Western Alliance Bancorp (WAL) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 08

Equities Staff  |

Western Alliance Bancorp (WAL) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 08, as the stock lost 7.11% to a closing price of $27.30. The stock saw 2.4 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 18,866 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 891,125 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Western Alliance Bancorp has a P/B ratio of 1.85. It also has a P/E ratio of 14.8. The stock has traded between $39.11 and $27.41 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $34.75, and its 200-day SMA $33.57.

Western Alliance Bancorp provides banking and lending services to locally owned businesses, professional firms, real estate developers and investors and other consumers. It addition it also holds & manages certain non-performing loans and OREO.

Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, Western Alliance Bancorp has 1,131 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Robert G. Sarver.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Western Alliance Bancorp, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for WAL. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.


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