TCW Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) by 26.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 121,389 shares of the bank’s stock after acquiring an additional 25,135 shares during the period. TCW Group Inc. owned 0.06% of Umpqua Holdings Corporation worth $2,369,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Teacher Retirement System of Texas lifted its position in Umpqua Holdings Corporation by 1.5% during the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 17,684 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $325,000 after purchasing an additional 261 shares during the last quarter. World Asset Management Inc grew its position in shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 13,948 shares of the bank’s stock worth $256,000 after buying an additional 290 shares during the period. Amalgamated Bank grew its position in shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation by 1.3% in the 2nd quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 31,429 shares of the bank’s stock worth $577,000 after buying an additional 390 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio grew its position in shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation by 0.4% in the 1st quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 124,181 shares of the bank’s stock worth $2,203,000 after buying an additional 441 shares during the period. Finally, Advisor Group Inc. boosted its stake in Umpqua Holdings Corporation by 2.4% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 22,127 shares of the bank’s stock worth $387,000 after purchasing an additional 523 shares in the last quarter. 88.29% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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In other Umpqua Holdings Corporation news, insider Raymond P. Davis sold 36,829 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.60, for a total transaction of $758,677.40. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 0.52% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ UMPQ) traded up $0.16 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $20.33. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,280,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,509,306. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,442.07, a P/E ratio of 19.39, a PEG ratio of 2.29 and a beta of 1.12. Umpqua Holdings Corporation has a 1 year low of $16.65 and a 1 year high of $20.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.31, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a current ratio of 0.98.

Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 18th. The bank reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.29 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $295.87 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $297.51 million. Umpqua Holdings Corporation had a net margin of 19.04% and a return on equity of 5.79%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.28 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Umpqua Holdings Corporation will post 1.04 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have issued reports on UMPQ. Stephens restated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 target price on shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday, August 12th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. assumed coverage on shares of Umpqua Holdings Corporation in a report on Friday, August 18th. They set a “buy” rating and a $20.00 price objective for the company. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded Umpqua Holdings Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, September 18th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.06.

About Umpqua Holdings Corporation

Umpqua Holdings Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company’s principal operating subsidiaries include Umpqua Bank (the Bank) and Umpqua Investments, Inc (Umpqua Investments). It operates through two segments: Community Banking and Home Lending. The Community Banking segment’s principal business focus is the offering of loan and deposit products to business and retail customers in its primary market areas.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ)

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