United Bankshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:UBSI)

About United Bankshares

United Bankshares logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (United) is a bank holding company. The Company has approximately two banking subsidiaries (the Banking Subsidiaries) doing business under the name of United Bank, one operating under the laws of West Virginia referred to as United Bank (WV) and the other operating under the laws of Virginia referred to as United Bank (VA). The Company operates through community banking segment. United also owns nonbank subsidiaries, which engage in other community banking services, such as asset management, real property title insurance, financial planning, and brokerage services. United, through its subsidiaries, engages in community banking and offers banking products and services permitted by law and regulation. Included among the banking services offered are the acceptance of deposits in checking, savings, time and money market accounts; the making and servicing of personal, commercial, floor plan and student loans, and the making of construction and real estate loans.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: UBSI
  • CUSIP: 90990710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $45.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $44.52
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.90
  • 52-Week Range: $34.50 - $49.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.74
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.09
  • P/E Growth: 5.43
  • Market Cap: $3.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 81,039,000
  • Beta: 1.04
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 27.22%
  • Return on Equity: 7.34%
  • Return on Assets: 1.05%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.52%
  • Current Ratio: 1.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.06%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $38.25 (15.47% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/17/2016Boenning ScattergoodReiterated RatingNeutral -> Underperform$38.50View Rating Details
8/22/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$36.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
8/3/2015Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$34.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
7/2/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$39.00View Rating Details
6/29/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Boost Price Target$39.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
1/31/2017Q4 2016$0.51$0.51$127.44 million$130.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3$0.52$0.54$129.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.50$0.44$120.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.48$0.50$114.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.50$0.50$116.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.50$0.50$117.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.49$0.50$15.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q4$0.52$0.48$116.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.50$0.48$111.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.47$0.48$113.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q1 14$0.43$0.48$104.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q4 13$0.44$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.44$0.44$87.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.44$86.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.44$0.43$87.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.45$0.42$86.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.44$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.44$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.44$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.44$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.09 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.37 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q2 20162$0.46$0.50$0.48
Q3 20162$0.50$0.53$0.52
Q4 20161$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q1 20172$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20172$0.51$0.52$0.52
Q3 20172$0.27$0.53$0.40
Q4 20172$0.54$0.57$0.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:2.92%
Dividend Growth:2.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:66.33% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.16% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.70% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/4/2016quarterly$0.333.44%12/7/201612/9/20161/3/2017
8/29/2016quarterly$0.333.36%9/7/20169/9/201610/3/2016
5/19/2016quarterly$0.333.42%6/8/20166/10/20167/1/2016
2/29/2016quarterly$0.333.65%3/9/20163/11/20164/1/2016
11/9/2015quarterly$0.333.08%12/9/201512/11/20151/4/2016
8/24/2015quarterly$0.323.56%9/9/20159/11/201510/1/2015
5/21/2015quarterly$0.323.37%6/10/20156/12/20157/1/2015
2/23/2015quarterly$0.323.44%3/11/20153/13/20154/1/2015
11/7/2014quarterly$0.323.59%12/10/201412/12/20141/2/2015
8/25/2014quarterly$0.323.84%9/10/20149/12/201410/1/2014
5/21/2014quarterly$0.324.33%6/11/20146/13/20147/1/2014
2/24/2014quarterly$0.324.43%3/12/20143/14/20144/1/2014
11/8/2013quarterly$0.324.21%12/11/201312/13/20131/2/2014
8/26/2013quarterly$0.314.44%9/11/20139/13/201310/1/2013
5/21/2013quarterly$0.314.78%6/12/20136/14/20137/1/2013
2/20/2013quarterly$0.314.8%3/6/20133/8/20134/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 54.82%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/22/2016Robert G AstorgDirectorSell100$45.82$4,582.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Michael P FitzgeraldDirectorSell79,586$45.06$3,586,145.16View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Peter A ConverseDirectorSell21,000$44.92$943,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Peter A. ConverseDirectorBuy45$32.88$1,479.60View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Peter A. ConverseDirectorBuy850$33.50$28,475.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Darren K. WilliamsinsiderBuy352$33.96$11,953.92View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Peter A. ConverseDirectorBuy19,700$33.99$669,603.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016J Paul McnamaraDirectorBuy1,000$33.19$33,190.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Richard M Adams JrPresidentBuy1,411$36.85$51,995.35View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Mary K. WeddleDirectorBuy676$36.89$24,937.64View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Douglas J LeechDirectorSell15,000$38.14$572,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Richard M Adams JrPresidentBuy1,520$34.15$51,908.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014Steven E WilsonVPSell15,000$36.59$548,850.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Peter A ConverseDirectorSell14,023$31.66$443,968.18View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014James B Hayhurst JrInsiderSell35,000$30.52$1,068,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014Gary WhiteDirectorBuy1,000$29.24$29,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Gary WhiteDirectorBuy2,000$28.59$57,180.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Steven WilsonVPSell10,000$31.44$314,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014W Douglas FisherDirectorSell3,000$29.78$89,340.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014W Douglas FisherDirectorSell1,000$29.02$29,020.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Gary WhiteDirectorBuy1,000$29.59$29,590.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014W Douglas FisherDirectorSell37,700$29.80$1,123,460.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Gary WhiteDirectorBuy1,000$29.43$29,430.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Richard Adams, Jr.InsiderBuy1,788$29.30$52,388.40View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Richard M Adams JrInsiderBuy2,100$24.52$51,492.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012P Clinton WinterDirectorBuy1,000$23.40$23,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UBSI-US : February 24, 2017 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 24 at 9:56 AM
