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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.

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Financial Strength : 5/10

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••3. Consistency of the profitability
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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 : 3/10

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Dividend Yield 2.65
WBCO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
56% of the 1924 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. WBCO: 2.65 )
WBCO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 2.65

Dividend Payout 0.56
WBCO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
66% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. WBCO: 0.56 )
WBCO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.56

Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.65
WBCO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1933 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. WBCO: 2.65 )
WBCO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 2.65

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Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
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Washington Banking Company was formed on April 30, 1996. It is a registered bank holding Company, whose main business is conducted by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Whidbey Island Bank. Whidbey Island Bank is a Washington state-chartered bank that conducts a full-service community commercial banking business. The business of the bank, which is focused in the northern area of Western Washington, consists mainly of attracting deposits from the general public and originating loans. The bank also offers no deposit managed investment products and services, which are not Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ('FDIC') insured. These programs are provided through the investment advisory companies Elliott Cove Capital Management LLC and DFC Services & DFC Insurance Services. Another no deposit product offered through the bank, which is not FDIC insured, is a sweep investment option available through a brokerage account. Washington Banking Master Trust is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the company, which was formed for the purpose of issuing trust preferred securities to acquire junior subordinated debentures issued by the company. Rural One, LLC is a majority-owned subsidiary of the bank and is certified as a Community Development Entity by the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund of the United Stated Department of Treasury. It was formed in September 2006, for the purpose of an investment in Federal tax credits related to the New Markets Tax Credit program. The company's main market area currently consists of Island, Skagit, Whatcom, Snohomish and San Juan counties in northwest Washington State. The Company faces competition both in attracting deposits and in originating loans. Competition for loan's basically through the pricing of interest rates and loan fees, and the efficiency and quality of services.
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