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Wintrust Financial (WTFC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$97.46
+1.28 (+1.33%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$95.49
$98.62
50-Day Range
$90.57
$100.17
52-Week Range
$57.48
$100.71
Volume
477,376 shs
Average Volume
429,767 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.97 billion
P/E Ratio
10.17
Dividend Yield
1.85%
Price Target
$103.36

Wintrust Financial MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.10 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.1% Upside
$103.36 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.27% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.46
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.73mentions of Wintrust Financial in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$57,553 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
0.81%
From $9.93 to $10.01 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.

4.93 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

30th out of 838 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

7th out of 174 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 for sale into the secondary market; 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; and other specialty finance services, as well as data processing of payrolls, billing, and cash management services to temporary staffing industry. The Wealth Management segment provides 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.

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/18/2024
Ex-Dividend for 2/22 Dividend
2/07/2024
Dividend Payable
2/22/2024
Today
2/23/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/17/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
State commercial banks
Sub-Industry
Regional Banks
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:WTFC
CUSIP
97650W10
Employees
5,275
Year Founded
1991

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$103.36
High Stock Price Target
$115.00
Low Stock Price Target
$85.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+6.1%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.10
Research Coverage
10 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$622.63 million
Pretax Margin
25.40%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.33 billion
Cash Flow
$10.37 per share
Book Value
$81.44 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
60,373,000
Market Cap
$5.97 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.22

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WTFC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wintrust Financial stock right now?

10 Wall Street equities research 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 equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" WTFC shares.
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What is Wintrust Financial's stock price target for 2024?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Wintrust Financial's shares. Their WTFC share price targets range from $85.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $103.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% 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 5.1% and is now trading at $97.46.
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Are investors shorting Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,390,000 shares, a decline of 19.2% from the January 15th total of 1,720,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 412,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days.
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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, April 17th 2024.
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How were Wintrust Financial's earnings last quarter?

Wintrust Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WTFC) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 18th. The bank reported $1.87 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.42 by $0.55. The bank had revenue of $570.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $578.89 million. Wintrust Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.23% and a net margin of 18.71%. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.23 EPS.

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. Shareholders 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 1.85%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 7th. This is an increase 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 1.87%. 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 18.79%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WTFC will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.98% 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 Glassdoor.com. 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.14%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.68%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.01%), Capital International Investors (2.56%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.41%) and Federated Hermes Inc. (1.29%). Insiders that own company stock include Alex E Washington III, David L Stoehr, Edward J Wehmer, H Patrick Hackett Jr, Jeffrey D Hahnfeld, Kathleen M Boege, 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 2/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff