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DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
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DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
S&P 500   4,686.75
DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83

PacWest Bancorp Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.65 (+1.46%)
(As of 12/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
837,901 shs
Average Volume
864,893 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.28 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About PacWest Bancorp

PacWest Bancorp is a bank holding company, which specializes in financial and banking solutions. Through the Pacific Western Bank, it offers commercial banking services including real estate, construction, commercial loans, comprehensive deposit, and treasury management services to small and middle-market businesses. The company was founded on October 22, 1999 and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

National commercial banks
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.25 billion
Cash Flow
$15.63 per share
Book Value
$33.42 per share


Net Income
$-1.24 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$5.28 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.83 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

105th out of 1,342 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

13th out of 108 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is PacWest Bancorp a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PacWest Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 8 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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How has PacWest Bancorp's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

PacWest Bancorp's stock was trading at $25.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PACW stock has increased by 78.6% and is now trading at $45.02.
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Are investors shorting PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 29th, there was short interest totaling 3,910,000 shares, an increase of 18.8% from the October 14th total of 3,290,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 668,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.9 days. Approximately 3.4% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is PacWest Bancorp's next earnings date?

PacWest Bancorp is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 19th 2022.
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How were PacWest Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW) released its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, October, 17th. The financial services provider reported $1.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $327.19 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $317.04 million. PacWest Bancorp had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.74% and a net margin of 45.47%. The firm's revenue was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.38 earnings per share.
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How often does PacWest Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PacWest Bancorp?

PacWest Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, November 30th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 12th.
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Is PacWest Bancorp a good dividend stock?

PacWest Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.25%. PacWest Bancorp does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of PacWest Bancorp is 20.20%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PacWest Bancorp will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.31% next year. This indicates that PacWest Bancorp will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for PACW?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for PacWest Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect PacWest Bancorp's share price to reach $51.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are PacWest Bancorp's key executives?

PacWest Bancorp's management team includes the following people:
  • Matthew P. Wagner, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Mark T. Yung, Chief Operating Officer, Director & Executive VP
  • Bart R. Olson, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Bryan M. Corsini, Chief Credit Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Christopher D. Blake, EVP, President & CEO-Community Banking Group (LinkedIn Profile)

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."

Who are PacWest Bancorp's major shareholders?

PacWest Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.19%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (4.37%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.80%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.01%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.59%) and Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (1.44%). Company insiders that own PacWest Bancorp stock include Christopher D Blake, Daniel B Platt, James Pieczynski, Mark Yung, Paul Robert Burke, Robert A Stine and Susan E Lester.
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Which institutional investors are selling PacWest Bancorp stock?

PACW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Two Sigma Investments LP, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Barclays PLC, BlackRock Inc., Pinebridge Investments L.P., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, and Two Sigma Advisers LP. Company insiders that have sold PacWest Bancorp company stock in the last year include Christopher D Blake, Daniel B Platt, and James Pieczynski.
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Which institutional investors are buying PacWest Bancorp stock?

PACW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Citigroup Inc., FJ Capital Management LLC, Capitolis Advisors LLC, and Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought PacWest Bancorp stock in the last two years include Christopher D Blake, Mark Yung, Paul Robert Burke, Robert A Stine, and Susan E Lester.
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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 $45.02.

How much money does PacWest Bancorp make?

PacWest Bancorp has a market capitalization of $5.28 billion and generates $1.25 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $-1.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.95 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does PacWest Bancorp have?

PacWest Bancorp employs 1,700 workers across the globe.

When was PacWest Bancorp founded?

PacWest Bancorp was founded in 1999.

What is PacWest Bancorp's official website?

The official website for PacWest Bancorp is www.pacwestbancorp.com.

Where are PacWest Bancorp's headquarters?

PacWest Bancorp is headquartered at 9701 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 700, Beverly Hills CA, 90212.

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 or via fax at 858-756-5797.

This page was last updated on 12/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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