United Bankshares Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.38 (+0.94 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume488,910 shs
Average Volume487,461 shs
Market Capitalization$5.29 billion
P/E Ratio18.14
Dividend Yield3.45%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UBSI
Phone(304) 424-8716
Year Founded1982

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$913.05 million
Cash Flow$2.75 per share
Book Value$33.13 per share


Net Income$260.10 million




Market Cap$5.29 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2021 (Estimated)

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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.


Overall MarketRank

1.48 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

665th out of 1,951 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

143rd out of 310 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 year. 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 30th. The financial services provider reported $0.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.10. United Bankshares had a net margin of 24.26% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.85%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.40 earnings per share.
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How has United Bankshares' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United Bankshares' stock was trading at $23.07 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UBSI stock has increased by 77.7% and is now trading at $41.00.
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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 Monday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 12th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, April 1st. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 11th.
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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 3.45%. United Bankshares does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of United Bankshares is 54.90%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, United Bankshares will have a dividend payout ratio of 64.22% 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for United Bankshares' stock. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate United Bankshares' stock price to reach $34.33 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.3%.
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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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.02%), M&T Bank Corp (0.38%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.35%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.32%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.28%) and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (0.28%). 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 institutional investors are selling United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tributary Capital Management LLC, Staley Capital Advisers Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Rhumbline Advisers, M&T Bank Corp, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold United Bankshares company stock in the last year include Craige L Smith, Jerry L Rexroad, Mark R Nesselroad, and Peter A Converse.
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Which institutional investors are buying United Bankshares stock?

UBSI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wesbanco Bank Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, CWM Advisors LLC, Cibc World Markets Corp, and Campbell Newman Asset Management 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 $41.00.

How much money does United Bankshares make?

United Bankshares has a market capitalization of $5.29 billion and generates $913.05 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $260.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.55 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United Bankshares have?

United Bankshares employs 3,051 workers across the globe.

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 5/9/2021 by Staff
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