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NYSE:WAL - Western Alliance Bancorporation Stock Price, Forecast & News

$55.92
-2.23 (-3.83 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$55.86
Now: $55.92
$58.30
50-Day Range
$55.23
MA: $57.22
$58.26
52-Week Range
$38.55
Now: $55.92
$58.94
Volume789,436 shs
Average Volume483,309 shs
Market Capitalization$5.74 billion
P/E Ratio11.55
Dividend Yield1.72%
Beta1.68
Western Alliance Bancorporation operates as the holding company for Western Alliance Bank that provides various banking products and related services primarily in Arizona, California, and Nevada. The company offers deposit products, including checking accounts, savings accounts, and money market accounts, as well as fixed-rate and fixed maturity certificates of deposit accounts. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
CUSIP95763810
Phone602-389-3500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.29 billion
Cash Flow$4.39 per share
Book Value$24.69 per share

Profitability

Net Income$499.17 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,787
Market Cap$5.74 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock symbol?

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

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 Friday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th. View Western Alliance Bancorporation's Dividend History.

How were Western Alliance Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $1.25 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.05. The financial services provider earned $287.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $289.11 million. Western Alliance Bancorporation had a net margin of 38.69% and a return on equity of 17.63%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.13 EPS. View Western Alliance Bancorporation's Earnings History.

When is Western Alliance Bancorporation's next earnings date?

Western Alliance Bancorporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

What price target have analysts set for WAL?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Western Alliance Bancorporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $62.00. On average, they anticipate Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price to reach $57.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Western Alliance Bancorporation?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Alliance Bancorporation in the last year. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

Has Western Alliance Bancorporation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WAL stock have trended very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Western Alliance Bancorporation earned a news impact score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

Are investors shorting Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,580,000 shares, an increase of 15.2% from the December 31st total of 2,240,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 643,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.0 days. Currently, 2.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Western Alliance Bancorporation's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Western Alliance Bancorporation's key competitors?

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 Continental Resources (CLR), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Paypal (PYPL), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Walt Disney (DIS), Applied Materials (AMAT), Netflix (NFLX) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Western Alliance Bancorporation's key executives?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert Gary Sarver, Exec. Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Vecchione, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Dale M. Gibbons, Vice Chairman & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. James Haught, Pres & COO (Age 50)
  • Mr. James Kelly Ardrey Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)

Who are Western Alliance Bancorporation's major shareholders?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.34%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.27%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.12%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.79%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.54%) and FMR LLC (1.46%). Company insiders that own Western Alliance Bancorporation stock include Bruce D Beach, Dale Gibbons, Donald D Snyder, Gerald A Cady, Kenneth Vecchione, Marianne Boyd Johnson, Michael Patriarca, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver, Robert Reoch Mcauslan, Sung Won Sohn, Todd Marshall and William S Boyd. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

Which major investors are selling Western Alliance Bancorporation stock?

WAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Endeavour Capital Advisors Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., FSI Group LLC, Barclays PLC, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P. and William Blair Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Western Alliance Bancorporation company stock in the last year include Marianne Boyd Johnson, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver, Robert Reoch Mcauslan and Todd Marshall. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

Which major investors are buying Western Alliance Bancorporation stock?

WAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, FMR LLC, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Strycker View Capital LLC, Fiera Capital Corp and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Western Alliance Bancorporation stock in the last two years include Dale Gibbons, Kenneth Vecchione, Michael Patriarca and William S Boyd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Alliance Bancorporation.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price today?

One share of WAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.92.

How big of a company is Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation has a market capitalization of $5.74 billion and generates $1.29 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $499.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.84 on an earnings per share basis. Western Alliance Bancorporation employs 1,787 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Western Alliance Bancorporation.

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's official website?

The official website for Western Alliance Bancorporation is http://www.westernalliancebancorp.com/.

How can I contact Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's mailing address is ONE E. WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 1400, PHOENIX AZ, 85004. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 602-389-3500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE WAL)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  429 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  348 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  777
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Western Alliance Bancorporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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