Washington Federal, Inc. (WAFD)

NASDAQ: WAFD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
34.72
-0.28 (-0.80%)
At close: Aug 19, 2022 4:00 PM
34.71
-0.02 (-0.04%)
After-hours: Aug 19, 2022 4:05 PM EDT
-0.80%
Market Cap 2.27B
Revenue (ttm) 622.82M
Net Income (ttm) 200.68M
Shares Out 65.32M
EPS (ttm) 3.03
PE Ratio 11.46
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.95 (2.74%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 18, 2022
Volume 342,128
Open 34.83
Previous Close 35.00
Day's Range 34.43 - 34.85
52-Week Range 29.46 - 38.06
Beta 0.80
Analysts Buy
Price Target 39.44 (+13.6%)
Earnings Date Jul 13, 2022

About WAFD

Washington Federal, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Washington Federal Bank, National Association that provides lending, depository, insurance, and other banking services in the United States. The company offers deposit products, including business and personal checking accounts, and term certificates of deposit, as well as money market accounts and passbook savings accounts. It also provides single-family residential, construction, land acquisition and development, consumer lot, multi-family residential, commercial and industrial... [Read more...]

Industry Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
Founded 1917
Employees 2,082
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol WAFD
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, WAFD's revenue was $565.17 million, an increase of 5.69% compared to the previous year's $534.72 million. Earnings were $183.62 million, an increase of 5.87%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for WAFD stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 39.44, which is an increase of 13.59% from the latest price.

Price Target
$39.44
(13.59% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Washington Federal (WAFD) Up 13.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Washington Federal (WAFD) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

Washington Federal Announces Cash Dividend of 24 Cents Per Share

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WAFD #Dividend--Today, the Board of Directors of Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) (the “Company”), parent company of Washington Federal Bank (“WaFd Bank”), announced...

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Washington Federal (WAFD) Tops on Q3 Earnings as Revenues Rise

Washington Federal (WAFD) records a rise in revenues and expenses in the third quarter of fiscal 2022 (ended Jun 30).

Washington Federal (WAFD) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Washington Federal (WAFD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 15.19% and 6.48%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Washington Federal Announces Quarterly Earnings Per Share Of $0.91

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #earnings--Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) (the "Company"), parent company of Washington Federal Bank ("WaFd Bank"), today announced quarterly earnings of $63,295,000 ...

Why Washington Federal (WAFD) 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 Washington Federal (WAFD) have what it takes?

Washington Federal (WAFD) Gains From Loan Demand, Costs Rise

Increasing loan demand and efforts to diversify revenues will keep aiding Washington Federal's (WAFD) financials. Rising operating costs remain a near-term concern.

Washington Federal (WAFD) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

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Here's Why Washington Federal (WAFD) Stock is Worth Buying

Impressive revenue growth driven by a rise in loan demand and solid balance sheet and liquidity position support Washington Federal (WAFD), making it worth investing in right now.

Washington Federal (WAFD) Down 1.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Washington Federal (WAFD) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

WaFd Bank Promotes Veteran Banker Todd Gerber to Regional President for Arizona

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) (the “Company”), parent company of Washington Federal Bank, “WaFd Bank” today announced the promotion of veteran commercial banker Todd ...

Why Washington Federal (WAFD) is a Great Dividend Stock Right Now

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All You Need to Know About Washington Federal (WAFD) Rating Upgrade to Buy

Washington Federal (WAFD) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

Washington Federal (WAFD) Q2 Earnings Lag Estimates, Costs Up

Higher expenses hurt Washington Federal's (WAFD) fiscal Q2 earnings, while a rise in revenues and provision benefits offer some support.

Washington Federal (WAFD) Lags Q2 Earnings Estimates

Washington Federal (WAFD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -1.41% and 1.98%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Washington Federal Announces Quarterly Earnings Per Share Of $0.70

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #earnings--Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) (the "Company"), parent company of Washington Federal Bank ("WaFd Bank"), today announced quarterly earnings of $49,359,000 ...

Is a Surprise Coming for Washington Federal (WAFD) This Earnings Season?

Washington Federal (WAFD) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

Washington Federal (WAFD) to Report Q2 Results: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

Washington Federal (WAFD) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

WaFd Bank Promotes Banking Veteran Doron Joseph to Regional President for Nevada

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD) (the “Company”), parent company of Washington Federal Bank (“WaFd Bank”), today announced the promotion of veteran commercial banker Dor...

This is Why Washington Federal (WAFD) 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 Washington Federal (WAFD) have what it takes?

Why Washington Federal (WAFD) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again

Washington Federal (WAFD) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

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The Fed hikes interest rates for the first time in three years and signals a more hawkish monetary policy stance. The banks are clear winners.

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Robust Loan Growth to Aid Washington Federal's (WAFD) Top Line

Washington Federal (WAFD) remains poised for organic growth, supported by the rise in loan balances. Its efficient capital deployment activities reflect a solid balance sheet.