Westamerica Bancorporation

  • Westamerica posts 4Q profit Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 12:42 PM ET

    SAN RAFAEL, Calif. _ Westamerica Bancorp. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit dropped by slightly more than 6 percent to $15 million. The holding company for Westamerica Bank posted revenue of $46.1 million in the period. Westamerica shares have fallen 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Three Ways to Play Cali Banks Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010 | 6:20 PM ET

    Cramer offers up his favorite financial trades on the state’s slow but sure recovery.

  • 10 Bank Stocks — Picks and Pans: Market Pro Tuesday, 5 Jan 2010 | 1:53 PM ET

    Which financials will break out as leaders in 2010? Christopher Whalen, senior vice president and managing director of Institutional Risk Analytics, and Jack Ablin, executive VP and CIO of Harris Private Bank, shared their bank sector outlooks.

  • Bank stocks slipped this week with big news rocking the sector. How should you trade financials going forward?

  • Freddie Debt Sale Eases Fears of Government Takeover Monday, 25 Aug 2008 | 3:34 PM ET

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac soared Monday on optimism a government bailout may not be inevitable.  But banks with big holdings in the stocks still tanked.