Great Western Bancorp Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.62 (+4.98 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 12:52 PM ET)
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Volume6,978 shs
Average Volume373,770 shs
Market Capitalization$1.88 billion
P/E Ratio17.23
Dividend Yield0.12%
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About Great Western Bancorp

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Great Western Bank that provides business and agri-business banking, retail banking, and wealth management services in the United States. The company offers noninterest-bearing demand accounts, interest-bearing demand accounts, interest-bearing non-transaction accounts, time deposits, and corporate credit cards. It also provides commercial real estate (CRE) loans, including owner-occupied and non-owner-occupied CRE loans, multifamily residential real estate loans, and construction and development loans; commercial non-real estate loans, such as working capital and other shorter-term lines of credit, and fixed-rate loans; short-term working capital funding, long-term and-related lending, and other tailored services to agri-businesses; and residential mortgage, home equity, personal, auto, and other loans, as well as lines of credit. In addition, the company offers wealth management solutions comprising financial planning, private banking, investment management, and trust services; cash management, online business deposit, and wire transfer services; crop insurance; and online, telephone, and mobile banking services. It primarily serves hospitality/tourism, agri-business, freight and transport, and healthcare sectors. As of September 30, 2020, the company operated 175 branches in 130 communities in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota, as well as 163 ATMs and 11 company-owned ATMs at off-site locations. Great Western Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.


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Overall MarketRank

1.61 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

594th out of 1,970 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

128th out of 309 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Great Western Bancorp a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Great Western Bancorp in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Great Western Bancorp stock.
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When is Great Western Bancorp's next earnings date?

Great Western Bancorp is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Great Western Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 28th. The bank reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.32. The bank earned $120.06 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.58 million. Great Western Bancorp had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.73% and a net margin of 22.88%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.52 earnings per share.
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How has Great Western Bancorp's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Great Western Bancorp's stock was trading at $21.59 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GWB stock has increased by 58.0% and is now trading at $34.12.
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How often does Great Western Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Great Western Bancorp?

Great Western Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 29th. Investors of record on Friday, May 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.01 per share on Friday, May 28th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 13th.
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Is Great Western Bancorp a good dividend stock?

Great Western Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.12%. Great Western Bancorp does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Great Western Bancorp is 2.50%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Great Western Bancorp will have a dividend payout ratio of 1.43% next year. This indicates that Great Western Bancorp will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for GWB?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Great Western Bancorp's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Great Western Bancorp's stock price to reach $18.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 47.2%.
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Who are Great Western Bancorp's key executives?

Great Western Bancorp's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark Charles Borrecco, Exec. Director, Pres & CEO (Age 50, Pay $684.95k)
  • Mr. Peter Chapman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47, Pay $537.79k)
  • Ms. Karlyn M. Knieriem, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 54, Pay $353.85k)
  • Mr. Stephen W. Yose, Exec. VP & Chief Credit Officer (Age 61, Pay $413.43k)
  • Mr. Scott Edward Erkonen, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Seth Artz, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Donald J. Straka, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)
  • Ms. Cheryl Olson, Head of Marketing
  • Mr. Andrew James Pederson, Head of People & Culture and Learning & Devel.
  • Mr. Rick Robinson, Pres of Wealth Management

What is Mark Borrecco's approval rating as Great Western Bancorp's CEO?

2 employees have rated Great Western Bancorp CEO Mark Borrecco on Glassdoor.com. Mark Borrecco has an approval rating of 100% among Great Western Bancorp's employees. This puts Mark Borrecco in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Great Western Bancorp's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Great Western Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Great Western Bancorp investors own include Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Consolidated Edison (ED), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Energy Transfer (ET), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), ONEOK (OKE), The Southern (SO), AT&T (T) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

What is Great Western Bancorp's stock symbol?

Great Western Bancorp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GWB."

Who are Great Western Bancorp's major shareholders?

Great Western Bancorp's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.02%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (2.96%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.54%), Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC (2.25%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.07%). Company insiders that own Great Western Bancorp stock include Andrew James Pederson, Donald J Straka, Douglas Richard Bass, Frances Pallas Grieb, James Brannen, Karlyn M Knieriem, Kenneth James Karels, Mark Charles Borrecco, Peter Robert Chapman and Thomas Edward Henning.
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Which major investors are selling Great Western Bancorp stock?

GWB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Westwood Holdings Group Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., MESIROW FINANCIAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Equity & Fixed Income, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Bank of Montreal Can, and BHZ Capital Management LP.
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Which major investors are buying Great Western Bancorp stock?

GWB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, BlackRock Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Geode Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC, and Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC. Company insiders that have bought Great Western Bancorp stock in the last two years include Donald J Straka, Douglas Richard Bass, Frances Pallas Grieb, James Brannen, Karlyn M Knieriem, Mark Charles Borrecco, Peter Robert Chapman, and Thomas Edward Henning.
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How do I buy shares of Great Western Bancorp?

Shares of GWB 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 Great Western Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of GWB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.12.

How much money does Great Western Bancorp make?

Great Western Bancorp has a market capitalization of $1.88 billion and generates $493.59 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $-680,810,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.60 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Great Western Bancorp have?

Great Western Bancorp employs 1,607 workers across the globe.

What is Great Western Bancorp's official website?

The official website for Great Western Bancorp is www.greatwesternbank.com.

Where are Great Western Bancorp's headquarters?

Great Western Bancorp is headquartered at 225 S. MAIN AVENUE, SIOUX FALLS SD, 57104.

How can I contact Great Western Bancorp?

Great Western Bancorp's mailing address is 225 S. MAIN AVENUE, SIOUX FALLS SD, 57104. The bank can be reached via phone at 605-334-2548 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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