Pacific and Midwest Banks

February 02, 2018

Companies covered: First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME), Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:GWB), QCR Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCRH), SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB), Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL), Wintrust Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WTFC), PacWest Bancorp (NASDAQ:PACW), Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA), Triumph Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:TBK), Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:PPBI), Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ), Summit State Bank (NASDAQ:SSBI), Pacific Mercantile Bancorp (NASDAQ:PMBC), Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:FMAO), MBT Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MBTF), Friendly Hills Bank (OTCMKTS:FHLB), Meta Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASH)

Buy ($175)