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NASDAQ:CWBCCommunity West Bancshares Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.15 (-2.24 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.55
50-Day Range
MA: $6.31
52-Week Range
Now: $6.55
Volume5,600 shs
Average Volume7,454 shs
Market Capitalization$55.49 million
P/E Ratio6.97
Dividend Yield2.69%
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. It operates a network of eight branch banking offices in Goleta, Oxnard, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Ventura, Paso Robles, and Westlake Village. Community West Bancshares was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Goleta, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.77 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWBC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$49.35 million
Cash Flow$1.08 per share
Book Value$9.82 per share


Net Income$7.96 million


Market Cap$55.49 million
Next Earnings Date7/24/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Community West Bancshares' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Community West Bancshares' stock was trading at $8.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CWBC stock has decreased by 25.6% and is now trading at $6.55. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Community West Bancshares' next earnings date?

Community West Bancshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 24th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Community West Bancshares.

How were Community West Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $9.41 million during the quarter. Community West Bancshares had a return on equity of 9.98% and a net margin of 16.22%. View Community West Bancshares' earnings history.

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

Community West Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.045 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $0.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 7th. View Community West Bancshares' dividend history.

Has Community West Bancshares been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CWBC stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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 sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutCommunity West Bancshares.

Are investors shorting Community West Bancshares?

Community West Bancshares saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,700 shares, a decrease of 18.2% from the April 30th total of 3,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View Community West Bancshares' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Community West Bancshares' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Community West Bancshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Community West Bancshares investors own include Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), AbbVie (ABBV), Franklin Resources (BEN), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), Dominion Energy (D), Consolidated Edison (ED), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Enbridge (ENB) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

Who are Community West Bancshares' key executives?

Community West Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Martin E. Plourd, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Ms. Susan C. Thompson CPA, CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. John D. Illgen, Sec. & Director (Age 74)
  • Mr. William F. Filippin, Exec. VP & Chief Banking Officer of Community West Bank (Age 55)
  • Mr. Chris Lem, Sr. VP & Compliance Mang.

What is Community West Bancshares' stock symbol?

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

Who are Community West Bancshares' major shareholders?

Community West Bancshares' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wellington Management Group LLP (2.85%), M3F Inc. (1.60%), BHZ Capital Management LP (0.84%) and Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.66%). Company insiders that own Community West Bancshares stock include Fifth Street Station Llc, James W Lokey, John D Illgen, Kirk Stovesand, Martin E Plourd, Robert Bartlein, William F Filippin and William R Peeples. View institutional ownership trends for Community West Bancshares.

Which major investors are selling Community West Bancshares stock?

CWBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BHZ Capital Management LP. View insider buying and selling activity for Community West Bancshares.

Which major investors are buying Community West Bancshares stock?

CWBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedbush Securities Inc., M3F Inc., and Wellington Management Group LLP. Company insiders that have bought Community West Bancshares stock in the last two years include Fifth Street Station Llc, James W Lokey, Kirk Stovesand, Martin E Plourd, Robert Bartlein, William F Filippin, and William R Peeples. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Community West Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of CWBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.55.

How big of a company is Community West Bancshares?

Community West Bancshares has a market capitalization of $55.49 million and generates $49.35 million in revenue each year. Community West Bancshares employs 139 workers across the globe.

What is Community West Bancshares' official website?

The official website for Community West Bancshares is www.communitywest.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 5/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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