NYSE:WAL - Western Alliance Bancorporation Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $44.56 -0.54 (-1.20 %) (As of 05/20/2019 09:36 AM ET)Previous Close$45.10Today's Range$44.47 - $45.5052-Week Range$37.39 - $64.06Volume407,558 shsAverage Volume800,226 shsMarket Capitalization$4.66 billionP/E Ratio10.76Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.57 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive WAL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WAL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WAL Previous Symbol CUSIP95763810 CIK1212545 Webwww.westernalliancebancorp.com Phone602-389-3500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14 Current Ratio0.93 Quick Ratio0.93Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.76 Forward P/E Ratio9.44 P/E Growth0.83 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.08 billion Price / Sales4.32 Cash Flow$4.5703 per share Price / Cash Flow9.75 Book Value$26.04 per share Price / Book1.71Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.14 Net Income$435.79 million Net Margins40.08% Return on Equity17.84% Return on Assets2.02%Miscellaneous Employees1,787 Outstanding Shares104,470,000Market Cap$4.66 billion Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 were Western Alliance Bancorporation's earnings last quarter? Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 22nd. The financial services provider reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.10 by $0.06. The financial services provider earned $259.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $266.48 million. Western Alliance Bancorporation had a net margin of 40.08% and a return on equity of 17.84%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 14.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.96 earnings per share. 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 Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Western Alliance Bancorporation. What price target have analysts set for WAL? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Western Alliance Bancorporation's shares. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price to reach $61.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.9% 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? News stories about WAL stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Western Alliance Bancorporation earned a coverage optimism score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Western Alliance Bancorporation's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Western Alliance Bancorporation include Citizens Financial Group (CFG), Deutsche Bank (DB), SVB Financial Group (SIVB), First Financial Bankshares (FFIN), East West Bancorp (EWBC), Commerce Bancshares (CBSH), Signature Bank (SBNY), Popular (BPOP), First Citizens BancShares (FCNCA), Prosperity Bancshares (PB), IBERIABANK (IBKC), Wintrust Financial (WTFC), Bank Ozk (OZK), United Bankshares (UBSI) and First Hawaiian (FHB). 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), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Applied Materials (AMAT), Paypal (PYPL), Lam Research (LRCX), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Micron Technology (MU). 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 BlackRock Inc. (4.67%), Wellington Management Group LLP (3.68%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.07%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.95%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (1.90%) and Davis Capital Partners LLC (1.44%). Company insiders that own Western Alliance Bancorporation stock include Bruce D Beach, Dale Gibbons, Donald D Snyder, Gerald A Cady, J Kelly Jr Ardrey, Kenneth Vecchione, Marianne Boyd Johnson, Michael Patriarca, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver, Robert P Latta, Robert Reoch Mcauslan, Sung Won Sohn and William S Boyd. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Western Alliance Bancorporation. Which institutional investors are selling Western Alliance Bancorporation stock? WAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Gillson Capital LP, Citigroup Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC and OppenheimerFunds Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Western Alliance Bancorporation company stock in the last year include Bruce D Beach, Donald D Snyder, Randall S Theisen, Robert Gary Sarver and Robert Reoch Mcauslan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Western Alliance Bancorporation. Which institutional investors are buying Western Alliance Bancorporation stock? WAL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Davis Capital Partners LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Man Group plc, BlackRock Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Pennsylvania Trust Co and Pennsylvania Trust Co. Company insiders that have bought Western Alliance Bancorporation stock in the last two years include Dale Gibbons, Kenneth Vecchione, Michael Patriarca and Robert P Latta. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Western Alliance Bancorporation's stock price today? One share of WAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.56. How big of a company is Western Alliance Bancorporation? Western Alliance Bancorporation has a market capitalization of $4.66 billion and generates $1.08 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $435.79 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.14 on an earnings per share basis. Western Alliance Bancorporation employs 1,787 workers across the globe. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 383 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 289 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 672MarketBeat'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 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why are percentage decliners important? 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