NASDAQ:CWBC - Community West Bancshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.65 +0.11 (+1.04 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.65
Today's Range$10.50 - $10.80
52-Week Range$10.25 - $12.97
Volume36,315 shs
Average Volume11,388 shs
Market Capitalization$88.18 million
P/E Ratio11.97
Dividend Yield1.88%
Community West Bancshares operates as the bank holding company for Community West Bank, N.A. that provides various financial products and services in California. The company offers deposit products, such as checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, and fixed rate and fixed maturity certificates of deposit, as well as cash management products. It also provides commercial, commercial real estate, consumer, manufactured housing, and small business administration loans, as well as agricultural loans for real estate and operating lines; home equity lines of credit, as well as lines of credit collateralized by residential real estate; single family real estate loans; and installment loans consisting of automobile and general-purpose loans. The company serves small to medium-sized businesses and professional organizations. As of October 15, 2018, it operated a network of eight full-service branch banking offices in Goleta, Oxnard, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Ventura, and Westlake Village. Community West Bancshares was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Goleta, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWBC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.66
Current Ratio1.10
Quick Ratio1.03


Trailing P/E Ratio11.97
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40.34 million
Price / Sales2.19
Cash Flow$0.8513 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.51
Book Value$8.55 per share
Price / Book1.25


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$4.91 million
Net Margins14.64%
Return on Equity10.73%
Return on Assets0.91%


Outstanding Shares8,280,000
Market Cap$88.18 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Community West Bancshares' stock symbol?

Community West Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CWBC."

How often does Community West Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Community West Bancshares?

Community West Bancshares declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View Community West Bancshares' Dividend History.

How were Community West Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter. The financial services provider had revenue of $9.27 million for the quarter. Community West Bancshares had a return on equity of 10.73% and a net margin of 14.64%. View Community West Bancshares' Earnings History.

When is Community West Bancshares' next earnings date?

Community West Bancshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Community West Bancshares.

Has Community West Bancshares been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CWBC stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Community West Bancshares earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Community West Bancshares' key competitors?

Who are Community West Bancshares' key executives?

Community West Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Martin E. Plourd, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. John D. Illgen, Sec. & Director (Age 73)
  • Ms. Susan C. Thompson CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Timothy Joseph Stronks, Exec. VP & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Chris Lem, Sr. VP & Compliance Mang.

Who are Community West Bancshares' major shareholders?

Community West Bancshares' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.70%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.14%). Company insiders that own Community West Bancshares stock include Charles G Baltuskonis, James W Lokey, John D Illgen, Kirk Stovesand, Martin E Plourd, Shereef Moharram, Tom Dobyns, William F Filippin and William R Peeples. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Community West Bancshares.

Which institutional investors are selling Community West Bancshares stock?

CWBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Community West Bancshares company stock in the last year include John D Illgen, Kirk Stovesand, Shereef Moharram and William R Peeples. View Insider Buying and Selling for Community West Bancshares.

Which institutional investors are buying Community West Bancshares stock?

CWBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Community West Bancshares stock in the last two years include James W Lokey, Kirk Stovesand, Martin E Plourd, Tom Dobyns and William F Filippin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Community West Bancshares.

How do I buy shares of Community West Bancshares?

Shares of CWBC 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 Community West Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of CWBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.65.

How big of a company is Community West Bancshares?

Community West Bancshares has a market capitalization of $88.18 million and generates $40.34 million in revenue each year. Community West Bancshares employs 128 workers across the globe.

What is Community West Bancshares' official website?

The official website for Community West Bancshares is

How can I contact Community West Bancshares?

Community West Bancshares' mailing address is 445 PINE AVENUE, GOLETA CA, 93117. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 805-692-5821 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ CWBC)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  74 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  86 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  160
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Community West Bancshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CWBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CWBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by Staff

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