West Bancorporation (WTBA): Price and Financial Metrics

West Bancorporation (WTBA): $28.49

0.72 (+2.59%)

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  • WTBA scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 94.54% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WTBA is in Sentiment, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • WTBA's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 27.24% of US stocks).

WTBA Stock Summary

  • For WTBA, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 83.05% of US equities we're observing.
  • WTBA's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 95.51% of US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for WTBA comes in at 10.71% -- higher than that of 80.85% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to West Bancorporation Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be TCBI, FFIC, FBIZ, BKU, and PGC.
  • Visit WTBA's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.westbankstrong.com.

WTBA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, WTBA's EV/EBIT ratio is 12.22% lower, now standing at 7.9.
  • Over the past 238 months, WTBA's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.
  • Over the past 238 months, WTBA's EV/EBIT ratio has gone down 1.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WTBA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WTBA 2019-12-23 5.7 2.0 14.7 14.2
WTBA 2017-12-18 6.3 2.4 17.2 16.3
WTBA 2016-03-24 4.6 1.9 13.1 11.5
WTBA 2012-06-26 3.4 1.3 13.1 13.4
WTBA 2011-02-10 3.1 0.9 12.8 12.3
WTBA 2009-07-01 2.2 0.6 10.1 9.0

WTBA Growth Metrics

  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -18.67%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 77.22%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 38.08%.
WTBA's revenue has moved up $20,617,000 over the prior 49 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 85.537 46.922 36.375
2020-12-31 80.435 42.285 32.712
2020-09-30 78.97 40.726 31.765
2020-06-30 77.609 43.884 31.191
2020-06-30 77.609 43.884 31.191
2020-03-31 76.124 40.734 29.88

WTBA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WTBA, see our WTBA 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 $28.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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WTBA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $28.49 52-week high $29.90
Prev. close $27.77 52-week low $15.50
Day low $28.02 Volume 24,400
Day high $28.49 Avg. volume 38,337
50-day MA $27.78 Dividend yield 3.37%
200-day MA $23.21 Market Cap 471.65M

West Bancorporation (WTBA) Company Bio

West Bancorp provides community banking and trust services to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses in Iowa. The company was founded in 1893 and is based in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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West Bancorp (WTBA) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

West Bancorp (WTBA) 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.

Yahoo | July 22, 2021

What Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of West Bancorporation, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTBA) Shares?

If you want to know who really controls West Bancorporation, Inc. ( NASDAQ:WTBA ), then you'll have to look at the...

Yahoo | July 6, 2021

West Bancorporation, Inc. to Announce Quarterly Results, Hold Conference Call

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- West Bancorporation, Inc. (Nasdaq: WTBA) (the “Company”), parent company of West Bank, will report its results for the second quarter of 2021, on Thursday, July 29, 2021 before the markets open. The Company will discuss its results in a conference call scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Friday, July 30, 2021. The telephone number for the conference call is 888-339-0814. A recording of the call will be available until August 13, 2021,

Yahoo | June 25, 2021

PPG Furthers LGBTQ Inclusion Commitments with Pennsylvania Values Business Pledge

PITTSBURGH, Jun 22, 2021--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced it has signed the Pennsylvania Values Business Pledge, an effort to bring businesses together to promote a thriving, welcoming, and economically-strong commonwealth for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Yahoo | June 22, 2021

PPG Introduces Digital Color-Matching Device for Commercial Vehicles

ROLLE, Switzerland, Jun 22, 2021--PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the introduction of its ColorReader portable digital device, which will enable customers in the commercial vehicle sector to quickly and precisely match colors to the PPG DELFLEET ONE® color palette and international standard colors.

Yahoo | June 22, 2021

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WTBA Price Returns

1-mo 4.94%
3-mo 16.40%
6-mo 38.20%
1-year 76.08%
3-year 26.19%
5-year 81.10%
YTD 50.37%
2020 -21.18%
2019 39.47%
2018 -21.54%
2017 4.94%
2016 29.81%

WTBA Dividends

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