OTCPK:WTBF.A

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Executive Summary

W.T.B. Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Washington Trust Bank that provides banking, fiduciary, asset management, mortgage banking, and other financial services to corporate and individual customers.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and good value.


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Share Price & News

How has W.T.B. Financial's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: WTBF.A has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

WTBF.A

1.3%

US Banks

0.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

WTBF.A

-16.6%

US Banks

18.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how WTBF.A performed against the US Banks industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how WTBF.A performed against the US Market.


Shareholder returns

WTBF.AIndustryMarket
7 Day0%1.3%0.5%
30 Day-9.8%3.9%4.5%
90 Dayn/a20.1%19.7%
1 Yearn/a-13.7%-16.6%20.5%18.0%
3 Year4.4%0%-7.2%-14.7%46.3%36.8%
5 Yearn/a23.2%8.0%87.2%66.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is W.T.B. Financial's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is W.T.B. Financial undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

46.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: WTBF.A ($350) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($655.5)

Significantly Below Fair Value: WTBF.A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: WTBF.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.7x) compared to the US Banks industry average (10x).

PE vs Market: WTBF.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.7x) compared to the US market (19.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WTBF.A's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: WTBF.A's PB Ratio (0.9x) is in line with the US Banks industry average.


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Future Growth

How is W.T.B. Financial forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

27.2%

Forecasted Banks industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as W.T.B. Financial has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


Next Steps

  • Examine whether W.T.B. Financial is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access W.T.B. Financial's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Banks industry.

Past Performance

How has W.T.B. Financial performed over the past 5 years?

15.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: WTBF.A has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: WTBF.A's current net profit margins (26.9%) are lower than last year (28.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: WTBF.A's earnings have grown by 15.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: WTBF.A's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: WTBF.A had negative earnings growth (-2.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (-3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: WTBF.A's Return on Equity (10.5%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is W.T.B. Financial's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)


Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet


Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: WTBF.A's Assets to Equity ratio (11.3x) is moderate.

Allowance for Bad Loans: WTBF.A has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (671%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 94% of WTBF.A's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: WTBF.A has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (64%).

Low Risk Deposits: WTBF.A's Loans to Deposits ratio (75%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: WTBF.A has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.3%).


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Dividend

What is W.T.B. Financial current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.65%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: WTBF.A's dividend (2.65%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.59%).

High Dividend: WTBF.A's dividend (2.65%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.32%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WTBF.A has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: WTBF.A's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (22.2%), WTBF.A's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

12.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Pete Stanton (63 yo)

23.58yrs

Tenure

Mr. Peter F. Stanton, also known as Pete, has served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Washington Trust Bank (“Bank”) since March of 2000. Prior to this, Mr. Stanton was President, Ch ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Stanton
Chairman23.58yrsno datano data
John Heath
Executive VPno datano datano data
Larry Sorensen
Senior VP & CFO12.58yrsno datano data
Howard Imhof
Vice Presidentno datano datano data
Allison Rubino
Financial Accountant III11.42yrsno datano data
Burke Jackowich
Senior VPno datano datano data
Teri Van Noy
Senior Vice Presidentno datano datano data
David Terrell
Senior Vice President of Marketing & Development - Washington Trust Bankno datano datano data
Paul Koenigs
Senior Vice President of Credit Administration-Washington Trust Bankno datano datano data
Scott Luttinen
President - Western Washington Region & EVP - Commercial -Washington Trust Bankno datano datano data
Linda Williams
President of Oregon Region of Commercial Banking-Washington Trust Bankno datano datano data
J. Lewis
Senior Vice President of Commercial Banking-Washington Trust Bankno datano datano data

12.6yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: WTBF.A's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

W.T.B. Financial Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: W.T.B. Financial Corporation
  • Ticker: WTBF.A
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1902
  • Industry: Regional Banks
  • Sector: Banks
  • Market Cap: US$712.058m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.55m
  • Website: https://www.watrust.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • W.T.B. Financial Corporation
  • 717 West Sprague Avenue
  • Spokane
  • Washington
  • 99201
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
WTBF.AOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)Class A Common StockUSUSDSep 1995
WTBF.BOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesClass B Common StockUSUSDJun 1998

Biography

W.T.B. Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Washington Trust Bank that provides banking, fiduciary, asset management, mortgage banking, and other financial services to corporate a ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/15 06:22
End of Day Share Price2020/08/04 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.