Merchants Bancshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:MBVT)

About Merchants Bancshares

Merchants Bancshares logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company's subsidiary, Merchants Bank (the Bank) is a commercial bank. The Bank offers a range of deposit, loan, cash management and trust services to meet the financial needs of individual consumers, businesses and municipalities. The Bank operates approximately 30 full-service banking offices and over 40 automated teller machines (ATMs) located across the state of Vermont, and a full-service banking office in Massachusetts. Merchants Bank's trust division offers investment management, financial planning and trustee services. The Bank offers commercial, financial and agricultural loans, municipal loans, residential real estate loans, commercial real estate loans, construction real estate loans and consumer installment loans for various personal needs, including vehicle and boat financing. The Bank classifies certain of its investments in debt securities as securities available for sale and securities held to maturity.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Northeast Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: MBVT
  • CUSIP: 58844810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $51.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $52.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.03
  • 52-Week Range: $6,887,000.00 - $28.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.00
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.58
  • P/E Growth: 4.12
  • Market Cap: $357.09M
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,887,000
  • Beta: 0.89
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 20.55%
  • Return on Equity: 11.27%
  • Return on Assets: 0.90%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 0.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/25/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/25/2016FIG PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market-PerformView Rating Details
9/15/2015Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$31.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.62$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.57$0.63$16.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.59$0.55$16.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$0.51$0.61$15.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.55$0.61$14.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.53$0.49$14.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.53$0.53$14.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.52$0.39$14.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q3$0.49$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014$0.53$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q1 14$0.56$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q4$0.58$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.64$0.58$15.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2013Q2 2013$0.59$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q412$0.64$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20161$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20171$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Annual Dividend:$1.12
Dividend Yield:2.16%
Payout Ratio:52.09% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
44.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
44.44% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/26/2017Quarterly$0.282.15%2/7/20172/9/20172/23/2017
10/28/2016Quarterly$0.2811/8/201611/10/201611/23/2016
7/21/2016Quarterly$0.288/2/20168/4/20168/18/2016
4/29/2016Quarterly$0.285/10/20165/12/20165/26/2016
1/22/2016Quarterly$0.282/2/20162/4/20162/18/2016
10/27/2015Quarterly$0.2811/5/201511/9/201511/23/2015
7/27/2015$0.288/5/20158/7/20158/21/2015
4/28/2015quarterly$0.283.76%5/7/20155/11/20155/25/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.284.18%2/10/20152/12/20152/26/2015
10/16/2014quarterly$0.283.75%10/28/201410/30/201411/13/2014
7/17/2014quarterly$0.283.76%7/29/20147/31/20148/14/2014
4/17/2014quarterly$0.283.66%4/29/20145/1/20145/15/2014
1/23/2014quarterly$0.283.4%2/4/20142/6/20142/20/2014
10/17/2013quarterly$0.283.65%10/29/201310/31/201311/14/2013
7/18/2013quarterly$0.283.41%7/30/20138/1/20138/15/2013
4/18/2013quarterly$0.283.84%4/30/20135/2/20135/16/2013
1/18/2013quarterly$0.283.97%1/29/20131/31/20132/14/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 38.63%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/26/2016Scott F BoardmanDirectorBuy4,000$28.47$113,880.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Thomas J MeshakoCFOBuy1,000$29.89$29,890.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Janet P SpitlerCFOSell4,203$29.53$124,114.59View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Scott F BoardmanDirectorBuy2,000$29.72$59,440.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Scott F BoardmanDirectorBuy2,000$28.01$56,020.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2013John A KaneDirectorBuy1,200$30.35$36,420.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012Scott F BoardmanDirectorBuy2,000$28.05$56,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. :MBVT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 7:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MBVT-US : January 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 7:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. :MBVT-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 7:21 PM
News IconMerchants Bancshares,Inc. (MBVT) on Focus After Forming Multiple Top Chart Pattern (NASDAQ:MBVT)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 9:58 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMerchant Bancshares posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 8:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MBVT-US : January 18, 2017 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 18 at 6:57 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. : MBVT-US: Dividend Analysis : November 10th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 10, 2017 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 7:21 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhi (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - December 21 at 7:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Merchants Bancshares, Inc. : November 30, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - November 30 at 6:38 PM
News IconSouthern First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:MBVT)
mjbstar.com - November 30 at 11:12 AM
News IconCommunity Bank System declares quarterly dividend of 32 cents (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.cnybj.com - November 21 at 6:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC Financials (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 6:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Merchants Bancshares, Inc. : November 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - November 2 at 6:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. :MBVT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 31 at 12:42 PM
