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Western Alliance Bancorporation Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.70 (+5.23%)
(As of 06/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
869,173 shs
Average Volume
916,461 shs
Market Capitalization
$8.06 billion
P/E Ratio
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WAL Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

3.67 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

13th out of 1,363 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

3rd out of 239 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 4.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL)

Western Alliance Bancorporation operates as the bank holding company for Western Alliance Bank that provides various banking products and related services primarily in Arizona, California, and Nevada. It operates in Commercial, Consumer Related, and Corporate & Other segments. The company offers deposit products, including checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as fixed-rate and fixed maturity certificates of deposit accounts; and treasury management and residential mortgage products and services. It also offers commercial and industrial loan products, such as working capital lines of credit, loans to technology companies, inventory and accounts receivable lines, mortgage warehouse lines, equipment loans and leases, and other commercial loans; commercial real estate loans, which are secured by multi-family residential properties, professional offices, industrial facilities, retail centers, hotels, and other commercial properties; construction and land development loans for single family and multi-family residential projects, industrial/warehouse properties, office buildings, retail centers, medical office facilities, and residential lot developments; and consumer loans. In addition, the company provides other financial services, such as internet banking, wire transfers, electronic bill payment and presentment, lock box services, courier, and cash management services. Further, it holds certain investment securities, municipal and non-profit loans, and leases; invests primarily in low-income housing tax credits and small business investment corporations; and holds certain real estate loans and related securities. The company operates 36 branch locations, as well as loan production offices. Western Alliance Bancorporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Regional Banks
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/27 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
7 Analysts


Net Income
$899.20 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.06 billion
Cash Flow
$9.95 per share
Book Value
$44.80 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$8.06 billion

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Western Alliance Bancorporation Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Western Alliance Bancorporation stock right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Alliance Bancorporation in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Western Alliance Bancorporation stock.
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What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price forecast for 2022?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock. Their WAL stock forecasts range from $100.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price to reach $122.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 65.0% from the stock's current price.
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How has Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock performed in 2022?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock was trading at $107.65 at the beginning of the year. Since then, WAL shares have decreased by 30.8% and is now trading at $74.45.
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When is Western Alliance Bancorporation's next earnings date?

Western Alliance Bancorporation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 21st 2022.
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How were Western Alliance Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 21st. The financial services provider reported $2.22 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.09 by $0.13. The financial services provider had revenue of $555.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $540.09 million. Western Alliance Bancorporation had a net margin of 41.03% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.77%. Western Alliance Bancorporation's quarterly revenue was up 64.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.90 earnings per share.
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How often does Western Alliance Bancorporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 13th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, May 27th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 12th.
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Is Western Alliance Bancorporation a good dividend stock?

Western Alliance Bancorporation(NYSE:WAL) pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.98%. Western Alliance Bancorporation does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Western Alliance Bancorporation is 15.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Western Alliance Bancorporation will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.93% next year. This indicates that Western Alliance Bancorporation will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Western Alliance Bancorporation's key executives?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Vecchione, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 68, Pay $4.51M)
  • Mr. Dale M. Gibbons, Vice Chairman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 62, Pay $2.16M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy W. Boothe, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.08M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. James Kelly Ardrey Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jeff Semonovich, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Jessica Jarvi, Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Miles Pondelik, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Barbara J. Kennedy, Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Robert R. McAuslan, Exec. VP (Age 74)
  • Mr. Daniel P. Myers, Division CEO of Bridge Bank (Age 62)

What is Kenneth A. Vecchione's approval rating as Western Alliance Bancorporation's CEO?

14 employees have rated Western Alliance Bancorporation CEO Kenneth A. Vecchione on Glassdoor.com. Kenneth A. Vecchione has an approval rating of 60% among Western Alliance Bancorporation's employees. This puts Kenneth A. Vecchione in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Alliance Bancorporation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Western Alliance Bancorporation investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Continental Resources (CLR), Netflix (NFLX), Square (SQ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Zynga (ZNGA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Trade Desk (TTD).

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock symbol?

Western Alliance Bancorporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WAL."

Who are Western Alliance Bancorporation's major shareholders?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.65%), Capital International Investors (5.33%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.59%), BlackRock Inc. (4.12%), State Street Corp (2.64%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.56%). Company insiders that own Western Alliance Bancorporation stock include Bryan K Segedi, Dale Gibbons, Donald D Snyder, Donald D Snyder, J Kelly Jr Ardrey, James E D V M Nave, Kenneth Vecchione, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Marianne Boyd Johnson, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver, Robert P Latta, Steven J Hilton, Steven J Hilton, Timothy W Boothe and Todd Marshall.
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Which major investors are selling Western Alliance Bancorporation stock?

WAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Jane Street Group LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Prudential Financial Inc., and Employees Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have sold Western Alliance Bancorporation company stock in the last two years include Donald D Snyder, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Randall S Theisen, Robert P Latta, Steven J Hilton, Timothy W Boothe, and Todd Marshall.
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Which major investors are buying Western Alliance Bancorporation stock?

WAL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Wellington Management Group LLP, Leeward Investments LLC MA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vanguard Group Inc., CI Investments Inc., Davis Capital Partners LLC, and William Blair Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Western Alliance Bancorporation stock in the last two years include Bryan K Segedi, Dale Gibbons, J Kelly Jr Ardrey, Kenneth Vecchione, Robert Gary Sarver, and Steven J Hilton.
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How do I buy shares of Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Shares of WAL 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 Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price today?

One share of WAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.45.

How much money does Western Alliance Bancorporation make?

Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) has a market capitalization of $8.06 billion and generates $2.06 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $899.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.989990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Western Alliance Bancorporation have?

Western Alliance Bancorporation employs 3,139 workers across the globe.

When was Western Alliance Bancorporation founded?

Western Alliance Bancorporation was founded in 2014.

How can I contact Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's mailing address is ONE E. WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 1400, PHOENIX AZ, 85004. The official website for Western Alliance Bancorporation is www.westernalliancebancorp.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (602) 389-3500, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 479-277-1830.

This page (NYSE:WAL) was last updated on 6/25/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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