Northwest Bancshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:NWBI)

About Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)

Northwest Bancshares logoNorthwest Bancshares, Inc. (Northwest) is a savings and loan holding company. The Company's principal business consists of attracting deposits and making loans secured by various types of collateral, including real estate and other assets in the markets in which it operates. Its segments include Community Banking and Consumer Finance. The Community Banking segment includes its savings bank subsidiary, Northwest Bank, as well as the subsidiaries of the savings bank that provide similar products and services. The bank is a community-oriented institution that offers a range of personal and business deposit and loan products, including mortgage, consumer, and commercial loans, as well as trust, investment management, actuarial and benefit plan administration, and brokerage services typically offered by a full service financial institution. The Consumer Finance segment comprises Northwest Consumer Discount Company, a subsidiary of Northwest Bank.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.8 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 102,494,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.08
  • 52 Week Range: $14.95 - $19.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.28
  • P/E Growth: 1.89
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $397.09 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.53
  • Book Value: $11.68 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.50
  • Annual Dividend: $0.64
  • Dividend Yield: 3.6%
  • Net Margins: 24.94%
  • Return on Equity: 10.47%
  • Return on Assets: 1.29%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.98%
  • Average Volume: 374,348 shs.
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Short Ratio: 12.8

Frequently Asked Questions for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)

What is Northwest Bancshares' stock symbol?

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

How often does Northwest Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Northwest Bancshares?

Northwest Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Thursday, August 17th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.65%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st. View Northwest Bancshares' Dividend History.

How were Northwest Bancshares' earnings last quarter?

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:NWBI) announced its earnings results on Monday, July, 24th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $124.21 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $116.82 million. Northwest Bancshares had a return on equity of 10.47% and a net margin of 24.94%. View Northwest Bancshares' Earnings History.

Where is Northwest Bancshares' stock going? Where will Northwest Bancshares' stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Northwest Bancshares' stock. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Northwest Bancshares' share price to reach $16.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Northwest Bancshares.

Who are some of Northwest Bancshares' key competitors?

Who are Northwest Bancshares' key executives?

Northwest Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people:

  • William J. Wagner, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • William W. Harvey Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Senior Executive Vice President - Technology, Operations, Finance, Support Division
  • Michael W. Bickerton, Executive Vice President-Commercial Lending
  • Steven G. Fisher, Senior Executive Vice President - Production, Chief Revenue Officer
  • Michael G. Smelko, Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
  • Robert M. Campana, Independent Director
  • Deborah J. Chadsey, Independent Director
  • Timothy B. Fannin, Independent Director
  • Timothy M. Hunter, Independent Director
  • William F. McKnight, Independent Director

Who owns Northwest Bancshares stock?

Northwest Bancshares' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.17%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.07%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Northwest Bancshares stock include Andrew Young, David E Westerburg, Gerald J Ritzert, Jonathan P Scalise, Julia W Mctavish, Michael G Smelko, Philip M Tredway, Richard K Laws, Robert M Campana, Steven G Fisher, Timothy M Hunter, William F Mcknight and William W Harvey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Northwest Bancshares.

Who sold Northwest Bancshares stock? Who is selling Northwest Bancshares stock?

Northwest Bancshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nationwide Fund Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Northwest Bancshares stock in the last year include Andrew Young, David E Westerburg, Gerald J Ritzert, Jonathan P Scalise, Michael G Smelko, Philip M Tredway, Richard K Laws, Steven G Fisher and William W Harvey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northwest Bancshares.

Who bought Northwest Bancshares stock? Who is buying Northwest Bancshares stock?

Northwest Bancshares' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have bought Northwest Bancshares stock in the last two years include Timothy M Hunter and William F Mcknight. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northwest Bancshares.

How do I buy Northwest Bancshares stock?

Shares of Northwest 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 Northwest Bancshares' stock price today?

