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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.31
PACW's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 1495 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. PACW: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
PACW' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.38 Max: 21.46
Current: 0.31
0.13
21.46
Equity-to-Asset 0.21
PACW's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
92% of the 1496 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. PACW: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
PACW' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.12 Max: 0.22
Current: 0.21
0.07
0.22
Interest Coverage 10.21
PACW's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
90% of the 1758 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. PACW: 10.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PACW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.78  Med: 6.39 Max: 10.21
Current: 10.21
1.78
10.21
Beneish M-Score: -2.47
WACC vs ROIC
12.23%
6.82%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 51.96
PACW's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
88% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 30.68 vs. PACW: 51.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
PACW' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -290.44  Med: 30.87 Max: 52.9
Current: 51.96
-290.44
52.9
Net Margin % 32.80
PACW's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
79% of the 1510 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 21.91 vs. PACW: 32.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
PACW' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -298.68  Med: 18.34 Max: 33.01
Current: 32.8
-298.68
33.01
ROE % 7.78
PACW's ROE % is ranked lower than
54% of the 1509 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.30 vs. PACW: 7.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
PACW' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -96.26  Med: 7.63 Max: 10.01
Current: 7.78
-96.26
10.01
ROA % 1.65
PACW's ROA % is ranked higher than
85% of the 1518 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. PACW: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
PACW' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.05  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.68
Current: 1.65
-15.05
1.68
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 6.50
PACW's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
64% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. PACW: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
PACW' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.1  Med: 1.4 Max: 136.4
Current: 6.5
-7.1
136.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 23.50
PACW's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 1228 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. PACW: 23.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
PACW' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 15.3 Max: 40.2
Current: 23.5
6.1
40.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 38.60
PACW's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 1184 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. PACW: 38.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
PACW' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.5  Med: 21.9 Max: 62.6
Current: 38.6
11.5
62.6
GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with PacWest Bancorp $PACW.
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-04-19 Est.)


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Equity & Asset
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

PACW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 11,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 24,953 sh (New)
Private Capital 196,065 sh (+6.40%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ken Fisher 2,145,091 sh (-0.68%)
NWQ Managers 1,219,067 sh (-13.80%)
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Q2 2016

PACW Guru Trades in Q2 2016

NWQ Managers 1,219,846 sh (+0.06%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 2,139,625 sh (-0.25%)
Private Capital 175,821 sh (-10.33%)
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Q3 2016

PACW Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Private Capital Sold Out
Ken Fisher 2,138,929 sh (-0.03%)
NWQ Managers 1,161,769 sh (-4.76%)
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Q4 2016

PACW Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 20,269 sh (New)
Jim Simons 181,953 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 1,267,239 sh (+9.08%)
Ken Fisher 2,077,542 sh (-2.87%)
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Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US    NAICS: 522110    SIC: 6021
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PacWest Bancorp is bank holding company providing banking product and services. It offers commercial banking services, demand deposits, consumer loans, term loans, home equity loans to individuals, professionals & small to mid-sized businesses.

PacWest Bancorp formerly known as First Community Bancorp was organized on October 1999 and incorporated in the state of California. The Company's main business is to serve as the holding company for its banking subsidiary, Pacific Western Bank. Pacific Western is a full-service commercial bank offering a range of banking products and services including: accepting time, money market, and demand deposits; originating loans, including commercial, real estate construction, SBA guaranteed, consumer, and international loans; and providing other business-oriented products. Its operations are located in Southern California extending from San Diego County to California's Central Coast; it also operate three banking offices in the San Francisco Bay area, a leasing operation based in Utah, and asset-based lending operations based in Arizona as well as San Jose and Santa Monica, California. The Bank is extensively regulated under both federal and state law.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 17.52
PACW's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 1941 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 13.56 vs. PACW: 17.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PACW' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.05  Med: 17.9 Max: 95.75
Current: 17.52
9.05
95.75
Forward PE Ratio 16.64
PACW's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.33 vs. PACW: 16.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 17.52
PACW's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
66% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. PACW: 17.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
PACW' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.05  Med: 17.9 Max: 95.75
Current: 17.52
9.05
95.75
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 13.71
PACW's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
51% of the 905 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.04 vs. PACW: 13.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
PACW' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.84  Med: 12.13 Max: 169.62
Current: 13.71
3.84
169.62
PB Ratio 1.37
PACW's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 1810 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. PACW: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PACW' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.38 Max: 2.64
Current: 1.37
0.67
2.64
PS Ratio 5.69
PACW's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
85% of the 1833 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. PACW: 5.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PACW' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.16  Med: 3.74 Max: 6.36
Current: 5.69
1.16
6.36
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 11.73
PACW's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
50% of the 1008 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 11.76 vs. PACW: 11.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
PACW' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 7.5 Max: 45.41
Current: 11.73
2.47
45.41
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.54
PACW's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
50% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. PACW: 10.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
PACW' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.38  Med: 7.35 Max: 43.02
Current: 10.54
2.38
43.02
EV-to-EBIT 12.73
PACW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
58% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. PACW: 12.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PACW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -68.5  Med: 11.6 Max: 106.6
Current: 12.73
-68.5
106.6
EV-to-EBITDA 11.71
PACW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 1576 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. PACW: 11.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PACW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -461.6  Med: 10.1 Max: 54
Current: 11.71
-461.6
54
PEG Ratio 1.48
PACW's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. PACW: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PACW' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.85 Max: 1.48
Current: 1.48
0.53
1.48

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 3.95
PACW's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
72% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. PACW: 3.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
PACW' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 2.66 Max: 13.09
Current: 3.95
0.16
13.09
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.69
PACW's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. PACW: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
PACW' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.64 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.69
0.15
0.92
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 26.00
PACW's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. PACW: 26.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
PACW' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 21.6 Max: 192.4
Current: 26
0
192.4
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.90
PACW's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
70% of the 2274 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. PACW: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 30.40
PACW's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
99% of the 2649 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. PACW: 30.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
PACW' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 20.47 Max: 100.73
Current: 30.4
1.23
100.73
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -38.30
PACW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. PACW: -38.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PACW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.8  Med: -21.6 Max: -2.2
Current: -38.3
-58.8
-2.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.72
PACW's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
91% of the 1798 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. PACW: 2.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
PACW' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 2.65 Max: 5.69
Current: 2.72
1.44
5.69
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.90
PACW's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. PACW: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
PACW' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.37
Current: 0.9
0.38
1.37
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.52
PACW's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
81% of the 1693 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. PACW: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
PACW' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.63
Current: 1.52
0.53
1.63
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.21
PACW's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. PACW: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
PACW' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.9 Max: 1.29
Current: 1.21
0.73
1.29
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.46
PACW's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
85% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. PACW: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
PACW' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.94  Med: 1.68 Max: 2.39
Current: 1.46
0.94
2.39
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.85
PACW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
56% of the 2086 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. PACW: 7.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
PACW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 7.4 Max: 12.2
Current: 7.85
0.9
12.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 21.82
PACW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
74% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 11.45 vs. PACW: 21.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
PACW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 20.5 Max: 39.1
Current: 21.82
7.1
39.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,074
EPS (TTM) $ 2.90
Beta1.55
Short Percentage of Float3.25%
52-Week Range $35.56 - 57.53
Shares Outstanding (Mil)121.43

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,009 1,068
EPS ($) 3.09 3.45
EPS without NRI ($) 3.09 3.45
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
Dividends per Share ($) 2.00 2.00
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PACWEST BANCORP Reports Operating Results (10-K) Mar 15 2011 
PACWEST BANCORP Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 08 2010 
PACWEST BANCORP Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 

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