Comparing Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) (PCBK) & The Competition

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) (NASDAQ: PCBK) is one of 200 publicly-traded companies in the “Commercial Banks” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) to similar companies based on the strength of its risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, profitability and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) 22.71% 9.12% 0.99%
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) Competitors 20.46% 8.66% 0.92%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) 0 3 1 0 2.25
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) Competitors 361 2859 2309 68 2.37

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) currently has a consensus price target of $28.00, suggesting a potential upside of 0.00%. As a group, “Commercial Banks” companies have a potential upside of 6.88%. Given Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore)’s rivals stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) has less favorable growth aspects than its rivals.

Volatility and Risk

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore)’s rivals have a beta of 0.73, suggesting that their average stock price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) $97.76 $19.77 24.78
Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) Competitors $341.79 million $72.49 million 20.92

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore)’s rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore). Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Dividends

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) pays out 38.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Commercial Banks” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.9% and pay out 35.2% of their earnings in the form of a dividend. Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) lags its rivals as a dividend stock, given its lower dividend yield and higher payout ratio.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

67.5% of Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.9% of shares of all “Commercial Banks” companies are owned by institutional investors. 4.8% of Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.8% of shares of all “Commercial Banks” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) rivals beat Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) on 9 of the 15 factors compared.

About Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore)

Pacific Continental Corporation is a bank holding company. The Company’s principal business activities are conducted through its subsidiary, Pacific Continental Bank (the Bank), an Oregon state-chartered bank with deposits insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Bank operates in three primary markets: Eugene, Oregon, Portland; Oregon/Southwest Washington, and Seattle, Washington. As of December 31, 2016, the Bank operated 15 full-service offices in Oregon and Washington and two loan production offices in Washington and Colorado. The Bank primarily operates in large commercial markets and provides banking and related services designed for community-based businesses, nonprofit organizations, professional service providers and banking services for business owners. It provides traditional commercial and consumer banking services, including cash management products for businesses, online banking, safe deposit services debit and automated teller machine cards and others.

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