About Washington Federal
Washington Federal, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company conducts its operations through a federally insured national bank subsidiary, Washington Federal, National Association (the Bank). The business of the Bank consists primarily of accepting deposits from the general public and investing these funds in loans of various types, including first lien mortgages on single-family dwellings, construction loans, land acquisition and development loans, loans on multi-family, commercial real estate and other income producing properties, home equity loans and business loans. As of September 30, 2016, Washington Federal had 238 branches located in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas. Through its subsidiaries, the Company is also engaged in real estate investment and insurance brokerage activities. The Bank offers various consumer checking account products, both interest bearing and non-interest bearing, and business checking accounts.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Savings & Loans
- Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: WAFD
- CUSIP: 93882410
- Previous Close: $35.15
- 50 Day Moving Average: $33.67
- 200 Day Moving Average: $30.16
- 52-Week Range: $21.00 - $35.95
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.88
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.49
- P/E Growth: 1.86
- Market Cap: $3.14B
- Outstanding Shares: 89,307,000
- Beta: 1.08
- Net Margins: 29.21%
- Return on Equity: 8.62%
- Return on Assets: 1.15%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.04%
- Current Ratio: 0.98%
- Quick Ratio: 0.98%
What is Washington Federal's stock symbol?
Washington Federal trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WAFD."
How often does Washington Federal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Washington Federal?
Washington Federal announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 1st will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, February 10th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 30th. This is a boost from Washington Federal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14.
Where is Washington Federal's stock going? Where will Washington Federal's stock price be in 2017?
1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Washington Federal's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Washington Federal's stock price to reach $26.00 in the next year.
When will Washington Federal announce their earnings?
Washington Federal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 13th 2017.
Who owns Washington Federal stock?
Washington Federal's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.56%), FMR LLC (8.33%), State Street Corp (3.74%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.08%), Investec Asset Management LTD (2.02%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (1.74%). Company insiders that own Washington Federal stock include Barbara Smith, Brent J Beardall, Cathy E Cooper, Erin N Lantz, Jack B Jacobson, Mark Alan Schoonover, Randall H Talbot, Roy M Whitehead and Thomas J Kelley.
Who sold Washington Federal stock? Who is selling Washington Federal stock?
Washington Federal's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, FMR LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Investec Asset Management LTD, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Putnam Investments LLC and Numeric Investors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Washington Federal stock in the last year include Brent J Beardall, Cathy E Cooper, Mark Alan Schoonover and Roy M Whitehead.
Who bought Washington Federal stock? Who is buying Washington Federal stock?
Washington Federal's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Cpcm LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Martingale Asset Management L P, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Washington Federal stock in the last two years include Barbara Smith, Erin N Lantz, Randall H Talbot and Thomas J Kelley.
How do I buy Washington Federal stock?
Shares of Washington Federal can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Washington Federal stock cost?
One share of Washington Federal stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.45.