NASDAQ:COLB - Columbia Banking System Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$43.15 -0.25 (-0.58 %)
(As of 06/25/2018 02:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$43.15
Today's Range$42.9950 - $43.72
52-Week Range$35.67 - $48.06
Volume631,831 shs
Average Volume262,669 shs
Market Capitalization$3.18 billion
P/E Ratio19.70
Dividend Yield2.40%
Columbia Banking System logoColumbia Banking System, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Columbia State Bank that provides a range of banking services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, and individuals in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. It offers personal banking products and services, including noninterest and interest-bearing checking, saving, money market, and certificate of deposit accounts; home mortgages for purchases and refinances, home equity loans and lines of credit, and personal loans; debit and credit cards; and digital banking services. The company also provides business banking products and services, such as checking, savings, interest-bearing money market, and certificate of deposit accounts; agricultural loans, asset-based loans, builder and other commercial real estate loans, and loans guaranteed by the small business administration; debit and credit cards; and professional banking, treasury management, merchant card, and international banking services. In addition, it offers wealth management services in the areas of private banking, financial services, and trust and investment services to individuals, families, and professional businesses. Further, the company provides fiduciary, agency, trust, and related services, as well as life insurance products. As of December 31, 2017, the company had 155 branches. Columbia Banking System, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Tacoma, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04
Current Ratio0.83
Quick Ratio0.82


Trailing P/E Ratio19.70
Forward P/E Ratio16.72
P/E Growth1.68

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$484.39 million
Price / Sales6.52
Cash Flow$2.2451 per share
Price / Cash19.22
Book Value$26.70 per share
Price / Book1.62


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.19
Net Income$112.82 million
Net Margins24.05%
Return on Equity9.04%
Return on Assets1.32%


Outstanding Shares73,240,000

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Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ:COLB) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Friday, April 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 9th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Wednesday, May 23rd. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 8th. This is a positive change from Columbia Banking System's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Columbia Banking System's Dividend History.

How were Columbia Banking System's earnings last quarter?

Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.07. The financial services provider earned $138.62 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $142.70 million. Columbia Banking System had a net margin of 24.05% and a return on equity of 9.04%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.50 earnings per share. View Columbia Banking System's Earnings History.

When is Columbia Banking System's next earnings date?

Columbia Banking System is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Columbia Banking System.

What price target have analysts set for COLB?

4 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Columbia Banking System's shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Columbia Banking System's share price to reach $48.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Columbia Banking System.

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

Who are Columbia Banking System's key executives?

Columbia Banking System's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Hadley S. Robbins, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Clint E. Stein, Exec. & COO (Age 46)
  • Ms. Kumi Yamamoto Baruffi, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 47)
  • Mr. David C. Lawson, Exec. VP & Chief HR (Age 59)
  • Mr. Gregory A. Sigrist CPA, Exec. VP & CFO

Has Columbia Banking System been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about COLB stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Columbia Banking System earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 44.15 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Columbia Banking System's major shareholders?

Columbia Banking System's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.94%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.37%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.14%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.76%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (3.25%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.92%). Company insiders that own Columbia Banking System stock include Andy Mcdonald, Barry Ray and Clint Stein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Columbia Banking System.

Which institutional investors are selling Columbia Banking System stock?

COLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Cortina Asset Management LLC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, RMB Capital Management LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold Columbia Banking System company stock in the last year include Barry Ray and Clint Stein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Columbia Banking System.

Which institutional investors are buying Columbia Banking System stock?

COLB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., BlackRock Inc., Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. Company insiders that have bought Columbia Banking System stock in the last two years include Andy Mcdonald and Clint Stein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Columbia Banking System.

How do I buy shares of Columbia Banking System?

Shares of COLB 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 Columbia Banking System's stock price today?

One share of COLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.15.

How big of a company is Columbia Banking System?

Columbia Banking System has a market capitalization of $3.18 billion and generates $484.39 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $112.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.19 on an earnings per share basis. Columbia Banking System employs 2,120 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Columbia Banking System?

Columbia Banking System's mailing address is 1301 A STREET, TACOMA WA, 98402. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 253-305-1900 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Columbia Banking System (COLB)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  149 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  237 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  386
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Columbia Banking System and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe COLB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe COLB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/25/2018 by Staff

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