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

$35.02 0.16 (0.46 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$35.02
Today's Range$34.19 - $35.40
52-Week Range$28.79 - $38.50
Volume67,333 shs
Average Volume11,214 shs
Market Capitalization$271.50 million
P/E Ratio17.88
Dividend Yield0.80%
Beta1.14

About Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company offers a range of financial services through its banking subsidiary, Bankwell Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a Connecticut state non-member bank. The Bank provides a range of banking services to commercial and consumer customers, concentrated in the Fairfield and New Haven Counties region of Connecticut. The Bank's commercial lending products include owner-occupied commercial real estate loans, commercial real estate investment loans, commercial loans (such as business term loans, equipment financing and lines of credit) to small and mid-sized businesses, and real estate construction and development loans. The Bank's retail lending products include residential mortgage loans, home equity lines of credit and consumer installment loans. Its depository products include checking, savings, money market, certificates of deposit, noninterest-bearing demand, negotiable order of withdrawal (NOW) and time deposits.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Banks - NEC
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBanks - NEC
SymbolNASDAQ:BWFG
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-203-9723838

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.39%
Current Ratio1.12%
Quick Ratio1.12%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.88
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$63.67 million
Price / Sales4.25
Cash Flow$2.12 per share
Price / Cash16.54
Book Value$19.39 per share
Price / Book1.81

Profitability

Trailing EPS$1.94
Net Income$12.35 million
Net Margins20.74%
Return on Equity9.92%
Return on Assets0.88%

Miscellaneous

Employees127
Outstanding Shares7,720,000

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Monday, November 27th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. View Bankwell Financial Group's Dividend History.

How were Bankwell Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Bankwell Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:BWFG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 25th. The bank reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.43. The bank had revenue of $13.69 million for the quarter. Bankwell Financial Group had a net margin of 20.74% and a return on equity of 9.92%. View Bankwell Financial Group's Earnings History.

When will Bankwell Financial Group make its next earnings announcement?

Bankwell Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bankwell Financial Group.

Where is Bankwell Financial Group's stock going? Where will Bankwell Financial Group's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Bankwell Financial Group's shares. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Bankwell Financial Group's stock price to reach $37.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Bankwell Financial Group.

Who are some of Bankwell Financial Group's key competitors?

Who are Bankwell Financial Group's key executives?

Bankwell Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Blake S. Drexler, Outside Chairman of the Board (Age 57)
  • Christopher R Gruseke, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 54)
  • Penko Krassimir Ivanov, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 45)
  • Heidi S. DeWyngaert, Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer
  • Todd Lampert Esq., Corporate Secretary, Independent Director (Age 51)
  • Gail E.D. Brathwaite, Director (Age 52)
  • Carl Michael Porto II, Director (Age 48)
  • Frederick R. Afragola, Independent Director (Age 73)
  • George P. Bauer, Independent Director (Age 83)
  • Michael J. Brandt, Independent Director (Age 49)

Who owns Bankwell Financial Group stock?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wasatch Advisors Inc. (1.05%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.23%), Dupont Capital Management Corp (0.17%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.09%) and Rhumbline Advisers (0.08%). Company insiders that own Bankwell Financial Group stock include Blake S Drexler, Carl M Porto, Christine Chivily, Christopher R Gruseke, David P Dineen, Ernest J Sr Verrico, Sr, George P Bauer, James A Fieber, Penko Krassimir Ivanov and Todd Lampert. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bankwell Financial Group.

Who bought Bankwell Financial Group stock? Who is buying Bankwell Financial Group stock?

Bankwell Financial Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wasatch Advisors Inc., Dupont Capital Management Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Rhumbline Advisers, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Bankwell Financial Group stock in the last two years include Blake S Drexler, Carl M Porto, Christopher R Gruseke, Ernest J Sr Verrico, Sr, James A Fieber and Penko Krassimir Ivanov. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bankwell Financial Group.

How do I buy Bankwell Financial Group stock?

Shares of Bankwell Financial Group 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bankwell Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of Bankwell Financial Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.02.

How big of a company is Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group has a market capitalization of $271.50 million and generates $63.67 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $12.35 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.94 on an earnings per share basis. Bankwell Financial Group employs 127 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Bankwell Financial Group?