News IconUnited Bankshares Inc.’s earnings increase again (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.timesleaderonline.com - February 12 at 5:02 AM
realistinvestor.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.56 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 10 at 6:18 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 5 UNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV For: Dec 31 Filed by: ADAMS RICHARD M JR (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.streetinsider.com - February 4 at 5:55 AM
rttnews.com logoUnited Bankshares Inc. Q4 Earnings Advance 17% (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.rttnews.com - February 1 at 7:10 AM
News IconUnited Bankshares, Inc. Announces Increased Earnings for the Fourth Quarter and Year of 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.cbs58.com - February 1 at 7:10 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Bankshares : posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.4-traders.com - February 1 at 7:10 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Bankshares posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:UBSI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:10 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-United Bankshares reports Q4 EPS $0.51 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
feeds.reuters.com - January 31 at 8:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnited Bankshares EPS in-line, beats on revenue (NASDAQ:UBSI)
seekingalpha.com - January 31 at 8:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) : UBSI-US: Dividend Analysis : December 09th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 30, 2017 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 6:50 AM
News IconShould United Bankshares Inc (UBSI) be part of your dividend portfolio? (NASDAQ:UBSI)
simplywall.st - January 27 at 6:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBank Stocks Set for Q4 Earnings on Jan 26: SIVB, WAL & More (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 3:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UBSI-US : January 11, 2017 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 8:03 AM
realistinvestor.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.57 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 5 at 7:20 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:UBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - December 21 at 3:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) : December 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 5:32 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:02 am United Bankshares 'prices' 4.33 mln common stock offering, but did not disclose gross proceeds of offering (NASDAQ:UBSI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 17 at 5:31 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-United Bankshares announces pricing of its common stock offering (NASDAQ:UBSI)
feeds.reuters.com - December 16 at 6:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. Announces Commencement of Common Stock Offering (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 6:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:44 pm United Bankshares commenced 4.33 mln share common stock offering (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 6:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. Announces Pricing of its Common Stock Offering (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 6:11 AM
insidermonkey.com logoIs United Bankshares, Inc. (UBSI) a Good Stock to Buy? (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 12 at 9:19 PM
News IconUnion Bankshares Corp. (UBSH) CEO Sells $657616.00 in Stock (NASDAQ:UBSI)
larampadinapoli.com - December 12 at 8:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) : December 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - December 9 at 9:24 PM
News IconNew Study: United Bankshares, Inc. (UBSI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review (NASDAQ:UBSI)
reports.pr-inside.com - November 23 at 8:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV Financials (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 7:47 PM
News IconInsider Heat: United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI)’s director Michael Fitzgerald Unloaded 79586 shares of the Company (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 17 at 12:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. to Participate in Sandler O’Neill East Coast Financial Services Conference (NASDAQ:UBSI)
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 8:53 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-United Bankshares files for potential mixed shelf, size undisclosed (NASDAQ:UBSI)
feeds.reuters.com - November 10 at 4:25 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:UBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) : November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - November 8 at 8:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UBSI-US : November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - November 8 at 12:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) :UBSI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 12:23 PM
nasdaq.com logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - UBSI (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.nasdaq.com - November 4 at 7:42 PM
publicnow.com logo43rd Consecutive Year of Dividend Increases for United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.publicnow.com - November 4 at 7:42 PM
4-traders.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.4-traders.com - October 31 at 7:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:UBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - October 31 at 7:45 PM
rttnews.com logoUnited Bankshares Inc. Earnings Climb 18% In Q3 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.rttnews.com - October 27 at 11:24 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Bankshares posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:UBSI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 11:24 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoUNITED BANKSHARES INC/WV Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:UBSI)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 11:24 AM
publicnow.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. Announces Earnings for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 11:24 AM
publicnow.com logoMinutes of meeting for the 38th General Assembly Meeting (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.publicnow.com - October 24 at 8:49 AM
News IconUpdate on United Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) for the day (NASDAQ:UBSI)
twincountynews.com - October 15 at 7:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UBSI-US : October 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - October 11 at 8:59 AM
News IconBanks’ mergers in West Virginia look solid (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.newsandsentinel.com - October 2 at 8:15 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) : September 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - September 16 at 7:34 PM
realistinvestor.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.55 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 15 at 11:36 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Bankshares, Inc. (West Virginia) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UBSI-US : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 7:22 PM
publicnow.com logoUnited Bankshares Declares Third Quarter Dividend (NASDAQ:UBSI)
www.publicnow.com - August 29 at 7:54 PM

