Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB) EVP Stephen John Ulenberg sold 447 shares of Great Western Bancorp stock in a transaction on Monday, October 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.40, for a total transaction of $18,505.80. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 1,228 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $50,839.20. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Stephen John Ulenberg also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, October 3rd, Stephen John Ulenberg sold 5,397 shares of Great Western Bancorp stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.22, for a total transaction of $217,067.34.

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB) traded down 2.19% on Monday, hitting $40.68. 139,783 shares of the stock were exchanged. Great Western Bancorp, Inc. has a one year low of $31.51 and a one year high of $45.62. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.39 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.04 and a beta of 1.75. The company has a 50 day moving average of $38.64 and a 200 day moving average of $39.36.

Great Western Bancorp (NYSE:GWB) last announced its earnings results 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). Great Western Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.44% and a net margin of 28.55%. The business had revenue of $114.22 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $117.10 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.59 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Great Western Bancorp, Inc. will post $2.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in GWB. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank boosted its holdings in Great Western Bancorp by 9.1% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 2,668 shares of the bank’s stock worth $109,000 after purchasing an additional 223 shares during the last quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Great Western Bancorp by 85.4% during the second quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 3,056 shares of the bank’s stock worth $125,000 after purchasing an additional 1,408 shares during the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Great Western Bancorp by 2.7% during the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 3,354 shares of the bank’s stock worth $142,000 after purchasing an additional 88 shares during the last quarter. Strs Ohio boosted its holdings in Great Western Bancorp by 7.1% during the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 4,500 shares of the bank’s stock worth $183,000 after purchasing an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Riverhead Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Great Western Bancorp by 85.8% during the second quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 4,830 shares of the bank’s stock worth $197,000 after purchasing an additional 2,230 shares during the last quarter.

GWB has been the subject of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Great Western Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and set a $46.00 target price on shares of Great Western Bancorp in a research note on Friday, September 8th. TheStreet lowered shares of Great Western Bancorp from a “b” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. BidaskClub raised shares of Great Western Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 30th. Finally, Stephens set a $46.00 target price on shares of Great Western Bancorp and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Great Western Bancorp 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.

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