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NASDAQ:BPOPPopular Stock Price, Forecast & News

$35.82
+1.32 (+3.83 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$34.21
Now: $35.82
$35.90
50-Day Range
$34.50
MA: $38.53
$44.91
52-Week Range
$23.69
Now: $35.82
$61.46
Volume692,500 shs
Average Volume697,252 shs
Market Capitalization$3.07 billion
P/E Ratio6.45
Dividend Yield4.64%
Beta1.24
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.69 out of 5 stars


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$2.83 billion
Cash Flow$6.19 per share
Book Value$61.68 per share

Profitability

Net Income$671.14 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,560
Market Cap$3.07 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Popular (NASDAQ:BPOP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Popular's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Popular's stock was trading at $38.31 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BPOP shares have decreased by 6.5% and is now trading at $35.82. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Popular?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Popular in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Popular.

When is Popular's next earnings date?

Popular is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Popular.

How can I listen to Popular's earnings call?

Popular will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 23rd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Popular's earnings last quarter?

Popular Inc (NASDAQ:BPOP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 30th. The bank reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.37 by $1.00. The bank earned $599.74 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $604.57 million. Popular had a return on equity of 9.23% and a net margin of 18.98%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.69 earnings per share. View Popular's earnings history.

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

Popular declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 13th. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, July 1st. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.47%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 1st. View Popular's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BPOP?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Popular's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $59.00. On average, they expect Popular's share price to reach $52.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Popular.

Has Popular been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BPOP stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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 media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Popular.

Are investors shorting Popular?

Popular saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,160,000 shares, an increase of 20.8% from the June 15th total of 960,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 967,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.2 days. Approximately 1.4% of the company's shares are sold short. View Popular's Current Options Chain.

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 AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Enbridge (ENB), Altria Group (MO) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Popular's key executives?

Popular's management team includes the following 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)

What is Popular's stock symbol?

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

Who are Popular's major shareholders?

Popular's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Popular stock include Alejandro M Ballester, Beatriz Castellvi, Carlos J Vazquez, Eduardo J Negron, Eli Sepulveda, Gilberto Monzon, Ignacio Alvarez, Javier D Ferrer, Joaquin E Bacardi III, Jorge J Garcia, Juan Guerrero, Luis E Cestero, Maria Luisa Ferre and Richard L Carrion. View institutional ownership trends for Popular.

Which institutional investors are buying Popular stock?

BPOP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Popular's stock price today?

One share of BPOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.82.

How big of a company is Popular?

Popular has a market capitalization of $3.07 billion and generates $2.83 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $671.14 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.88 on an earnings per share basis. Popular employs 8,560 workers across the globe.

What is Popular's official website?

The official website for Popular is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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