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Hancock Whitney Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.70 (-2.31 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $29.65
50-Day Range
MA: $24.62
52-Week Range
Now: $29.65
Volume115,612 shs
Average Volume639,071 shs
Market Capitalization$2.56 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.56%
Hancock Whitney Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Hancock Whitney Bank that provides a range of banking products and services to commercial, small business, and retail customers. The company accepts various deposit products, such as noninterest-bearing demand deposits, interest-bearing transaction accounts, savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, and time deposit accounts. Its loan products include commercial and industrial; commercial real estate; construction and land development; residential mortgages, including fixed and adjustable rate loans; consumer loans comprising second lien mortgage home loans, home equity lines of credit, and nonresidential consumer purpose loans; revolving credit facilities; and letters of credit and financial guarantees. The company also offers investment brokerage services, and annuity and life insurance products; trust and investment management services to retirement plans, corporations, and individuals; and treasury management services, as well as operates and sells foreclosed assets. It operates approximately 217 full service banking and financial services offices and 288 automated teller machines in Gulf south corridor, including south Mississippi; southern and central Alabama; southern, central, and northwest Louisiana; the northern, central, and Panhandle regions of Florida; and east Texas, including Houston, Beaumont, and Dallas, as well as operates a loan production office in Nashville, Tennessee. The company was formerly known as Hancock Holding Company and changed its name to Hancock Whitney Corporation in May 2018. Hancock Whitney Corporation was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Gulfport, Mississippi.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.91 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Regional Banks
Phone(228) 868-4000



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$2.56 billion
Next Earnings Date1/13/2021 (Estimated)
-0.70 (-2.31 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Hancock Whitney (NYSE:HWC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Hancock Whitney's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Hancock Whitney's stock was trading at $21.32 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HWC shares have increased by 39.1% and is now trading at $29.65.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Hancock Whitney?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hancock Whitney in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Hancock Whitney?

Wall Street analysts have given Hancock Whitney a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Hancock Whitney wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Hancock Whitney's next earnings date?

Hancock Whitney is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 13th 2021.
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How were Hancock Whitney's earnings last quarter?

Hancock Whitney Co. (NYSE:HWC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 20th. The company reported $0.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.20. The firm earned $318.93 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $316.88 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.03 EPS.
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How often does Hancock Whitney pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hancock Whitney?

Hancock Whitney declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, December 4th will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 3rd.
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What price target have analysts set for HWC?

6 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Hancock Whitney's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Hancock Whitney's stock price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.9%.
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Who are some of Hancock Whitney's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hancock Whitney own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hancock Whitney investors own include 56501 (HBHC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), International Business Machines (IBM), Invesco (IVZ), KeyCorp (KEY), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), The Southern (SO), Toyota Motor (TM), TELUS (TU) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Hancock Whitney's key executives?

Hancock Whitney's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John M. Hairston, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $2.34M)
  • Mr. Michael M. Achary, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. D. Shane Loper, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 54, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Joseph S. Exnicios, Sr. Exec. VP (Age 64, Pay $1.16M)
  • Mr. Cecil W. Knight Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Banking Officer (Age 56, Pay $824.01k)
  • Mr. David J. Lundgren Jr., C.F.A., CFA, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Stephen E. Barker, Exec. VP, Sr. Accounting & Fin. Exec. and Chief Accounting Officer (Age 64)
  • Ms. Trisha Voltz Carlson, Exec. VP & Investor Relations Mang.
  • Ms. Joy Lambert Phillips Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 65)
  • Ms. Cindy S. Collins, Chief Compliance Officer

What is Hancock Whitney's stock symbol?

Hancock Whitney trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HWC."

Who are Hancock Whitney's major shareholders?

Hancock Whitney's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.91%), State Street Corp (3.76%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.14%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.64%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (1.18%) and LSV Asset Management (1.15%). Company insiders that own Hancock Whitney stock include Carleton Richard Wilkins, Cecil W Knight Jr, Cecil W Knight, Jr, Joan Cahill Teofilo and Joseph S Exnicios.
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Which institutional investors are selling Hancock Whitney stock?

HWC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, BlackRock Inc., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Morgan Stanley, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, ExodusPoint Capital Management LP, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, and LSV Asset Management.
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Which institutional investors are buying Hancock Whitney stock?

HWC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Mackay Shields LLC, and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Hancock Whitney stock in the last two years include Carleton Richard Wilkins, and Joan Cahill Teofilo.
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How do I buy shares of Hancock Whitney?

Shares of HWC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Hancock Whitney's stock price today?

One share of HWC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.65.

How big of a company is Hancock Whitney?

Hancock Whitney has a market capitalization of $2.56 billion. Hancock Whitney employs 4,058 workers across the globe.

What is Hancock Whitney's official website?

The official website for Hancock Whitney is www.hancockwhitney.com.

How can I contact Hancock Whitney?

The company can be reached via phone at (228) 868-4000.

This page was last updated on 11/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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