NASDAQ:WTFC - Wintrust Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$76.78 +1.40 (+1.86 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 03:56 AM ET)
Previous Close$75.38
Today's Range$75.09 - $76.85
52-Week Range$61.53 - $99.96
Volume351,000 shs
Average Volume465,840 shs
Market Capitalization$4.35 billion
P/E Ratio13.10
Dividend Yield1.33%
Beta0.93
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), Internet 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 services, securities brokerage, and retirement plan services. As of December 31, 2018, the company had approximately 167 banking facilities and 222 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
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WTFC
CUSIP97650W10
Phone847-939-9000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.53 billion
Cash Flow$7.5720 per share
Book Value$57.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$343.17 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,727
Market Cap$4.35 billion
Next Earnings Date7/16/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Wintrust Financial (NASDAQ:WTFC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wintrust Financial's stock symbol?

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

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

Wintrust Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, February 21st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 6th. This is an increase from Wintrust Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Wintrust Financial's Dividend History.

How were Wintrust Financial's earnings last quarter?

Wintrust Financial Corp (NASDAQ:WTFC) posted its earnings results on Monday, April, 15th. The bank reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.01. The bank earned $343.64 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $345.03 million. Wintrust Financial had a return on equity of 11.28% and a net margin of 21.95%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 10.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.40 EPS. View Wintrust Financial's Earnings History.

When is Wintrust Financial's next earnings date?

Wintrust Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Wintrust Financial.

What price target have analysts set for WTFC?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Wintrust Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $99.00. On average, they anticipate Wintrust Financial's stock price to reach $93.2857 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Wintrust Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wintrust Financial?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wintrust Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Wintrust Financial.

Has Wintrust Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WTFC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Wintrust Financial earned a coverage optimism score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the bank a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,148,561 shares, an increase of 39.5% from the March 15th total of 823,115 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 519,996 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Wintrust Financial's Current Options Chain.

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 Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Mondi (MNDI), Intel (INTC), Texas Capital Bancshares (TCBI), Walt Disney (DIS), TAL Education Group (TAL), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Whirlpool (WHR) and Booking (BKNG).

Who are Wintrust Financial's key executives?

Wintrust Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward Joseph Wehmer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. David L. Stoehr, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. David Alan Dykstra, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Timothy S. Crane, Exec. VP, Treasurer & Sr. Market Head (Age 57)
  • Mr. Tony Buttrick, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer

Who are Wintrust Financial's major shareholders?

Wintrust Financial's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.37%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.24%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), CHICAGO TRUST Co NA (0.10%), Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.07%) and Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.06%). Company insiders that own Wintrust Financial stock include David A Dykstra, David L Larson, David L Stoehr, Edward J Wehmer, Gary D Sweeney, Ingrid S Stafford, Leona A Gleason, Richard B Murphy, Thomas P Zidar, Timothy Crane and William J Doyle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Wintrust Financial.

Which major investors are selling Wintrust Financial stock?

WTFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc. and CHICAGO TRUST Co NA. Company insiders that have sold Wintrust Financial company stock in the last year include Edward J Wehmer, Thomas P Zidar and Timothy Crane. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wintrust Financial.

Which major investors are buying Wintrust Financial stock?

WTFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, First Manhattan Co., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Oakbrook Investments LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama and BB&T Corp. Company insiders that have bought Wintrust Financial stock in the last two years include Gary D Sweeney and William J Doyle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wintrust Financial.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Wintrust Financial's stock price today?

One share of WTFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.78.

How big of a company is Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial has a market capitalization of $4.35 billion and generates $1.53 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $343.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.86 on an earnings per share basis. Wintrust Financial employs 4,727 workers across the globe.

What is Wintrust Financial's official website?

The official website for Wintrust Financial is http://www.wintrust.com.

How can I contact Wintrust Financial?

Wintrust Financial's mailing address is 9700 WEST HIGGINS ROAD SUITE 800, ROSEMONT IL, 60018. The bank can be reached via phone at 847-939-9000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Wintrust Financial (NASDAQ WTFC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  311 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  348 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  659
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wintrust Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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