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QQQ   345.11
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West Bancorporation Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.14 (+0.45%)
(As of 01/25/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
31,692 shs
Average Volume
27,506 shs
Market Capitalization
$513.21 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About West Bancorporation

West Bancorp, Inc. is a financial holding company, which engages in the provision of commercial banking services through its subsidiary, West Bank. It offers personal banking, business banking, and investments and trust. The firm operates in the following markets: central Iowa, which is generally the greater Des Moines metropolitan area; eastern Iowa, which includes the area surrounding Iowa City and Coralville; and southern Minnesota, which includes the cities of Rochester, Owatonna, Mankato, and St. Cloud. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in West Des Moines, IA.


West Bancorporation Common Stock (WTBA)
December 21, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$109.83 million
Cash Flow
$2.09 per share
Book Value
$13.58 per share


Net Income
$32.71 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$513.21 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 11/24 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

846th out of 1,356 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

180th out of 235 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

West Bancorporation (NASDAQ:WTBA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has West Bancorporation's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

West Bancorporation's stock was trading at $17.36 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WTBA shares have increased by 78.6% and is now trading at $31.00.
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When is West Bancorporation's next earnings date?

West Bancorporation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 27th 2022.
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How were West Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 27th. The financial services provider reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.05. The financial services provider earned $26.89 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.80 million. West Bancorporation had a net margin of 40.27% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.33%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.49 earnings per share.
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How often does West Bancorporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Bancorporation?

West Bancorporation declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 29th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Wednesday, November 24th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.10%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 9th.
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Is West Bancorporation a good dividend stock?

West Bancorporation pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.11%. West Bancorporation does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of West Bancorporation is 34.66%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, West Bancorporation will have a dividend payout ratio of 33.92% next year. This indicates that West Bancorporation will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are West Bancorporation's key executives?

West Bancorporation's management team includes the following people:
  • Dave Nelson, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jane M. Funk, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Brad L. Winterbottom, Executive Vice President
  • Harlee N. Olafson, Chief Risk Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Peters P. Bradley, Executive Vice President

What is David D. (Dave) Nelson's approval rating as West Bancorporation's CEO?

1 employees have rated West Bancorporation CEO David D. (Dave) Nelson on Glassdoor.com. David D. (Dave) Nelson has an approval rating of 100% among West Bancorporation's employees. This puts David D. (Dave) Nelson in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of West Bancorporation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other West Bancorporation investors own include Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Comcast (CMCSA), Kohl's (KSS), Southern (SO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enbridge (ENB), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) and International Paper (IP).

What is West Bancorporation's stock symbol?

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

Who are West Bancorporation's major shareholders?

West Bancorporation's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Legacy Bridge LLC (2.76%) and Gilbert & Cook Inc. (0.12%). Company insiders that own West Bancorporation stock include David D Nelson, David D Nelson, David R Milligan, Douglas R Gulling, George D Milligan, Michael J Gerdin, Patrick J Donovan, Patrick J Donovan and Sean Patrick Mcmurray.
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Which institutional investors are selling West Bancorporation stock?

WTBA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Legacy Bridge LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying West Bancorporation stock?

WTBA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gilbert & Cook Inc.. Company insiders that have bought West Bancorporation stock in the last two years include David D Nelson, David R Milligan, George D Milligan, Michael J Gerdin, Patrick J Donovan, and Sean Patrick Mcmurray.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is West Bancorporation's stock price today?

One share of WTBA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.00.

How much money does West Bancorporation make?

West Bancorporation has a market capitalization of $513.21 million and generates $109.83 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $32.71 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.77 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does West Bancorporation have?

West Bancorporation employs 169 workers across the globe.

What is West Bancorporation's official website?

The official website for West Bancorporation is www.westbankstrong.com.

Where are West Bancorporation's headquarters?

West Bancorporation is headquartered at 1601 22ND ST, WEST DES MOINES IA, 50266.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 515-222-2346.

This page was last updated on 1/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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