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NASDAQ:BPOP - Popular Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.39 (-2.78 %)
(As of 02/28/2020 04:28 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $48.61
50-Day Range
MA: $57.17
52-Week Range
Now: $48.61
Volume757,464 shs
Average Volume610,376 shs
Market Capitalization$4.70 billion
P/E Ratio7.08
Dividend Yield2.40%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BPOP



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.83 billion
Cash Flow$4.39 per share
Book Value$53.66 per share


Net Income$667.41 million


Market Cap$4.70 billion
Next Earnings Date4/16/2020 (Estimated)

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, January 2nd. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 4th. View Popular's Dividend History.

How were Popular's earnings last quarter?

Popular Inc (NASDAQ:BPOP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 28th. The bank reported $1.72 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.47 by $0.25. The bank had revenue of $619.84 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $568.25 million. Popular had a return on equity of 11.84% and a net margin of 23.58%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.33 EPS. View Popular's Earnings History.

When is Popular's next earnings date?

Popular is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 16th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Popular.

What price target have analysts set for BPOP?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Popular's shares. Their forecasts range from $69.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Popular's share price to reach $69.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Popular.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Popular?

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

Has Popular been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BPOP stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Popular earned a daily sentiment score of -4.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Popular.

Are investors shorting Popular?

Popular saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 850,700 shares, a drop of 12.9% from the January 30th total of 976,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 564,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the stock 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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Altria Group (MO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Enbridge (ENB), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Pfizer (PFE) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include AQR Capital Management LLC (3.74%), Investec Asset Management LTD (3.10%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (2.64%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.46%), AJO LP (2.38%) and State Street Corp (2.29%). 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 selling Popular stock?

BPOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Investec Asset Management LTD, AJO LP, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and AXA. Company insiders that have sold Popular company stock in the last year include Eduardo J Negron, Eli Sepulveda, Javier D Ferrer, Joaquin E Bacardi III, Jorge J Garcia, Luis E Cestero and Maria Luisa Ferre. View Insider Buying and Selling for Popular.

Which institutional investors are buying Popular stock?

BPOP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and State Street Corp. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Popular's stock price today?

One share of BPOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.61.

How big of a company is Popular?

Popular has a market capitalization of $4.70 billion and generates $2.83 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $667.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.88 on an earnings per share basis. Popular employs 8,474 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Popular.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  396 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  384 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  780
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 2/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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