Wintrust Financial (WTFC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.58 (+0.58%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
296,963 shs
Average Volume
415,711 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.17 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Wintrust Financial MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.10 Rating Score
12.5% Upside
$112.33 Price Target
Short Interest
3.01% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.55mentions of Wintrust Financial in the last 14 days
Based on 46 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $10.02 to $10.09 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.80 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

67th out of 840 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

15th out of 177 stocks

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About Wintrust Financial Stock (NASDAQ:WTFC)

Wintrust Financial Corporation operates as a financial holding company. It operates in three segments: Community Banking, Specialty Finance, and Wealth Management. The Community Banking segment offers non-interest bearing deposits, non-brokered interest-bearing transaction accounts, and savings and domestic time deposits; home equity, consumer, and real estate loans; safe deposit facilities; and automatic teller machine (ATM), online and mobile banking, and other services. It also engages in the retail origination and purchase of residential mortgages; and provision of lending, deposits, and treasury management services to condominium, homeowner, and community associations, as well as asset-based lending for middle-market companies. In addition, this segment offers loan and deposit services to mortgage brokerage companies; lending to restaurant franchisees; direct leasing; small business administration loans; commercial mortgages and construction loans; and financial solutions. It provides personal and commercial banking services primarily to individuals, small to mid-sized businesses, local governmental units, and institutional clients. The Specialty Finance segment offers commercial and life insurance premiums financing for businesses and individuals; accounts receivable financing, value-added, and out-sourced administrative services; other specialty finance services; equipment financing through structured loan and lease products; and property and casualty premium financing; as well as data processing of payrolls, billing, and cash management services to temporary staffing industry. The Wealth Management segment provides wealth management services, such as trust and investment, asset management, tax-deferred exchange, securities brokerage, and retirement plan services. Wintrust Financial Corporation was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Rosemont, Illinois.

WTFC Stock Price History

WTFC Stock News Headlines

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Last Earnings
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
10 Analysts


Net Income
$622.63 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.33 billion
Cash Flow
$11.95 per share
Book Value
$81.44 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$6.21 billion

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WTFC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wintrust Financial stock right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wintrust Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" WTFC shares.
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What is Wintrust Financial's stock price target for 2024?

10 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Wintrust Financial's shares. Their WTFC share price targets range from $96.00 to $130.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $112.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have WTFC shares performed in 2024?

Wintrust Financial's stock was trading at $92.75 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, WTFC stock has increased by 7.7% and is now trading at $99.88.
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When is Wintrust Financial's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 17th 2024.
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How were Wintrust Financial's earnings last quarter?

Wintrust Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WTFC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 18th. The bank reported $2.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.42 by $0.47. The bank earned $604.77 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $577.80 million. Wintrust Financial had a net margin of 17.86% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.09%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $2.80 earnings per share.

How often does Wintrust Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Thursday, February 22nd. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 7th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.
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Is Wintrust Financial a good dividend stock?

Wintrust Financial (NASDAQ:WTFC) pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.85%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 18.61%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WTFC will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.84% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Edward J. Wehmer's approval rating as Wintrust Financial's CEO?

95 employees have rated Wintrust Financial Chief Executive Officer Edward J. Wehmer on Edward J. Wehmer has an approval rating of 93% among the company's employees. This puts Edward J. Wehmer in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Wintrust Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wintrust Financial investors own include Exxon Mobil (XOM), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Walt Disney (DIS), KeyCorp (KEY), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Wintrust Financial's major shareholders?

Wintrust Financial's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Reinhart Partners LLC. (1.18%), Leeward Investments LLC MA (0.42%), Raymond James & Associates (0.33%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.31%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.15%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.08%). Insiders that own company stock include Alex E Washington III, David L Stoehr, Edward J Wehmer, H Patrick Hackett Jr, Jeffrey D Hahnfeld, Richard B Murphy and Timothy Crane.
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How do I buy shares of Wintrust Financial?

Shares of WTFC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Wintrust Financial have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Wintrust Financial: Barrington Bank & Trust Company N.A., Beverly Bank & Trust Company N.A., Chicago Deferred Exchange Company LLC, Community Financial Shares Statutory Trust II, Crystal Lake Bank & Trust Company N.A., Elektra Holding Company LLC, FIFC Edge International Corporation, First Community Bank, First Insurance Funding of Canada Inc., First Northwest Capital Trust I, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Hinsdale Bank & Trust Company N.A., Hyde Park Facilities Inc., Lake Forest Bank & Trust Company N.A., Libertyville Bank & Trust Company N.A., Northbrook Bank & Trust Company N.A., Northview Capital Trust I, Old Plank Trail Community Bank N.A., Schaumburg Bank & Trust Company N.A., St. Charles Bank & Trust Company N.A., State Bank of the Lakes N.A., Suburban Illinois Capital Trust II, The Chicago Trust Company N.A., Town Bank N.A., Town Bankshares Capital Trust I, Tricom Inc. of Milwaukee, Village Bank & Trust N.A., WHAMCO Holding Company, Wheaton Bank and Trust Company N.A., Wintrust Asset Finance Inc., Wintrust Bank N.A., Wintrust Capital Trust III, Wintrust Capital Trust IX, Wintrust Capital Trust VII, Wintrust Capital Trust VIII, Wintrust Investments L.L.C., Wintrust Statutory Trust IV, and Wintrust Statutory Trust V.
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This page (NASDAQ:WTFC) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by Staff

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