NASDAQ:EBSB - Meridian Bancorp Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.20 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 02:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.20
Today's Range$18.05 - $18.25
52-Week Range$16.95 - $21.85
Volume202,942 shs
Average Volume203,721 shs
Market Capitalization$992.30 million
P/E Ratio19.16
Dividend Yield1.11%
Meridian Bancorp logoMeridian Bancorp, Inc. operates as a holding company, which engages in the provision of banking and financial services, through East Boston Savings Bank. It offers banking products such as mobile banking; retirement services; investments; savings and certificates of deposits; personal lending; auto loan; line of credit, and cash management. The company was founded on March 6, 2014 and is headquartered in Peabody, MA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89
Current Ratio1.25
Quick Ratio1.25


Trailing P/E Ratio19.16
Forward P/E Ratio17.17
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$208.17 million
Price / Sales4.72
Cash Flow$0.9357 per share
Price / Cash19.45
Book Value$11.96 per share
Price / Book1.52


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.95
Net Income$42.94 million
Net Margins21.43%
Return on Equity8.56%
Return on Assets1.05%


Outstanding Shares53,930,000
Market Cap$992.30 million

Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ:EBSB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Meridian Bancorp's stock symbol?

Meridian Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EBSB."

How often does Meridian Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Meridian Bancorp?

Meridian Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Tuesday, July 3rd. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 18th. View Meridian Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were Meridian Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

Meridian Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:EBSB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The savings and loans company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.01. The savings and loans company had revenue of $43.91 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $43.80 million. Meridian Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.56% and a net margin of 21.43%. View Meridian Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is Meridian Bancorp's next earnings date?

Meridian Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Meridian Bancorp.

What price target have analysts set for EBSB?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Meridian Bancorp's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Meridian Bancorp's share price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Meridian Bancorp.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Meridian Bancorp?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meridian Bancorp in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Meridian Bancorp.

Who are some of Meridian Bancorp's key competitors?

Who are Meridian Bancorp's key executives?

Meridian Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Richard J. Gavegnano, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • John A. Carroll, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Mark L. Abbate, CFO, Treasurer, Chief Accounting Officer & EVP
  • Frank Romano, Executive Vice President-Corporate Banking
  • John Migliozzi, Executive VP-Real Estate Lending

Has Meridian Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EBSB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Meridian Bancorp earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the savings and loans company an impact score of 48.11 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Meridian Bancorp.

Who are Meridian Bancorp's major shareholders?

Meridian Bancorp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.82%), FMR LLC (6.08%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.96%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.99%), Impax Asset Management LLC (1.82%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.64%). Company insiders that own Meridian Bancorp stock include Anna R Dimaria, Edward J Merritt, Frank Romano, Gregory F Natalucci, James G Sartori, Marilyn A Censullo, Richard F Fernandez and Thomas J Gunning. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Meridian Bancorp.

Which major investors are selling Meridian Bancorp stock?

EBSB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Boston Partners, Cortina Asset Management LLC, Impax Asset Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, ClariVest Asset Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Meridian Bancorp company stock in the last year include Anna R Dimaria, Gregory F Natalucci, James G Sartori, Marilyn A Censullo and Richard F Fernandez. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meridian Bancorp.

Which major investors are buying Meridian Bancorp stock?

EBSB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Meridian Bancorp stock in the last two years include Edward J Merritt, Frank Romano and Thomas J Gunning. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meridian Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of Meridian Bancorp?

Shares of EBSB 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 Meridian Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of EBSB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.20.

How big of a company is Meridian Bancorp?

Meridian Bancorp has a market capitalization of $992.30 million and generates $208.17 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $42.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.95 on an earnings per share basis. Meridian Bancorp employs 538 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Meridian Bancorp?

Meridian Bancorp's mailing address is 67 Prospect Street, Peabody MA, 01960. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 617-567-1500 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Meridian Bancorp (NASDAQ EBSB)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  181 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  279
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Meridian Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EBSB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EBSB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by Staff

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