4-traders.com logoMerchants Bancshares : Merchant Bancshares posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.4-traders.com - October 29 at 9:01 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMerchant Bancshares posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 9:42 AM
publicnow.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results; Declares Dividend (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 6:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Merchants Bancshares Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:54 AM
mysmartrend.com logoShares of MBVT Up 41.3% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 25 at 6:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 25 at 6:04 PM
News IconCommunity Bank to acquire Vermont bank for $304 million (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.cnybj.com - October 24 at 5:49 PM
streetinsider.com logoCommunity Bank System (CBU) to Acquire Merchants Bancshares (MBVT) in ~$304M Deal (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.streetinsider.com - October 24 at 5:49 PM
investors.com logoMerchants Bancshares Inc shares surge on merger news (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.proactiveinvestors.com - October 24 at 5:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. : MBVT-US: Dividend Analysis : August 04th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - October 12 at 11:19 AM
publicnow.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.publicnow.com - September 29 at 5:59 PM
4-traders.com logoMerchants Bancshares : Incorporated Shorted Shares Increased 1.48% After Market Selling (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank Night at Vermont Lake Monsters (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 6:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank Presents Festival of Fools in Burlington, Vermont (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank Donates $8,000 to Dragonheart Vermont (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 6:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank's Donation to Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf Provides 15,000 Meals! (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. :MBVT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 6:17 PM
4-traders.com logoMerchants Bancshares : Merchant Bancshares posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.4-traders.com - July 22 at 5:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MBVT earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jul-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 12:18 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMerchant Bancshares posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 4:44 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Merchants Bancshares Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - July 21 at 7:07 AM
4-traders.com logoMerchants Bancshares : Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.4-traders.com - June 22 at 5:58 PM
publicnow.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.publicnow.com - June 22 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoErika Baldasaro Promoted to Vice President Community Banking Division and Sales Manager at Merchants Bank (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - June 17 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank Announces Two New Appointments to the Commercial Banking Team (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 8:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Merchants Bancshares, Inc. : June 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - June 3 at 3:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - May 27 at 4:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnita Bourgeois is promoted to SVP and Senior Director, Deposit Growth and Profitability at Merchants Bank (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 5:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - May 9 at 4:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. :MBVT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.capitalcube.com - May 5 at 1:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMerchants Bank Supports Spectrum Youth and Family Services with $5,000 Donation (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MBVT earnings conference call or presentation 29-Apr-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:MBVT)
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 5:15 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMerchant Bancshares posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:MBVT)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 4:45 PM
publicnow.com logoMerchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend and First Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:MBVT)
www.publicnow.com - April 28 at 4:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial S (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - April 28 at 4:06 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2016 Merchants Bancshares Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:MBVT)
biz.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:07 AM

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What is Merchants Bancshares' stock symbol?

Merchants Bancshares trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MBVT."

How often does Merchants Bancshares pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Merchants Bancshares?

Merchants Bancshares announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Thursday, February 23rd. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 7th.

When will Merchants Bancshares announce their earnings?

Merchants Bancshares is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns Merchants Bancshares stock?

Merchants Bancshares' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.42%), Castine Capital Management LLC (3.17%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.02%), CNH Partners LLC (2.00%), State Street Corp (1.34%) and Capstone Investment Advisors LLC (0.34%).

Who sold Merchants Bancshares stock? Who is selling Merchants Bancshares stock?

Merchants Bancshares' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Castine Capital Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought Merchants Bancshares stock? Who is buying Merchants Bancshares stock?

Merchants Bancshares' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CNH Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, State Street Corp, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY and Russell Investments Group Ltd..

How do I buy Merchants Bancshares stock?

Shares of Merchants Bancshares can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Merchants Bancshares stock cost?

One share of Merchants Bancshares stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.85.

Merchants Bancshares (NASDAQ:MBVT) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff