Community West Bancshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:CWBC)

About Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)

Community West Bancshares logoCommunity West Bancshares is a bank holding company. The Company provides full-service banking through its subsidiary, Community West Bank, N.A. (the Bank). Through the Bank, the Company provides a range of financial products and services to customers, including lending and deposit products. The Company focuses on professionals, small to mid-sized businesses and individual households. Relationship banking is conducted at the community level through approximately five branch offices in the cities of Goleta, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Ventura and Westlake Village, California and a loan production office in San Luis Obispo. The Company's products and services include deposit products, such as checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts and fixed rate, fixed maturity certificates of deposits, and lending products, including commercial loans, commercial real estate loans and consumer loans.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CWBC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $83.87 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,103,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.09
  • 52 Week Range: $7.50 - $10.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.11 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.60
  • Book Value: $8.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.25
  • Annual Dividend: $0.16
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • Net Margins: 14.81%
  • Return on Equity: 8.18%
  • Return on Assets: 0.77%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.56%
  • Current Ratio: 1.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
  • Average Volume: 4,632 shs.
  • Beta: 0.54
  • Short Ratio: 0.74
Frequently Asked Questions for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 10th. This is a positive change from Community West Bancshares's previous quarterly dividend of $0.04. View Community West Bancshares' Dividend History.

How were Community West Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $8.42 million for the quarter. Community West Bancshares had a return on equity of 8.18% and a net margin of 14.81%. View Community West Bancshares' Earnings History.

When will Community West Bancshares make its next earnings announcement?

Community West Bancshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Community West Bancshares.

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:

  • William R. Peeples, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Martin E. Plourd, President, Chief Executive Officer; President, CEO & Director of the Bank
  • Susan C. Thompson, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Community West Bank
  • Maureen C. Clark, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • William F. Filippin, Executive Vice President and Market President of the Community West Bank
  • Kristine D. Price, Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer of Community West Bank
  • Dana L. Boutain, Director
  • Tom L. Dobyns, Director
  • James W. Lokey, Director
  • Robert H. Bartlein, Independent Director

How do I buy Community West Bancshares stock?

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

What is Community West Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of Community West Bancshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.30.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ CWBC)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  5 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  6 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  11
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
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Earnings History for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Earnings by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ CWBC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/28/2017Q1 2017$0.16$8.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q3$0.18$8.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q2$0.13$7.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q1$0.15$7.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q4$0.21$8.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q3$0.17$7.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q2$0.22$7.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$0.19$6.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.24$6.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.18$6.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q413$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q113$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)

