Hancock Whitney Corporation (HWC): Price and Financial Metrics

Hancock Whitney Corporation (HWC): $47.92

-1.40 (-2.84%)

POWR Rating

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  • Stability is the dimension where HWC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 87.45% of US stocks.
  • HWC's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • HWC ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 39th percentile.

HWC Stock Summary

  • HWC's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 91.25% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Hancock Whitney Corp is reporting a growth rate of -525.78%; that's higher than just 3.89% of US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for Hancock Whitney Corp comes in at 96.31%, a number that bests 92.7% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Hancock Whitney Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be MRLN, STFC, PDLB, UVE, and RL.
  • Visit HWC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.hancockwhitney.com.

HWC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, HWC's EV/EBIT ratio is 19.77% lower, now standing at 6.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, HWC's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.
  • HWC's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 0.3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HWC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HWC 2019-10-21 3.0 1.0 9.8 12.0
HWC 2018-01-31 4.8 1.6 21.6 22.4
HWC 2017-03-23 4.6 1.3 24.4 26.0
HWC 2013-01-15 3.0 1.1 22.6 19.4
HWC 2009-06-10 3.7 1.8 18.7 18.7
HWC 2008-05-29 4.4 2.4 18.7 13.9

HWC Growth Metrics

  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 50.66%.
  • The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -16.51%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 21.67%.
Over the past 15 months, HWC's revenue has gone up $649,813,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 1,324.178 658.596 429.047
2021-06-30 1,263.085 655.874 378.821
2021-03-31 921.852 598.706 173.031
2020-12-31 664.047 355.191 -45.174
2020-09-30 674.549 413.126 -56.617
2020-06-30 674.365 290.023 -68.166

HWC'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.
  • HWC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 35% of graded US stocks.
  • HWC's asset turnover comes in at 0.037 -- ranking 237th of 430 Banking stocks.
  • CFG, WSBC, and PNFP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with HWC.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.037 1 0.013
2021-03-31 0.027 1 0.004
2020-12-31 0.020 1 -0.004
2020-09-30 0.021 1 -0.004
2020-06-30 0.021 1 -0.004
2020-03-31 0.032 1 0.005

HWC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of HWC, see our HWC 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 $51.39 Average Broker Recommendation 1.44 (Moderate Buy)

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HWC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $47.92 52-week high $53.61
Prev. close $49.32 52-week low $28.00
Day low $47.47 Volume 191,429
Day high $49.26 Avg. volume 397,631
50-day MA $49.68 Dividend yield 2.19%
200-day MA $45.82 Market Cap 4.16B

Hancock Whitney Corporation (HWC) Company Bio

Hancock Whitney Corporation (formerly Hancock Holding Company) provides a range of community banking services to commercial, small business, and retail customers in the states of Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, Florida, and Alabama. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Gulfport, Mississippi.

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Head to Head Review: State Street (NYSE:STT) versus Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC)

State Street (NYSE:STT) and Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends and earnings. Institutional and Insider Ownership 84.1% of State Street shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.8% []

Dakota Financial News | November 25, 2021

Hancock Whitney (HWC) Up 0.5% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Hancock Whitney (HWC) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | November 18, 2021

Can Hancock Whitney (HWC) Run Higher on Rising Earnings Estimates?

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

Yahoo | November 16, 2021

Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Acquires New Holdings in Hancock Whitney Co. (NASDAQ:HWC)

Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC purchased a new position in shares of Hancock Whitney Co. (NASDAQ:HWC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 36,580 shares of the companys stock, valued at approximately $1,626,000. A number of other large investors have also modified []

Dakota Financial News | November 13, 2021

Critical Analysis: Select Bancorp (NASDAQ:SLCT) & Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC)

Select Bancorp (NASDAQ:SLCT) and Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and dividends. Insider and Institutional Ownership 39.0% of Select Bancorp shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.8% []

Transcript Daily | November 10, 2021

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HWC Price Returns

1-mo -3.15%
3-mo 5.79%
6-mo -2.28%
1-year 75.36%
3-year 31.05%
5-year 29.95%
YTD 43.46%
2020 -19.11%
2019 30.21%
2018 -28.49%
2017 17.20%
2016 76.83%

HWC Dividends

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