Bankwell Financial Group's mailing address is 208 Elm St, NEW CANAAN, CT 06840-5309, United States. The bank can be reached via phone at +1-203-9723838 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  59 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  54 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  113
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bankwell Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyN/A
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.00N/A
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $37.00$37.00$37.00N/A
Price Target Upside: 14.23% upside14.23% upside14.23% upsideN/A

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/27/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$37.00HighView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/16/2015 forward)

Earnings

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ BWFG) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/23/2018$0.54N/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2017Q4 2016$0.43$0.43$13.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q3 2016$0.39$0.41$13.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q1 2016$0.35$0.40$12.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q4 2015$0.34$0.35$12.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3 2015$0.28$0.31$12.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2 2014$0.19$0.25$7.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:11/27/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:0.80%
Payout Ratio:14.43% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/19/2017quarterly$0.070.74%11/16/201711/17/201711/27/2017
7/27/2017quarterly$0.070.86%8/11/20178/15/20178/25/2017
4/27/2017quarterly$0.070.79%5/12/20175/16/20175/26/2017
1/26/2017quarterly$0.070.95%2/15/20172/17/20172/27/2017
10/27/2016quarterly$0.071.15%11/16/201611/18/201611/28/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.050.91%8/12/20168/16/20168/26/2016
4/28/2016quarterly$0.050.96%5/12/20165/16/20165/26/2016
1/29/2016quarterly$0.051.03%2/10/20162/12/20162/22/2016
10/30/2015quarterly$0.0512/9/201512/11/201512/21/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ BWFG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.37%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 48.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ:BWFG)

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ BWFG) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/6/2017Blake S DrexlerDirectorBuy1,128$36.59$41,273.52View SEC Filing  
10/31/2017Penko Krassimir IvanovCFOBuy50$36.80$1,840.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2017Blake S DrexlerDirectorSell3,500$37.13$129,955.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2017James A FieberDirectorSell10,000$37.45$374,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2017Todd LampertDirectorSell2,250$33.93$76,342.50View SEC Filing  
9/18/2017David P DineenEVPSell1,218$35.77$43,567.86View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017Penko Krassimir IvanovCFOBuy33$32.40$1,069.20View SEC Filing  
8/9/2017James A FieberDirectorSell7,144$33.10$236,466.40View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017James A FieberDirectorSell2,856$33.13$94,619.28View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Penko Krassimir IvanovCFOBuy80$31.65$2,532.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017James A FieberDirectorSell7,000$36.10$252,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2017Penko Krassimir IvanovCFOBuy390$30.50$11,895.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2017Todd LampertDirectorSell3,898$30.86$120,292.28View SEC Filing  
3/22/2017Carl M PortoDirectorBuy1,500$31.50$47,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017James A FieberDirectorSell9,662$33.89$327,445.18View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017James A FieberDirectorSell3,238$33.17$107,404.46View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016George P BauerDirectorSell6,905$31.94$220,545.70View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016James A FieberDirectorSell10,000$31.07$310,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Christine ChivilyEVPSell1,200$30.13$36,156.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Todd LampertDirectorSell4,125$29.24$120,615.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016James A FieberDirectorSell10,000$29.00$290,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Christopher R GrusekeCEOBuy1,000$21.35$21,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Carl M PortoDirectorBuy6,326$21.79$137,843.54View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016James A FieberDirectorBuy100$21.18$2,118.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Todd LampertDirectorSell1,500$19.67$29,505.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Carl M PortoDirectorBuy2,500$19.50$48,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Ernest J. Sr Verrico, Sr.CFOBuy2,000$19.50$39,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Christopher R. GrusekeCEOBuy5,500$19.48$107,140.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015James A FieberDirectorBuy1,535$17.95$27,553.25View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Christopher R GrusekeCEOBuy1,000$17.98$17,980.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Christopher R GrusekeCEOBuy1,900$18.42$34,998.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Christopher GrusekeCEOBuy3,000$18.76$56,280.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Gail E D BrathwaiteCOOBuy25,000$18.00$450,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014George P BauerDirectorBuy138,889$18.00$2,500,002.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Bankwell Financial Group (NASDAQ BWFG) News Headlines

