Northwest Bancshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.51 (-3.77 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.10 million shs
Average Volume630,181 shs
Market Capitalization$1.65 billion
P/E Ratio15.29
Dividend Yield5.92%
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About Northwest Bancshares

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. operates as a holding company for Northwest Bank that offers various personal and business banking solutions. The company accepts various deposits, such as checking, savings, money market deposit, term certificate, and individual retirement accounts. Its loan products include one-to-four family residential real estate, short-term consumer, multi-family residential and commercial real estate, commercial business, and residential mortgage loans; home equity lines of credit; and consumer loans comprising automobile, sales finance, unsecured personal, and credit card loans, as well as loans secured by deposit accounts. The company also offers investment management and trust services; and employee benefits, and property and casualty insurance As of December 31, 2020, it operated 170 community-banking locations in central and western Pennsylvania, western New York, and eastern Ohio. Northwest Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania.


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Overall MarketRank

2.22 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

296th out of 2,047 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

36th out of 169 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Northwest Bancshares a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Northwest Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Northwest Bancshares stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NWBI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Northwest Bancshares' next earnings date?

Northwest Bancshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 25th 2021.
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How were Northwest Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:NWBI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, July, 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.04. Northwest Bancshares had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.57% and a net margin of 18.54%.
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How has Northwest Bancshares' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Northwest Bancshares' stock was trading at $12.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NWBI shares have increased by 7.0% and is now trading at $13.00.
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How often does Northwest Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Northwest Bancshares?

Northwest Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 5th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, August 16th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.15%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 4th.
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Is Northwest Bancshares a good dividend stock?

Northwest Bancshares pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.92%. NWBI has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Northwest Bancshares does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Northwest Bancshares is 73.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, Northwest Bancshares will have a dividend payout ratio of 80.00% in the coming year. This indicates that Northwest Bancshares may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for NWBI?

5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Northwest Bancshares' stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $13.51. On average, they expect Northwest Bancshares' share price to reach $12.01 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.7%.
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Who are Northwest Bancshares' key executives?

Northwest Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ronald J. Seiffert, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 64, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. William W. Harvey Jr., Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 55, Pay $727.01k)
  • Mr. John J. Golding, Sr. Exec. VP of Consumer & Small Bus. Banking (Age 57, Pay $494.49k)
  • Mr. Louis J. Torchio, Sr. Exec. VP of Retail Lending (Age 58, Pay $527.26k)
  • Mr. Mark T. Reitzes, Sr. EVP & Head of Commercial Banking (Age 60, Pay $469.65k)
  • Scott J. Watson, Exec. VP and Chief Information & Operations Officer
  • C. Forrest Tefft, Sr. VP of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Richard K. Laws, Exec. VP, Chief Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Raymond R. Learn, Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Devin Cygnar, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer

What is Ronald J. Seiffert's approval rating as Northwest Bancshares' CEO?

16 employees have rated Northwest Bancshares CEO Ronald J. Seiffert on Ronald J. Seiffert has an approval rating of 50% among Northwest Bancshares' employees. This puts Ronald J. Seiffert in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Northwest Bancshares' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Northwest Bancshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Northwest Bancshares investors own include AT&T (T), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Ares Capital (ARCC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Energy Transfer (ET) and (NMFC).

What is Northwest Bancshares' stock symbol?

Northwest Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NWBI."

Who are Northwest Bancshares' major shareholders?

Northwest Bancshares' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sequoia Financial Advisors LLC (0.07%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%). Company insiders that own Northwest Bancshares stock include David M Tullio, John P Meegan, Julia W Mctavish, Louis J Torchio, Mark T Reitzes, Michael G Smelko, Shawn O Walker, Sonia M Probst, Thomas K Iv Creal, Timothy B Fannin, Timothy M Hunter, William F Mcknight and William W Harvey.
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Which major investors are buying Northwest Bancshares stock?

NWBI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sequoia Financial Advisors LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Northwest Bancshares stock in the last two years include David M Tullio, Mark T Reitzes, Timothy B Fannin, Timothy M Hunter, and William F Mcknight.
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How do I buy shares of Northwest Bancshares?

Shares of NWBI 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 Northwest Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of NWBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.00.

How much money does Northwest Bancshares make?

Northwest Bancshares has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion and generates $566.33 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $74.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Northwest Bancshares have?

Northwest Bancshares employs 2,523 workers across the globe.

What is Northwest Bancshares' official website?

The official website for Northwest Bancshares is

Where are Northwest Bancshares' headquarters?

Northwest Bancshares is headquartered at 100 LIBERTY STREET, WARREN PA, 16365.

How can I contact Northwest Bancshares?

Northwest Bancshares' mailing address is 100 LIBERTY STREET, WARREN PA, 16365. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 814-726-2140.

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by Staff
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