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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.71
WTFC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
66% of the 1184 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. WTFC: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WTFC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.64 Max: N/A
Current: 0.71
Equity to Asset 0.10
WTFC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
51% of the 1667 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. WTFC: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WTFC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.08 Max: 0.11
Current: 0.1
0.05
0.11
Interest Coverage 3.37
WTFC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. WTFC: 3.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WTFC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.73 Max: 3.39
Current: 3.37
0.11
3.39
F-Score: 3
M-Score: -2.08
WACC vs ROIC
5.72%
6.41%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 28.52
WTFC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 30.85 vs. WTFC: 28.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WTFC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.93  Med: 24.35 Max: 30.65
Current: 28.52
8.93
30.65
Net-margin (%) 17.80
WTFC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1685 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 22.32 vs. WTFC: 17.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WTFC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.97  Med: 15.60 Max: 19.55
Current: 17.8
5.97
19.55
ROE (%) 6.69
WTFC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.23 vs. WTFC: 6.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WTFC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 6.35 Max: 9.49
Current: 6.69
2.04
9.49
ROA (%) 0.76
WTFC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1690 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. WTFC: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WTFC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.66 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.76
0.2
0.79
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.20
WTFC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1390 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. WTFC: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTFC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.4  Med: 11.80 Max: 30.9
Current: 4.2
-13.4
30.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.20
WTFC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. WTFC: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTFC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26  Med: 12.90 Max: 102.1
Current: 9.2
-26
102.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.70
WTFC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. WTFC: 9.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTFC' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.8  Med: 19.65 Max: 37.8
Current: 9.7
-34.8
37.8
» WTFC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-15)


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

WTFC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 18,200 sh (+75.00%)
Mairs and Power 135,910 sh (+12.14%)
David Dreman 250,289 sh (+9.28%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 62,722 sh (+5.41%)
Ken Fisher 1,360,478 sh (-0.72%)
John Keeley 1,155,920 sh (-11.69%)
Jim Simons 60,000 sh (-23.27%)
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Q3 2015

WTFC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 286,561 sh (+14.49%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 62,722 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ken Fisher 1,315,924 sh (-3.27%)
Mairs and Power 125,330 sh (-7.78%)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,500 sh (-9.34%)
John Keeley 965,078 sh (-16.51%)
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Q4 2015

WTFC Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mairs and Power 129,430 sh (+3.27%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
Ken Fisher 1,315,809 sh (-0.01%)
David Dreman 265,029 sh (-7.51%)
John Keeley 764,967 sh (-20.74%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,900 sh (-52.12%)
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Q1 2016

WTFC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 164,592 sh (New)
Mairs and Power 152,030 sh (+17.46%)
David Dreman 280,464 sh (+5.82%)
Ken Fisher 1,319,134 sh (+0.25%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Keeley 645,552 sh (-15.61%)
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Preferred stocks of Wintrust Financial Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
WTFPP1371.530.00
WTFCM29.024.54

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
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Traded in other countries:WF2.Germany,
Wintrust Financial Corp is a financial holding company. The Company provides community banking, specialty finance and wealth management services.

Wintrust Financial Corp was incorporated in the year 1992. The Company is a financial holding company engaged in the business of providing community-oriented, personal and commercial banking and wealth management services to customers located in the Chicago metropolitan area and in southeastern Wisconsin, through its fifteen wholly owned banking subsidiaries, as well as the origination and purchase of residential mortgages for sale into the secondary market through Wintrust Mortgage, a division of Barrington Bank and Trust Company, N.A. "Barrington Bank". The Company provides specialty finance services, including financing for the payment of commercial insurance premiums and life insurance premiums on a national basis through its wholly owned subsidiary, First Insurance Funding Corporation "FIFC", and short-term accounts receivable financing and outsourced administrative services through its wholly owned subsidiary, Tricom, Inc. of Milwaukee. It also provides wealth management services mainly to customers in its Market Area through three separate subsidiaries, including The Chicago Trust Company, N.A. "CTC", Wayne Hummer Investments, LLC "WHI" and Great Lakes Advisors, LLC. The Company faces competition in attracting and retaining deposits, making loans, and providing other financial services "including wealth management services" throughout its market area. Its competitors include national, regional and other community banks, and a wide range of other financial institutions such as credit unions, government-sponsored enterprises, mutual fund companies, insurance companies, factoring companies and other non-bank financial companies. The Company continues to be subject to supervision and regulation by the Federal Reserve under the BHC Act.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 15.97
WTFC's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
69% of the 1547 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. WTFC: 15.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WTFC' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.01  Med: 17.21 Max: 4015.71
Current: 15.97
11.01
4015.71
Forward P/E 14.20
WTFC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
77% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. WTFC: 14.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.44
WTFC's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
72% of the 1546 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. WTFC: 16.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WTFC' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.03  Med: 17.60 Max: 2811
Current: 16.44
11.03
2811
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 92.16
WTFC's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
97% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 12.14 vs. WTFC: 92.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
WTFC' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.49  Med: 12.57 Max: 171.52
Current: 92.16
3.49
171.52
P/B 1.08
WTFC's P/B is ranked lower than
58% of the 1654 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. WTFC: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WTFC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.99 Max: 2.24
Current: 1.08
0.31
2.24
P/S 2.75
WTFC's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 1638 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. WTFC: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WTFC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 2.44 Max: 4.57
Current: 2.75
0.67
4.57
PFCF 13.87
WTFC's PFCF is ranked lower than
70% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 10.09 vs. WTFC: 13.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WTFC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.15  Med: 8.24 Max: 61.61
Current: 13.87
2.15
61.61
POCF 11.10
WTFC's POCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.74 vs. WTFC: 11.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WTFC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.75  Med: 6.75 Max: 113.53
Current: 11.1
1.75
113.53
EV-to-EBIT 11.37
WTFC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 1495 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 12.99 vs. WTFC: 11.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WTFC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 14.30 Max: 65.6
Current: 11.37
6.8
65.6
EV-to-EBITDA 9.81
WTFC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
59% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 11.84 vs. WTFC: 9.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WTFC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.7  Med: 12.40 Max: 28.9
Current: 9.81
5.7
28.9
PEG 1.65
WTFC's PEG is ranked lower than
64% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. WTFC: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WTFC' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.91 Max: 12.91
Current: 1.65
0.84
12.91
Shiller P/E 21.56
WTFC's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
68% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 16.55 vs. WTFC: 21.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WTFC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.32  Med: 17.63 Max: 34.2
Current: 21.56
5.32
34.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.93
WTFC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
91% of the 2261 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. WTFC: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
WTFC' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.62 Max: 3.58
Current: 0.93
0.38
3.58
Dividend Payout 0.15
WTFC's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
86% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. WTFC: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
WTFC' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.15 Max: 3
Current: 0.15
0.09
3
Dividend Growth (3y) 34.70
WTFC's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
86% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. WTFC: 34.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
WTFC' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 34.7
Current: 34.7
0
34.7
Forward Dividend Yield 1.02
WTFC's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
92% of the 2124 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. WTFC: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.48
WTFC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
66% of the 2499 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. WTFC: 2.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
WTFC' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 1.66 Max: 9.56
Current: 2.48
1.01
9.56
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -9.50
WTFC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. WTFC: -9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WTFC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.8  Med: -9.50 Max: 1.7
Current: -9.5
-15.8
1.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.43
WTFC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
71% of the 1647 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. WTFC: 1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WTFC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.77 Max: 3.61
Current: 1.43
0.6
3.61
Price/Projected FCF 0.79
WTFC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. WTFC: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WTFC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.47 Max: 93.3
Current: 0.79
0.23
93.3
Price/Median PS Value 1.11
WTFC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 1572 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. WTFC: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WTFC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.18 Max: 6.38
Current: 1.11
0.33
6.38
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.22
WTFC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. WTFC: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
WTFC' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.20 Max: 3.65
Current: 1.22
0.63
3.65
Price/Graham Number 1.02
WTFC's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
71% of the 1440 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. WTFC: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
WTFC' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.19 Max: 7.48
Current: 1.02
0.81
7.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.79
WTFC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1646 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. WTFC: 8.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WTFC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 7.00 Max: 14.8
Current: 8.79
1.5
14.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 19.87
WTFC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 13.27 vs. WTFC: 19.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WTFC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.3  Med: 3.00 Max: 26.4
Current: 19.87
-32.3
26.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $937.0
EPS (TTM) $ 3.05
Beta0.72
Short Percentage of Float6.02%
52-Week Range $37.96 - 55.79
Shares Outstanding (Mil)48.56

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 989 1,065
EPS ($) 3.35 3.83
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.35 3.83
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
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