Great Western Bancorp Company Profile (NYSE:GWB)

About Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)

Great Western Bancorp logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. is a full-service regional bank holding company. The Company is the holding company of the Great Western Bank (the Bank). As of September 30, 2016, the Company served customers through 173 branches in various markets in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The Company focuses on business and agribusiness banking, complemented by retail banking and wealth management services. The Company's loan portfolio consists primarily of business loans, consisting of commercial and industrial loans (C&I), commercial real estate loans and agribusiness loans. The Company offers its business banking customers a focused range of financial products designed to meet the specific needs of their businesses, including loans, lines of credit, cash management services, online business deposit and wire transfer services, in addition to non-interest-bearing demand deposit and savings accounts, and corporate credit cards.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:GWB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.greatwesternbank.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.12658 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 58,762,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.82
  • 52 Week Range: $31.51 - $45.62
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.05
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.57
  • P/E Growth: 1.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $430.11 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.91
  • Book Value: $29.49 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.22
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 2.2%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 28.55%
  • Return on Equity: 8.44%
  • Return on Assets: 1.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 1.00%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 299,898 shs.
  • Beta: 1.69
  • Short Ratio: 6.5
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)

What is Great Western Bancorp's stock symbol?

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

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, July 27th. Investors of record on Friday, August 11th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, August 23rd. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 9th. View Great Western Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were Great Western Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $114.22 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $117.10 million. Great Western Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.44% and a net margin of 28.55%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.59 EPS. View Great Western Bancorp's Earnings History.

Where is Great Western Bancorp's stock going? Where will Great Western Bancorp's stock price be in 2017?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Great Western Bancorp's shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Great Western Bancorp's stock price to reach $45.38 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Great Western Bancorp.

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

Who are Great Western Bancorp's key executives?

Great Western Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew C. Hove Jr., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Douglas Richard Bass, Regional President and Executive Vice President of the Bank
  • Peter Robert Chapman, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company and the Bank
  • Michael Gough, Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
  • Stephen John Ulenberg, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer of the Company and the Bank
  • Kenneth James Karels, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company and the Bank
  • Thomas Henning, Lead Independent Director
  • James Patrick Brannen CPA, Independent Director
  • Frances Pallas Grieb, Independent Director
  • James A. Israel, Independent Director

Who owns Great Western Bancorp stock?

Great Western Bancorp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.26%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.09%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (5.63%), State Street Corp (4.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.37%) and FMR LLC (4.38%). Company insiders that own Great Western Bancorp stock include Bryan Leighton Kindopp, Kenneth James Karels, Peter Robert Chapman, Stephen John Ulenberg and Thomas Edward Henning. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Great Western Bancorp.

Who sold Great Western Bancorp stock? Who is selling Great Western Bancorp stock?

Great Western Bancorp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Teachers Advisors LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Capital Research Global Investors, FMR LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc. and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Great Western Bancorp stock in the last year include Bryan Leighton Kindopp, Kenneth James Karels, Peter Robert Chapman and Stephen John Ulenberg. View Insider Buying and Selling for Great Western Bancorp.

Who bought Great Western Bancorp stock? Who is buying Great Western Bancorp stock?

Great Western Bancorp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Macquarie Group Ltd., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Westwood Holdings Group Inc. and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have bought Great Western Bancorp stock in the last two years include Bryan Leighton Kindopp, Stephen John Ulenberg and Thomas Edward Henning. View Insider Buying and Selling for Great Western Bancorp.

How do I buy Great Western Bancorp stock?

