NASDAQ:NWBI - Northwest Bancshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.86 +0.16 (+0.96 %) (As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.70Today's Range$16.62 - $16.9952-Week Range$15.50 - $18.81Volume38,392 shsAverage Volume543,331 shsMarket Capitalization$1.75 billionP/E Ratio16.52Dividend Yield4.24%Beta0.71 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 employee benefit, property, and casualty insurance services; and brokerage, investment management, and trust services. As of January 22, 2019, it operated 162 full-service community-banking offices and 10 freestanding drive-through facilities in Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio. Northwest Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania. Receive NWBI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NWBI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:NWBI Previous Symbol CUSIP66734010 CIK1471265 Webwww.northwest.com Phone814-726-2140Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.27 Current Ratio1.02 Quick Ratio1.02Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.52 Forward P/E Ratio16.06 P/E Growth2.31 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$467.48 million Price / Sales3.74 Cash Flow$1.1099 per share Price / Cash Flow15.19 Book Value$12.18 per share Price / Book1.38Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.02 Net Income$105.49 million Net Margins22.57% Return on Equity8.54% Return on Assets1.10%Miscellaneous Employees2,258 Outstanding Shares103,710,000Market Cap$1.75 billion Next Earnings Date4/17/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ:NWBI) Frequently Asked Questions 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, February 1st will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Thursday, February 14th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 31st. This is a boost from Northwest Bancshares's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View Northwest Bancshares' Dividend History. How were Northwest Bancshares' earnings last quarter? Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:NWBI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 22nd. The savings and loans company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The savings and loans company earned $110.08 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $109.58 million. Northwest Bancshares had a net margin of 22.57% and a return on equity of 8.54%. View Northwest Bancshares' Earnings History. When is Northwest Bancshares' next earnings date? Northwest Bancshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 17th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Northwest Bancshares. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Northwest Bancshares? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Northwest Bancshares in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Northwest Bancshares. Has Northwest Bancshares been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about NWBI stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Northwest Bancshares earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Northwest Bancshares' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Northwest Bancshares include Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR), Synovus Financial (SNV), BOK Financial (BOKF), Webster Financial (WBS), CIT Group (CIT), Akbank T.A.S. (AKBTY), PacWest Bancorp (PACW), First Horizon National (FHN), Pinnacle Financial Partners (PNFP), Sterling Bancorp (STL), MB Financial (MBFI), F.N.B. (FNB), Valley National Bancorp (VLY), TCF Financial (TCF) and UMB Financial (UMBF). 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 General Electric (GE), Mattel (MAT), Ultra Clean (UCTT), US Foods (USFD), American National BankShares (AMNB), Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO), New York Times (NYT), Twitter (TWTR), Enterprise Bancorp (EBTC) and General Motors (GM). Who are Northwest Bancshares' key executives? Northwest Bancshares' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ronald J. Seiffert, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)Mr. William W. Harvey Jr., Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 53)Mr. Steven G. Fisher, Sr. EVP & Chief Revenue Officer (Age 62)Mr. Michael G. Smelko, Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 51)Mr. Michael W. Bickerton, Exec. VP of Commercial Lending (Age 59) Who are Northwest Bancshares' major shareholders? Northwest Bancshares' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.20%), Northern Trust Corp (2.45%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.76%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.72%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.44%). Company insiders that own Northwest Bancshares stock include Andrew Young, David E Westerburg, Gerald J Ritzert, John P Meegan, Jonathan P Scalise, Julia W Mctavish, Philip M Tredway, Ronald J Seiffert, Shawn O Walker, Thomas J Townsend, Timothy M Hunter, William J Wagner and William W Harvey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Northwest Bancshares. Which institutional investors are selling Northwest Bancshares stock? NWBI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bessemer Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Barclays PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System, Unigestion Holding SA, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC. Company insiders that have sold Northwest Bancshares company stock in the last year include David E Westerburg, Jonathan P Scalise, Julia W Mctavish, Philip M Tredway, Shawn O Walker, Thomas J Townsend, William J Wagner and William W Harvey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northwest Bancshares. Which institutional investors are buying Northwest Bancshares stock? NWBI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Acadian Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have bought Northwest Bancshares stock in the last two years include John P Meegan, Ronald J Seiffert and Timothy M Hunter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Northwest Bancshares. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Northwest Bancshares' stock price today? One share of NWBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.86. How big of a company is Northwest Bancshares? Northwest Bancshares has a market capitalization of $1.75 billion and generates $467.48 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $105.49 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.02 on an earnings per share basis. Northwest Bancshares employs 2,258 workers across the globe. What is Northwest Bancshares' official website? The official website for Northwest Bancshares is http://www.northwest.com. 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. MarketBeat Community Rating for Northwest Bancshares (NASDAQ NWBI)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 172 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 222 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 394MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Northwest Bancshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NWBI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NWBI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated?