WesBanco Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.72 (-2.18 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume191,300 shs
Average Volume257,831 shs
Market Capitalization$2.17 billion
P/E Ratio9.44
Dividend Yield4.09%
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About WesBanco

WesBanco, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for WesBanco Bank, Inc. that provides retail banking, corporate banking, personal and corporate trust, brokerage, and mortgage banking and insurance services. It operates in two segments, Community Banking, and Trust and Investment Services. The company offers commercial demand, individual demand, and time deposit accounts; money market accounts; interest bearing and non-interest bearing demand deposits, as well as savings deposits; and certificates of deposit. It also provides commercial real estate loans; commercial and industrial loans; residential real estate loans, including loans to purchase, construct, or refinance borrower's home; home equity lines of credit; installment loans to finance the purchase of automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, boats, and other recreational vehicles, as well as home equity installment loans, unsecured home improvement loans, and revolving lines of credit; and commercial, mortgage, and individual installment loans. In addition, the company offers trust and investment services, as well as various investment products comprising mutual funds and annuities; and securities brokerage services. Further, WesBanco, Inc., through its non-banking subsidiaries, acts as an agency that specializes in property, casualty, life, and title insurance, as well as benefit plan sales and administration to personal and commercial clients; provides broker dealer and discount brokerage services; holds investment securities and loans; and holds and leases commercial real estate properties, as well as acts as an investment adviser to a family of mutual funds. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 233 branches and 226 ATMs in West Virginia, Ohio, western Pennsylvania, Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Maryland, as well as six loan production offices in West Virginia, Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and Maryland. WesBanco, Inc. was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Wheeling, West Virginia.


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2.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

88th out of 2,041 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

10th out of 168 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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WesBanco (NASDAQ:WSBC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is WesBanco a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WesBanco in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" WesBanco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WSBC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Are investors shorting WesBanco?

WesBanco saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,030,000 shares, an increase of 20.6% from the June 30th total of 853,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 254,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.0 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is WesBanco's next earnings date?

WesBanco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 20th 2021.
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How were WesBanco's earnings last quarter?

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 27th. The financial services provider reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.26. The financial services provider had revenue of $151.97 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $149.17 million. WesBanco had a net margin of 36.64% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.19%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.07 earnings per share.
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How has WesBanco's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

WesBanco's stock was trading at $24.36 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WSBC stock has increased by 32.5% and is now trading at $32.28.
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How often does WesBanco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WesBanco?

WesBanco announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Thursday, July 1st. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.09%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 10th.
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Is WesBanco a good dividend stock?

WesBanco pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.09%. WSBC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. WesBanco has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of WesBanco is 70.21%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WesBanco will have a dividend payout ratio of 52.80% next year. This indicates that WesBanco will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WSBC?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for WesBanco's stock. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate WesBanco's share price to reach $32.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are WesBanco's key executives?

WesBanco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Todd F. Clossin, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Robert H. Young, Sr. EVP, CFO & Group Head of Fin. (Age 64, Pay $533.82k)
  • Mr. Anthony F. Pietranton, Sr. Exec. VP and Group Head of HR & Facilities (Age 61, Pay $412.11k)
  • Mr. Jonathan Douglas Dargusch, Exec. VP of Wealth Management (Age 63, Pay $448.08k)
  • Mr. Jayson M. Zatta, Sr. EVP, Chief Banking Officer and Group Head of Banking & Trust (Age 61, Pay $621.96k)
  • Ms. Jan Pattishall-Krupinski, Exec. VP & Director of Operations
  • Mr. Daniel K. Weiss Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 39)
  • Mr. Michael L. Perkins, Sr. Exec. VP and Group Head of Risk & Admin. (Age 55)
  • Mr. John H. Iannone, Sr. VP of Investor & PR
  • Ms. Jennifer S. Roth, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 45)

What is Paul M. Limbert's approval rating as WesBanco's CEO?

28 employees have rated WesBanco CEO Paul M. Limbert on Paul M. Limbert has an approval rating of 78% among WesBanco's employees.

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What is WesBanco's stock symbol?

WesBanco trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WSBC."

Who are WesBanco's major shareholders?

WesBanco's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Huntington National Bank (0.04%), Dupont Capital Management Corp (0.04%), Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC (0.02%) and Carolina Wealth Advisors LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own WesBanco stock include Brent E Richmond, Denise H Knouse-Snyder, F Eric Nelson Jr, James W Cornelsen, Jayson M Zatta, Jonathan D Dargusch, Kerry M Stemler, Michael J Crawford, Michael L Perkins, Reed J Tanner, Robert H Young, Ronald W Owen, Stephen J Callen and Todd Clossin.
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Which major investors are buying WesBanco stock?

WSBC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dupont Capital Management Corp, Huntington National Bank, Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC, and Carolina Wealth Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought WesBanco stock in the last two years include Denise H Knouse-Snyder, Kerry M Stemler, Michael L Perkins, Reed J Tanner, Robert H Young, Ronald W Owen, Stephen J Callen, and Todd Clossin.
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How do I buy shares of WesBanco?

Shares of WSBC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is WesBanco's stock price today?

One share of WSBC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.28.

How much money does WesBanco make?

WesBanco has a market capitalization of $2.17 billion and generates $669.46 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $122.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.88 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WesBanco have?

WesBanco employs 2,612 workers across the globe.

When was WesBanco founded?

WesBanco was founded in 1870.

What is WesBanco's official website?

The official website for WesBanco is

Where are WesBanco's headquarters?

WesBanco is headquartered at 1 BANK PLAZA, WHEELING WV, 26003.

How can I contact WesBanco?

WesBanco's mailing address is 1 BANK PLAZA, WHEELING WV, 26003. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 304-234-9000.

This page was last updated on 8/2/2021 by Staff
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