Shares of Great Western Bancorp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Great Western Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of Great Western Bancorp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.95.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE GWB)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  147 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  231
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $45.38 (26.22% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/3/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$41.00LowView Rating Details
7/30/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$46.00MediumView Rating Details
7/28/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$46.00MediumView Rating Details
7/28/2017StephensSet Price TargetBuy$46.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$48.00 -> $47.00HighView Rating Details
4/12/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
4/11/2017FBR & CoInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00HighView Rating Details
11/3/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
10/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Earnings by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE GWB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2017Q3 2017$0.62$0.59$117.10 million$114.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q2 2017$0.62$0.60$116.90 million$111.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q117$0.62$0.63$119.12 million$112.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q416$0.60$0.60$117.44 million$114.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q316$0.54$0.59$104.88 million$100.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q216$0.52$0.55$96.20 million$95.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q116$0.54$0.55$102.00 million$94.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q415$0.50$0.60$102.00 million$94.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q315$0.46$0.48$98.20 million$94.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q215$0.33$0.34$91.20 million$87.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$0.46$0.50$92.00 million$87.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q4$0.47$0.51$93.00 million$91.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.90
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.72
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20172$0.61$0.63$0.62
Q3 20172$0.63$0.64$0.64
Q4 20172$0.63$0.66$0.65
Q1 20182$0.64$0.67$0.66
Q2 20182$0.66$0.67$0.67
Q3 20182$0.67$0.71$0.69
Q4 20182$0.68$0.74$0.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Next Dividend:8/23/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.23%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:33.47% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.65% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
30.19% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE GWB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2017quarterly$0.202.06%8/9/20178/11/20178/23/2017
4/27/2017quarterly$0.201.86%5/10/20175/12/20175/24/2017
1/26/2017quarterly$0.171.52%2/8/20172/10/20172/21/2017
10/27/2016quarterly$0.172.07%11/8/201611/11/201611/23/2016
7/29/2016quarterly$0.141.69%8/10/20168/12/20168/24/2016
4/29/2016quarterly$0.141.78%5/6/20165/10/20165/24/2016
1/27/2016quarterly$0.142.27%2/9/20162/11/20162/23/2016
10/30/2015quarterly$0.141.98%11/10/201511/13/201511/30/2015
7/27/2015$0.128/12/20158/14/20158/28/2015
4/28/2015quarterly$0.122.06%5/13/20155/15/20155/29/2015
1/29/2015quarterly$0.122/10/20152/12/20152/23/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.19%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/12/2017Bryan Leighton KindoppInsiderSell766$40.95$31,367.70View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Kenneth James KarelsInsiderSell1,029$40.79$41,972.91View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Peter Robert ChapmanCFOSell465$40.79$18,967.35View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Kenneth James KarelsInsiderSell3,516$40.32$141,765.12View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Peter Robert ChapmanCFOSell1,004$40.26$40,421.04View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Stephen John UlenbergEVPSell506$40.24$20,361.44View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Bryan Leighton KindoppInsiderSell1,554$38.00$59,052.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016Kenneth James KarelsInsiderSell2,325$33.07$76,887.75View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016Bryan Leighton KindoppInsiderSell296$33.04$9,779.84View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016Peter Robert ChapmanCFOSell524$33.00$17,292.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016Stephen John UlenbergEVPSell446$33.02$14,726.92View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Thomas Edward HenningDirectorBuy3,000$22.81$68,430.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2016Stephen John UlenbergEVPBuy2,000$25.50$51,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Bryan Leighton KindoppEVPBuy200$24.04$4,808.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Australia Bank Ltd NationalDirectorSell23,000,000$20.59$473,570,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2014Andrew C Hove JrDirectorBuy1,000$18.00$18,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2014Peter Robert ChapmanInsiderBuy3,500$18.00$63,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
Latest Headlines for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 10:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Great Western Bancorp Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GWB-US : August 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $119.87 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) to Post $0.63 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 8:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 11:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Great Western Bancorp, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (GWB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 8:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPiper Jaffray Companies Reiterates $42.00 Price Target for Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 9:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp's (GWB) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 10:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 10:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStephens Analysts Give Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) a $46.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 9:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 10:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Great Western Bancorp, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 3:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal Year 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 3:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GWB earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 3:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GWB-US : July 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 10:03 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K Great Western Bancorp, For: Jul 27
www.streetinsider.com - July 28 at 5:56 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGreat Western Bancorp's (GWB) CEO Kenneth James Karels on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 27 at 7:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp misses Street 3Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Plans $0.20 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 3:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 11:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Lowered to "Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $117.58 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Will Post Earnings of $0.62 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 8:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings and Conference Call Date
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 10:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp's (NYSE:GWB) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 9:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 10:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) – Value Analysis (NYSE:GWB) : June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 7:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GWB-US : June 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 11:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $117.40 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 12:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.62 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 8:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 8:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) Insider Sells $31,367.70 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GWB-US : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp Inc (GWB) Upgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 7:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKBE S&P bank index jumps five percent
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 6:01 PM
nasdaq.com logoGWB Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
www.nasdaq.com - June 9 at 10:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) : May 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 5:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeefe, Bruyette & Woods Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Great Western Bancorp Inc (GWB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 7:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp Inc (GWB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 7:52 AM
nasdaq.com logoGreat Western Bancorp Enters Oversold Territory (GWB)
www.nasdaq.com - May 18 at 9:45 AM
nasdaq.com logoGreat Western Bancorp Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for GWB
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) :GWB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:20 AM
nasdaq.com logoGreat Western Bancorp (GWB) Passes Through 2% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - May 16 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp Inc (GWB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 12:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGreat Western Bancorp, Inc. (South Dakota) : GWB-US: Dividend Analysis : May 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 5:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGreat Western Bancorp (GWB) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Great Western Bancorp Inc (GWB) Will Post Earnings of $0.63 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 11:00 AM

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