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DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
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Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
Trader Joe's chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet

Lakeland Bancorp (LBAI) Competitors

$11.69
+0.01 (+0.09%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

LBAI vs. CNOB, CTBI, EGBN, SBSI, OBNK, GABC, FCBC, GSBC, UVSP, and MBWM

Should you be buying Lakeland Bancorp stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Lakeland Bancorp include ConnectOne Bancorp (CNOB), Community Trust Bancorp (CTBI), Eagle Bancorp (EGBN), Southside Bancshares (SBSI), Origin Bancorp (OBNK), German American Bancorp (GABC), First Community Bankshares (FCBC), Great Southern Bancorp (GSBC), Univest Financial (UVSP), and Mercantile Bank (MBWM). These companies are all part of the "state commercial banks" industry.

Lakeland Bancorp vs.

ConnectOne Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNOB) and Lakeland Bancorp (NASDAQ:LBAI) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, community ranking, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, profitability and media sentiment.

ConnectOne Bancorp has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Lakeland Bancorp. Lakeland Bancorp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ConnectOne Bancorp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ConnectOne Bancorp$504.07M1.50$87M$2.079.51
Lakeland Bancorp$516.18M1.47$84.74M$1.289.13

ConnectOne Bancorp currently has a consensus target price of $25.25, indicating a potential upside of 28.30%. Lakeland Bancorp has a consensus target price of $16.65, indicating a potential upside of 42.43%. Given ConnectOne Bancorp's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Lakeland Bancorp is more favorable than ConnectOne Bancorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ConnectOne Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.25
Lakeland Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00

ConnectOne Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Lakeland Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.58 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.0%. ConnectOne Bancorp pays out 32.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Lakeland Bancorp pays out 45.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. ConnectOne Bancorp has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

ConnectOne Bancorp has a net margin of 17.26% compared to ConnectOne Bancorp's net margin of 16.42%. Lakeland Bancorp's return on equity of 8.14% beat ConnectOne Bancorp's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ConnectOne Bancorp17.26% 8.14% 0.90%
Lakeland Bancorp 16.42%7.43%0.77%

Lakeland Bancorp received 28 more outperform votes than ConnectOne Bancorp when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.30% of users gave Lakeland Bancorp an outperform vote while only 59.13% of users gave ConnectOne Bancorp an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ConnectOne BancorpOutperform Votes
259
59.13%
Underperform Votes
179
40.87%
Lakeland BancorpOutperform Votes
287
59.30%
Underperform Votes
197
40.70%

In the previous week, ConnectOne Bancorp had 2 more articles in the media than Lakeland Bancorp. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for ConnectOne Bancorp and 2 mentions for Lakeland Bancorp. ConnectOne Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat Lakeland Bancorp's score of 0.80 indicating that Lakeland Bancorp is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
ConnectOne Bancorp
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Lakeland Bancorp
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

ConnectOne Bancorp has a beta of 1.25, indicating that its stock price is 25% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lakeland Bancorp has a beta of 0.85, indicating that its stock price is 15% less volatile than the S&P 500.

68.3% of ConnectOne Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.8% of Lakeland Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. 6.2% of ConnectOne Bancorp shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 5.1% of Lakeland Bancorp shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

ConnectOne Bancorp beats Lakeland Bancorp on 16 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.


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LBAI vs. The Competition

MetricLakeland BancorpState commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$760.27M$2.12B$8.67B$7.64B
Dividend Yield4.96%4.21%10.12%3.87%
P/E Ratio9.1310.6753.9816.24
Price / Sales1.471.8661.3378.42
Price / Cash7.467.8217.5055.48
Price / Book0.651.082.494.53
Net Income$84.74M$402.33M$806.65M$211.55M
7 Day Performance-1.85%-0.61%0.29%3.36%
1 Month Performance-9.52%-2.72%0.84%6.70%
1 Year Performance-39.24%-11.06%10.51%7.44%

Lakeland Bancorp Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CNOB
ConnectOne Bancorp
4.9307 of 5 stars
$19.90
+0.1%
$25.25
+26.9%
-18.4%$768.34M$504.07M9.61507Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Positive News
CTBI
Community Trust Bancorp
4.0037 of 5 stars
$39.84
+1.4%
$47.00
+18.0%
-7.4%$717.12M$326.31M9.16967Short Interest ↑
Positive News
EGBN
Eagle Bancorp
4.3191 of 5 stars
$23.22
+0.4%
$30.50
+31.4%
-45.2%$694.98M$647.06M7.04496News Coverage
Positive News
SBSI
Southside Bancshares
4.431 of 5 stars
$28.77
-0.7%
$33.50
+16.4%
-24.1%$868.85M$395.58M10.24813News Coverage
OBNK
Origin Bancorp
2.5397 of 5 stars
$29.31
0.0%
$34.00
+16.0%
-21.0%$902.19M$347.14M9.131,011News Coverage
Positive News
GABC
German American Bancorp
4.428 of 5 stars
$31.11
-0.6%
$37.50
+20.5%
-19.4%$920.23M$316.92M10.65866
FCBC
First Community Bankshares
2.8208 of 5 stars
$32.36
+0.3%
$33.00
+2.0%
+6.7%$599.95M$174.62M11.90628Short Interest ↓
Positive News
GSBC
Great Southern Bancorp
3.5329 of 5 stars
$50.53
+0.1%
$57.50
+13.8%
-10.7%$596.25M$326.91M8.981,124News Coverage
UVSP
Univest Financial
3.4093 of 5 stars
$20.00
+1.2%
$19.50
-2.5%
-29.5%$590.20M$448.55M8.30973Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
MBWM
Mercantile Bank
3.359 of 5 stars
$36.78
+0.1%
$40.00
+8.8%
+5.8%$589.22M$303.50M7.17651Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:LBAI) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff