Northwest Bancshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.22 (+1.75 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume2.41 million shs
Average Volume619,176 shs
Market Capitalization$1.62 billion
P/E Ratio10.00
Dividend Yield6.36%
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About Northwest Bancshares

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. is a holding company. It offers personal & business banking products including employee benefits, investment management services, insurance and trust. It engages in collecting deposits and making loans secured by various types of collateral, including real estate and other assets. The company was founded on June 29, 2001 and is headquartered in Warren, PA.


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Overall MarketRank

2.42 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

276th out of 1,330 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

28th out of 109 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend 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 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 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) posted its earnings results on Sunday, July, 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.04. The savings and loans company had revenue of $150.44 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $135.13 million. Northwest Bancshares had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.71% and a net margin of 27.46%.
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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 (WHO). Since then, NWBI stock has increased by 5.3% and is now trading at $12.80.
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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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 6.25%. 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 6.36%. NWBI has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. 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 87.91% 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 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Northwest Bancshares' stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $13.51. On average, they expect Northwest Bancshares' stock price to reach $12.01 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.2%.
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Who are Northwest Bancshares' key executives?

Northwest Bancshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Ronald J. Seiffert, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • William W. Harvey, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive VP
  • Thomas K. Creal, Chief Credit Officer & Executive Vice President (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ronald B. Andzelik, Chief Risk Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Richard K. Laws, Secretary, Chief Counsel & Executive VP

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.17%), State Street Corp (3.78%), Invesco Ltd. (2.38%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.89%). Company insiders that own Northwest Bancshares stock include David M Tullio, David Wayne Heeter, 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 institutional investors are selling Northwest Bancshares stock?

NWBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Federated Hermes Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Ancora Advisors LLC, Legal & General Group Plc, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Northwest Bancshares company stock in the last year include David Wayne Heeter, John P Meegan, Julia W Mctavish, Louis J Torchio, Shawn O Walker, Thomas K Iv Creal, and William W Harvey.
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Which institutional investors are buying Northwest Bancshares stock?

NWBI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., State Street Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., GSA Capital Partners LLP, and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al. 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 $12.80.

How much money does Northwest Bancshares make?

Northwest Bancshares has a market capitalization of $1.62 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 2,421 workers across the globe.

When was Northwest Bancshares founded?

Northwest Bancshares was founded in 1896.

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 9/19/2021 by Staff
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