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

+1.78 (+6.65 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $28.53
50-Day Range
MA: $26.43
52-Week Range
Now: $28.53
Volume30,544 shs
Average Volume11,803 shs
Market Capitalization$223.68 million
P/E Ratio11.94
Dividend Yield1.88%
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Bankwell Bank that provides a range of banking 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 mid-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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BWFG



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$83.96 million
Cash Flow$2.7094 per share
Book Value$22.21 per share


Net Income$17.43 million


Market Cap$223.68 million
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bankwell Financial Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Bankwell Financial Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 30th. Investors of record on Friday, August 16th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Monday, August 26th. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. View Bankwell Financial Group's Dividend History.

How were Bankwell Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 30th. The bank reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.16. The bank earned $14.93 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $14.65 million. Bankwell Financial Group had a net margin of 21.17% and a return on equity of 11.48%. View Bankwell Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is Bankwell Financial Group's next earnings date?

Bankwell Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bankwell Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for BWFG?

1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Bankwell Financial Group's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Bankwell Financial Group's stock price to reach $34.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bankwell Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bankwell Financial Group?

1 Wall Street 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, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bankwell Financial Group.

Has Bankwell Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BWFG stock have been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Bankwell Financial Group earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the bank a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating 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 Bankwell Financial Group.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), ONEOK (OKE), Seadrill Partners (SDLP), Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH), SM Energy (SM), Prosiebensat 1 Media (PSM), Unilever (UNIA), Amedisys (AMED), eBay (EBAY) and FOX (FOX).

Who are Bankwell Financial Group's key executives?

Bankwell Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher R. Gruseke, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Penko Krassimir Ivanov, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Todd H. Lampert, Director & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Heidi S. DeWyngaert, Exec. VP & Chief Lending Officer (Age 63)
  • Scott Messina, First VP & Chief Information Officer

Who are Bankwell Financial Group's major shareholders?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Banc Funds Co. LLC (5.96%), BlackRock Inc. (4.35%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.48%), Summit Trail Advisors LLC (1.18%), Northern Trust Corp (0.98%) and Perritt Capital Management Inc. (0.87%). Company insiders that own Bankwell Financial Group stock include Blake S Drexler, Christopher R Gruseke, David P Dineen, Heidi Dewyngaert, James A Fieber, Laura Waitz, Penko Krassimir Ivanov and Todd Lampert. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bankwell Financial Group.

Which major investors are selling Bankwell Financial Group stock?

BWFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Banc Funds Co. LLC, Clover Partners L.P., Morgan Stanley, Brown Advisory Inc., Invesco Ltd., Perritt Capital Management Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Bankwell Financial Group company stock in the last year include Heidi Dewyngaert, Laura Waitz and Todd Lampert. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bankwell Financial Group.

Which major investors are buying Bankwell Financial Group stock?

BWFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., John W. Rosenthal Capital Management Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Context BH Capital Management LP, Summit Trail Advisors LLC and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have bought Bankwell Financial Group stock in the last two years include Blake S Drexler, Christopher R Gruseke, Penko Krassimir Ivanov and Todd Lampert. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bankwell Financial Group.

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 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 $28.53.

How big of a company is Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group has a market capitalization of $223.68 million and generates $83.96 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $17.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. Bankwell Financial Group employs 142 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Bankwell Financial Group.

What is Bankwell Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Bankwell Financial Group is

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ BWFG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  129 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  285
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bankwell Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BWFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BWFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by Staff

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