United Bankshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.38 (-3.66 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume2.18 million shs
Average Volume493,681 shs
Market Capitalization$4.70 billion
P/E Ratio13.08
Dividend Yield3.71%
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About United Bankshares

United 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 interest-bearing checking accounts. Its loan products include commercial loans and leases; construction and real estate loans; personal, credit card, commercial, and floor plan loans; and credit card and home equity loans. In addition, the company provides credit cards; safe deposit boxes, wire transfers, and other banking products and services; investment and security services; services to correspondent banks, including 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. As of January 28, 2021, the company operated 230 offices in West Virginia, Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, D.C. United Bankshares, Inc. was incorporated in 1982 and is headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia.


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Overall MarketRank

1.48 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

721st out of 1,971 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

148th out of 308 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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United Bankshares (NASDAQ:UBSI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is United Bankshares a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Bankshares in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" United Bankshares stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UBSI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is United Bankshares' next earnings date?

United Bankshares is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 23rd 2021.
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How were United Bankshares' earnings last quarter?

United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) posted its earnings results on Friday, April, 30th. The financial services provider reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.10. The financial services provider had revenue of $283.53 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $269.26 million. United Bankshares had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.32% and a net margin of 28.83%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.40 earnings per share.
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How has United Bankshares' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

United Bankshares' stock was trading at $23.07 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UBSI shares have increased by 57.6% and is now trading at $36.36.
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How often does United Bankshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Bankshares?

United Bankshares declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, July 1st. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.85%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 10th.
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Is United Bankshares a good dividend stock?

United Bankshares pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.71%. United Bankshares does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of United Bankshares is 58.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, United Bankshares will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.85% next year. This indicates that United Bankshares will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UBSI?

5 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for United Bankshares' stock. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate United Bankshares' share price to reach $34.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.6%.
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Who are United Bankshares' key executives?

United Bankshares' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard M. Adams Sr., Chairman & CEO (Age 74, Pay $2.78M)
  • Mr. Richard Matthew Adams Jr., M.D., Pres (Age 53, Pay $1.17M)
  • Mr. W. Mark Tatterson, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 46, Pay $890.36k)
  • Mr. James J. Consagra Jr., CPA, Exec. VP & COO (Age 60, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Darren K. Williams, Exec. VP and Chief Information & Risk Officer (Age 49, Pay $648.98k)
  • Mr. Jerold L. Rexroad CPA, CPA, Exec. VP & Director (Age 61, Pay $540.35k)
  • Mr. Matthew Lee Humphrey, Head of Wealth & Investment Management
  • Ross M. Draber, Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Douglas Bryon Ernest, Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 57)
  • Charles J. Mildren, Chief Consumer Banking Officer

What is Richard M. Adams' approval rating as United Bankshares' CEO?

42 employees have rated United Bankshares CEO Richard M. Adams on Richard M. Adams has an approval rating of 86% among United Bankshares' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of United Bankshares own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Bankshares investors own include Mylan (MYL), Olin (OLN), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Altria Group (MO), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) and International Business Machines (IBM).

What is United Bankshares' stock symbol?

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

Who are United Bankshares' major shareholders?

United Bankshares' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.02%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.78%), Earnest Partners LLC (1.95%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.91%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.72%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.39%). Company insiders that own United Bankshares stock include Craige L Smith, Gary G White, J Paul Mcnamara, Jerry L Rexroad, Mark R Nesselroad, Mary K Weddle and Peter A Converse.
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Which major investors are selling United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Man Group plc, Credit Suisse AG, Walleye Capital LLC, Staley Capital Advisers Inc., and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have sold United Bankshares company stock in the last year include Jerry L Rexroad, Mark R Nesselroad, and Peter A Converse.
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Which major investors are buying United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Wesbanco Bank Inc., Earnest Partners LLC, Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC, Barclays PLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought United Bankshares stock in the last two years include Gary G White, J Paul Mcnamara, and Mary K Weddle.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is United Bankshares' stock price today?

One share of UBSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.36.

How much money does United Bankshares make?

United Bankshares has a market capitalization of $4.70 billion and generates $1.15 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $289.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.40 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United Bankshares have?

United Bankshares employs 3,051 workers across the globe.

Does United Bankshares have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of United Bankshares: Carolina Financial.

When was United Bankshares founded?

United Bankshares was founded in 1982.

What is United Bankshares' official website?

The official website for United Bankshares is

Where are United Bankshares' headquarters?

United Bankshares is headquartered at 300 UNITED CTR 500 VIRGINIA ST E, CHARLESTON WV, 25301.

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.

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by Staff
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