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Bankwell Financial Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.10 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.12
50-Day Range
MA: $19.19
52-Week Range
Now: $20.12
Volume29,199 shs
Average Volume22,440 shs
Market Capitalization$158.89 million
P/E Ratio17.50
Dividend Yield2.78%
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Bankwell Bank that provides a range of banking products and services to commercial and consumer customers in Connecticut. It accepts checking, savings, and money market accounts; and time, demand, and NOW deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. The company also provides commercial lending products, including residential real estate loans, owner-occupied commercial real estate loans, commercial real estate investment loans, business term loans, equipment financing, and lines of credit to small and medium-sized businesses, as well as real estate construction and development loans; and consumer loans, such as loans secured by savings or certificate accounts, or automobiles, as well as unsecured personal loans and overdraft lines of credit. It operates through a network of 12 branches. The company was formerly known as BNC Financial Group, Inc. and changed its name to Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. in September 2013. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in New Canaan, Connecticut.
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Overall MarketRank

2.04 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

203rd out of 301 stocks

State Commercial Banks Industry

37th out of 60 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BWFG



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$88.19 million
Cash Flow$2.83 per share
Book Value$23.26 per share


Net Income$18.22 million


Market Cap$158.89 million
Next Earnings Date1/25/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
+0.02 (+0.10 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Bankwell Financial Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock was trading at $19.99 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BWFG shares have increased by 0.7% and is now trading at $20.12.
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Is Bankwell Financial Group a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bankwell Financial Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Bankwell Financial Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BWFG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Bankwell Financial Group?

Wall Street analysts have given Bankwell Financial Group a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Bankwell Financial Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Bankwell Financial Group's next earnings date?

Bankwell Financial Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 25th 2021.
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How were Bankwell Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWFG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The bank reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.07. The bank had revenue of $14.22 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $14.50 million. Bankwell Financial Group had a return on equity of 5.19% and a net margin of 11.08%.
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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, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, November 23rd. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 12th.
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Is Bankwell Financial Group a good dividend stock?

Bankwell Financial Group pays an annual dividend of $0.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.78%. The dividend payout ratio of Bankwell Financial Group is 24.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Bankwell Financial Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.03% next year. This indicates that Bankwell Financial Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are some of Bankwell Financial Group's key competitors?

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 key executives?

Bankwell Financial Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christopher R. Gruseke, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $779.4k)
  • Mr. Penko Krassimir Ivanov, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $396.41k)
  • Ms. Christine A. Chivily, Exec. VP, Chief Risk Officer & Chief Credit Officer (Age 61, Pay $369.26k)
  • Mr. Todd H. Lampert, Independent Director & Corp. Sec. (Age 57, Pay $80.77k)
  • Scott Messina, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Laura Waitz, Exec. VP & Chief of Staff (Age 57)
  • Ms. Shawn T. Gelin, Sr. VP & Director of Community Banking Operations
  • Mr. Robert J. Palermo, Sr. VP & CRE Team Leader
  • Robert E. Mallozzi, Sr. VP & Bus. Devel. Officer
  • Nancy Abels Caccia, Sr. VP & Chief of Retail Banking Staff

What is Bankwell Financial Group's stock symbol?

Bankwell Financial Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BWFG."

How do I buy shares of Bankwell Financial Group?

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

What is Bankwell Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of BWFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.12.

How big of a company is Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group has a market capitalization of $158.89 million and generates $88.19 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $18.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.31 on an earnings per share basis. Bankwell Financial Group employs 157 workers across the globe.

What is Bankwell Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Bankwell Financial Group is www.mybankwell.com.

How can I contact Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group's mailing address is 220 ELM STREET, NEW CANAAN CT, 06840. The bank can be reached via phone at 203-652-0166 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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