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Cathay General Bancorp (CATY)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 28, 2022

Company Info

SectorFinancial Services

Trading Data

Previous Close$40.10
Year Range$34.71 - $47.91
EMA (50)$40.51
EMA (200)$41.24
Average Volume$330.17K
Market Capitalization$2.97B

CATYShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Cathay General Bancorp on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $62,094 for a total return of roughly 520.94%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

CATY (Cathay General Bancorp)
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CATYReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


CATYMonthly Returns Heatmap

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CATYSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Cathay General Bancorp Sharpe ratio is 0.05. A Sharpe ratio between 0 and 1.0 is considered sub-optimal.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

CATY (Cathay General Bancorp)
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CATYDividend History

Cathay General Bancorp granted a 3.32% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $1.33 per share.


Dividend yield


CATYDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

CATY (Cathay General Bancorp)
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CATYWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Cathay General Bancorp. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Cathay General Bancorp is 55.71%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. It took 233 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-55.71%Jan 24, 2018544Mar 23, 2020233Feb 24, 2021777
-45.83%Feb 15, 2011123Aug 10, 2011300Oct 17, 2012423
-36%Apr 26, 201089Aug 30, 201051Nov 10, 2010140
-25.48%Dec 2, 201536Jan 25, 2016204Nov 11, 2016240
-21.52%Feb 17, 202283Jun 16, 2022
-19.67%Mar 15, 202188Jul 19, 202178Nov 5, 2021166
-18.78%Jul 23, 201524Aug 25, 201552Nov 6, 201576
-17.63%Dec 2, 201343Feb 3, 2014278Mar 12, 2015321
-14.84%Mar 2, 2017132Sep 7, 201717Oct 2, 2017149
-14.74%Jan 22, 201012Feb 8, 201021Mar 10, 201033

CATYVolatility Chart

Current Cathay General Bancorp volatility is 33.97%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

CATY (Cathay General Bancorp)
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