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FB Financial (FBK) Competitors

$37.34
-0.45 (-1.19%)
(As of 05/24/2024 07:00 PM ET)

FBK vs. WAL, BPOP, WTFC, PB, SSB, OZK, CADE, HOMB, UBSI, and FFIN

Should you be buying FB Financial stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of FB Financial include Western Alliance Bancorporation (WAL), Popular (BPOP), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), SouthState (SSB), Bank OZK (OZK), Cadence Bank (CADE), Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) (HOMB), United Bankshares (UBSI), and First Financial Bankshares (FFIN). These companies are all part of the "state commercial banks" industry.

FB Financial vs.

FB Financial (NYSE:FBK) and Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) are both finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and profitability.

FB Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Western Alliance Bancorporation pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. FB Financial pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Western Alliance Bancorporation pays out 21.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Western Alliance Bancorporation is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, Western Alliance Bancorporation had 3 more articles in the media than FB Financial. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Western Alliance Bancorporation and 8 mentions for FB Financial. Western Alliance Bancorporation's average media sentiment score of 0.89 beat FB Financial's score of 0.72 indicating that Western Alliance Bancorporation is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
FB Financial
2 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Western Alliance Bancorporation
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Western Alliance Bancorporation has a net margin of 16.50% compared to FB Financial's net margin of 14.90%. Western Alliance Bancorporation's return on equity of 14.77% beat FB Financial's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
FB Financial14.90% 10.20% 1.15%
Western Alliance Bancorporation 16.50%14.77%1.16%

Western Alliance Bancorporation has higher revenue and earnings than FB Financial. Western Alliance Bancorporation is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than FB Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
FB Financial$748.95M2.34$120.22M$2.3815.69
Western Alliance Bancorporation$4.32B1.61$722.40M$6.869.18

FB Financial has a beta of 1.12, indicating that its share price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Western Alliance Bancorporation has a beta of 1.47, indicating that its share price is 47% more volatile than the S&P 500.

FB Financial presently has a consensus target price of $40.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.12%. Western Alliance Bancorporation has a consensus target price of $72.47, suggesting a potential upside of 15.10%. Given Western Alliance Bancorporation's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Western Alliance Bancorporation is more favorable than FB Financial.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
FB Financial
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43
Western Alliance Bancorporation
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.86

65.4% of FB Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.2% of Western Alliance Bancorporation shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of FB Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.8% of Western Alliance Bancorporation shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Western Alliance Bancorporation received 266 more outperform votes than FB Financial when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.41% of users gave Western Alliance Bancorporation an outperform vote while only 50.00% of users gave FB Financial an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
FB FinancialOutperform Votes
242
50.00%
Underperform Votes
242
50.00%
Western Alliance BancorporationOutperform Votes
508
66.41%
Underperform Votes
257
33.59%

Summary

Western Alliance Bancorporation beats FB Financial on 18 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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FBK vs. The Competition

MetricFB FinancialState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$1.75B$2.27B$8.92B$17.72B
Dividend Yield1.82%4.26%10.71%3.53%
P/E Ratio15.6911.5055.3022.91
Price / Sales2.342.003,479.0011.25
Price / Cash10.788.5327.6815.70
Price / Book1.201.022.444.85
Net Income$120.22M$403.09M$995.29M$972.63M
7 Day Performance-3.01%-1.17%0.04%-0.27%
1 Month Performance-1.48%2.31%2.95%5.92%
1 Year Performance33.02%30.69%25.85%25.52%

FB Financial Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
WAL
Western Alliance Bancorporation
4.8829 of 5 stars
$62.96
+0.7%
$72.47
+15.1%
+77.3%$6.93B$4.32B9.183,260
BPOP
Popular
4.995 of 5 stars
$89.22
+0.9%
$99.89
+12.0%
+50.8%$6.45B$3.90B13.249,237
WTFC
Wintrust Financial
4.9452 of 5 stars
$97.70
+0.9%
$112.33
+15.0%
+48.3%$6.03B$2.31B10.105,521Positive News
PB
Prosperity Bancshares
4.9153 of 5 stars
$62.09
+0.3%
$68.86
+10.9%
+6.7%$5.96B$1.60B14.313,850Positive News
SSB
SouthState
3.4095 of 5 stars
$77.19
+1.3%
$89.83
+16.4%
+18.8%$5.88B$2.23B12.595,070
OZK
Bank OZK
3.122 of 5 stars
$46.50
+0.2%
$49.14
+5.7%
+28.8%$5.26B$2.25B7.792,744Positive News
CADE
Cadence Bank
3.5986 of 5 stars
$28.27
+1.8%
$31.09
+10.0%
+47.7%$5.15B$2.19B9.035,333Positive News
HOMB
Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR)
2.0409 of 5 stars
$23.74
+0.8%
$26.00
+9.5%
+7.7%$4.76B$1.34B12.242,819
UBSI
United Bankshares
3.9234 of 5 stars
$32.71
+0.2%
$37.00
+13.1%
+9.0%$4.42B$1.54B12.482,635Positive News
FFIN
First Financial Bankshares
3.6889 of 5 stars
$30.01
+1.4%
$31.33
+4.4%
+11.5%$4.29B$636.07M21.441,500Positive News

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This page (NYSE:FBK) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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