Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) insider Bryan Leighton Kindopp sold 2,356 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.95, for a total value of $96,478.20. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Bryan Leighton Kindopp also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, October 3rd, Bryan Leighton Kindopp sold 1,304 shares of Great Western Bancorp stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.21, for a total value of $52,433.84.

Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The bank reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.62 by ($0.03). The business had revenue of $114.22 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $117.10 million. Great Western Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.44% and a net margin of 28.55%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 13.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.59 earnings per share.

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A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Great Western Bancorp in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $518,000. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. lifted its stake in Great Western Bancorp by 13.3% in the 2nd quarter. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. now owns 1,796,874 shares of the bank’s stock worth $73,157,000 after purchasing an additional 210,971 shares in the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its stake in Great Western Bancorp by 5.4% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 1,003,365 shares of the bank’s stock worth $40,947,000 after purchasing an additional 50,988 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp lifted its stake in Great Western Bancorp by 10.6% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 2,699,137 shares of the bank’s stock worth $110,148,000 after purchasing an additional 259,443 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Shelton Capital Management purchased a new stake in Great Western Bancorp in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $238,000.

A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine downgraded Great Western Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. BidaskClub downgraded Great Western Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of Great Western Bancorp in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of Great Western Bancorp in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $41.00 price target on shares of Great Western Bancorp in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $46.14.

Great Western Bancorp Company Profile

Great Western Bancorp, Inc is a full-service regional bank holding company. The Company is the holding company of the Great Western Bank (the Bank). As of September 30, 2016, the Company served customers through 173 branches in various markets in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB)

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