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Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngineBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 1:38 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. : BWFG-US: Dividend Analysis : November 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 17, 2017Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. : BWFG-US: Dividend Analysis : November 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : November 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 2:39 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Purchases $41,273.52 in StockBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Purchases $41,273.52 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 7:58 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells $129,955.00 in StockBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells $129,955.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 9:02 PM
Insider Selling: Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells 10,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 5:28 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Issue $0.07 Quarterly DividendBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Issue $0.07 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 10:26 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 3:44 AM
Should You Sell Bankwell Financial Group Inc (BWFG) At $36.72?Should You Sell Bankwell Financial Group Inc (BWFG) At $36.72?
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:39 PM
Bankwell Financial Group Named to Sandler O’Neill 2017 Sm-All StarsBankwell Financial Group Named to Sandler O’Neill 2017 Sm-All Stars
www.businesswire.com - September 29 at 9:01 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Todd Lampert Sells 2,250 SharesBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Todd Lampert Sells 2,250 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 7:36 PM
David P. Dineen Sells 1,218 Shares of Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) StockDavid P. Dineen Sells 1,218 Shares of Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 8:44 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. : BWFG-US: Dividend Analysis : August 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. : BWFG-US: Dividend Analysis : August 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 5:32 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. :BWFG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 12, 2017Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. :BWFG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:27 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells $236,466.40 in StockBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells $236,466.40 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 1:40 PM
Insider Selling: Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells 2,856 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) Director Sells 2,856 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 1:36 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.07Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 3:41 PM
BRIEF-Bankwell Financial Group Q2 earnings per share $0.49BRIEF-Bankwell Financial Group Q2 earnings per share $0.49
www.reuters.com - July 26 at 5:24 PM
Bankwell Financial Group Reports Record Second Quarter Net Income of $3.8 Million or $0.49 Per Share and Declares Third Quarter DividendBankwell Financial Group Reports Record Second Quarter Net Income of $3.8 Million or $0.49 Per Share and Declares Third Quarter Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 5:24 PM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Release Earnings on WednesdayBankwell Financial Group, Inc. (BWFG) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 11:05 AM
Bankwell Financial Group is Now Oversold (BWFG)Bankwell Financial Group is Now Oversold (BWFG)
www.thestreet.com - May 31 at 4:09 PM
Cash Dividend On The Way From Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG)Cash Dividend On The Way From Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG)
www.thestreet.com - May 10 at 4:18 PM
Bankwell Financial Group (BWFG) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% YieldBankwell Financial Group (BWFG) Declares $0.07 Quarterly Dividend; 0.8% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - April 27 at 1:21 AM
BRIEF-Bankwell Financial Group Inc says Q1 earnings per share $0.43BRIEF-Bankwell Financial Group Inc says Q1 earnings per share $0.43
www.reuters.com - January 26 at 3:09 AM
Form 4 Bankwell Financial Group For: Dec 09 Filed by: Lampert ToddForm 4 Bankwell Financial Group For: Dec 09 Filed by: Lampert Todd
www.streetinsider.com - December 9 at 4:23 PM
CFO Moves: Bankwell Financial Group, Yellow PagesCFO Moves: Bankwell Financial Group, Yellow Pages
blogs.wsj.com - November 11 at 8:38 PM
Bankwell appoints Penko Ivanov as CFOBankwell appoints Penko Ivanov as CFO
seekingalpha.com - November 11 at 8:38 PM
Bankwell Financial CFO announced his retirementBankwell Financial CFO announced his retirement
seekingalpha.com - June 15 at 8:47 AM
Bankwell Financial Group, Inc. Reports the Planned Retirement of Its Chief Financial OfficerBankwell Financial Group, Inc. Reports the Planned Retirement of Its Chief Financial Officer
www.businesswire.com - June 15 at 8:47 AM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual ReportBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:16 AM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial StatementBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statement
biz.yahoo.com - January 28 at 12:14 PM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and ExhibitsBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - December 14 at 9:09 AM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements anBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements an
biz.yahoo.com - November 13 at 4:23 PM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly ReportBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 8:36 AM
BANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, FinanBANKWELL FINANCIAL GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Finan
biz.yahoo.com - October 29 at 9:22 AM

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