAQ:BANR - Banner Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$65.61 +1.38 (+2.15 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$64.23
Today's Range$64.53 - $65.77
52-Week Range$52.20 - $67.11
Volume199,100 shs
Average Volume186,446 shs
Market Capitalization$2.06 billion
P/E Ratio21.94
Dividend Yield2.20%
Banner logoBanner Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Banner Bank and Islanders Bank, which provides commercial banking and financial products and services to individuals, businesses, and public sector entities primarily in the United States. It offers deposit products, including interest-bearing and non-interest-bearing checking accounts, money market deposit accounts, regular savings accounts, and certificates of deposit, as well as treasury management services and retirement savings plans. The company also provides commercial real estate loans, including owner-occupied, investment properties, and multifamily residential real estate; construction, land, and land development loans; residential mortgage loans; commercial business loans; agricultural loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity lines of credit, automobile, and boat and recreational vehicle loans, as well as loans secured by deposit accounts. In addition, it engages in the mortgage banking operations through the origination and sale of one- to four-family and multi-family residential loans. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 178 branch offices, including 175 Banner Bank branches and 3 Islanders Bank branches located in Washington, Oregon, California, and Idaho. It also operates 13 Banner Bank loan production offices located in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, and Utah. Banner Corporation was founded in 1890 and is based in Walla Walla, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.37
Current Ratio0.93
Quick Ratio0.92


Trailing P/E Ratio21.94
Forward P/E Ratio17.83
P/E Growth1.73

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$505.82 million
Price / Sales4.19
Cash Flow$3.7707 per share
Price / Cash17.40
Book Value$38.89 per share
Price / Book1.69


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.99
Net Income$60.77 million
Net Margins14.02%
Return on Equity8.59%
Return on Assets1.07%


Outstanding Shares32,330,000
Market Cap$2.06 billion

Banner (NASDAQ:BANR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Banner's stock symbol?

Banner trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BANR."

How often does Banner pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Banner?

Banner declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 28th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, July 19th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 9th. View Banner's Dividend History.

How will Banner's stock buyback program work?

Banner declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Thursday, March 29th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback 1,620,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Banner's earnings last quarter?

Banner Co. (NASDAQ:BANR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The financial services provider reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.86 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $124.28 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $121.15 million. Banner had a return on equity of 8.59% and a net margin of 14.02%. View Banner's Earnings History.

When is Banner's next earnings date?

Banner is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Banner.

What price target have analysts set for BANR?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Banner's shares. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Banner's stock price to reach $64.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Banner.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Banner?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Banner in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Banner.

Who are some of Banner's key competitors?

Who are Banner's key executives?

Banner's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark J. Grescovich, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Peter J. Conner, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Ms. Cynthia D. Purcell, Exec. VP of Retail Banking & Admin. of Banner Bank (Age 61)
  • Ms. Judith A. Steiner, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer of Banner Bank (Age 56)
  • Mr. Craig Miller, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 66)

Has Banner been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BANR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Banner earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Banner.

Who are Banner's major shareholders?

Banner's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.01%), Channing Capital Management LLC (3.17%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.89%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.89%) and FMR LLC (2.65%). Company insiders that own Banner stock include Cynthia D Purcell, D Michael Jones, David I Matson, Douglas M Bennett, Gary Sirmon, Jesse G Foster, John R Layman, Keith A Western, Kenneth A Larsen, Peter Conner, Richard B Barton, Robert D Adams, Spencer C Fleischer and Steven W Rust. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Banner.

Which institutional investors are selling Banner stock?

BANR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Aristotle Capital Boston LLC, Phocas Financial Corp., FSI Group LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Banner company stock in the last year include Cynthia D Purcell, Kenneth A Larsen and Steven W Rust. View Insider Buying and Selling for Banner.

Which institutional investors are buying Banner stock?

BANR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Trust Advisors LP, WBI Investments Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Banner.

How do I buy shares of Banner?

Shares of BANR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Banner's stock price today?

One share of BANR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.61.

How big of a company is Banner?

Banner has a market capitalization of $2.06 billion and generates $505.82 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $60.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.99 on an earnings per share basis. Banner employs 2,128 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Banner?

Banner's mailing address is 10 S FIRST AVENUE, WALLA WALLA WA, 99362. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 509-527-3636 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Banner (NASDAQ BANR)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  206 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  468
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Banner and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BANR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BANR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by Staff

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