Banking Stock Performance Review — Umpqua, Zions, Banc of California, and Western Alliance


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Umpqua Holdings 

Portland, Oregon headquartered Umpqua Holdings Corp.’s stock finished Wednesday’s session 1.16% lower at $19.54. A total volume of 1.38 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.29 million shares. Over the last month and the previous three months, the Company’s shares have advanced 13.21% and 5.39%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 4.05% since the start of this year. Shares of the Company are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.60% and 7.54%, respectively. Moreover, shares of Umpqua, which through its subsidiaries, engages in the commercial and retail banking, and retail brokerage businesses, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 64.96.

On September 20th, 2017, Umpqua announced that Dave Shotwell has been named Umpqua Bank’s first chief risk officer. In this new position, Shotwell will retain his role as Chief Credit Officer and part of the leadership team reporting to Cort O’Haver, President and CEO. In addition to continuing to oversee the Company’s credit administration, Shotwell will assume responsibility for its enterprise risk management program, including data governance, compliance, and information security. Your complete research report on UMPQ can be retrieved for free at:

Zions Bancorp. 

Shares in Salt Lake City, Utah headquartered Zions Bancorp. declined 0.51%, ending yesterday’s session at $46.69 with a total trading volume of 1.02 million shares. The stock has gained 9.19% in the past month, 5.83% in the previous three months, and 8.48% on an YTD basis. The Company’s shares are trading 4.64% above their 50-day moving average and 8.36% above their 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Zions Bancorp., which provides a range of banking and related services primarily in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming, have an RSI of 62.36.  

On September 26th, 2017, Zions Bancorp. announced that it was listed in American Banker magazine’s October 2017 “Most Powerful Women in Banking” issue as having one of five Top Banking Teams in the U.S. According to the magazine, the award is a reflection of the Company’s “strong female leaders.…contributing to its strategy and bottom line and of its commitment to initiatives to help more women advance into the senior ranks.” 

On October 02nd, 2017, research firm Robert W. Baird downgraded the Company’s stock rating from ‘Neutral’ to ‘Underperform’, with a target price of $43 per share. A free report on ZION is just a click away at:

Banc of California 

On Wednesday, Irvine, California headquartered Banc of California Inc.’s stock saw a correction of 1.93%, to close the day at $20.30. A total volume of 411,666 shares was traded. The Company’s shares have advanced 12.15% in the last one month and 17.00% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 4.61% and 2.99% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of Banc of California, which operates as the bank holding company for Banc of California, National Association that provides banking products and services in the US, have an RSI of 57.22. Sign up for your complimentary research report on BANC at:

Western Alliance 

Shares in Phoenix, Arizona headquartered Western Alliance Bancorp. ended the day 1.18% lower at $52.95. A total volume of 939,621 shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 579,760 shares. The stock has gained 12.04% in the last one month, 6.37% in the previous three months, and 8.70% since the start of this year. The Company’s shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.85% and 8.16%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Western Alliance, which operates as the holding company for Western Alliance Bank that provides various banking products and related services primarily in Arizona, California, and Nevada, have an RSI of 66.60. Register for free on and download the latest research report on WAL at:

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