One share of Northwest Bancshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.55.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ NWBI)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  77 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  125 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  202
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Northwest Bancshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: $16.67 (5.03% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Price Target History for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Analysts' Ratings History for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/8/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$16.00N/AView Rating Details
3/6/2017DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageNeutral$18.00N/AView Rating Details
12/19/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMkt Perform$15.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$14.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Earnings by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ NWBI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/24/2017Q2 2017$0.21$0.22$116.82 million$124.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2017Q4 2016$0.25$0.25$111.40 million$107.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q3$0.24$0.22$103.22 million$99.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2016Q2$0.20($0.07)$93.57 million$96.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2016Q1$0.18$0.18$92.99 million$91.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.19$0.16$91.30 million$90.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q3$0.18$0.19$86.68 million$85.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q215$0.17$0.17$80.00 million$78.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.17$0.18$79.57 million$77.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.17$0.19$80.20 million$79.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q3$0.17$0.19$79.99 million$80.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q2 2014$0.16$0.14$78.93 million$79.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q1 14$0.17$0.16$79.13 million$80.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2014Q413$0.17$0.22$62.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2013Q3 13$0.16$0.19$64.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2013Q2 13$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.88
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.90
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.22$0.24$0.23
Q2 20173$0.20$0.23$0.21
Q3 20173$0.21$0.22$0.21
Q4 20173$0.22$0.25$0.23
Q1 20182$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q2 20182$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20182$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q4 20182$0.24$0.24$0.24
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Most Recent Dividend:8/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:3.65%
Payout Ratio:75.29% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
68.82% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
66.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.35%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2017Andrew YoungEVPSell5,625$16.18$91,012.50View SEC Filing  
8/17/2017Timothy M HunterDirectorBuy1,000$15.70$15,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2017Philip M. TredwayDirectorSell13,560$16.13$218,722.80View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017David E WesterburgCOOSell20,887$18.34$383,067.58View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017William W HarveyCFOSell11,857$18.49$219,235.93View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017Gerald J RitzertEVPSell42,936$17.64$757,391.04View SEC Filing  
2/15/2017William W HarveyCFOSell10,000$17.72$177,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016Philip M TredwayDirectorSell5,850$18.62$108,927.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016Timothy M HunterDirectorBuy1,000$18.37$18,370.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Michael G SmelkoVPSell30,375$18.27$554,951.25View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Richard K LawsEVPSell8,682$18.21$158,099.22View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Steven G FisherEVPSell1,000$18.22$18,220.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Philip M TredwayDirectorSell9,750$17.81$173,647.50View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Gerald J RitzertEVPSell10,607$17.58$186,471.06View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016William W HarveyCFOSell9,286$17.75$164,826.50View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Jonathan P ScaliseEVPSell8,720$17.98$156,785.60View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Michael G SmelkoVPSell10,125$14.98$151,672.50View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016Andrew YoungEVPSell8,425$14.37$121,067.25View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Julia W MctavishInsiderSell2,500$14.76$36,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Gerald J RitzertEVPSell10,125$14.74$149,242.50View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Steven G FisherEVPSell25,874$14.83$383,711.42View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016William W HarveyCFOSell12,937$14.77$191,079.49View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Jonathan P ScaliseEVPSell4,313$14.69$63,357.97View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016David E WesterburgCOOSell20,250$14.47$293,017.50View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016William F McknightDirectorBuy800$14.30$11,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Gerald J RitzertEVPSell14,061$14.24$200,228.64View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016Philip M TredwayDirectorSell10,468$13.77$144,144.36View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Julia W. MctavishinsiderSell1,687$13.90$23,449.30View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015David E. WesterburgCOOSell10,452$13.80$144,237.60View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015David E. WesterburgCOOSell10,100$13.75$138,875.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Robert M CampanaDirectorSell3,479$13.58$47,244.82View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Timothy M HunterDirectorBuy1,000$13.34$13,340.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Steven G. FisherEVPSell16,903$13.86$234,275.58View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Julia W MctavishInsiderSell1,500$12.70$19,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Timothy M HunterDirectorBuy1,000$12.20$12,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015John P MeeganDirectorBuy2,000$11.68$23,360.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Deborah J Esq. ChadseyDirectorBuy1,400$11.77$16,478.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015John P MeeganDirectorBuy2,000$11.98$23,960.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014A Paul KingDirectorSell22,500$12.67$285,075.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014William J WagnerCEOBuy11,462$13.30$152,444.60View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Julia W MctavishInsiderSell1,462$14.56$21,286.72View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Timothy A HuberVPSell31,725$14.69$466,040.25View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014William W HarveyCFOSell9,163$14.61$133,871.43View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Steven G FisherVPSell10,125$14.49$146,711.25View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Gerald J RitzertVPSell7,233$14.43$104,372.19View SEC Filing  
1/28/2014John P MeeganDirectorBuy5,000$14.82$74,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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