Westamerica Bancorporation (WABC)

NASDAQ: WABC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
52.29
-0.41 (-0.78%)
Sep 30, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
-0.78%
Market Cap 1.41B
Revenue (ttm) 221.61M
Net Income (ttm) 91.71M
Shares Out 26.91M
EPS (ttm) 3.41
PE Ratio 15.33
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $1.68 (3.21%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 5, 2022
Volume 107,742
Open 52.70
Previous Close 52.70
Day's Range 52.27 - 53.69
52-Week Range 52.27 - 63.43
Beta 0.62
Analysts Sell
Price Target 71.40 (+36.5%)
Earnings Date Oct 19, 2022

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. It operates through 78 branch offices in 21 counties in Northern ... [Read more...]

Industry Banks
Founded 1972
Employees 534
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol WABC
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, WABC's revenue was $214.83 million, an increase of 4.61% compared to the previous year's $205.37 million. Earnings were $86.51 million, an increase of 7.58%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for WABC stock is "Sell." The 12-month stock price forecast is 71.4, which is an increase of 36.55% from the latest price.

Price Target
$71.4
(36.55% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Sell
Stock Forecasts

News

Why Westamerica (WABC) is a Great Dividend Stock Right Now

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Westamerica (WABC) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

New Strong Buy Stocks for September 6th

KLBAY, ESEA, WABC, OROVY and TRMK have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on September 6, 2022.

Other symbols: ESEATRMK
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Best Income Stocks to Buy for September 6th

ESEA, WABC and TRMK made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on September 6, 2022.

Other symbols: ESEATRMK
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica (WABC) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Will Westamerica (WABC) Gain on Rising Earnings Estimates?

Westamerica (WABC) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

This is Why Westamerica (WABC) is a Great Dividend Stock

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 outs...

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

What Makes Westamerica (WABC) a New Strong Buy Stock

Westamerica (WABC) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica (WABC) Surpasses Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Westamerica (WABC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 10.59% and 6.64%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 and...

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica (WABC) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica Bancorporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 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 out...

5 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica (WABC) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

Westamerica (WABC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 5% and 3.03%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 and...

5 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica (WABC) Lags Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Westamerica (WABC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -2.41% and 1.11%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 and...

8 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica (WABC) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q4 Release

Westamerica (WABC) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica Bank Announces New Board Member

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Dec. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westamerica Bancorporation announces the appointment of Inez Wondeh to its Board of Directors.

9 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Best Income Stocks to Buy for November 4th

CZNC, WABC, GNK, and TSN made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on November 4, 2021.

Other symbols: CZNCGNKTSN
10 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica Bancorporation Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 28, 2021 (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 outs...

11 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Best Income Stocks to Buy for October 25th

WABC, RL, MRO, and HWC made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on October 25, 2021.

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11 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Westamerica (WABC) Q3 Earnings Match Estimates

Westamerica (WABC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and 1.92%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

11 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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 and ...

11 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Westamerica (WABC) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q3 Release

Westamerica (WABC) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

11 months ago - Zacks Investment Research