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  Westamerica Bancorporation ( WABC) Stock. Should you Buy or Sell?    $ 56.23

0.37 (0.65 %)

Westamerica Bancorporation Analysis

Updated on 10-09-2022
Symbol WABC
Price $56.23
Beta 0.608
Volume Avg. $111.59 thousand
Market Cap $1.51 B
52 Week Range $53.24 - $63.43

Westamerica Bancorporation opened the day at $56.23 which is +'0.65 % on yesterday's close. Westamerica Bancorporation has a 52 week high of $63.43 and 52 week low of $53.24, which is a difference of $10.19. We like to see positive, upward trending shares, preferably with momentum. Market capitalization is $1.51 B and total net profit is $214833000 which means the company is trading at 7.04 times profit to market capitalization. Theoretically, if you were to buy Westamerica Bancorporation for $1.51 B, it would take 15 years to get your money back. Westamerica Bancorporation are in the Banks—Regional space which will have a sweet spot and industry standard for net profit multiples.

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Westamerica Bancorporation Stock Forecast - Is Westamerica Bancorporation a Buy or Sell?

DCF ScoreStrong Buy
ROE ScoreNeutral
ROA ScoreNeutral
DE ScoreStrong Buy
PE ScoreStrong Buy
PB ScoreStrong Buy
Overall RecommendationStrong Buy

Growth and Value

PE Ratio 16.490
Dividend Yiel 0.030
Net Profit Margin 0.414

Valuing Westamerica Bancorporation

Price Book Value Ratio 2.450 Price To Book Ratio 2.450
Price To Sales Ratio 6.823 Price Earnings Ratio 16.486

How liquid is Westamerica Bancorporation

Current Ratio 45.363
Quick Ratio 45.704


Debt Ratio 0.915 Debt Equity Ratio 10.703
Long Term Debt To Capitalization 0.028 Total Debt To Capitalization 0.180

Latest news about Westamerica Bancorporation

New Strong Buy Stocks for September 6th

KLBAY, ESEA, WABC, OROVY and TRMK have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on September 6, 2022.

Date : 06/09/2022

Best Income Stocks to Buy for September 6th

ESEA, WABC and TRMK made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on September 6, 2022.

Date : 06/09/2022

Westamerica (WABC) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

Date : 22/08/2022

This is Why Westamerica (WABC) 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 Westamerica (WABC) have what it takes?

Date : 04/08/2022

What Makes Westamerica (WABC) a New Strong Buy Stock

Westamerica (WABC) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

Date : 26/07/2022

About Westamerica Bancorporation

CEO : Mr. David Payne
Sector : Financial Services
Industry : Banks—Regional

Website :

Exchange : NASDAQ Global Select

Description :

Westamerica Bancorporation operates as a bank holding company for the Westamerica Bank that provides various banking products and services to individual and commercial customers. The company accepts various deposit products, including retail savings and checking accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. Its loan portfolio includes commercial, commercial and residential real estate, real estate construction, and consumer installment loans, as well as indirect automobile loans. It operates through 78 branch offices in 21 counties in Northern and Central California. The company was formerly known as Independent Bankshares Corporation and changed its name to Westamerica Bancorporation in 1983. The company was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in San Rafael, California.

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