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What is United Bankshares' stock symbol?

United Bankshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UBSI."

How often does United Bankshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Bankshares?

United Bankshares announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 4th. Investors of record on Friday, December 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Tuesday, January 3rd. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 7th.

Where is United Bankshares' stock going? Where will United Bankshares' stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for United Bankshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.50. On average, they anticipate United Bankshares' share price to reach $38.25 in the next twelve months.

When will United Bankshares announce their earnings?

United Bankshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns United Bankshares stock?

United Bankshares' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (7.54%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.75%), Brown Advisory Inc. (0.48%), United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.34%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.33%) and Basswood Capital Management L.L.C. (0.22%). Company insiders that own United Bankshares stock include Darren K Williams, Douglas J Leech, J Paul Mcnamara, Mary K Weddle, Michael P Fitzgerald, Peter A Converse, Richard M Adams Jr and Robert G Astorg.

Who sold United Bankshares stock? Who is selling United Bankshares stock?

United Bankshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brown Advisory Inc., United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, Allianz Asset Management AG, Sullivan Bruyette Speros & Blaney LLC and Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold United Bankshares stock in the last year include Michael P Fitzgerald, Peter A Converse and Robert G Astorg.

Who bought United Bankshares stock? Who is buying United Bankshares stock?

United Bankshares' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Maltese Capital Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Comerica Bank, MSD Partners L.P. and Boothbay Fund Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought United Bankshares stock in the last two years include Darren K Williams, J Paul Mcnamara, Mary K Weddle, Peter A Converse and Richard M Adams Jr.

How do I buy United Bankshares stock?

Shares of United Bankshares 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 United Bankshares stock cost?

One share of United Bankshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.25.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff