NASDAQ:PACW - PacWest Bancorp Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $50.42 +0.01 (+0.02 %) (As of 07/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$50.42Today's Range$50.20 - $50.839052-Week Range$43.08 - $55.86Volume577,807 shsAverage Volume962,791 shsMarket Capitalization$6.31 billionP/E Ratio17.27Dividend Yield4.76%Beta1.51 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PacWest 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. Receive PACW News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PACW and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance SymbolNASDAQ:PACW CUSIP69526310 Webwww.pacwestbancorp.com Phone310-887-8500 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.34 Current Ratio0.95 Quick Ratio0.92 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.27 Forward P/E Ratio13.55 P/E Growth1.35 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.18 billion Price / Sales5.34 Cash Flow$3.4677 per share Price / Cash14.54 Book Value$38.18 per share Price / Book1.32 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.92 Net Income$357.81 million Net Margins33.41% Return on Equity8.70% Return on Assets1.74% Miscellaneous Employees1,786 Outstanding Shares125,130,000Market Cap$6,309.21 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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 4.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 18th. This is a positive change 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 announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Monday, February 19th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were PacWest Bancorp's earnings last quarter? PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 17th. The financial services provider reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.05. The financial services provider had revenue of $301.97 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $293.62 million. PacWest Bancorp had a net margin of 33.41% and a return on equity of 8.70%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.77 earnings per share. 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 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for PacWest Bancorp's shares. Their predictions range from $50.00 to $59.00. On average, they anticipate PacWest Bancorp's share price to reach $55.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% 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? Some companies that are related to PacWest Bancorp include BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY), KeyCorp (KEY), Regions Financial (RF), Shinhan Financial Group (SHG), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), Comerica (CMA), Zions Bancorp (ZION), Cullen/Frost Bankers (CFR), CIT Group (CIT), Synovus Financial (SNV), BOK Financial (BOKF), Webster Financial (WBS), First Horizon National (FHN), Akbank T.A.S. (AKBTY) and Sterling Bancorp (STL). 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? Press coverage about PACW stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PacWest Bancorp earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.72 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are PacWest Bancorp's major shareholders? PacWest Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.96%), Channing Capital Management LLC (0.21%), Ledyard National Bank (0.15%), Private Asset Management Inc. (0.11%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.10%) and Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.07%). 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 major 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, Channing Capital Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, LS Investment Advisors LLC, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, 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 major 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 $50.42. How big of a company is PacWest Bancorp? PacWest Bancorp has a market capitalization of $6.31 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 311 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 272 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 583MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PacWest Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PACW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PACW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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