NASDAQ:BPOP - Popular Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$54.56 -0.74 (-1.34 %)
(As of 05/23/2019 08:55 AM ET)
Previous Close$55.30
Today's Range$54.42 - $55.39
52-Week Range$44.22 - $58.99
Volume484,626 shs
Average Volume438,882 shs
Market Capitalization$5.27 billion
P/E Ratio11.44
Dividend Yield2.17%
Beta1.2
Popular, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various retail, mortgage, and commercial banking products and services. The company accepts various deposit products. It also offers commercial and industrial loans; commercial real estate loans; residential mortgage loans; consumer loans, including personal loans, credit cards, automobile loans, home equity lines of credit, and other loans to individual borrowers; construction loans; and lease financing comprising automobile loans/leases. In addition, the company provides investment banking, broker-dealer, and insurance services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 172 branches, including 67 owned and 105 leased premises in Puerto Rico; 51 branches comprising 5 owned and 46 leased premises in New York, New Jersey, and Florida; and 619 ATMs in Puerto Rico, 22 ATMs in Virgin Islands, and 115 ATMs in the United States mainland. Popular, Inc. was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BPOP
CUSIP73317470
Phone787-765-9800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.67 billion
Cash Flow$4.5505 per share
Book Value$55.77 per share

Profitability

Net Income$618.16 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,474
Market Cap$5.27 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Popular (NASDAQ:BPOP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Popular's stock symbol?

Popular trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BPOP."

How often does Popular pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Popular?

Popular declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 28th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, July 1st. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 24th. View Popular's Dividend History.

How were Popular's earnings last quarter?

Popular Inc (NASDAQ:BPOP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 18th. The bank reported $1.69 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.24. The bank had revenue of $607.39 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $603.70 million. Popular had a net margin of 24.69% and a return on equity of 10.58%. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.89 earnings per share. View Popular's Earnings History.

When is Popular's next earnings date?

Popular is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Popular.

What price target have analysts set for BPOP?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Popular's shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate Popular's stock price to reach $59.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Popular.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Popular?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Popular in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Popular.

Has Popular been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BPOP stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Popular earned a coverage optimism score of -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Popular's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Popular own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Popular investors own include General Electric (GE), Starbucks (SBUX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Celgene (CELG), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Visa (V), Valero Energy (VLO), American Airlines Group (AAL) and Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY).

Who are Popular's key executives?

Popular's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard L. Carrión, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)
  • Mr. Ignacio Alvarez Esq., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Carlos J. Vázquez, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Javier D. Ferrer-Fernández J.D., Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Lidio V. Soriano CPA, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer of Corp. Risk Management Group (Age 50)

Who are Popular's major shareholders?

Popular's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.92%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.18%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.18%), AQR Capital Management LLC (3.15%) and AJO LP (3.05%). Company insiders that own Popular stock include Alejandro M Ballester, Beatriz Castellvi, Carlos J Vazquez, Eli Sepulveda, Gilberto Monzon, Ignacio Alvarez, Jorge J Garcia, Juan Guerrero, Maria Luisa Ferre and Richard L Carrion. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Popular.

Which major investors are selling Popular stock?

BPOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Investec Asset Management LTD, Wells Fargo & Company MN, AJO LP, Investec Asset Management North America Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Minneapolis Portfolio Management Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Popular company stock in the last year include Alejandro M Ballester, Beatriz Castellvi, Carlos J Vazquez, Eli Sepulveda, Gilberto Monzon, Ignacio Alvarez, Jorge J Garcia, Juan Guerrero, Maria Luisa Ferre and Richard L Carrion. View Insider Buying and Selling for Popular.

Which major investors are buying Popular stock?

BPOP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Pinebridge Investments L.P., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and Federated Investors Inc. PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Popular.

How do I buy shares of Popular?

Shares of BPOP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Popular's stock price today?

One share of BPOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.56.

How big of a company is Popular?

Popular has a market capitalization of $5.27 billion and generates $2.67 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $618.16 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.77 on an earnings per share basis. Popular employs 8,474 workers across the globe.

What is Popular's official website?

The official website for Popular is http://www.popular.com/.

How can I contact Popular?

Popular's mailing address is 209 Munoz Rivera Avenue Popular Center Building, Hato Rey PR, 00936. The bank can be reached via phone at 787-765-9800 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Popular (NASDAQ BPOP)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  376 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  352 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  728
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Popular and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BPOP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BPOP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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