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NASDAQ:EWBC - East West Bancorp Stock Price, Forecast & News

$48.08
+0.88 (+1.86 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$47.35
Now: $48.08
$48.17
50-Day Range
$44.39
MA: $47.77
$49.56
52-Week Range
$37.69
Now: $48.08
$56.09
Volume1.36 million shs
Average Volume1.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.00 billion
P/E Ratio10.32
Dividend Yield2.33%
Beta1.7
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 in the United States and Greater China. It operates in 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, time deposits, and individual retirement accounts. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EWBC
CUSIP27579R10
Phone626-768-6000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.86 billion
Cash Flow$5.57 per share
Book Value$30.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$703.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,200
Market Cap$7.00 billion
Next Earnings Date1/23/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is East West Bancorp's stock symbol?

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

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 Thursday, October 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 1st will be given a dividend of $0.275 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $1.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 31st. View East West Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were East West Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 17th. The financial services provider reported $1.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $421.28 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $418.32 million. East West Bancorp had a net margin of 31.98% and a return on equity of 14.90%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.17 earnings per share. View East West Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is East West Bancorp's next earnings date?

East West Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 23rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for East West Bancorp.

How can I listen to East West Bancorp's earnings call?

East West Bancorp will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 23rd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for EWBC?

7 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for East West Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $57.00. On average, they anticipate East West Bancorp's share price to reach $51.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for East West Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for East West Bancorp?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for East West Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for East West Bancorp.

Has East West Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about EWBC stock have been trending positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. East West Bancorp earned a news impact score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage 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 impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for East West Bancorp.

Are investors shorting East West Bancorp?

East West Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 13th, there was short interest totalling 1,830,000 shares, an increase of 22.0% from the November 28th total of 1,500,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,050,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.3% of the company's stock are short sold. View East West Bancorp's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of East West Bancorp's key competitors?

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 Alibaba Group (BABA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Amgen (AMGN), Lam Research (LRCX), NVIDIA (NVDA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Applied Materials (AMAT), Netflix (NFLX), Zions Bancorporation NA (ZION) and Blackstone Group (BX).

Who are East West Bancorp's key executives?

East West Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dominic Ng, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)
  • Ms. Irene H. Oh, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Mr. Douglas Paul Krause Sr., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Andy Yen, Exec. VP and Head of International & Commercial Banking (Age 61)
  • Ms. Emily Wang, Director of Marketing

Who are East West Bancorp's major shareholders?

East West Bancorp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Hahn Capital Management LLC (0.43%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.25%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.08%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Roubaix Capital LLC (0.04%) and SFE Investment Counsel (0.03%). Company insiders that own East West Bancorp stock include Andy Yen, Catherine Zhou, Dominic Ng, Douglas Paul Krause, Herman Y Li, Irene H Oh, Iris S Chan, Jack C Liu, Molly Campbell, Paul H Irving and Rudolph Estrada. View Institutional Ownership Trends for East West Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are selling East West Bancorp stock?

EWBC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hahn Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, M&R Capital Management Inc. and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. Company insiders that have sold East West Bancorp company stock in the last year include Herman Y Li, Jack C Liu and Rudolph Estrada. View Insider Buying and Selling for East West Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are buying East West Bancorp stock?

EWBC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Roubaix Capital LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, SFE Investment Counsel, Zeke Capital Advisors LLC, Brasada Capital Management LP, Raymond James Trust N.A. and Wedbush Securities Inc.. Company insiders that have bought East West Bancorp stock in the last two years include Andy Yen, Catherine Zhou, Dominic Ng, Irene H Oh, Paul H Irving and Rudolph Estrada. View Insider Buying and Selling for East West Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of East West Bancorp?

Shares of EWBC 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 East West Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of EWBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.08.

How big of a company is East West Bancorp?

East West Bancorp has a market capitalization of $7.00 billion and generates $1.86 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $703.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.66 on an earnings per share basis. East West Bancorp employs 3,200 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About East West Bancorp.

What is East West Bancorp's official website?

The official website for East West Bancorp is http://www.eastwestbank.com/.

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 financial services provider can be reached via phone at 626-768-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for East West Bancorp (NASDAQ EWBC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  454 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  458 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  912
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about East West Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EWBC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EWBC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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