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Did Biden Bet the Future of America on the "Lithium Triangle"? (Ad)
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DOW   30,316.32
QQQ   282.13
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NASDAQ:EWBC

East West Bancorp - EWBC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$73.86
+4.59 (+6.63%)
(As of 10/4/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$70.56
$73.91
50-Day Range
$66.84
$77.57
52-Week Range
$61.65
$93.51
Volume
742,962 shs
Average Volume
758,363 shs
Market Capitalization
$10.41 billion
P/E Ratio
11.26
Dividend Yield
2.31%
Price Target
$89.33

East West Bancorp MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.9% Upside
$89.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.67% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.91mentions of East West Bancorp in the last 14 days
Based on 17 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
15.05%
From $7.84 to $9.02 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.93 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

37th out of 925 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

8th out of 197 stocks

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About East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Stock

East West Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for East West Bank that provides a range of personal and commercial banking services to businesses and individuals. It operates through three segments: Consumer and Business Banking, Commercial Banking, and Other. The company accepts various deposit products, such as personal and business checking and savings accounts, money market, and time deposits. Its loan products include mortgage and home equity, commercial and residential real estate, working capital lines of credit, construction, trade finance, letters of credit, commercial business, affordable housing loans, asset-based lending, asset-backed finance, project finance, and equipment financing, as well as financing services to clients needing a financial bridge to facilitate their business transactions between the United States and China. The company also provides various wealth management, treasury management, foreign exchange, and interest rate and commodity risk hedging services; and mobile and online banking services. As of January 27, 2022, it operated approximately 120 locations in the United States and China; full-service branches in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shantou, and Shenzhen; and representative offices in Beijing, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Taipei, and Xiamen. East West Bancorp, Inc. was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Pasadena, California.

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EWBC Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/21/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/15 Dividend
7/29/2022
Dividend Payable
8/15/2022
Today
10/05/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
10/20/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
State commercial banks
Sub-Industry
Regional Banks
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EWBC
CUSIP
27579R10
Employees
3,100
Year Founded
1998

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$89.33
High Stock Price Forecast
$115.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+20.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.75
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$872.98 million
Pretax Margin
57.39%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.90 billion
Cash Flow
$7.98 per share
Book Value
$41.13 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
139,791,000
Market Cap
$10.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.45

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Dominic Ng (Age 63)
    Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $3.58M
  • Ms. Irene H. Oh (Age 44)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.34M
  • Mr. Parker L. Shi (Age 52)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $1.46M
  • Mr. Douglas Paul Krause Sr.Mr. Douglas Paul Krause Sr. (Age 65)
    Vice Chairman & Chief Corp. Officer
    Comp: $1.15M
  • Mr. Yi Huang (Age 57)
    Exec. VP & Head of Commercial Banking
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Julianna Balicka
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Lisa L. Kim Esq. (Age 57)
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Gary Teo (Age 49)
    Sr. VP & Head of HR
  • Mr. Bennett Pozil (Age 60)
    Head of Corp. Banking - East West Bank and Exec. VP of East West Bank
  • Mr. Robert Lo (Age 57)
    Head of Commercial Real Estate Banking - East West Bank and Exec. VP of East West Bank













EWBC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell East West Bancorp stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for East West Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" EWBC shares.
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What is East West Bancorp's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for East West Bancorp's stock. Their EWBC share price forecasts range from $75.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $89.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have EWBC shares performed in 2022?

East West Bancorp's stock was trading at $78.68 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, EWBC stock has decreased by 6.1% and is now trading at $73.86.
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When is East West Bancorp's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 20th 2022.
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How can I listen to East West Bancorp's earnings call?

East West Bancorp will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 20th at 11:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "3874614".

How were East West Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 21st. The financial services provider reported $1.81 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.68 by $0.13. The financial services provider earned $551 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $525.37 million. East West Bancorp had a net margin of 45.32% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.45%. The business's revenue was up 23.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.57 EPS.

How often does East West Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for East West Bancorp?

East West Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 22nd. Investors of record on Monday, August 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Monday, August 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.17%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 29th.
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Is East West Bancorp a good dividend stock?

East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.31%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 24.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EWBC will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.74% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for EWBC.

What is Dominic Ng's approval rating as East West Bancorp's CEO?

336 employees have rated East West Bancorp Chief Executive Officer Dominic Ng on Glassdoor.com. Dominic Ng has an approval rating of 86% among the company's employees. 84.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at East West Bancorp to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of East West Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other East West Bancorp investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), Alibaba Group (BABA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Pfizer (PFE), Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX), Boeing (BA), Citigroup (C), NVIDIA (NVDA) and AT&T (T).

What is East West Bancorp's stock symbol?

East West Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EWBC."

Who are East West Bancorp's major shareholders?

East West Bancorp's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Symmetry Partners LLC (0.02%) and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.01%). Insiders that own company stock include Douglas Paul Krause, Herman Y Li, Iris S Chan, Jack C Liu, Jack C Liu, Molly Campbell and Rudolph Estrada.
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How do I buy shares of East West Bancorp?

Shares of EWBC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is East West Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of EWBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.86.

How much money does East West Bancorp make?

East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) has a market capitalization of $10.41 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $872.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.56 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does East West Bancorp have?

The company employs 3,100 workers across the globe.

How can I contact East West Bancorp?

East West Bancorp's mailing address is 135 N. LOS ROBLES AVE. 7TH FLOOR, PASADENA CA, 91101. The official website for the company is www.eastwestbank.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (626) 768-6000, via email at investorrelations@eastwestbank.com, or via fax at 302-655-5049.

This page (NASDAQ:EWBC) was last updated on 10/5/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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