NASDAQ:UBSI - United Bankshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$39.75 +0.45 (+1.15 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$39.30
Today's Range$39.20 - $39.95
52-Week Range$31.70 - $39.95
Volume232,500 shs
Average Volume595,488 shs
Market Capitalization$4.08 billion
P/E Ratio20.74
Dividend Yield3.46%
Beta1.05
United Bankshares logoUnited Bankshares, Inc., a financial holding company, primarily provides commercial and retail banking products and services in the United States. It operates through two segments, Community Banking and Mortgage Banking. The company accepts checking, savings, and time and money market accounts; individual retirement accounts; and demand deposits, statement and special savings, and NOW accounts. It also offers personal, commercial, floor plan, and student loans; construction and real estate loans; and consumer loans, including credit card and home equity loans. In addition, the company provides safe deposit boxes, wire transfers, and other banking products and services; investment and security, and trust services; services to correspondent banks, including check clearing, safekeeping, and buying and selling federal funds; automated teller machine services; and Internet and telephone banking services. Further, it offers community banking services, such as asset management, real property title insurance, financial planning, mortgage banking, and brokerage services. The company operates 142 full service offices, which consists of 51 offices in West Virginia; 86 offices in the Shenandoah Valley region of Virginia and the Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. metropolitan areas; 4 offices in southwestern Pennsylvania; and 1 office in southeastern Ohio. United Bankshares, Inc. was incorporated in 1982 and is headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:UBSI
CUSIP90990710
Phone304-424-8716

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55
Current Ratio1.05
Quick Ratio1.03

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.74
Forward P/E Ratio15.90
P/E Growth1.97

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$755.45 million
Price / Sales5.46
Cash Flow$1.6378 per share
Price / Cash24.27
Book Value$30.86 per share
Price / Book1.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.90
Net Income$150.58 million
Net Margins24.38%
Return on Equity7.40%
Return on Assets1.26%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,381
Outstanding Shares103,820,000
Market Cap$4.08 billion

United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Monday, July 2nd. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 7th. View United Bankshares' Dividend History.

How will United Bankshares' stock buyback program work?

United Bankshares announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, August 30th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 2,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were United Bankshares' earnings last quarter?

United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.61 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $185.13 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $184.65 million. United Bankshares had a return on equity of 7.40% and a net margin of 24.38%. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.37 EPS. View United Bankshares' Earnings History.

When is United Bankshares' next earnings date?

United Bankshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for United Bankshares.

What price target have analysts set for UBSI?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for United Bankshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate United Bankshares' share price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for United Bankshares.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Bankshares?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Bankshares in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Bankshares.

Who are some of United Bankshares' key competitors?

Who are United Bankshares' key executives?

United Bankshares' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard M. Adams Sr., Chairman & CEO (Age 71)
  • Richard Matthew Adams Jr., Pres (Age 50)
  • Mr. W. Mark Tatterson, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. James J. Consagra Jr., CPA, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Craige L. Smith, Exec. VP and Chief Admin. & Information Officer (Age 66)

Has United Bankshares been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UBSI stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United Bankshares earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.08 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for United Bankshares.

Who are United Bankshares' major shareholders?

United Bankshares' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.92%), Earnest Partners LLC (2.13%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (1.82%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.34%) and Anchor Capital Advisors LLC (1.04%). Company insiders that own United Bankshares stock include Bernard H Clineburg, Gary G White, Michael P Fitzgerald, Peter A Converse, Richard M Adams Jr, Richard M Sr Adams Sr, Robert G Astorg and William Mark Tatterson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Bankshares.

Which institutional investors are selling United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brown Advisory Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold United Bankshares company stock in the last year include Michael P Fitzgerald and Peter A Converse. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Bankshares.

Which institutional investors are buying United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, WBI Investments Inc., Cambiar Investors LLC, Heartland Advisors Inc., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd. and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought United Bankshares stock in the last two years include Gary G White, Peter A Converse, Richard M Adams Jr, Richard M Sr Adams Sr and William Mark Tatterson. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Bankshares.

How do I buy shares of United Bankshares?

Shares of UBSI 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 United Bankshares' stock price today?

One share of UBSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.75.

How big of a company is United Bankshares?

United Bankshares has a market capitalization of $4.08 billion and generates $755.45 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $150.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.90 on an earnings per share basis. United Bankshares employs 2,381 workers across the globe.

How can I contact United Bankshares?

United Bankshares' mailing address is 300 UNITED CTR 500 VIRGINIA ST E, CHARLESTON WV, 25301. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 304-424-8716.


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Bankshares (NASDAQ UBSI)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  192 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  354 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  546
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Bankshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UBSI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UBSI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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