Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC)

NASDAQ: WABC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
45.56
-0.06 (-0.13%)
Apr 17, 2024, 3:36 PM EDT - Market open
-0.13%
Market Cap 1.22B
Revenue (ttm) 324.80M
Net Income (ttm) 161.77M
Shares Out 26.68M
EPS (ttm) 6.06
PE Ratio 7.57
Forward PE 8.45
Dividend $1.76 (3.86%)
Ex-Dividend Date Feb 2, 2024
Volume 60,689
Open 45.32
Previous Close 45.62
Day's Range 45.32 - 45.99
52-Week Range 35.52 - 57.96
Beta 0.56
Analysts Hold
Price Target 53.67 (+17.8%)
Earnings Date Apr 30, 2024

About WABC

Westamerica Bancorporation operates as a bank holding company for the Westamerica Bank that provides various banking products and services to individual and commercial customers. The company accepts various deposit products, including retail savings and checking accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan portfolio includes commercial, commercial and residential real estate, real estate construction, and consumer installment loans, as well as indirect automobile loans. The company was formerly known as Independent Bankshares Corporat... [Read more]

Sector Financials
Founded 1972
Employees 641
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol WABC
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2023, WABC's revenue was $324.80 million, an increase of 22.59% compared to the previous year's $264.95 million. Earnings were $161.77 million, an increase of 32.56%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for WABC stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is $53.67, which is an increase of 17.80% from the latest price.

Price Target
$53.67
(17.80% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold
Stock Forecasts

News

Westamerica Bank Announces New Board Member

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 11, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation announces the appointment of Martin Camsey to its Board of Directors.

6 days ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 25, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ: WABC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share on common stock ou...

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Fourth Quarter 2023 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the fourth quarter 2023 of $39.5 million a...

3 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

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4 months ago - Market Watch

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2023 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the third quarter 2023 of $41.6 million an...

6 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ: WABC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share on common stock ou...

9 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Second Quarter 2023 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the second quarter 2023 of $40.2 million a...

9 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports First Quarter 2023 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the first quarter 2023 of $40.5 million a...

1 year ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Fourth Quarter 2022 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the fourth quarter 2022 of $39.3 million a...

1 year ago - GlobeNewsWire

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Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the third quarter 2022 of $34.8 million an...

1 year ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend and Announces Stock Repurchase Plan

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ: WABC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.42 per share on common stock ou...

1 year ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the second quarter 2022 of $25.3 million a...

1 year ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the first quarter 2022 of $22.6 million a...

2 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Fourth Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the fourth quarter 2021 of $21.7 million a...

2 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the third quarter 2021 of $22.1 million an...

2 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Announces Stock Repurchase Plan

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation's Board of Directors approved a plan to repurchase, as conditions warrant, up to 1,750,000 shares of the Company's comm...

2 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the second quarter 2021 of $22.6 million a...

2 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

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Westamerica Bancorporation Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the first quarter 2021 of $20.1 million a...

3 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the fourth quarter 2020 of $23.8 million a...

3 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the third quarter 2020 of $20.1 million an...

3 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Reports Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation (Nasdaq: WABC), parent company of Westamerica Bank, generated net income for the second quarter 2020 of $19.6 million...

4 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ:  WABC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.41 per share on common stock...

4 years ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica Bancorporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend.

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Westamerica Bancorporation (NASDAQ: WABC) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.41 per share on common stock ...

4 years ago - GlobeNewsWire