Columbia Banking System Company Profile (NASDAQ:COLB)

About Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)

Columbia Banking System logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. (Columbia) is a bank holding company for Columbia State Bank (the Bank) and Columbia Trust Company (Columbia Trust). The Company provides a range of banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals and individuals. It offers products and services, which include Personal Banking, Business Banking and Wealth Management. Its Personal Banking products and services include Checking and Saving Accounts; Consumer Lending; Digital Banking; Residential Lending, and VISA Card Services. Its Business Banking products and services include Agricultural Lending; Commercial and Industrial Lending; International Banking; Merchant Card Services; Municipal Lending; Real Estate and Real Estate Construction Lending; Remote Deposit Capture; Small Business Administration (SBA) Lending; Small Business Services, and Treasury Management. Its Wealth Management products and services include Investment Services, Private Banking and Professional Banking.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Savings & Loans
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:COLB
  • CUSIP: 19723610
  • Web: www.columbiabank.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.23 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 58,343,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.97
  • 52 Week Range: $26.17 - $45.68
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.58
  • P/E Growth: 1.92
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $424.12 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.25
  • Book Value: $21.86 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.74
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.88
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 24.61%
  • Return on Equity: 8.44%
  • Return on Assets: 1.14%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 0.79%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.79%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 371,854 shs.
  • Beta: 1.32
  • Short Ratio: 7.89
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)

What is Columbia Banking System's stock symbol?

Columbia Banking System trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COLB."

How often does Columbia Banking System pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Columbia Banking System?

Columbia Banking System announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Wednesday, May 24th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 8th. View Columbia Banking System's Dividend History.

How were Columbia Banking System's earnings last quarter?

Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.50. The company had revenue of $111.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $110.72 million. Columbia Banking System had a net margin of 24.61% and a return on equity of 8.44%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.40 EPS. View Columbia Banking System's Earnings History.

When will Columbia Banking System make its next earnings announcement?

Columbia Banking System is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Columbia Banking System.

Where is Columbia Banking System's stock going? Where will Columbia Banking System's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Columbia Banking System's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Columbia Banking System's share price to reach $40.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Columbia Banking System.

Are investors shorting Columbia Banking System?

Columbia Banking System saw a drop in short interest in the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 3,382,631 shares, a drop of 8.3% from the March 31st total of 3,688,142 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 309,349 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 10.9 days.

Who are some of Columbia Banking System's key competitors?

Who owns Columbia Banking System stock?

Columbia Banking System's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.36%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.99%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.76%), State Street Corp (4.72%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.58%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Columbia Banking System.

Who sold Columbia Banking System stock? Who is selling Columbia Banking System stock?

Columbia Banking System's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Jennison Associates LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, IronBridge Capital Management LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Cortina Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Columbia Banking System.

Who bought Columbia Banking System stock? Who is buying Columbia Banking System stock?

Columbia Banking System's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Columbia Banking System.

How do I buy Columbia Banking System stock?

Shares of Columbia Banking System can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Columbia Banking System stock cost?

