Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB): Price and Financial Metrics

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB): $19.67

0.18 (-0.91%)

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COLB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $19.67 52-week high $35.53
Prev. close $19.85 52-week low $17.54
Day low $19.51 Volume 1,596,400
Day high $20.02 Avg. volume 2,179,132
50-day MA $21.00 Dividend yield 7.11%
200-day MA $24.02 Market Cap 4.10B

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  • Growth is the dimension where COLB ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 59.24% of US stocks.
  • COLB's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 140 days.
  • COLB's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 11.88% of US stocks).

COLB Stock Summary

  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 7,143.49%, COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC's debt growth rate surpasses 99.71% of about US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC comes in at 81.26%, a number that bests 93.51% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for COLB comes in at -87.74% -- higher than that of only 6.27% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC are CHNR, PUMP, CVRX, AAMC, and SXTC.
  • COLB's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC's official web site, go to

COLB Valuation Summary

  • COLB's price/sales ratio is 3.6; this is 260% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, COLB's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for COLB.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
COLB 2023-09-15 3.6 0.9 17.2 24.4
COLB 2023-09-14 3.6 0.9 17.2 24.4
COLB 2023-09-13 3.5 0.9 16.7 24.0
COLB 2023-09-12 3.6 0.9 16.9 24.2
COLB 2023-09-11 3.5 0.9 16.7 24.0
COLB 2023-09-08 3.5 0.9 16.8 24.1

COLB Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -39.88%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 358.56%.
  • Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 9.52%.
Over the past 15 months, COLB's revenue has gone up $102,506,000.

The table below shows COLB's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 720.03 300.684 250.178
2022-09-30 691.069 269.681 224.183
2022-06-30 663.698 269.186 212.258
2022-03-31 647.033 238.369 208.489
2021-12-31 616.813 235.065 202.82
2021-09-30 617.524 237.626 218.209

COLB's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • COLB has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 20.7% of graded US stocks.
  • COLB's asset turnover comes in at 0.035 -- ranking 284th of 431 Banking stocks.
  • EMCF, CCNE, and BANR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with COLB.

The table below shows COLB's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.035 1 0.017
2021-03-31 0.035 1 0.016
2020-12-31 0.034 1 0.013
2020-09-30 0.034 1 0.012
2020-06-30 0.036 1 0.013
2020-03-31 0.040 1 0.015

COLB Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of COLB, see our COLB price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $39.25 Average Broker Recommendation 1.8 (Moderate Buy)

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB) Company Bio

Columbia Banking System provides various banking products and services to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, and individuals in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Tacoma, Washington.

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Latest COLB News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate COLB as an investment opportunity.

Umpqua Bank Names Nicole Bascomb-Green Head of Community Lending

Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Columbia Banking System Inc. (Nasdaq: COLB), today announced the appointment of Nicole Bascomb-Green as Head of Community Lending. In this role, Bascomb-Green is responsible for the management of the community lending team, harnessing Umpqua's full resources and expertise—including the Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation, and the bank's Community Reinvestment Act experts, product and retail banking leaders—to deliver innovative products and programs that address housin

Yahoo | September 14, 2023

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) Is About To Go Ex-Dividend, And It Pays A 7.3% Yield

It looks like Columbia Banking System, Inc. ( NASDAQ:COLB ) is about to go ex-dividend in the next 4 days. The...

Yahoo | August 19, 2023

Columbia Banking System Announces $0.36 Per Common Share Dividend

Columbia Banking System, Inc. ("Columbia" Nasdaq: COLB), parent company of Umpqua Bank, today announced its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.36 per common share, payable September 11, 2023, to shareholders of record as of August 25, 2023.

Yahoo | August 14, 2023

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) Q2 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) Q2 2023 Earnings Call Transcript July 19, 2023 Columbia Banking System, Inc. misses on earnings expectations. Reported EPS is $0.81 EPS, expectations were $0.93. Operator: Hello and thank you for standing by. Welcome to Columbia Banking System’s Second Quarter 2023 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] At this time, I would […]

Yahoo | July 22, 2023

Compared to Estimates, Columbia Banking (COLB) Q2 Earnings: A Look at Key Metrics

While the top- and bottom-line numbers for Columbia Banking (COLB) give a sense of how the business performed in the quarter ended June 2023, it could be worth looking at how some of its key metrics compare to Wall Street estimates and year-ago values.

Yahoo | July 19, 2023

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COLB Price Returns

1-mo 2.29%
3-mo -2.16%
6-mo -0.65%
1-year -30.92%
3-year -6.00%
5-year -40.25%
YTD -31.71%
2022 -4.26%
2021 -6.24%
2020 -7.63%
2019 16.40%
2018 -14.04%

COLB Dividends

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