NASDAQ:WTBA - West Bancorporation Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$25.90 +0.05 (+0.19 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$25.85
Today's Range$25.75 - $26.00
52-Week Range$20.90 - $28.00
Volume13,200 shs
Average Volume16,112 shs
Market Capitalization$420.62 million
P/E Ratio15.86
Dividend Yield3.09%
Beta0.98
West Bancorporation, Inc. operates as the holding company for West Bank that provides community banking and trust services to individuals and small- to medium-sized businesses in the United States. It offers various deposit products, including checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as time certificates of deposit. The company also provides loan products comprising commercial real estate loans, construction and land development loans, commercial lines of credit, and commercial term loans; consumer loans, including loans extended to individuals for household, family, and other personal expenditures not secured by real estate; and 1-4 family residential mortgages and home equity loans. In addition, it offers trust services, including the administration of estates, conservatorships, personal trusts, and agency accounts. The company has eight offices in the Des Moines metropolitan area; one office in Iowa City; one office in Coralville; and one office in Rochester, Minnesota. West Bancorporation, Inc. was founded in 1893 and is based in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:WTBA
CUSIP95123P10
Phone515-222-2300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67
Current Ratio0.85
Quick Ratio0.85

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.86
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$81.68 million
Price / Sales5.16
Cash Flow$1.9072 per share
Price / Cash13.58
Book Value$10.98 per share
Price / Book2.36

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$23.07 million
Net Margins28.86%
Return on Equity15.03%
Return on Assets1.31%

Miscellaneous

Employees162
Outstanding Shares16,270,000
Market Cap$420.62

West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Wednesday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, May 23rd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.09%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 8th. This is a boost from West Bancorporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18. View West Bancorporation's Dividend History.

How were West Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45. The financial services provider had revenue of $17.33 million for the quarter. West Bancorporation had a net margin of 28.86% and a return on equity of 15.03%. View West Bancorporation's Earnings History.

When is West Bancorporation's next earnings date?

West Bancorporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for West Bancorporation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for West Bancorporation?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for West Bancorporation in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are some of West Bancorporation's key competitors?

Who are West Bancorporation's key executives?

West Bancorporation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David D. Nelson, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Douglas Ray Gulling, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Brad Lee Winterbottom, Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Harlee N. Olafson, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 60)
  • Ms. Marie I. Roberts, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer

Has West Bancorporation been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WTBA stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. West Bancorporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.38 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are West Bancorporation's major shareholders?

West Bancorporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Iowa State Bank (0.07%). Company insiders that own West Bancorporation stock include Harlee Olafson, Marie I Roberts, Michael J Gerdin and Steven T Schuler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for West Bancorporation.

Which institutional investors are selling West Bancorporation stock?

WTBA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iowa State Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for West Bancorporation.

How do I buy shares of West Bancorporation?

Shares of WTBA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is West Bancorporation's stock price today?

One share of WTBA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.90.

How big of a company is West Bancorporation?

West Bancorporation has a market capitalization of $417.36 million and generates $81.68 million in revenue each year. West Bancorporation employs 162 workers across the globe.

How can I contact West Bancorporation?

West Bancorporation's mailing address is 1601 22ND ST, WEST DES MOINES IA, 50266. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 515-222-2300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for West Bancorporation (NASDAQ WTBA)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  77 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  79 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  156
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about West Bancorporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTBA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTBA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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