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Bank of Marin Bancorp (BMRC) Competitors

$16.12
-0.17 (-1.04%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)

BMRC vs. CZNC, WTBA, EBTC, BSRR, MOFG, PWOD, CFFI, CCNE, THFF, and CCBG

Should you be buying Bank of Marin Bancorp stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Bank of Marin Bancorp include Citizens & Northern (CZNC), West Bancorporation (WTBA), Enterprise Bancorp (EBTC), Sierra Bancorp (BSRR), MidWestOne Financial Group (MOFG), Penns Woods Bancorp (PWOD), C&F Financial (CFFI), CNB Financial (CCNE), First Financial (THFF), and Capital City Bank Group (CCBG). These companies are all part of the "regional banks" industry.

Bank of Marin Bancorp vs.

Bank of Marin Bancorp (NASDAQ:BMRC) and Citizens & Northern (NASDAQ:CZNC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, media sentiment, earnings and institutional ownership.

Citizens & Northern has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Bank of Marin Bancorp. Citizens & Northern is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Bank of Marin Bancorp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Bank of Marin Bancorp$144.48M1.82$19.90M$0.8319.42
Citizens & Northern$102.44M2.70$24.15M$1.5211.82

In the previous week, Citizens & Northern had 2 more articles in the media than Bank of Marin Bancorp. MarketBeat recorded 2 mentions for Citizens & Northern and 0 mentions for Bank of Marin Bancorp. Citizens & Northern's average media sentiment score of 1.02 beat Bank of Marin Bancorp's score of 0.00 indicating that Citizens & Northern is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Bank of Marin Bancorp Neutral
Citizens & Northern Positive

Bank of Marin Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.2%. Citizens & Northern pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.2%. Bank of Marin Bancorp pays out 120.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Citizens & Northern pays out 73.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Citizens & Northern is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Bank of Marin Bancorp has a beta of 0.88, meaning that its stock price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Citizens & Northern has a beta of 0.44, meaning that its stock price is 56% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Bank of Marin Bancorp currently has a consensus price target of $17.33, suggesting a potential upside of 7.53%. Citizens & Northern has a consensus price target of $21.00, suggesting a potential upside of 16.93%. Given Citizens & Northern's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Citizens & Northern is more favorable than Bank of Marin Bancorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Bank of Marin Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
Citizens & Northern
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

Bank of Marin Bancorp received 115 more outperform votes than Citizens & Northern when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.17% of users gave Bank of Marin Bancorp an outperform vote while only 52.48% of users gave Citizens & Northern an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Bank of Marin BancorpOutperform Votes
274
58.17%
Underperform Votes
197
41.83%
Citizens & NorthernOutperform Votes
159
52.48%
Underperform Votes
144
47.52%

52.3% of Bank of Marin Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 30.8% of Citizens & Northern shares are held by institutional investors. 5.7% of Bank of Marin Bancorp shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.7% of Citizens & Northern shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Citizens & Northern has a net margin of 16.20% compared to Bank of Marin Bancorp's net margin of 9.28%. Citizens & Northern's return on equity of 9.17% beat Bank of Marin Bancorp's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Bank of Marin Bancorp9.28% 4.09% 0.45%
Citizens & Northern 16.20%9.17%0.93%

Summary

Citizens & Northern beats Bank of Marin Bancorp on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding BMRC and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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BMRC vs. The Competition

MetricBank of Marin BancorpState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$262.60M$2.36B$9.01B$8.00B
Dividend Yield6.14%4.16%435.61%3.91%
P/E Ratio19.4212.2056.8618.74
Price / Sales1.822.053,514.9272.59
Price / Cash7.638.7928.0629.27
Price / Book0.591.042.494.50
Net Income$19.90M$401.93M$997.19M$213.09M
7 Day Performance1.77%0.66%0.74%1.20%
1 Month Performance3.87%4.36%4.14%6.66%
1 Year Performance-2.01%31.80%18.49%9.73%

Bank of Marin Bancorp Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CZNC
Citizens & Northern
3.5678 of 5 stars
$17.61
-0.3%
$21.00
+19.3%
-8.3%$270.84M$137.92M11.59404Analyst Downgrade
Positive News
WTBA
West Bancorporation
1.4652 of 5 stars
$17.62
+0.7%
$21.50
+22.0%
+8.7%$296.19M$170.37M13.35181Positive News
EBTC
Enterprise Bancorp
3.4461 of 5 stars
$25.04
+0.6%
N/A-7.1%$310.00M$218.66M8.60570Positive News
BSRR
Sierra Bancorp
3.9277 of 5 stars
$22.66
+3.8%
$22.33
-1.4%
+36.4%$330.84M$193.52M9.36491
MOFG
MidWestOne Financial Group
4.087 of 5 stars
$21.47
+1.2%
$24.13
+12.4%
+13.4%$338.37M$268.04M14.91732
PWOD
Penns Woods Bancorp
1.31 of 5 stars
$19.35
+0.9%
N/A-17.4%$145.32M$99.97M8.88308
CFFI
C&F Financial
1.5736 of 5 stars
$42.49
+0.8%
N/A-12.1%$142.77M$153.75M7.01594Positive News
CCNE
CNB Financial
4.4703 of 5 stars
$20.06
+0.8%
$22.00
+9.7%
+14.0%$421.26M$327.03M8.43765Dividend Announcement
THFF
First Financial
3.742 of 5 stars
$38.54
+1.6%
$43.00
+11.6%
+12.4%$455.16M$271.10M8.22861
CCBG
Capital City Bank Group
4.1374 of 5 stars
$27.42
+0.7%
$34.25
+24.9%
-6.9%$464.50M$252.68M8.93970Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:BMRC) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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