Western Alliance Bancorporation (DE) (WAL): Price and Financial Metrics

Western Alliance Bancorporation (DE) (WAL): $118.43

-3.59 (-2.94%)

POWR Rating

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  • WAL scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 80.83% of US stocks.
  • WAL's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 52 weeks.
  • WAL ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

WAL Stock Summary

  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 11.28 for Western Alliance Bancorporation; that's greater than it is for 93.77% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 154.47%, Western Alliance Bancorporation's debt growth rate surpasses 93.77% of about US stocks.
  • Western Alliance Bancorporation's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 21.25%, greater than the shareholder yield of 89.99% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Western Alliance Bancorporation are EGBN, AX, EWBC, ACBI, and PROV.
  • Visit WAL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.westernalliancebancorporation.com.

WAL Valuation Summary

  • WAL's price/earnings ratio is 13.3; this is 20.91% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 196 months, WAL's price/earnings ratio has gone down 15.4.
  • Over the past 196 months, WAL's price/sales ratio has gone down 1.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WAL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WAL 2019-07-02 4.7 1.7 10.2 8.1
WAL 2019-04-25 5.3 1.9 11.4 10.5
WAL 2019-02-28 5.4 2.0 12.1 9.3
WAL 2017-07-05 7.3 2.7 19.3 13.2
WAL 2015-08-20 7.4 2.1 20.5 13.2
WAL 2014-02-24 5.8 2.3 17.2 15.0

WAL Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 19.97%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -5.39%.
  • The year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -6.39%.
WAL's revenue has moved up $648,914,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 1,553.877 -1,574.402 745.664
2021-03-31 1,260.547 646.321 615.136
2020-12-31 1,114.1 670.2 506.6
2020-09-30 1,025.305 633.383 441.069
2020-06-30 1,016.485 670.894 432.675
2020-03-31 1,050.714 690.437 462.339

WAL'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.
  • WAL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 28.85% of graded US stocks.
  • WAL's asset turnover comes in at 0.038 -- ranking 214th of 433 Banking stocks.
  • CPF, USB, and LBAI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WAL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.038 1 0.024
2021-03-31 0.035 1 0.022
2020-12-31 0.034 1 0.020
2020-09-30 0.034 1 0.018
2020-06-30 0.036 1 0.019
2020-03-31 0.039 1 0.021

WAL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WAL, see our WAL 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 $120.42 Average Broker Recommendation 1.38 (Strong Buy)

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WAL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $118.43 52-week high $124.88
Prev. close $122.02 52-week low $38.07
Day low $118.24 Volume 202,184
Day high $123.95 Avg. volume 720,106
50-day MA $103.90 Dividend yield 1.15%
200-day MA $95.71 Market Cap 12.34B

Western Alliance Bancorporation (DE) (WAL) Company Bio

Western Alliance Bancorp provides various banking products and related services primarily in Arizona, California, and Nevada. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Western Alliance (WAL) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

Western Alliance (WAL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 2.22% and 3.53%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | October 21, 2021

Western Alliance Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

PHOENIX, October 21, 2021--Western Alliance Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Yahoo | October 21, 2021

Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America

Stock analysts at Bank of America assumed coverage on shares of Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) in a research note issued on Monday, Price Targets.com reports. The firm set a buy rating and a $150.00 price target on the financial services providers stock. Bank of Americas price target indicates a potential upside of 27.68% from the []

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Earnings and Growth Analysis : Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL)

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Why Western Alliance (WAL) Might Surprise This Earnings Season

Western Alliance (WAL) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

Yahoo | October 20, 2021

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WAL Price Returns

1-mo 14.90%
3-mo 26.91%
6-mo 12.18%
1-year 184.88%
3-year 160.61%
5-year 231.45%
YTD 99.32%
2020 7.77%
2019 45.90%
2018 -30.25%
2017 16.24%
2016 35.83%

WAL Dividends

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