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Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.01 (-0.04%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
22,766 shs
Average Volume
8,030 shs
Market Capitalization
$191.13 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Bankwell Financial Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
40.5% Upside
$34.00 Price Target
Short Interest
1.41% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$198,374 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.66 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

348th out of 833 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

96th out of 173 stocks

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About Bankwell Financial Group Stock (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Bankwell Bank that provides various banking services for individual and commercial customers. It offers various traditional depository products, including checking, savings, money market, and certificates of deposit. The company also provides first mortgage loans secured by one-to-four family owner occupied residential properties for personal use; home equity loans and home equity lines of credit secured by owner occupied one-to-four family residential properties; loans secured by commercial real estate, multi-family dwellings, owner-occupied commercial real estate, and investor-owned one-to-four family dwellings; commercial construction loans for commercial development projects, including apartment buildings and condominiums, as well as office buildings, retail, and other income producing properties; land loans; commercial business loans secured by assignments of corporate assets and personal guarantees of the business owners; loans to finance insurance premiums; overdraft lines of credit; and unsecured personal loans. It operates branches in New Canaan, Stamford, Fairfield, Westport, Darien, Norwalk, and Hamden, Connecticut. The company was formerly known as BNC Financial Group, Inc. and changed its name to Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. in September 2013. Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in New Canaan, Connecticut.

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BWFG Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

State commercial banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$36.66 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$94.31 million
Cash Flow
$5.32 per share
Book Value
$34.84 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$191.13 million
Not Optionable
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BWFG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Bankwell Financial Group stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bankwell Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" BWFG shares.
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What is Bankwell Financial Group's stock price target for 2024?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Bankwell Financial Group's shares. Their BWFG share price targets range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $34.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have BWFG shares performed in 2024?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock was trading at $30.18 at the start of the year. Since then, BWFG stock has decreased by 19.8% and is now trading at $24.20.
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When is Bankwell Financial Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
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How were Bankwell Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWFG) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The bank reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter. The bank earned $22.06 million during the quarter. Bankwell Financial Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.55% and a net margin of 15.28%.

How often does Bankwell Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, May 21st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 9th.
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Is Bankwell Financial Group a good dividend stock?

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.25%. The dividend payout ratio is 20.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Bankwell Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bankwell Financial Group investors own include ONEOK (OKE), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Philip Morris International (PM), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Cinemark (CNK) and CenterPoint Energy (CNP).

Who are Bankwell Financial Group's major shareholders?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.16%), LSV Asset Management (1.62%), Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC (1.62%), GM Advisory Group LLC (1.05%), Summit Trail Advisors LLC (0.42%) and Empowered Funds LLC (0.22%). Insiders that own company stock include Anahaita N Kotval, Blake S Drexler, Carl M Porto, Christine Chivily, Daniel S Jones, Darryl Demos, Eric J Dale, James M Garnett Jr, Jeffrey R Dunne, Laura Waitz, Lawrence B Seidman, Matt Mcneill, Penko Krassimir Ivanov, Richard Castiglioni, Steven H Brunner and Todd Lampert.
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How do I buy shares of Bankwell Financial Group?

Shares of BWFG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:BWFG) was last updated on 6/22/2024 by Staff

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