WashingtonFirst 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: Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NASDAQ:WFBI
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.wfbi.com
- Market Cap: $434.12 million
- Outstanding Shares: 13,021,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $29.36
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.99
- 52 Week Range: $18.57 - $36.16
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.65
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.85
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: $86.55 million
- Price / Sales: 5.02
- Book Value: $15.25 per share
- Price / Book: 2.19
- Annual Dividend: $0.28
- Dividend Yield: 0.8%
- Net Margins: 17.77%
- Return on Equity: 13.42%
- Return on Assets: 0.98%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 5.88%
- Current Ratio: 1.05%
- Quick Ratio: 1.01%
- Average Volume: 41,512 shs.
- Beta: 0.16
- Short Ratio: 2.22
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 Wednesday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 8th. View WashingtonFirst Bankshares' Dividend History.
How were WashingtonFirst Bankshares' earnings last quarter?
WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (NASDAQ:WFBI) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 26th. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.34 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $21.55 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.85 million. WashingtonFirst Bankshares had a net margin of 17.77% and a return on equity of 13.42%. View WashingtonFirst Bankshares' Earnings History.
When will WashingtonFirst Bankshares make its next earnings announcement?
Where is WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock going? Where will WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock price be in 2017?
3 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for WashingtonFirst Bankshares' shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock price to reach $28.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.
Who are some of WashingtonFirst Bankshares' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to WashingtonFirst Bankshares include Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK), Bryn Mawr Bank Corp. (BMTC), First Bancorp (FBNC), Access National (ANCX), Fidelity Southern (LION), Carolina Financial Corp (CARO), Financial Institutions (FISI), First Community Bancshares (FCBC), Bancorp (TBBK), Capital City Bank Group (CCBG), Old Line Bancshares, Inc. (MD) (OLBK), American National BankShares (AMNB), Summit Financial Group (SMMF), Charter Financial Corp (CHFN), Shore Bancshares (SHBI), LCNB Corp. (LCNB), Bank of Commerce Holdings (BOCH) and Select Bancorp (SLCT).
Who owns WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock?
WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include
ENDICOTT MANAGEMENT COMPANY
(9.80%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.76%), Castle Creek Capital Partners IV LP (3.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.44%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.52%) and Mendon Capital Advisors Corp (0.78%). Company insiders that own WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock include Caren D Merrick, Donald W Fisher, John H Dalton, Jon Milton Peterson, Joseph S Bracewell, Juan A Mencia, Madhu K Mohan and Mark C Michael. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.
Who sold WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock? Who is selling WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock?
WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Toth Financial Advisory Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., First Trust Advisors LP, Sandy Spring Bank, First Manhattan Co., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Nationwide Fund Advisors. View Insider Buying and Selling for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.
Who bought WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock? Who is buying WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock?
WashingtonFirst Bankshares' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Castle Creek Capital Partners IV LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Algebris Investments UK LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Spark Investment Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have bought WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock in the last two years include Caren D Merrick, Donald W Fisher, John H Dalton, Jon Milton Peterson, Joseph S Bracewell, Madhu K Mohan and Mark C Michael. View Insider Buying and Selling for WashingtonFirst Bankshares.
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.
How much does a share of WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock cost?
One share of WashingtonFirst Bankshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.34.
Earnings History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)Earnings History by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/19/2017|| || || || || || || || |
|1/26/2017||Q4 2016||$0.34||$0.36||$21.85 million||$21.55 million||View||N/A|
|7/21/2016||$0.32||$0.35||$19.86 million||$23.49 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.68 EPS
Current Dividend Information for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
|Payout Ratio:||20.45% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
18.30% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
16.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.86%Insider Trades by Quarter for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 45.22%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/31/2017||Madhu K Mohan||Director||Buy||2,854||$27.74||$79,169.96|| |
|12/2/2016||Madhu K Mohan||Director||Buy||3,000||$27.08||$81,240.00|| |
|11/23/2016||Madhu K Mohan||Director||Buy||3,197||$27.20||$86,958.40|| |
|11/22/2016||Madhu K Mohan||Director||Buy||198||$26.05||$5,157.90|| |
|10/25/2016||Joseph S Bracewell||Insider||Buy||530||$24.48||$12,974.40|| |
|8/22/2016||Caren D Merrick||Director||Buy||4,065||$23.98||$97,478.70|| |
|8/11/2016||Joseph S Bracewell||Insider||Buy||450||$24.00||$10,800.00|| |
|6/13/2016||Mark C Michael||Director||Buy||4,600||$21.50||$98,900.00|| |
|4/28/2016||Joseph S Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||790||$23.22||$18,343.80|| |
|3/11/2016||Juan A Mencia||Director||Sell||4,000||$20.92||$83,680.00|| |
|2/3/2016||Joseph S. Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||630||$21.11||$13,299.30|| |
|12/7/2015||Joseph S. Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||1,960||$20.89||$40,944.40|| |
