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Western Alliance Bancorporation Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.11 (-2.91 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $70.32
50-Day Range
MA: $59.83
52-Week Range
Now: $70.32
Volume660,473 shs
Average Volume825,927 shs
Market Capitalization$7.09 billion
P/E Ratio16.55
Dividend Yield1.38%
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. It also offers commercial and industrial loan products, such as working capital lines of credit, 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. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated 38 branch locations and 11 loan production offices. Western Alliance Bancorporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
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Overall MarketRank

2.11 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

162nd out of 1,704 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

27th out of 273 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.29 billion
Cash Flow$10.65 per share
Book Value$29.39 per share


Net Income$499.17 million


Market Cap$7.09 billion
Next Earnings Date1/21/2021 (Confirmed)
-2.11 (-2.91 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock was trading at $32.36 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WAL stock has increased by 117.3% and is now trading at $70.32.
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Is Western Alliance Bancorporation a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Western Alliance Bancorporation in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 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 stocks does MarketBeat like better than Western Alliance Bancorporation?

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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, January 21st 2021.
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How can I listen to Western Alliance Bancorporation's earnings call?

Western Alliance Bancorporation will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 21st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Western Alliance Bancorporation's earnings last quarter?

Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 22nd. The financial services provider reported $1.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.04 by $0.32. The financial services provider had revenue of $305.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $312.24 million. Western Alliance Bancorporation had a return on equity of 14.37% and a net margin of 32.82%. The business's revenue was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.24 EPS.
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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 Monday, November 2nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, November 27th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 12th.
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Is Western Alliance Bancorporation a good dividend stock?

Western Alliance Bancorporation pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.38%. The dividend payout ratio of Western Alliance Bancorporation is 20.66%. 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 22.17% next year. This indicates that Western Alliance Bancorporation will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WAL?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Western Alliance Bancorporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $83.00. On average, they anticipate Western Alliance Bancorporation's share price to reach $47.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 32.4%.
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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 The Walt Disney (DIS), Continental Resources (CLR), Netflix (NFLX), Square (SQ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Zynga (ZNGA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and The Trade Desk (TTD).

Who are Western Alliance Bancorporation's key executives?

Western Alliance Bancorporation's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert Gary Sarver, Exec. Chairman (Age 60, Pay $2.37M)
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Vecchione, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 67, Pay $2.96M)
  • Mr. Dale M. Gibbons, Vice Chairman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $1.88M)
  • Mr. Randall S. Theisen, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63, Pay $928.53k)
  • Ms. Barbara J. Kennedy, Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 54, Pay $800k)
  • Mr. Timothy W. Boothe, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. James Kelly Ardrey Jr., Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeff Semonovich, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Robyn Young, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Robert R. McAuslan, Exec. VP (Age 73)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include First Hawaiian Bank (0.00%). Company insiders that own Western Alliance Bancorporation stock include Bruce D Beach, Dale Gibbons, Donald D Snyder, James E D V M Nave, Kenneth Vecchione, Marianne Boyd Johnson, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver, Robert Reoch Mcauslan, Timothy W Boothe, Todd Marshall and William S Boyd.
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Which institutional investors are buying Western Alliance Bancorporation stock?

WAL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank. Company insiders that have bought Western Alliance Bancorporation stock in the last two years include Dale Gibbons, James E D V M Nave, Kenneth Vecchione, and William S Boyd.
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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.

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price today?

One share of WAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.32.

How big of a company is Western Alliance Bancorporation?

Western Alliance Bancorporation has a market capitalization of $7.09 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 1,885 workers across the globe.

What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's official website?

The official website for Western Alliance Bancorporation is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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