Wall Street analysts predict that Hancock Whitney Corp (NYSE:HWC) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.98 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Hancock Whitney’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.90 and the highest is $1.01. Hancock Whitney reported earnings of $0.90 per share in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 8.9%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, April 16th.
On average, analysts expect that Hancock Whitney will report full-year earnings of $4.14 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $4.09 to $4.22. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $4.33 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $4.20 to $4.48. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for Hancock Whitney.
Hancock Whitney (NYSE:HWC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 16th. The company reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.12. The company had revenue of $291.97 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $294.80 million.
Hancock Whitney stock opened at $43.34 on Tuesday. Hancock Whitney has a 52 week low of $32.59 and a 52 week high of $55.00.
Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio purchased a new stake in Hancock Whitney in the 4th quarter valued at about $1,829,000. Paragon Capital Management Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Hancock Whitney in the 4th quarter valued at about $249,000. American International Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Hancock Whitney in the 4th quarter valued at about $7,904,000. Bowling Portfolio Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Hancock Whitney in the 4th quarter valued at about $1,635,000. Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund acquired a new position in shares of Hancock Whitney in the 4th quarter valued at about $1,166,000.
Hancock Whitney Company Profile
Hancock Whitney Corp. is a bank holding company, which engages in the provision of financial services. It also offers trust and investment management services to retirement plans, corporations, and individuals; and brokerage services, annuity products, and life insurance, general insurance agency services, including life and title insurance, consumer financing service.
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