|12/4/2015||John H Dalton||Director||Buy||5,000||$20.00||$100,000.00|| |
|9/3/2015||Juan A. Mencia||Director||Sell||6,000||$18.08||$108,480.00|| |
|6/11/2015||Donald W Fisher||Director||Buy||2,500||$17.50||$43,750.00|| |
|6/10/2015||Donald W Fisher||Director||Buy||2,500||$17.43||$43,575.00|| |
|6/4/2015||Jon Milton Peterson||Director||Buy||2,940||$17.00||$49,980.00|| |
|5/20/2015||Richard D Horn||General Counsel||Buy||1,152||$16.89||$19,457.28|| |
|5/19/2015||Joseph S Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||1,421||$16.90||$24,014.90|| |
|2/9/2015||Joseph S Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||2,677||$15.75||$42,162.75|| |
|10/22/2014||William Clyde Oldaker||Director||Sell||1,000||$15.20||$15,200.00|| |
|9/12/2014||Juan A Mencia||Director||Sell||2,000||$15.50||$31,000.00|| |
|9/11/2014||William Clyde Oldaker||Director||Sell||5,405||$15.40||$83,237.00|| |
|9/9/2014||Juan A Mencia||Director||Sell||6,000||$15.30||$91,800.00|| |
|8/5/2014||John H Dalton||Director||Buy||6,272||$15.00||$94,080.00|| |
|6/5/2014||Jon Milton Peterson||Director||Buy||2,834||$14.76||$41,829.84|| |
|5/2/2014||Juan A Mencia||Director||Sell||9,576||$15.25||$146,034.00|| |
|5/1/2014||Joseph S Bracewell||Insider||Buy||1,200||$15.40||$18,480.00|| |
|10/28/2013||Joseph S Bracewell||Insider||Buy||1,200||$13.70||$16,440.00|| |
|8/26/2013||Mark C Michael||Director||Buy||1,801||$11.88||$21,395.88|| |
|3/6/2013||John H Dalton||Director||Buy||10,245||$11.91||$122,017.95|| |
|2/5/2013||Joseph S Bracewell||Chairman||Buy||16,027||$11.30||$181,105.10|| |
|2/5/2013||Larry D Meyers||Director||Buy||9,290||$11.30||$104,977.00|| |
|2/5/2013||Richard D Horn||General Counsel||Buy||9,291||$11.30||$104,988.30|| |
Headline Trends for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
Latest Headlines for WashingtonFirst Bankshares (NASDAQ:WFBI)
|Finish Line Inc (FINL) and WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Lead 9 Investor Filings|
investorplace.com - May 26 at 4:35 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Declares 15th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend|
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:39 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 (WFBI)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 6:44 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (WFBI) Jumped To A New High After Merger|
www.rttnews.com - May 17 at 8:18 AM
|Zacks: WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 6:42 PM
|Sandy Spring Bancorp Acquisition of WashingtonFirst Bankshares to Create Region’s Largest, Locally-Headquartered Community Bank|
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:13 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WFBI-US : May 2, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 6:44 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 4:08 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:30 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.31|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 1:32 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports 13% Increase in Net Income for First Quarter 2017|
www.businesswire.com - April 24 at 6:59 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFBI-US : April 21, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 9:02 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:54 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (WFBI) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 12:37 PM
|WASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Financials|
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 7:38 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Joins Rank Of Stocks With 95 Composite Rating|
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 1:53 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. Declares 14th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend|
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:14 PM
|Is WashingtonFirst (WFBI) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?|
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:35 AM
|WashingtonFirst posts 4Q profit|
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 9:02 PM
|New Strong Buy Stocks for December 21st|
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:31 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares downgraded by Keefe Bruyette and Raymond James|
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 7:42 PM
|WashingtonFirst 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
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. Added to Russell 2000 Index|
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 5:22 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) Enters Oversold Territory|
finance.yahoo.com - June 17 at 9:01 AM
|WASHINGTONFIRST 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
|WASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report|
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 4:45 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Declares 10th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend|
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:30 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (WFBI)|
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 11:45 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bank Announces the Opening of Its 18th Branch in Alexandria, Virginia|
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 12:35 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Announces Name Change of 1st Portfolio Lending to WashingtonFirst Mortgage|
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:00 AM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Announces Public Offering of 1,200,000 Shares of Common Stock|
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 4:05 PM
|WASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure|
biz.yahoo.com - November 17 at 4:18 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. Declares 9th Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend and Increases Amount to $0.06 Per Share|
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 4:10 PM
|WASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report|
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 5:39 PM
|WASHINGTONFIRST BANKSHARES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition|
biz.yahoo.com - October 22 at 4:58 PM
|WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Reports 28% Increase in Earnings for the First Nine Months of 2015|
finance.yahoo.com - October 22 at 4:19 PM
WashingtonFirst Bankshares (WFBI) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017