Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB)

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A bank holding company whose wholly owned banking subsidiaries, Columbia State Bank and Bank of Astoria, conduct full-service commercial banking business in the states of Washington and Oregon, respectively.

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floridabuilder2 (98.74)
Submitted January 25, 2010

Columbia Bancorp Announces FDIC Receivership of Its Bank Subsidiary, Columbia River BankBanks acquiring assets from the FDIC are being back stopped on future losses up to 95%. My thesis is that these banks will outperform other stocks that aren't… More

boghead (65.32)
Submitted January 10, 2010

It looks like the biggest problem COLB has is low interest rates. If they were making as much off of loans as they were back in 2007, there would be no problem. The only explanation I can find for the recent run-up is that there has been speculation… More

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Member Avatar Paramnesia1930 (26.92) Submitted: 9/2/2009 7:41:11 PM : Underperform Start Price: $13.02 COLB Score: -79.53

Financial stocks carry a P/E ratio of 22.4, and the so-called "recovery" has been especially strong in bank stocks. Therefore, I’m concentrating my shorting interest in the banking sector.

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Member Avatar alkamist81 (< 20) Submitted: 4/9/2008 7:53:15 PM : Outperform Start Price: $17.05 COLB Score: +60.18

In anticipation of the eventual rebound of the financial sector. A little early for bottom feeding, but I am just indiscriminately putting all stocks that are tagged S&L.

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Member Avatar steilacoomdave (< 20) Submitted: 2/19/2007 12:33:09 AM : Outperform Start Price: $26.18 COLB Score: -20.26

Top branch management, plus good top management

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Score Leader

greenretriever

greenretriever (72.31) Score: +390.72

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in COLB.

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Member Name Member
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Start
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Stock
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Index
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Score Commentary
greenretriever 72.31 7/10/2008 5/8/2009 Outperform 3M $7.28 +504.24% +113.52% +390.72 0 Comment
Nehalem256 < 20 7/10/2008 Outperform NS $7.88 +458.67% +113.58% +345.09 0 Comment
AC5 49.11 7/10/2008 Outperform 1Y $8.11 +442.38% +112.75% +329.63 0 Comment
ugrmdclr < 20 7/21/2008 Outperform NS $10.33 +325.84% +110.68% +215.16 0 Comment
2st5 93.54 1/8/2009 Outperform NS $9.06 +385.67% +192.30% +193.37 0 Comment
ugurceler 78.05 8/7/2008 Outperform NS $12.07 +264.67% +108.29% +156.38 0 Comment
temelcoff 66.61 10/14/2008 Outperform 3M $11.59 +279.74% +153.09% +126.64 0 Comment
spruce1953 68.64 11/5/2012 Outperform 5Y $14.79 +197.52% +82.74% +114.78 0 Comment
Jimador99 < 20 1/7/2013 Outperform 5Y $15.99 +175.24% +77.10% +98.14 0 Comment
howdydoodytime < 20 12/13/2010 Outperform 5Y $15.85 +177.55% +106.56% +70.99 0 Comment

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Player Name Player
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Date
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TrackSterneAgee 84.87 11/20/2014 Outperform NS $24.77 +77.67% +26.46% +51.21 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.09 11/11/2013 Outperform 3W $22.94 +91.84% +45.67% +46.17 0 Comment
TrackMcAdamsWrig 76.51 5/10/2011 Outperform NS $14.45 +204.48% +91.09% +113.38 0 Comment
TrackDADavidson 95.28 4/29/2011 Outperform NS $15.11 +191.16% +89.25% +101.91 0 Comment
TrackWunderlich < 20 8/27/2010 Outperform NS $16.91 +21.44% +23.24% -1.80 1/30/2012 @ $20.54 0 Comment
TrackMcAdamsWrig 76.51 7/22/2010 Outperform NS $17.14 +18.08% +13.13% +4.95 12/17/2010 @ $20.24 0 Comment
TrackNWQ < 20 9/30/2009 Outperform NS $13.42 -2.22% +6.11% -8.32 12/31/2009 @ $13.12 0 Comment
TrackKBW 93.86 6/26/2009 Outperform NS $10.64 +93.65% +27.95% +65.70 3/25/2010 @ $20.60 0 Comment
TrackFoxPitt 47.66 4/16/2009 Outperform NS $7.18 +512.69% +203.72% +308.98 0 Comment
TrackJMP 84.83 3/31/2009 Outperform NS $6.04 +82.00% +17.28% +64.72 6/15/2009 @ $11.00 0 Comment
TrackDADavidson 95.28 11/7/2008 Outperform NS $15.20 +34.77% +37.03% -2.26 1/4/2011 @ $20.48 0 Comment
TrackDADavidson 95.28 1/25/2008 Underperform NS $25.43 -39.64% -6.40% +33.25 7/25/2008 @ $15.35 0 Comment
TrackDreman 64.66 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.24 +81.51% +77.37% +4.14 2 Comments
TrackCohenBros < 20 1/17/2007 Outperform NS $31.40 -30.20% -3.39% -26.81 4/17/2012 @ $21.92 0 Comment
TrackPZK < 20 9/8/2006 Outperform NS $30.98 -1.34% +14.58% -15.92 4/27/2007 @ $30.56 0 Comment

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