Merchants Bancshares,Inc. Company Profile (NASDAQ:MBVT)

About Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)

Merchants Bancshares,Inc. 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. 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's deposits include demand; savings and interest bearing checking and money market accounts, and time deposits.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Commercial Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MBVT
  • CUSIP: 58844810
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $48.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.91
  • 52 Week Range: $28.16 - $54.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.76
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 20.64%
  • Return on Equity: 9.19%
  • Return on Assets: 0.71%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 0.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.86%
  • Average Volume: 21,844 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89

Frequently Asked Questions for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)

What is Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s stock symbol?

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

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

Merchants Bancshares,Inc. announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Wednesday, May 10th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. View Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s Dividend History.

How were Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s earnings last quarter?

Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT) released its earnings results on Thursday, January, 26th. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $17.29 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $17.53 million. Merchants Bancshares,Inc. had a return on equity of 9.19% and a net margin of 20.64%. View Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s Earnings History.

Who are some of Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s key competitors?

Who are Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s key executives?

Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jeffrey L. Davis, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Geoffrey R. Hesslink, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company and the Bank
  • Richard Donovan, Interim Principal Accounting Officer, Interim Principal Financial Officer, Interim Treasurer
  • Marie Thresher, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Merchants Bank
  • Michael J. Cataldo, Senior Vice President, Director - Operations
  • Jacqueline S Dragon, Senior Vice President - Human Resources of the Bank
  • Donald R. Chase, Director
  • Joseph F. Larkin, Director
  • Scott F. Boardman, Independent Director
  • Janette K. Bombardier, Independent Director

How do I buy Merchants Bancshares,Inc. stock?

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

What is Merchants Bancshares,Inc.'s stock price today?

One share of Merchants Bancshares,Inc. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ MBVT)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  43 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  114 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  157
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Price Target History for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/25/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/25/2016FIG PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market-PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Earnings by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ MBVT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.62$0.73$17.53 million$17.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.58$0.62$17.10 million$16.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.57$0.63$17.10 million$17.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.59$0.55$17.32 million$16.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$0.51$0.61$15.26 million$15.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.55$0.61$14.74 million$15.52 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.53$0.49$14.66 million$14.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.55$0.53$14.74 million$14.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.52$0.39$14.62 million$14.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q3$0.49$0.44$14.37 million$14.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q2 2014$0.53$0.54$14.80 million$14.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q1 14$0.58$0.54$15.12 million$14.73 millionViewN/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)


Earnings Estimates for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20171$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Most Recent Dividend:5/10/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.12
Dividend Yield:2.25%
Payout Ratio:52.09% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
44.44% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
44.44% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ MBVT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 38.63%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Merchants Bancshares,Inc. (NASDAQ:MBVT)
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)


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This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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