Square 1 Financial Company Profile (NASDAQ:SQBK)

About Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)

Square 1 Financial logoSquare 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: Average Prices:
  • 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
  • Net Margins: 25.41%
  • Return on Equity: 12.33%
  • Return on Assets: 1.10%
  • 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 data on Wednesday, July, 22nd. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.03. The business earned $39 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $37.70 million. Square 1 Financial had a return on equity of 12.33% and a net margin of 25.41%. 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?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Square 1 Financial's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect Square 1 Financial's share price to reach $12.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Square 1 Financial.

Who are some of Square 1 Financial's key competitors?

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.

What is Square 1 Financial's stock price today?

One share of Square 1 Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ SQBK)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  108 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  177
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Square 1 Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (54.41% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Price Target History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Analysts' Ratings History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/14/2016Pacific CrestUpgradeOverweightN/AView Rating Details
10/21/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$12.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
8/29/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$8.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$11.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$10.00 -> $11.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$7.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Compass PointReiterated RatingBuy$13.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$13.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$15.00N/AView Rating Details
6/15/2016Craig HallumReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/20/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral$10.00N/AView Rating Details
1/21/2016William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015Topeka Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$13.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$15.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
12/14/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweight$14.00N/AView Rating Details
12/4/2015Monness Crespi & HardtReiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Earnings by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ SQBK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2015Q215$0.33$0.36$37.70 million$39.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015$0.28$0.27$35.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2015Q414$0.28$0.32$34.10 million$35.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.24$0.29$32.00 million$32.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q214$0.19$0.27$28.64 million$31.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


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 Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/13/2014Susan G CaseyDirectorSell11,189$21.35$238,885.15View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Susan G CaseyDirectorSell14,300$20.50$293,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Susan G CaseyDirectorSell5,200$20.16$104,832.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Judith E ErwinEVPSell11,018$19.32$212,867.76View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Paul Robert BurkeDirectorSell18,750$18.00$337,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Douglas H BowersCEOBuy10,000$18.00$180,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Patrick Timothy OakesCFOBuy8,888$18.00$159,984.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Paul Robert BurkeDirectorSell125,000$18.00$2,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Sam BhaumikEVPBuy2,778$18.00$50,004.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)
Latest Headlines for Square 1 Financial (NASDAQ:SQBK)



Square 1 Financial (SQBK) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/18/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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