West Bancorporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:WTBA)

About West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)

West Bancorporation logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company owns West Bank, which is a business-focused community bank. The Company operates in three markets, which include central Iowa; eastern Iowa, which is the area including and surrounding Iowa City and Coralville, Iowa, and the Rochester, Minnesota, area. West Bank offers all basic types of credit to its customers, including commercial, real estate and consumer loans. West Bank offers trust services, including the administration of estates, conservatorships, personal trusts and agency accounts. West Bank offers a range of deposit services, including checking, savings, money market accounts and time certificates of deposit. In addition, West Bank also offers Internet, mobile banking and treasury management services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Southwest Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WTBA
  • CUSIP: 95123P10
  • Web: www.westbankiowa.com
  • Market Cap: $355.3 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,187,000
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $17.50 - $25.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio:
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.69
  • P/E Growth:
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $64.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.47
  • Book Value: $10.49 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.09
  • Annual Dividend: $0.68
  • Dividend Yield: 3.3%
  • Net Margins: 31.54%
  • Return on Equity: 14.30%
  • Return on Assets: 1.28%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.76%
  • Current Ratio: 0.93%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.93%
  • Average Volume: 25,710 shs.
  • Beta: 1.04
  • Short Ratio: 2.91

Frequently Asked Questions for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)

What is West Bancorporation's stock symbol?

West Bancorporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WTBA."

How often does West Bancorporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Bancorporation?

West Bancorporation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, May 24th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.28%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 8th. This is an increase from West Bancorporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View West Bancorporation's Dividend History.

How were West Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $16.55 million for the quarter. West Bancorporation had a net margin of 31.54% and a return on equity of 14.30%. View West Bancorporation's Earnings History.

When will West Bancorporation make its next earnings announcement?

West Bancorporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for West Bancorporation.

Who are some of West Bancorporation's key competitors?

How do I buy West Bancorporation stock?

Shares of West Bancorporation 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 West Bancorporation stock cost?

One share of West Bancorporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.95.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
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Earnings History for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Earnings by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Earnings History by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.33$0.37$16.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.35$0.37$16.47 million$16.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3$0.35$0.36$16.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.33$0.34$15.85 million$16.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.33$0.35$15.83 million$15.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.35$0.37$16.05 million$16.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.33$0.34$15.48 million$15.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$0.33$0.33$15.36 million$15.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q414$0.30$0.32$15.69 million$14.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2015Q314$0.31$0.36$15.28 million$15.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q214$0.30$0.32$15.09 million$14.92 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q114$0.28$0.30$14.63 million$14.43 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014$0.25$0.27$14.02 million$14.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2014Q413$0.24$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.26$0.27$13.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.25$13.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.49 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.73 EPS


Current Dividend Information for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Next Dividend:5/24/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:3.10%
Payout Ratio:47.89% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
45.64% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.31% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)

Dividend History by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.79%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 25.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/22/2016Marie I RobertsSVPSell650$23.45$15,242.50View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Harlee OlafsonInsiderSell2,500$23.10$57,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Michael J. GerdinDirectorSell2,500$22.88$57,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Philip Jason WorthDirectorBuy100$17.90$1,790.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016David D NelsonCEOBuy607$17.99$10,919.93View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Douglas R GullingCFOBuy300$16.30$4,890.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016David R MilliganDirectorBuy1,000$17.00$17,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Marie I RobertsCAOBuy200$17.00$3,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Douglas R GullingCFOSell3,598$14.29$51,415.42View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$14.05$14,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014David R MilliganDirectorBuy1,000$14.30$14,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Steven K GaerDirectorBuy1,000$14.12$14,120.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Brad L WinterbottomEVPBuy1,000$13.87$13,870.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$13.60$13,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$14.00$14,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013David R MilliganDirectorBuy1,153$12.25$14,124.25View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Douglas R GullingCFOSell5,000$12.50$62,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013David R MilliganDirectorBuy1,000$12.95$12,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Robert G PulverDirectorBuy11,300$14.43$163,059.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2013David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$11.00$11,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2012David D NelsonCEOBuy2,000$10.26$20,520.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2012David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$10.35$10,350.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2012George D MilliganDirectorBuy2,000$9.94$19,880.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012David D NelsonCEOBuy1,000$10.00$10,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
Latest Headlines for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA)
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. (wtba) Declares Dividend Increase - $0.18 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 5:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Bancorporation (WTBA) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to West Bancorp, Inc. : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 7:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Bancorporation (WTBA) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.42
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Bancorp, Inc. :WTBA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 2:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 28-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 2:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. (WTBA) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:46 PM
nasdaq.com logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. Announces Record Net Income, Declares Record Quarterly Dividend
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 11:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WTBA-US : April 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 11:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. to Announce Quarterly Results, Hold Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 3:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 2:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWest Bancorporation's (WTBA) CEO Dave Nelson on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - January 27 at 4:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 West Bancorporation Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 28-Oct-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 29 at 11:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 29-Jul-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:38 PM
globenewswire.com logoWest Bancorporation, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Record Net Income, Declares Quarterly Dividend
globenewswire.com - July 28 at 11:42 AM
forbes.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Pinnacle West Capital, East West Bancorp and LegacyTexas Financial Group
www.forbes.com - July 26 at 11:54 AM
bloomberg.com logoAsian Stocks Fall With Korean Won as Crude Oil Holds Below $45
www.bloomberg.com - July 19 at 8:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoGlacier Bancorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
www.nasdaq.com - July 6 at 8:50 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST BANCORPORATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - April 29 at 5:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 29-Apr-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 2:12 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2016 West Bancorporation Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST BANCORPORATION INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 3 at 8:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 29-Jan-16 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 1:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2015 West Bancorporation Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - January 28 at 7:07 AM
thestreet.com logoWest Bancorporation Enters Oversold Territory
www.thestreet.com - January 23 at 11:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWEST BANCORPORATION INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 1:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTBA earnings conference call or presentation 30-Oct-15 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 4:43 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWEST BANCORPORATION INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and E
biz.yahoo.com - October 30 at 8:30 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2015 West Bancorporation Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - October 30 at 7:07 AM


West Bancorporation (WTBA) Chart for Tuesday, May, 23, 2017

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