Meridian Bancorp Company Profile (NASDAQ:EBSB)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $14.50 (5.23% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
10/29/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price Target$13.25 -> $13.75View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/30/2015Hovde GroupInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$15.25View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/5/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Initiated CoverageNeutral$14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2014Compass PointReiterated RatingBuy$12.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
4/29/2016        
4/26/2016Q1$0.12$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2016Q4$0.12$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015Q3$0.12$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2015$0.07$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2014$0.06$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2014Q2 14$0.14$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2014$0.11$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2014Q4 13$0.11$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2013Q4 2012$0.10$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q2 20161$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q3 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20161$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q1 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q2 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q4 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
Annual Dividend:$0.12
Dividend Yield:0.78%
Payout Ratio:24.49% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.69% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.75% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/2/2016quarterly$0.030.79%6/15/20166/17/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2016quarterly$0.030.85%3/18/20163/22/20164/5/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2015quarterly$0.030.84%12/21/201512/23/20151/6/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/28/2015special$0.039/15/20159/17/201510/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/31/2016Thomas J GunningDirectorBuy335$14.97$5,014.95View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2016James G SartoriDirectorSell1,625$13.42$21,807.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/29/2016Edward J. MerrittEVPBuy42$13.69$574.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/1/2015James G SartoriDirectorSell1,224$12.87$15,752.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/1/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy3,000$10.90$32,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy1,000$11.13$11,130.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy10,000$11.54$115,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/11/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy5,000$11.46$57,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2014James G SartoriDirectorBuy6,032$11.25$67,860.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/9/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy1,000$10.74$10,740.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/27/2014Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy2,000$10.76$21,520.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2014James G SartoriDirectorBuy3,000$10.48$31,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2013Vincent D BasileDirectorSell1,000$20.50$20,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2013Vincent D BasileDirectorSell2,000$18.22$36,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2013Carl LagrecaDirectorBuy2,000$18.28$36,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/28/2013Edward J MerrittEVPBuy1,793$18.40$32,991.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/7/2012Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy1,500$16.32$24,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/30/2012Domenic A GambardellaDirectorBuy1,500$16.49$24,735.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/10/2012Richard F FernandezDirectorBuy1,000$15.53$15,530.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 04:51 PMMeridian Bancorp posts 2Q profit -
06/27/16 08:09 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EBSB-US : June 27, 2016 -
06/16/16 07:17 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EBSB-US : June 16, 2016 -
06/15/16 08:30 AMMeridian Bancorp : Mobile Branch Grand Opening Ceremomy
06/14/16 09:49 AMMobile Branch Grand Opening Ceremomy - [at noodls] - June 14, 2016 East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB) hosted the grand opening ceremony of their new Mobile branch at their headquarters in Peabody on Wednesday, June 1. Guests and employees were greeted by Chairman, ...
05/31/16 03:51 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Trading Down – Insiders Buying, Short Interest Falling - Here is the rundown on market activity for Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB). Director Thomas J. Gunning acquired 335 shares at an average price of $14.97 on Tue the 31st. That brings Gunning’s holdings to $418,531 as reported to the SEC. Today Edward J.
05/27/16 01:28 PMMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for May 24 - Equities.com - Meridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for May 24Equities.comMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) experienced unusually high volume on May. 24, as the stock gained 1.34% to a closing price of $15.11. The stock saw 242,397 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,477 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...and more »
05/19/16 03:13 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/19/16 10:32 AMWe Hosted Our Annual Business Breakfast - [at noodls] - May 19, 2016 We hosted our Business Breakfast on May 17th at Venezia Restaurant in Dorchester, MA. Chairman, CEO and President, Richard J. Gavegnano, welcomed many business owners from various local organizations ...
05/09/16 02:15 PMETF’s with exposure to Meridian Bancorp, Inc. : May 9, 2016 -
04/29/16 09:12 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. :EBSB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/26/16 04:27 PMMeridian Bancorp posts 1Q profit -
04/26/16 03:59 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the 1st Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 - [at noodls] - Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 Contact: Richard J. Gavegnano, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer (978) 977-2211 Boston, Massachusetts ...
04/26/16 03:05 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 - [GlobeNewswire] - BOSTON, April 26, 2016-- Meridian Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank announced net income of $7.5 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2016, ...
04/21/16 08:37 AMSilvia Guerrero Promoted to AVP Branch Manager - [at noodls] - Silvia Guerrero Promoted to AVP Branch Manager
04/06/16 07:15 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EBSB-US : April 6, 2016 -
03/11/16 03:14 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
03/09/16 01:33 PMForget food trucks. This bank is building a branch on wheels. -
03/01/16 03:22 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
02/26/16 10:20 AMMeridian Bancorp Inc.: EBSB Appoints Branch Manager of New Kneeland St. Branch in Chinatown - The Wall Street Transcript - Meridian Bancorp Inc.: EBSB Appoints Branch Manager of New Kneeland St. Branch in ChinatownThe Wall Street TranscriptFebruary 25, 2016 East Boston Savings Bank announced the appointment of Irene Ruan as the Vice President, Branch Manager of its new Chinatown branch office which is set to open on Monday, March 7. The branch is located at 95 Kneeland Street on the ...
