NASDAQ:VBTX - Veritex Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $27.29 +0.54 (+2.02 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$26.75Today's Range$26.75 - $27.4252-Week Range$20.34 - $33.08Volume2.57 million shsAverage Volume407,878 shsMarket Capitalization$661.15 millionP/E Ratio14.81Dividend Yield1.87%Beta1.74 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Veritex Holdings, Inc. operates as the holding company for Veritex Community Bank that provides various commercial banking products and services to small and medium-sized businesses, and professionals. The company's deposit products include checking, demand, savings, money market, and time deposit accounts, as well as commercial deposit and financial institution money market accounts. Its loan portfolio consists of commercial real estate and general commercial loans, residential real estate loans, construction and land loans, farmland loans, and consumer loans. The company also provides a range of online banking solutions, such as access to account balances, online transfers, online bill payment and electronic delivery of customer statements, and ATMs, as well as banking through telephone, mail, and personal appointment. In addition, it offers debit cards, night depository services, direct deposits, cashier's checks, and letters of credit; treasury management services, including balance reporting, transfers between accounts, wire transfer initiation, automated clearinghouse origination, and stop payments; and cash management deposit products consisting of lockbox, remote deposit capture, positive pay, reverse positive pay, account reconciliation services, zero balance accounts, and sweep accounts. The company operates through 20 branches and 1 mortgage office located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, as well as 1 branch in the Houston metropolitan area. Veritex Holdings, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Receive VBTX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VBTX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:VBTX Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.veritexbank.com Phone972-349-6200Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08 Current Ratio1.00 Quick Ratio1.00Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.81 Forward P/E Ratio11.87 P/E Growth1.67 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$156.14 million Price / Sales4.23 Cash Flow$2.0366 per share Price / Cash Flow13.40 Book Value$21.90 per share Price / Book1.25Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.84 Net Income$39.34 million Net Margins25.19% Return on Equity7.86% Return on Assets1.27%Miscellaneous Employees324 Outstanding Shares24,227,000Market Cap$661.15 million OptionableNot Optionable Veritex (NASDAQ:VBTX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Veritex's stock symbol? Veritex trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VBTX." How often does Veritex pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Veritex? Veritex declared a special dividend on Tuesday, January 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share on Thursday, February 21st. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 6th. View Veritex's Dividend History. How were Veritex's earnings last quarter? Veritex Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:VBTX) issued its earnings results on Monday, January, 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $32.31 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $30.73 million. Veritex had a return on equity of 7.86% and a net margin of 25.19%. View Veritex's Earnings History. When is Veritex's next earnings date? Veritex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Veritex. What price target have analysts set for VBTX? 3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Veritex's shares. Their predictions range from $29.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Veritex's stock price to reach $32.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Veritex. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Veritex? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Veritex in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Veritex. Has Veritex been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about VBTX stock has trended neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Veritex earned a coverage optimism score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Veritex? Veritex saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,493,585 shares, a decrease of 36.4% from the December 31st total of 2,347,836 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 382,182 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days. Currently, 7.8% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Veritex's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Veritex's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Veritex include International Bancshares (IBOC), First Interstate Bancsystem (FIBK), South State (SSB), First Bancorp (FBP), Union Bankshares (UBSH), Independent Bank (INDB), United Community Banks (UCBI), Renasant (RNST), Great Western Bancorp (GWB), TowneBank (TOWN), Eagle Bancorp (EGBN), Banner (BANR), Pacific Premier Bancorp (PPBI), Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) and ServisFirst Bancshares (SFBS). Who are Veritex's key executives? Veritex's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Charles Malcolm Holland III, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)Mr. Jeffrey Kesler, Exec. VP & Chief Lending Officer (Age 41)Mr. Terry S. Earley, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)Mr. Michael L. Bryan, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 62)Ms. LaVonda Renfro, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58) Who are Veritex's major shareholders? Veritex's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.24%), Mendon Capital Advisors Corp (6.57%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.83%), RMB Capital Management LLC (3.33%), Banc Funds Co. LLC (2.07%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.85%). Company insiders that own Veritex stock include C Malcolm Holland III, Gordon Huddleston, John Sughrue, Michael Clayton Riebe, Ned N Fleming III and William C Murphy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Veritex. Which major investors are selling Veritex stock? VBTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Northpointe Capital LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Hodges Capital Management Inc., Banc Funds Co. LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Veritex company stock in the last year include C Malcolm Holland III and William C Murphy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Veritex. Which major investors are buying Veritex stock? VBTX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Mendon Capital Advisors Corp, Principal Financial Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, RMB Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc and Employees Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have bought Veritex stock in the last two years include Gordon Huddleston, John Sughrue and Michael Clayton Riebe. View Insider Buying and Selling for Veritex. How do I buy shares of Veritex? Shares of VBTX 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 Veritex's stock price today? One share of VBTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.29. How big of a company is Veritex? Veritex has a market capitalization of $661.15 million and generates $156.14 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $39.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.84 on an earnings per share basis. Veritex employs 324 workers across the globe. What is Veritex's official website? The official website for Veritex is http://www.veritexbank.com. How can I contact Veritex? Veritex's mailing address is 8214 WESTCHESTER DRIVE SUITE 800, DALLAS TX, 75225. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 972-349-6200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Veritex (NASDAQ VBTX)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 113 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 140 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 253MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Veritex and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VBTX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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