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Current Dividend Information for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Most Recent Dividend:5/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.16
Dividend Yield:1.55%
Payout Ratio:25.40% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ CWBC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 26.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 23.85%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/14/2017Charles G BaltuskonisEVPSell104$10.15$1,055.60View SEC Filing  
6/13/2017Charles G BaltuskonisEVPSell4,116$10.15$41,777.40View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Martin E PlourdCEOBuy175$10.20$1,785.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2017Charles G BaltuskonisEVPSell9,493$10.17$96,543.81View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017William R PeeplesDirectorSell28,807$10.03$288,934.21View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Charles G BaltuskonisEVPSell1,346$10.20$13,729.20View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy436$10.11$4,407.96View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Martin E PlourdCEOBuy1,000$10.25$10,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy600$10.05$6,030.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017William F FilippinInsiderBuy500$10.25$5,125.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy155$10.49$1,625.95View SEC Filing  
2/1/2017Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,200$9.75$11,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2016William F FilippinInsiderBuy1,200$9.15$10,980.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Martin E PlourdCEOBuy200$9.55$1,910.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy500$8.15$4,075.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Martin E PlourdCEOBuy1,000$8.30$8,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016William R PeeplesDirectorSell54,007$8.20$442,857.40View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy800$8.25$6,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy696$8.34$5,804.64View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy200$8.23$1,646.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$8.38$8,380.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Martin E PlourdCEOBuy325$7.88$2,561.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Martin E PlourdCEOSell40,000$7.74$309,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy95$7.46$708.70View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016William R PeeplesDirectorSell50,000$7.45$372,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$7.31$7,310.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Robert BartleinDirectorBuy1,000$6.80$6,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016William R PeeplesDirectorSell40,000$7.00$280,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016William F. FilippininsiderBuy1,750$6.98$12,215.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016William F FilippinInsiderBuy1,000$7.10$7,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016William F. FilippininsiderBuy2,261$7.11$16,075.71View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy700$7.11$4,977.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy600$7.05$4,230.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2015James W LokeyDirectorBuy1,500$7.07$10,605.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Charles G. BaltuskonisCFOBuy1,161$7.04$8,173.44View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy1,000$6.95$6,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Robert BartleinDirectorSell4,114$6.91$28,427.74View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy2,000$7.28$14,560.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$7.10$7,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015William R. PeeplesDirectorSell20,000$6.84$136,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015William R PeeplesDirectorSell20,000$6.71$134,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2015Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy2,000$6.69$13,380.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015William R PeeplesDirectorSell40,000$6.75$270,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Charles G BaltuskonisCFOSell8,386$6.66$55,850.76View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Kristine PriceInsiderBuy10,000$6.66$66,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015William R PeeplesDirectorSell16,800$6.60$110,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015William R PeeplesDirectorSell3,013$6.73$20,277.49View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell20,000$6.50$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Eric OnnenDirectorBuy2,000$6.55$13,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Shereef MoharramDirectorBuy2,950$6.45$19,027.50View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell12,413$6.50$80,684.50View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Martin E PlourdCEOSell7,700$6.65$51,205.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$6.70$6,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Eric OnnenDirectorBuy1,000$6.79$6,790.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell6,000$6.75$40,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell11,800$6.75$79,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,028$6.68$6,867.04View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Robert BartleinDirectorBuy1,000$6.65$6,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Robert BartleinDirectorBuy1,000$6.70$6,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell21,642$6.79$146,949.18View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$6.80$6,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Martin E PlourdCEOBuy1,000$7.20$7,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Steven A RossoInsiderBuy1,000$7.25$7,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell1,900$7.40$14,060.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell21,400$7.17$153,438.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014William R PeeplesDirectorSell10,700$7.06$75,542.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013William R PeeplesDirectorSell23,315$6.04$140,822.60View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Martin E PlourdCEOBuy2,500$5.81$14,525.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Steven A RossoInsiderBuy1,000$5.75$5,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Martin E PlourdCEOBuy3,600$5.79$20,844.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Shereef MoharramDirectorBuy1,000$5.85$5,850.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Eric OnnenDirectorBuy2,000$5.82$11,640.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Eric OnnenDirectorBuy1,102$5.82$6,413.64View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy2,400$5.50$13,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Eric OnnenDirectorBuy4,000$4.64$18,560.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy1,000$4.67$4,670.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$4.72$4,720.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2013Robert BartleinDirectorBuy2,618$4.59$12,016.62View SEC Filing  
3/15/2013William R PeeplesDirectorBuy2,500$4.97$12,425.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013William R PeeplesDirectorBuy5,000$5.00$25,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2013Kirk StovesandDirectorBuy1,000$4.66$4,660.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2013Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy1,000$4.82$4,820.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2012Shereef MoharramDirectorBuy2,975$3.35$9,966.25View SEC Filing  
12/13/2012Charles G BaltuskonisCFOBuy1,400$3.27$4,578.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2012Robert BartleinDirectorBuy5,000$3.25$16,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2012Martin E PlourdCEOBuy7,000$3.45$24,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Robert BartleinDirectorBuy1,000$2.90$2,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012Eric OnnenDirectorBuy5,000$2.89$14,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012William R PeeplesDirectorBuy9,100$2.55$23,205.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
Latest Headlines for Community West Bancshares (NASDAQ:CWBC)
DateHeadline logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Community West Bancshares for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors - July 24 at 10:56 AM logoDana L. Boutain and Tom L. Dobyns Appointed to Community West Bancshares Board of Directors - June 28 at 5:33 PM logoInsider Selling: Community West Bancshares (CWBC) EVP Sells 4,116 Shares of Stock - June 13 at 8:40 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares :CWBC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 9, 2017 - June 9 at 5:02 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) EVP Charles G. Baltuskonis Sells 9,493 Shares - June 8 at 8:20 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) Director Sells $288,934.21 in Stock - June 6 at 1:17 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) EVP Sells $13,729.20 in Stock - June 2 at 8:58 PM logoCommunity West Bank Expands into Paso Robles - May 26 at 5:11 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) CEO Purchases $10,250.00 in Stock - May 15 at 8:44 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares : CWBC-US: Dividend Analysis : May 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 10, 2017 - May 10 at 4:48 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (cwbc) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 - May 5 at 2:50 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results - May 1 at 5:24 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.34 - April 29 at 10:50 AM logoCommunity West Bancshares Earns $1.4 Million in 1Q17; Fueled by Strong Loan Growth of 6% Over The Prior Quarter; Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 14% to $0.04 Per Common Share - April 28 at 5:39 PM logoShareholder Challenges the Increase in Authorized Shares - April 20 at 4:46 PM logoSusan Thompson Promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Community West Bancshares and Community West Bank - March 29 at 11:57 AM logoForm 8-K COMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARE For: Feb 22 - February 22 at 9:55 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and E - February 22 at 4:51 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares Announces CFO Baltuskonis to Retire July 2017 - February 22 at 11:39 AM logoCommunity West Bank Opens Full Service Branch Office in Oxnard - January 30 at 9:40 AM logoCommunity West Bancshares Earns $1.3 Million in 4Q16 and $5.2 Million for the Year - January 27 at 6:06 PM logoCommunity West Bank Moves its Santa Maria Full Service Branch Office to New Location - January 17 at 5:29 PM logoCommunity West Bank Opens Full Service Branch Office in San Luis Obispo - November 21 at 4:48 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares Earnings Grew 36.4% to $1.5 Million in 3Q16 from 2Q16 Highlighted by Strong … - October 28 at 12:38 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares Named to Sandler O’Neill 2016 Bank and Thrift Sm-All Stars - September 26 at 4:43 PM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) Declares $0.035 Quarterly Dividend; 1.9% Yield - July 29 at 4:35 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - May 31 at 11:17 AM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 4 at 1:44 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - February 29 at 6:25 AM logoCommunity West Bancshares Earns $1.9 Million in Fourth Quarter; Results Driven by 10% Annual Loan Growth and Continued Improvement in Asset Quality; Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.03 Per Common Share - January 26 at 9:00 AM logoCommunity West Bancshares (CWBC) - January 22 at 7:19 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Financials - December 8 at 1:17 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 6 at 1:00 PM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements a - October 22 at 9:01 AM logoCommunity West Bancshares Earns $1.6 Million in Third Quarter; Highlighted by Strong Loan Growth and a Decrease in Net Nonaccrual Loans to Lowest Level Since 2007; Declared Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.03 Per Common Share - October 22 at 9:00 AM logoCOMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES / Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - October 1 at 9:01 AM



Community West Bancshares (CWBC) Chart for Tuesday, July, 25, 2017

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