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Wintrust Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.67 (+2.22 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $76.95
50-Day Range
MA: $66.58
52-Week Range
Now: $76.95
Volume1.40 million shs
Average Volume429,442 shs
Market Capitalization$4.44 billion
P/E Ratio17.06
Dividend Yield1.65%
Wintrust Financial Corporation operates as a financial holding company in the Chicago metropolitan area, southern Wisconsin, and northwest Indiana. 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 origination and purchase of residential mortgages for sale into the secondary market; and provision of lending, deposits, and cash 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 customers. 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. As of December 31, 2019, the company had approximately 187 banking facilities and 230 ATMs. Wintrust Financial Corporation was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Rosemont, Illinois.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WTFC
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.79 billion
Cash Flow$12.78 per share
Book Value$62.49 per share


Net Income$355.70 million


Market Cap$4.44 billion
Next Earnings Date4/20/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

182nd out of 1,931 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

34th out of 308 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+1.67 (+2.22 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Wintrust Financial (NASDAQ:WTFC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Wintrust Financial a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wintrust Financial in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Wintrust Financial stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Wintrust Financial?

Wall Street analysts have given Wintrust Financial a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Wintrust Financial wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 999,400 shares, a decline of 15.3% from the December 31st total of 1,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 428,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Wintrust Financial's next earnings date?

Wintrust Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 20th 2021.
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How were Wintrust Financial's earnings last quarter?

Wintrust Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WTFC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 19th. The bank reported $1.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.41 by $0.22. Wintrust Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.63% and a net margin of 14.33%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.44 EPS.
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How has Wintrust Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Wintrust Financial's stock was trading at $38.97 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WTFC shares have increased by 97.5% and is now trading at $76.95.
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How often does Wintrust Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Thursday, February 25th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 10th. This is an increase from Wintrust Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28.
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Is Wintrust Financial a good dividend stock?

Wintrust Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.65%. Wintrust Financial does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Wintrust Financial is 20.56%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Wintrust Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 34.35% next year. This indicates that Wintrust Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WTFC?

8 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Wintrust Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $78.00. On average, they expect Wintrust Financial's stock price to reach $56.78 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 26.2%.
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Who are Wintrust Financial's key executives?

Wintrust Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward Joseph Wehmer, Founder, CEO & Director (Age 67, Pay $3.88M)
  • Mr. Timothy S. Crane, Pres (Age 59, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. David L. Stoehr, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. David Alan Dykstra, Vice Chairman & COO (Age 60, Pay $1.79M)
  • Mr. Richard B. Murphy, Vice Chairman & Chief Lending Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Tony Buttrick, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Kathleen M. Boege, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Matthew E. Doubleday, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Norah Larke, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Thomas Patrick Zidar, Exec. VP & Market Head of Wealth Management Services (Age 52)

What is Edward J. Wehmer's approval rating as Wintrust Financial's CEO?

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

Who are some of Wintrust Financial's key competitors?

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), The Walt Disney (DIS), KeyCorp (KEY), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Wintrust Financial's stock symbol?

Wintrust Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WTFC."

Who are Wintrust Financial's major shareholders?

Wintrust Financial's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.48%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.81%), Federated Hermes Inc. (2.56%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.95%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.38%). Company insiders that own Wintrust Financial stock include Edward J Wehmer, Gary D Sweeney, H Patrick Hackett Jr, Karin Gustafson Teglia, Thomas P Zidar and Timothy Crane.
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Which major investors are selling Wintrust Financial stock?

WTFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, BHZ Capital Management LP, Walleye Capital LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Wintrust Financial company stock in the last year include Edward J Wehmer, and Timothy Crane.
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Which major investors are buying Wintrust Financial stock?

WTFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., SummerHaven Investment Management LLC, Premier Fund Managers Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Federated Hermes Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Wintrust Financial stock in the last two years include Edward J Wehmer, Gary D Sweeney, H Patrick Hackett Jr, and Karin Gustafson Teglia.
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How do I buy shares of Wintrust Financial?

Shares of WTFC 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 Wintrust Financial's stock price today?

One share of WTFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.95.

How much money does Wintrust Financial make?

Wintrust Financial has a market capitalization of $4.44 billion and generates $1.79 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $355.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Wintrust Financial have?

Wintrust Financial employs 5,057 workers across the globe.

What is Wintrust Financial's official website?

The official website for Wintrust Financial is www.wintrust.com.

Where are Wintrust Financial's headquarters?

Wintrust Financial is headquartered at 9700 WEST HIGGINS ROAD 8TH FLOOR, ROSEMONT IL, 60018.

How can I contact Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial's mailing address is 9700 WEST HIGGINS ROAD 8TH FLOOR, ROSEMONT IL, 60018. The bank can be reached via phone at 847-939-9000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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