NASDAQ:CHFC - Chemical Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$40.06 -1.19 (-2.88 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.06
Today's Range$39.91 - $41.8279
52-Week Range$39.91 - $59.83
Volume525,961 shs
Average Volume345,298 shs
Market Capitalization$2.86 billion
P/E Ratio13.09
Dividend Yield3.39%
Chemical Financial Corporation operates as a financial holding company of Chemical Bank that offers banking and fiduciary products and services to residents and business customers. It offers business and personal checking accounts, savings and individual retirement accounts, time deposit instruments, electronically accessed banking products, residential and commercial real estate financing, commercial lending, consumer financing, debit cards, safe deposit box, money transfer, automated teller machines, insurance and investment products, corporate and personal wealth management, and mortgage banking and other banking services. The company also offers mutual funds, annuity products, and market securities; trust, investment management, and custodial services; financial and estate planning; and retirement and employee benefit programs. As of January 23, 2018, it operated through 212 banking offices located in Michigan, northeast Ohio, and northern Indiana. The company has 7 loan production offices and approximately 245 automated teller machines. Chemical Financial Corporation was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CHFC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.15
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.91


Trailing P/E Ratio13.09
Forward P/E Ratio10.22
P/E Growth1.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$776.15 million
Price / Sales3.69
Cash Flow$3.6888 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.86
Book Value$37.48 per share
Price / Book1.07


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.06
Net Income$149.52 million
Net Margins24.78%
Return on Equity9.98%
Return on Assets1.36%


Outstanding Shares71,440,000
Market Cap$2.86 billion

Chemical Financial (NASDAQ:CHFC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chemical Financial's stock symbol?

Chemical Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHFC."

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

Chemical Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View Chemical Financial's Dividend History.

How were Chemical Financial's earnings last quarter?

Chemical Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CHFC) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The bank reported $0.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.01. The bank had revenue of $197.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $200.16 million. Chemical Financial had a return on equity of 9.98% and a net margin of 24.78%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.79 EPS. View Chemical Financial's Earnings History.

When is Chemical Financial's next earnings date?

Chemical Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Chemical Financial.

What price target have analysts set for CHFC?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Chemical Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Chemical Financial's share price to reach $58.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Chemical Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chemical Financial?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chemical Financial in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Chemical Financial.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Chemical Financial stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Chemical Financial stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "CHEMICAL FINANCIAL CORP. is a multi-bank holding company. The company business is concentrated in a single industry segment, commercial banking. Subsidiaries offer a full range of commercial banking and fiduciary services. These include accepting deposits, residential and commercial real estate financing, commercial lending, consumer financing, debit cards, safe deposit services, automated teller machines, money transfer services, corporate and personal trust services and other banking services. " (12/11/2018)
  • 2. Boenning Scattergood analysts commented, "We are upgrading our rating on CHFC shares to Neutral following the outsized sell-off in the stock in reaction to 3Q18 earnings. We continue to believe Chemical’s healthy combination of consistent organic growth, disciplined expense control, and extensive M&A experience should aid in sustaining the company’s elite returns longer-term, but continue to expect near-term pressure related to the company’s funding profile and aggressive growth outlook." (10/25/2018)

Has Chemical Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CHFC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Chemical Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the bank a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Chemical Financial's key competitors?

Who are Chemical Financial's key executives?

Chemical Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David T. Provost, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Dennis L. Klaeser, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Robert S. Rathbun, Exec. VP of Retail & Regional Pres of the East Region of Chemical Bank (Age 54)
  • Mr. John Brennan Ryan, COO, Exec. VP & Exec. Legal Counsel (Age 49)
  • Mr. Timothy G. Blazejewski, Chief investment officer & Treasurer (Age 54)

Who are Chemical Financial's major shareholders?

Chemical Financial's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.52%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.35%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.35%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.20%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.11%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.98%). Company insiders that own Chemical Financial stock include David T Provost, Dennis L Klaeser, Gregory R Bixby, James R Fitterling, Larry D Stauffer, Lori A Gwizdala, Richard M Lievense, Robert Rathbun, Ronald A Klein and Thomas C Shafer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Chemical Financial.

Which institutional investors are selling Chemical Financial stock?

CHFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Franklin Resources Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Eagle Asset Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Morgan Stanley and Glenmede Trust Co. NA. Company insiders that have sold Chemical Financial company stock in the last year include Dennis L Klaeser, Larry D Stauffer, Lori A Gwizdala, Richard M Lievense and Robert Rathbun. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chemical Financial.

Which institutional investors are buying Chemical Financial stock?

CHFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought Chemical Financial stock in the last two years include David T Provost and James R Fitterling. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chemical Financial.

How do I buy shares of Chemical Financial?

Shares of CHFC 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 Chemical Financial's stock price today?

One share of CHFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.06.

How big of a company is Chemical Financial?

Chemical Financial has a market capitalization of $2.86 billion and generates $776.15 million in revenue each year. The bank earns $149.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.06 on an earnings per share basis. Chemical Financial employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is Chemical Financial's official website?

The official website for Chemical Financial is

How can I contact Chemical Financial?

Chemical Financial's mailing address is 235 E MAIN ST, MIDLAND MI, 48640. The bank can be reached via phone at 989-839-5350.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Chemical Financial (NASDAQ CHFC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  384
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chemical Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by Staff

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