WashingtonFirst Bankshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:WFBI)

About WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)

WashingtonFirst Bankshares logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, WashingtonFirst Bank (the Bank), operates banking offices throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The Company's segments include Commercial Bank, Mortgage Bank, Wealth Management and Other. In addition, the Company provides wealth management services through its subsidiary, 1st Portfolio, Inc. (Wealth Advisors), located in Fairfax, Virginia, and mortgage banking services through the Bank's subsidiary, WashingtonFirst Mortgage Corporation, which operates in two locations: Fairfax, Virginia and Rockville, Maryland. The Company offers a range of commercial banking products and services to small-to-medium sized businesses, not-for-profit organizations, professional service firms and individuals in the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WFBI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.wfbi.com
  • Market Cap: $484.13 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 13,081,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $32.62
  • 52 Week Range: $22.20 - $37.19
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.18
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $87.25 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.55
  • Book Value: $15.57 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.38
  • Annual Dividend: $0.28
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • Net Margins: 18.42%
  • Return on Equity: 29.77%
  • Return on Assets: 0.98%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 5.12%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%
  • Average Volume: 20,258 shs.
  • Beta: 0.14
  • Short Ratio: 1.66

Frequently Asked Questions for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)

What is WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock symbol?

WashingtonFirst Bankshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WFBI."

How often does WashingtonFirst Bankshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WashingtonFirst Bankshares?

WashingtonFirst Bankshares announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 22nd. Investors of record on Monday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 8th. View WashingtonFirst Bankshares' Dividend History.

How were WashingtonFirst Bankshares' earnings last quarter?

WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (NASDAQ:WFBI) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 26th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $21.55 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.85 million. WashingtonFirst Bankshares had a return on equity of 29.77% and a net margin of 18.42%. View WashingtonFirst Bankshares' Earnings History.

When will WashingtonFirst Bankshares make its next earnings announcement?

WashingtonFirst Bankshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.

Where is WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock going? Where will WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate WashingtonFirst Bankshares' share price to reach $28.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.

Who are some of WashingtonFirst Bankshares' key competitors?

Who are WashingtonFirst Bankshares' key executives?

WashingtonFirst Bankshares' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Joseph S. Bracewell, Chairman of the Board of the Company and the Bank
  • Shaza L. Andersen, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director; Chief Executive Officer of the Bank
  • Michael J. Rebibo, President, Executive Vice of the Bank President of WashingtonFirst Mortgage and 1st Portfolio Wealth Advisors
  • Matthew R. Johnson, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company and the Bank
  • George W. Connors IV, President, Director and Chief Credit Officer of the Bank, Director
  • Richard D. Horn, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Director of the Company and the Bank
  • Johnnie E. Wilson, Lead Independent Director
  • Obiora Menkiti, Director
  • Charles Elliott Andrews, Independent Director
  • Josephine S. Cooper, Independent Director

How do I buy WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock?

Shares of WashingtonFirst Bankshares can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock price today?

One share of WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.01.

MarketBeat Community Rating for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ WFBI)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  56 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  137
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WashingtonFirst Bankshares and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $28.00 (24.34% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Price Target History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Analysts' Ratings History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/25/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$28.00LowView Rating Details
10/24/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
10/24/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Earnings by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Earnings History by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ WFBI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/18/2017$0.41N/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.34$0.36$21.85 million$21.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016$0.32$0.35$19.86 million$23.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.28$12.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q4$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q3 13$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.68 EPS


Current Dividend Information for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Most Recent Dividend:10/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:0.76%
Payout Ratio:19.03% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
18.06% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
16.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)

