NASDAQ:PACW - PacWest Bancorp Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$50.69 -0.02 (-0.04 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 02:30 PM ET)
Previous Close$51.02
Today's Range$50.38 - $51.02
52-Week Range$43.08 - $55.86
Volume70,814 shs
Average Volume948,546 shs
Market Capitalization$6.16 billion
P/E Ratio17.38
Dividend Yield4.87%
Beta1.51
PacWest Bancorp logoPacWest Bancorp operates as the holding company for Pacific Western Bank, a state chartered bank that provides commercial 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, and construction of commercial real estate properties; small business administration loans; asset-based loans for working capital needs; venture capital loans to support the start-up operations of entrepreneurial 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, and online and mobile banking services; and foreign exchange and ATM services. The company offers its products and services to small and mid-sized companies, entrepreneurial businesses and their venture capital, private equity investors, professionals, and other individuals. As of February 1, 2018, it had 76 full-service branches located throughout the state of California; and one branch in Durham, North Carolina. 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:PACW
CUSIP69526310
Phone310-887-8500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.92

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.38
Forward P/E Ratio13.74
P/E Growth1.33

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.18 billion
Price / Sales5.37
Cash Flow$3.5697 per share
Price / Cash14.20
Book Value$38.65 per share
Price / Book1.31

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.92
Net Income$357.81 million
Net Margins32.53%
Return on Equity8.34%
Return on Assets1.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,786
Outstanding Shares125,130,000
Market Cap$6,162.82

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PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PacWest Bancorp's stock symbol?

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

How often does PacWest Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 25th. Investors of record on Monday, May 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.60 per share on Thursday, May 31st. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.73%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 18th. This is an increase from PacWest Bancorp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50. View PacWest Bancorp's Dividend History.

How will PacWest Bancorp's stock buyback program work?

PacWest Bancorp declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Monday, February 19th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were PacWest Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 17th. The financial services provider reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.05. The financial services provider earned $301.97 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $293.62 million. PacWest Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.34% and a net margin of 32.53%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.77 EPS. View PacWest Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is PacWest Bancorp's next earnings date?

PacWest Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 16th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PacWest Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for PACW?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for PacWest Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $59.00. On average, they anticipate PacWest Bancorp's share price to reach $55.90 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for PacWest Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PacWest Bancorp?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PacWest Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of PacWest Bancorp's key competitors?

Who are PacWest Bancorp's key executives?

PacWest Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Matthew P. Wagner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. James J. Pieczynski, Exec. VP & Vice Chairman (Age 55)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Rusnak, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Bryan M. Corsini, Chief Credit Officer & Exec. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Frank Tower, Exec. VP (Age 51)

Has PacWest Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PACW stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PacWest Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.60 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are PacWest Bancorp's major shareholders?

PacWest Bancorp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.96%), Ledyard National Bank (0.15%), Private Asset Management Inc. (0.11%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.10%), Hollencrest Capital Management (0.03%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%). Company insiders that own PacWest Bancorp stock include Barry C Fitzpatrick, Bryan M Corsini, Christopher D Blake, Craig A Carlson, Daniel B Platt, Donald D Destino, James Pieczynski, John M Eggemeyer III, Kori Ogrosky, Mark A Christian, Mark Yung, Matthew P Wagner, Patrick J Rusnak and Stanley R Ivie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PacWest Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are selling PacWest Bancorp stock?

PACW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Ledyard National Bank and Hollencrest Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold PacWest Bancorp company stock in the last year include Bryan M Corsini, Christopher D Blake, Craig A Carlson, Daniel B Platt, James Pieczynski and Stanley R Ivie. View Insider Buying and Selling for PacWest Bancorp.

Which institutional investors are buying PacWest Bancorp stock?

PACW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI, Alpha Windward LLC, Harbour Capital Advisors LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Raymond James Trust N.A., Private Asset Management Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought PacWest Bancorp stock in the last two years include Donald D Destino, Mark Yung, Matthew P Wagner and Patrick J Rusnak. View Insider Buying and Selling for PacWest Bancorp.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is PacWest Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of PACW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.69.

How big of a company is PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp has a market capitalization of $6.16 billion and generates $1.18 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $357.81 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.92 on an earnings per share basis. PacWest Bancorp employs 1,786 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp's mailing address is 9701 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 700, Beverly Hills CA, 90212. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 310-887-8500.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ PACW)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  308 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  271 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  579
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This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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