Square 1 Financial, Inc. is a financial services company. The Company is a bank holding company for Square 1 Bank. Through Square 1 Bank, the Company offers a range of banking and financial products and services throughout the United States, focused on the entrepreneurial community and venture capital and private equity firms. Its primary focus is on venture-backed technology and life sciences companies located throughout the United States. It also focuses on venture firms. The Company is also involved in networking activities in the startup communities in several of its markets. It maintains a presence in these communities through participation in events sponsored by incubators or accelerators, which are informal associations engaged in a range of activities designed to promote and encourage the startup and development of new companies.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Money Center Banks
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NASDAQ:SQBK
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.42
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $26.53
- 52 Week Range: $16.92 - $28.75
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.45
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 153,985 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
What is Square 1 Financial's stock symbol?
Square 1 Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SQBK."
How were Square 1 Financial's earnings last quarter?
Square 1 Financial Inc (NASDAQ:SQBK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 22nd. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $39 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $37.70 million. View Square 1 Financial's Earnings History.
Where is Square 1 Financial's stock going? Where will Square 1 Financial's stock price be in 2017?
14 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Square 1 Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Square 1 Financial's stock price to reach $12.40 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Square 1 Financial.
Who are some of Square 1 Financial's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Square 1 Financial include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bank of America Corp (BAC), Citigroup (C), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), Bank of Montreal (BMO), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), ICICI Bank Ltd (IBN), SunTrust Banks (STI), First Republic Bank (FRC), Credicorp (BAP), Comerica Incorporated (CMA), Banco Santander-Chile (BSAC) and City National Corp (CYN).
How do I buy Square 1 Financial stock?
Shares of Square 1 Financial can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Square 1 Financial stock cost?
One share of Square 1 Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.32.
Earnings History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)Earnings History by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/22/2015||Q215||$0.33||$0.36||$37.70 million||$39.00 million||View||Listen|
|1/21/2015||Q414||$0.28||$0.32||$34.10 million||$35.76 million||View||N/A|
|10/23/2014||Q3||$0.24||$0.29||$32.00 million||$32.34 million||View||Listen|
|7/25/2014||Q214||$0.19||$0.27||$28.64 million||$31.25 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.60 EPS
Dividend History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)Insider Trades by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|11/13/2014||Susan G Casey||Director||Sell||11,189||$21.35||$238,885.15|| |
|11/10/2014||Susan G Casey||Director||Sell||14,300||$20.50||$293,150.00|| |
|11/3/2014||Susan G Casey||Director||Sell||5,200||$20.16||$104,832.00|| |
|10/30/2014||Judith E Erwin||EVP||Sell||11,018||$19.32||$212,867.76|| |
|4/1/2014||Paul Robert Burke||Director||Sell||18,750||$18.00||$337,500.00|| |
|3/27/2014||Douglas H Bowers||CEO||Buy||10,000||$18.00||$180,000.00|| |
|3/27/2014||Patrick Timothy Oakes||CFO||Buy||8,888||$18.00||$159,984.00|| |
|3/27/2014||Paul Robert Burke||Director||Sell||125,000||$18.00||$2,250,000.00|| |
|3/27/2014||Sam Bhaumik||EVP||Buy||2,778||$18.00||$50,004.00|| |
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Square 1 Financial (SQBK) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017