|16:35 EDT||WAL||Western Alliance reports Q2 EPS 40c, consensus 37c|
Reports Tier I Leverage Capital of 10.0% and Total Risk-Based Capital ratio of 12.4%, compared to 9.9% and 12.4%, respectively, at March 31 and 9.9% and 12.0%, respectively, at June 30, 2013. Reports total equity of $958M, up $63M from March 31 and up $159M from June 30, 2013. Reports tangible book value per share, net of tax, of $9.02, up from $8.32 at March 31 and up from $7.26 at June 30, 2013. Q2 provision for credit losses was $0.5M, compared to $3.5M for Q1 and 2Q13.