NASDAQ:UBSI - United Bankshares Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $38.07 +0.23 (+0.61 %) (As of 02/19/2019 01:36 PM ET)Previous Close$37.84Today's Range$37.54 - $38.1752-Week Range$29.13 - $39.95Volume14,017 shsAverage Volume496,416 shsMarket Capitalization$3.93 billionP/E Ratio15.57Dividend Yield3.67%Beta1.21 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 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. Receive UBSI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UBSI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:UBSI Previous Symbol CUSIP90990710 Webwww.ubsi-inc.com Phone304-424-8716Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46 Current Ratio1.02 Quick Ratio1.00Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.57 Forward P/E Ratio15.17 P/E Growth1.87 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$846.43 million Price / Sales4.64 Cash Flow$2.5969 per share Price / Cash Flow14.66 Book Value$31.51 per share Price / Book1.21Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.45 Net Income$256.34 million Net Margins30.28% Return on Equity7.89% Return on Assets1.34%Miscellaneous Employees2,381 Outstanding Shares103,184,000Market Cap$3.93 billion OptionableOptionable 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 Friday, November 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. View United Bankshares' Dividend History. How will United Bankshares' stock buyback program work? United Bankshares declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, August 30th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 2,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were United Bankshares' earnings last quarter? United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:UBSI) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $176.53 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $180.53 million. United Bankshares had a net margin of 30.28% and a return on equity of 7.89%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.53 earnings per share. 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, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Bankshares. What price target have analysts set for UBSI? 2 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for United Bankshares' stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect United Bankshares' stock price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for United Bankshares. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Bankshares? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Bankshares in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Bankshares. Has United Bankshares been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about UBSI stock has been trending negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Bankshares earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of United Bankshares' key competitors? Some companies that are related to United Bankshares include SVB Financial Group (SIVB), East West Bancorp (EWBC), Signature Bank (SBNY), Commerce Bancshares (CBSH), Popular (BPOP), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), First Citizens BancShares (FCNCA), Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), Investors Bancorp (ISBC), IBERIABANK (IBKC), First Financial Bankshares (FFIN), Bank Ozk (OZK), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), Associated Banc (ASB) and First Hawaiian (FHB). Who are United Bankshares' key executives? United Bankshares' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard M. Adams Sr., Chairman & CEO (Age 72)Richard Matthew Adams Jr., Pres (Age 51)Mr. W. Mark Tatterson, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 44)Mr. James J. Consagra Jr., CPA, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)Mr. Craige L. Smith, Exec. VP and Chief Admin. & Information Officer (Age 67) Who are United Bankshares' major shareholders? United Bankshares' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.04%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.47%), Northern Trust Corp (2.76%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.25%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.15%). Company insiders that own United Bankshares stock include Bernard H Clineburg, Gary G White, Michael P Fitzgerald, P Clinton Winter, Peter A Converse, Richard M Adams Jr, Richard M Sr Adams Sr and William Mark Tatterson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Bankshares. Which major investors are selling United Bankshares stock? UBSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GW&K Investment Management LLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, M&T Bank Corp, Barclays PLC, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Citigroup Inc. and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Bankshares. Which major investors are buying United Bankshares stock? UBSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Sargent Investment Group LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Geode Capital Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc. and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have bought United Bankshares stock in the last two years include Gary G White, P Clinton Winter, 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 $38.10. How big of a company is United Bankshares? United Bankshares has a market capitalization of $3.93 billion and generates $846.43 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $256.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.45 on an earnings per share basis. United Bankshares employs 2,381 workers across the globe. What is United Bankshares' official website? The official website for United Bankshares is http://www.ubsi-inc.com. 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: 1.7 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 210 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 400 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 610MarketBeat'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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the reasons investors use put options?