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WesBanco (WSBC) Competitors

$27.72
+0.15 (+0.54%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)

WSBC vs. TBBK, NBTB, TRMK, CHCO, FCF, NBHC, FRME, WABC, HOPE, and FFBC

Should you be buying WesBanco stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of WesBanco include Bancorp (TBBK), NBT Bancorp (NBTB), Trustmark (TRMK), City (CHCO), First Commonwealth Financial (FCF), National Bank (NBHC), First Merchants (FRME), Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC), Hope Bancorp (HOPE), and First Financial Bancorp. (FFBC). These companies are all part of the "regional banks" industry.

WesBanco vs.

WesBanco (NASDAQ:WSBC) and Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBBK) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability.

In the previous week, Bancorp had 1 more articles in the media than WesBanco. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Bancorp and 2 mentions for WesBanco. Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 0.74 beat WesBanco's score of 0.67 indicating that Bancorp is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
WesBanco
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Bancorp
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

61.4% of WesBanco shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.2% of Bancorp shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.4% of WesBanco shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.2% of Bancorp shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Bancorp has lower revenue, but higher earnings than WesBanco. Bancorp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than WesBanco, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
WesBanco$831.96M1.98$159.03M$2.4011.55
Bancorp$621.60M2.76$192.30M$3.688.93

WesBanco has a beta of 0.88, suggesting that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Bancorp has a beta of 1.43, suggesting that its share price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Bancorp received 79 more outperform votes than WesBanco when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 61.36% of users gave Bancorp an outperform vote while only 51.46% of users gave WesBanco an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
WesBancoOutperform Votes
264
51.46%
Underperform Votes
249
48.54%
BancorpOutperform Votes
343
61.36%
Underperform Votes
216
38.64%

Bancorp has a net margin of 31.40% compared to WesBanco's net margin of 17.52%. Bancorp's return on equity of 26.32% beat WesBanco's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
WesBanco17.52% 6.50% 0.87%
Bancorp 31.40%26.32%2.70%

WesBanco presently has a consensus target price of $30.60, suggesting a potential upside of 10.39%. Bancorp has a consensus target price of $49.00, suggesting a potential upside of 49.16%. Given Bancorp's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Bancorp is more favorable than WesBanco.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
WesBanco
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40
Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Summary

Bancorp beats WesBanco on 16 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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WSBC vs. The Competition

MetricWesBancoNational commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.65B$18.62B$9.81B$8.06B
Dividend Yield5.19%3.93%6.03%3.95%
P/E Ratio11.559.6242.4514.77
Price / Sales1.981.78109.2978.16
Price / Cash8.668.7115.5531.33
Price / Book0.691.053.244.56
Net Income$159.03M$2.30B$1.00B$214.11M
7 Day Performance-4.77%-2.17%-1.29%-1.04%
1 Month Performance0.73%2.19%2.02%3.13%
1 Year Performance13.42%16.30%18.25%7.38%

WesBanco Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TBBK
Bancorp
3.5416 of 5 stars
$33.77
+0.5%
$49.00
+45.1%
+1.6%$1.76B$621.60M9.18757Positive News
NBTB
NBT Bancorp
3.5118 of 5 stars
$38.39
+0.3%
$41.20
+7.3%
+6.7%$1.81B$664.97M14.822,034Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
TRMK
Trustmark
3.1207 of 5 stars
$30.45
+0.4%
$32.75
+7.6%
+37.7%$1.86B$1.10B11.852,757Positive News
CHCO
City
1.1331 of 5 stars
$102.96
+0.4%
$106.75
+3.7%
+15.9%$1.52B$341.89M12.95957Positive News
FCF
First Commonwealth Financial
3.4554 of 5 stars
$13.95
+0.1%
$16.25
+16.5%
+5.6%$1.43B$626.61M8.661,504Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
NBHC
National Bank
2.2765 of 5 stars
$37.30
+0.5%
$38.63
+3.6%
+20.5%$1.41B$559.33M10.721,274Analyst Downgrade
FRME
First Merchants
4.899 of 5 stars
$35.15
+0.5%
$41.25
+17.4%
+23.9%$2.06B$999.49M10.132,162Positive News
WABC
Westamerica Bancorporation
3.2307 of 5 stars
$50.10
-0.3%
$53.50
+6.8%
+23.5%$1.34B$327.54M8.46641
HOPE
Hope Bancorp
4.8195 of 5 stars
$10.70
-0.3%
$11.83
+10.6%
+25.3%$1.29B$1.09B10.701,244News Coverage
FFBC
First Financial Bancorp.
3.7991 of 5 stars
$23.32
+0.6%
$24.67
+5.8%
+15.4%$2.23B$1.12B9.402,165Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:WSBC) was last updated on 5/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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