02/26/16 10:20 AMMeridian Bancorp : EBSB Appoints Branch Manager of New Kneeland St. Branch in Chinatown - Meridian Bancorp Inc. issued this content on 25 February 2016 and is solely responsible for the information contained herein. Distributed by Public, unedited and unaltered, on 25 February 2016 16:23:25 UTC 01/26 MERIDIAN BANCORP: Reports Net Income for the ...
02/16/16 01:56 PMMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 15 - Equities.com - Meridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 15Equities.comMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 15, as the stock gained 1.51% to a closing price of $13.47. The stock saw 464,320 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 2,268 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...and more »
02/14/16 12:30 PMMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 12 - Equities.com - Meridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 12Equities.comMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 12, as the stock gained 1.73% to a closing price of $13.50. The stock saw 392,560 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,859 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchThe Vista VoiceMeridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchFinancial Market NewsStock In News: Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB)Vanguard TribuneIntercooler Financial -Sonoran Weekly Review -Risers & Fallersall 50 news articles »
02/03/16 12:06 PMMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 02 - Equities.com - Meridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 02Equities.comMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 02, as the stock lost 0.43% to a closing price of $13.84. The stock saw 705,585 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,157 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...and more »
02/01/16 12:00 PMCompany Shares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Rally 8.08% - Market Briefing - Company Shares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Rally 8.08%Market BriefingShares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) appreciated by 8.08% during the past week but lost 0.35% on a 4-week basis. In the past week, the shares has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.22% and the outperformance increases to 4.97% for the last 4 ...
02/01/16 07:15 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 1, 2016 -
01/29/16 11:51 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
01/28/16 11:56 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2015 - GlobeNewswire (press release) - Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2015GlobeNewswire (press release)Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company” or “Meridian”) (NASDAQ:EBSB), the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank (the “Bank”) announced net income of $6.9 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2015 compared to ...and more »
01/26/16 06:36 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2015 - Nasdaq - Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2015NasdaqMeridian Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "Meridian") (NASDAQ:EBSB), the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank (the "Bank") announced net income of $6.9 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2015 compared to ...and more »
01/26/16 05:19 PMMeridian Bancorp posts 4Q profit -
01/26/16 03:44 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2015 - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - 12.15 MB Press Release Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Fourth Quarter And Year Ended December 31, 2015 Contact: Richard J. Gavegnano, Chairman, President and Chief Executive ...
01/26/16 03:07 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Ex -
01/25/16 11:25 AMCompany Shares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Rally 2.69% - WallStreet Prudent - Company Shares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Rally 2.69%WallStreet PrudentShares of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) appreciated by 2.69% during the past week but lost 7.74% on a 4-week basis. The shares have outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.25% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.28% in the last 4 ...
01/19/16 10:48 AMMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18 - Equities.com - Meridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18Equities.comMeridian Bancorp Inc (EBSB) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock lost 0.55% to a closing price of $12.66. The stock saw 369,069 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 2,681 trades. Given that the stock's average daily ...and more »
01/11/16 03:19 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibi -
01/06/16 03:08 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
12/14/15 11:44 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 14, 2015 -
12/10/15 03:08 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Stateme -
12/10/15 11:46 AMEBSB Hosts Grand Opening Reception for New Brookline Office - [at noodls] - On December 2nd, we hosted our grand opening reception for the new branch office in Brookline, located at 1050 Beacon Street. Local customers and businesses were invited to attend, and were greeted by ...
12/09/15 03:05 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend - [GlobeNewswire] - BOSTON, Dec. 09, 2015-- The Board of Directors of Meridian Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank, today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.03 per common share, payable on ...
12/08/15 12:17 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Financials -
12/02/15 09:19 AMIs Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? -
11/09/15 03:19 PMMERIDIAN BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
11/04/15 02:27 PMEBSB Celebrates the Opening of its New Branch in Brookline - [at noodls] - November 4, 2015 We announced the Grand Opening of our newest branch office, located at 1050 Beacon Street with a ribbon cutting on Monday, November 2, 2015. The Brookline location will be the twenty-ninth ...
10/30/15 12:08 PMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Earnings Q3, 2015 -
10/28/15 05:17 AMMeridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Third Quarter And Nine Months Ended September 30,2015 - [at noodls] - Microsoft Word - 09.15 MB Press Release Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Income for the Third Quarter And Nine Months Ended September 30, 2015 Contact: Richard J. Gavegnano, Chairman, President and Chief ...
10/27/15 05:03 PMMeridian Bancorp posts 3Q profit -

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About Meridian Bancorp

Meridian Bancorp logoMeridian Bancorp Inc, formerly Meridian Interstate Bancorp, Inc., is a mid-tier stock holding company of East Boston Savings Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a state-chartered stock savings bank that operates from 24 full-service locations and two loan centers in the Boston metropolitan area. East Boston Savings Bank operates eight of its full-service locations and a loan center under the name Mt. Washington Bank, a division of East Boston Savings Bank. The Bank offers a variety of deposit and loan products to individuals and businesses located in its primary market, which consists of Suffolk, Middlesex and Essex Counties, Massachusetts. The Bank operates as a community-oriented financial institution offering financial services to consumers and businesses. As of December 31, 2011, Meridian Financial Services, Incorporated owned 59.4% interest of the Company.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Savings & Loans
  • Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EBSB
  • CUSIP: 58964Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.97
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.26
  • P/E Ratio: 31.88
  • P/E Growth: 2.19
  • Market Cap: $789.01M
  • Beta: 0.71
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.58 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64 EPS
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