Dividend History by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ WFBI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 20.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 54.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/15/2017Matthew R JohnsonCFOSell2,503$33.50$83,850.50View SEC Filing  
9/12/2017Shaza L AndersenCEOSell240$33.26$7,982.40View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Madhu K MohanDirectorBuy2,854$27.74$79,169.96View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Madhu K MohanDirectorBuy3,000$27.08$81,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Madhu K MohanDirectorBuy3,197$27.20$86,958.40View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Madhu K MohanDirectorBuy198$26.05$5,157.90View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016Joseph S BracewellInsiderBuy530$24.48$12,974.40View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Caren D MerrickDirectorBuy4,065$23.98$97,478.70View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Joseph S BracewellInsiderBuy450$24.00$10,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Mark C MichaelDirectorBuy4,600$21.50$98,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016Joseph S BracewellChairmanBuy790$23.22$18,343.80View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Juan A MenciaDirectorSell4,000$20.92$83,680.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Joseph S. BracewellChairmanBuy630$21.11$13,299.30View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Joseph S. BracewellChairmanBuy1,960$20.89$40,944.40View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015John H DaltonDirectorBuy5,000$20.00$100,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Juan A. MenciaDirectorSell6,000$18.08$108,480.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Donald W FisherDirectorBuy2,500$17.50$43,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Donald W FisherDirectorBuy2,500$17.43$43,575.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Jon Milton PetersonDirectorBuy2,940$17.00$49,980.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Richard D HornGeneral CounselBuy1,152$16.89$19,457.28View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Joseph S BracewellChairmanBuy1,421$16.90$24,014.90View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Joseph S BracewellChairmanBuy2,677$15.75$42,162.75View SEC Filing  
10/22/2014William Clyde OldakerDirectorSell1,000$15.20$15,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Juan A MenciaDirectorSell2,000$15.50$31,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014William Clyde OldakerDirectorSell5,405$15.40$83,237.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Juan A MenciaDirectorSell6,000$15.30$91,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014John H DaltonDirectorBuy6,272$15.00$94,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Jon Milton PetersonDirectorBuy2,834$14.76$41,829.84View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Juan A MenciaDirectorSell9,576$15.25$146,034.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Joseph S BracewellInsiderBuy1,200$15.40$18,480.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Joseph S BracewellInsiderBuy1,200$13.70$16,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Mark C MichaelDirectorBuy1,801$11.88$21,395.88View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013John H DaltonDirectorBuy10,245$11.91$122,017.95View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Joseph S BracewellChairmanBuy16,027$11.30$181,105.10View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Larry D MeyersDirectorBuy9,290$11.30$104,977.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Richard D HornGeneral CounselBuy9,291$11.30$104,988.30View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Latest Headlines for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
americanbankingnews.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 2:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Contrast: WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) and FCB Financial Holdings (FCB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. : WFBI-US: Dividend Analysis : September 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFBI-US : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatthew R. Johnson Sells 2,503 Shares of WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 1:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. :WFBI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 11:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFBI-US : September 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Declares 16th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:WFBI) : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:16 AM
businesswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. to Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. is ...
www.businesswire.com - August 3 at 8:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. to Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WFBI-US : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:47 AM
nasdaq.com logoNorth American Management Corp Buys C.R. Bard Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, KLD GLOBAL CLIMATE 100, ...
www.nasdaq.com - July 18 at 9:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 7:52 AM
investorplace.com logoFinish Line Inc (FINL) and WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Lead 9 Investor Filings
investorplace.com - May 26 at 4:35 PM
rttnews.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (WFBI) Jumped To A New High After Merger
www.rttnews.com - May 17 at 8:18 AM
businesswire.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports 13% Increase in Net Income for First Quarter 2017
www.businesswire.com - April 24 at 6:59 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares Joins Rank Of Stocks With 95 Composite Rating
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 1:53 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWashingtonFirst posts 4Q profit
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 9:02 PM
businesswire.com logoWashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports Net Income Growth of 60% Over 2015 Q2 Results; Record Performance for First Six Months
www.businesswire.com - July 21 at 8:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - April 28 at 2:27 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 4:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - November 17 at 4:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 5:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - October 22 at 4:58 PM



WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

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