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S&P 500   3,831.39
DOW   30,967.82
QQQ   286.96
S&P 500   3,831.39
DOW   30,967.82
QQQ   286.96
S&P 500   3,831.39
DOW   30,967.82
QQQ   286.96

PacWest Bancorp Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.31 (+1.14%)
(As of 07/5/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.02 million shs
Average Volume
1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization
$3.24 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

PacWest Bancorp MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
69.4% Upside
$46.71 Price Target
Short Interest
3.00% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.13mentions of PacWest Bancorp in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$1.05 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $4.34 to $4.81 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

3.17 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

33rd out of 1,389 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

13th out of 111 stocks

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About PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Stock

PacWest Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for Pacific Western Bank that provides various banking products and services. The company accepts demand, money market, and time deposits. It also provides real estate loans to professional developers and real estate investors for the acquisition, refinancing, renovation, and construction of commercial real estate properties; small business administration loans; asset-based loans for working capital needs; venture capital loans to support the operations of entrepreneurial and venture-backed companies; and equipment-secured loans and leases. In addition, the company offers consumer loans comprising personal loans, auto loans, home equity lines of credit, revolving lines of credit, and other loans. Further, it provides international banking and multi-state deposit services; money market sweep products; investment advisory and asset management services; treasury and cash management services; telephone banking, remote deposit, and online and mobile banking services; and automated teller machine services. The company offers its products and services to small and mid-sized companies, venture capital and private equity investors, professionals, and other individuals. As of February 1, 2022, it operated through 69 full-service branches located in California; one branch located in Durham, North Carolina; one branch located in Denver, Colorado; and various loan production offices. The company was formerly known as First Community Bancorp and changed its name to PacWest Bancorp in April 2008. PacWest Bancorp was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, California.

PACW Stock News Headlines

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Shares Gap Down to $26.60
PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Sets New 12-Month Low at $26.97
PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Short Interest Up 42.0% in May
Analyst Ratings for PacWest Banc
PacWest Bancorp Names New President
PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Price Target Cut to $49.00
PacWest Bancorp ADR (PACWP)
KBRA Releases U.S. Bank 1Q22 Compendium
Pacwest Bancorp Misses Q1 EPS by 3c
PacWest Bancorp Q1 2022 Earnings Preview
PacWest Bancorp earnings: here's what to expect
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

National commercial banks
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$606.96 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.35 billion
Cash Flow
$6.44 per share
Book Value
$34.11 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.24 billion

PacWest Bancorp Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell PacWest Bancorp stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PacWest Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" PacWest Bancorp stock.
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What is PacWest Bancorp's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for PacWest Bancorp's shares. Their PACW stock forecasts range from $38.00 to $55.00. On average, they predict PacWest Bancorp's stock price to reach $46.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 69.4% from the stock's current price.
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How has PacWest Bancorp's stock price performed in 2022?

PacWest Bancorp's stock was trading at $45.17 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, PACW shares have decreased by 39.0% and is now trading at $27.57.
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When is PacWest Bancorp's next earnings date?

PacWest Bancorp is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 18th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for PacWest Bancorp

How were PacWest Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 19th. The financial services provider reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.04. The financial services provider earned $329.54 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $342.21 million. PacWest Bancorp had a net margin of 41.84% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.96%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.27 EPS.
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How often does PacWest Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, May 31st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 13th.
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Is PacWest Bancorp a good dividend stock?

PacWest Bancorp(NASDAQ:PACW) pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.67%. The dividend payout ratio of PacWest Bancorp is 20.66%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PacWest Bancorp will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.79% next year. This indicates that PacWest Bancorp will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are PacWest Bancorp's key executives?

PacWest Bancorp's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Matthew P. Wagner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65, Pay $4.58M)
  • Mr. Bart R. Olson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.45M)
  • Mr. Mark T. Yung, Exec. VP & COO (Age 48, Pay $2.48M)
  • Mr. William James Black Jr., Exec. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 46, Pay $2.21M)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Blake, Exec. VP, Pres & CEO of Community Banking Group (Age 62, Pay $1.58M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Monica L. Sparks, Exec. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Ms. Angela Wolfe-M. Kelley, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Ms. Rebecca H. Cordes, Exec. VP of HR (Age 66)
  • Mr. James J. Pieczynski, Exec. VP (Age 59)
  • Mr. Bryan M. Corsini, Chief Credit Officer & Exec. VP (Age 60)

What is Matthew P. Wagner's approval rating as PacWest Bancorp's CEO?

1 employees have rated PacWest Bancorp CEO Matthew P. Wagner on Glassdoor.com. Matthew P. Wagner has an approval rating of 100% among PacWest Bancorp's employees. This puts Matthew P. Wagner in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of PacWest Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PacWest Bancorp investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), Altria Group (MO), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Bank of America (BAC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is PacWest Bancorp's stock symbol?

PacWest Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PACW."

How do I buy shares of PacWest Bancorp?

Shares of PACW 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 PacWest Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of PACW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.57.

How much money does PacWest Bancorp make?

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) has a market capitalization of $3.24 billion and generates $1.35 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $606.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.84 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PacWest Bancorp have?

PacWest Bancorp employs 2,200 workers across the globe.

When was PacWest Bancorp founded?

PacWest Bancorp was founded in 1999.

How can I contact PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp's mailing address is 9701 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 700, Beverly Hills CA, 90212. The official website for PacWest Bancorp is www.pacwestbancorp.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (310) 887-8500 or via fax at 858-756-5797.

This page (NASDAQ:PACW) was last updated on 7/6/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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