One share of Columbia Banking System stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.14.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $40.25 (5.53% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/9/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$44.00MediumView Rating Details
4/17/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetNeutral$43.00 -> $41.00MediumView Rating Details
3/16/2017DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$45.00HighView Rating Details
7/29/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$31.00N/AView Rating Details
10/30/2015Sandler O'NeillBoost Price TargetHold$35.00N/AView Rating Details
7/2/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Earnings by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2017        
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.50$0.50$110.72 million$111.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.49$0.53$111.40 million$108.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.47$0.47$107.31 million$108.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.45$0.44$104.82 million$104.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.47$0.37$107.50 million$100.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.48$0.46$107.85 million$106.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.47$0.45$105.39 million$104.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.43$0.44$105.58 million$102.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.43$0.45$105.30 million$103.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.42$0.34$99.81 million$93.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.42$0.41$90.72 million$92.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.43$0.40$88.08 million$89.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.41$0.40$90.13 million$87.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q413$0.38$0.48$91.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.40$0.25$90.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.36$0.40$88.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.10
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q2 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q3 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q4 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Next Dividend:5/24/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:2.31%
Payout Ratio:48.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.93% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
38.26% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/27/2017Quarterly$0.222.23%5/8/20175/10/20175/24/2017
1/26/2017quarterly$0.222.12%2/6/20172/8/20172/22/2017
10/27/2016quarterly$0.202.44%11/7/201611/9/201611/23/2016
7/28/2016$0.398/8/20168/10/20168/24/2016
4/28/2016quarterly$0.192.53%5/9/20165/11/20165/25/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.182.43%2/8/20162/10/20162/24/2016
10/29/2015Quarterly$0.1811/6/201511/11/201511/26/2015
10/29/2015Quarterly$0.1811/6/201511/11/201511/25/2015
7/23/2015quarterly$0.182.2%8/3/20158/5/20158/19/2015
4/24/2015quarterly$0.182.41%5/4/20155/6/20155/20/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.162.52%2/9/20152/11/20152/25/2015
10/23/2014special$0.142.49%10/29/201410/31/201411/19/2014
7/23/2014quarterly$0.142.16%8/4/20148/6/20148/20/2014
4/23/2014quarterly$0.121.85%5/5/20145/7/20145/21/2014
1/23/2014quarterly$0.121.71%2/3/20142/5/20142/19/2014
10/24/2013quarterly$0.111.69%11/4/201311/6/201311/20/2013
7/25/2013quarterly$0.101.62%8/5/20138/7/20138/21/2013
4/24/2013quarterly$0.101.86%5/6/20135/8/20135/22/2013
1/24/2013quarterly$0.101.98%2/4/20132/6/20132/20/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.07%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.28%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/10/2017Barry RayCAOSell981$39.42$38,671.02View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Barry RayCAOSell424$31.98$13,559.52View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Tom HulbertDirectorSell3,000$21.50$64,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2012Michelle LantowDirectorBuy1,500$17.24$25,860.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Latest Headlines for Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : COLB-US : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. :COLB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - COLB
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 9:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $112.09 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 7:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.49 EPS Expected for Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 10:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 9:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. : COLB-US: Dividend Analysis : May 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 4:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Receives Hold Rating from Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System (COLB) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 3:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System (COLB) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 3:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Short Interest Down 8.3% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 12:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Columbia Banking System (COLB) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 12:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COLB earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 8:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 5:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (colb) Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Announces First Quarter 2017 Results and Quarterly Cash Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:06 PM
marketbeat.com logoColumbia Banking posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - April 27 at 9:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System (COLB) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 1:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $110.72 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 10:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) to Post $0.50 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : COLB-US : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 10:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Negative Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Columbia Banking System (COLB) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Given Neutral Rating at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System (COLB) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 9:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System (COLB) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.27
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call Date
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 9:26 PM
bizjournals.com logoBellevue iPhone fraudster gets 5 years in prison for scheme that forced sale of Foundation Bank
www.bizjournals.com - March 28 at 4:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Upgraded to Buy by DA Davidson
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ4 2017 Earnings Estimate for Columbia Banking System Inc Issued By DA Davidson (COLB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoColumbia Banking System Inc (COLB) CAO Barry Ray Sells 981 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 7:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 4:25 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 12:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoFuneral services set for late Columbia Bank CEO Melanie Dressel
www.bizjournals.com - February 27 at 4:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Appoints Hadley S. Robbins Interim CEO
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:17 pm Columbia Banking appointed COO Hadley S. Robbins Interim CEO of Columbia following the unexpected passing of Melanie J. Dressel on February 19
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Announces Sudden Passing of Chief Executive Officer Melanie J. Dressel
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:28 PM
bizjournals.com logoColumbia Bank CEO Melanie Dressel dies suddenly at age 64
www.bizjournals.com - February 21 at 4:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDeregulation Can Help Some Banks
seekingalpha.com - February 13 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM (COLB) SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Columbia Banking System, Inc. For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 4:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoColumbia Banking System Enters Oversold Territory (COLB)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 2:57 AM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Home BancShares, Columbia Banking System and Northfield Bancorp
www.nasdaq.com - February 2 at 4:47 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of COLB earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jan-17 9:00pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 10:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Columbia Banking System Inc Earnings Release - 08:00 am ET
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:34 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:34 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:08 am Columbia Banking beats by $0.04
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 3:34 AM
seekingalpha.com logoColumbia Banking System declares $0.22 dividend
seekingalpha.com - January 26 at 5:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColumbia Banking System Announces Increased Regular Cash Dividend of $0.22
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoColumbia Banking System beats by $0.04, misses on revenue
seekingalpha.com - January 26 at 8:10 AM

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