NASDAQ:MRLN - Marlin Business Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $25.47 -0.10 (-0.39 %) (As of 11/20/2018 11:38 AM ET)Previous Close$25.57Today's Range$25.47 - $25.4752-Week Range$21.15 - $31.95Volume307 shsAverage Volume12,222 shsMarket Capitalization$323.90 millionP/E Ratio16.98Dividend Yield2.14%Beta0.9 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Marlin Business Services Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides equipment financing solutions to small and mid-sized businesses in the United States. It finances approximately 100 categories of equipment, including commercial and industrial, restaurant, auto, medical, VOIP, and printing equipment, as well as computer software, copiers, cash registers, dental implant systems, and other commercial equipment. The company also offers property insurance coverage for its financed equipment; and operates a commercial bank that issues certificates of deposit and money market demand accounts, as well as provides small business loans. Marlin Business Services Corp. provides its solutions through a network of independent commercial equipment dealers and national account programs, as well as through direct solicitation and relationships with select lease and loan brokers. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Receive MRLN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MRLN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry State commercial banks Sub-IndustrySpecialized Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:MRLN Previous Symbol CUSIP57115710 Webwww.marlinfinance.com Phone888-479-9111 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.90 Current Ratio0.15 Quick Ratio0.15 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.98 Forward P/E Ratio12.36 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$119.05 million Price / Sales2.65 Cash Flow$2.5884 per share Price / Cash9.84 Book Value$14.36 per share Price / Book1.77 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.50 Net Income$25.29 million Net Margins28.62% Return on Equity13.36% Return on Assets2.29% Miscellaneous Employees330 Outstanding Shares12,400,000Market Cap$323.90 million OptionableOptionable Marlin Business Services (NASDAQ:MRLN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Marlin Business Services' stock symbol? Marlin Business Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MRLN." How often does Marlin Business Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marlin Business Services? Marlin Business Services announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, November 23rd. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 9th. This is a boost from Marlin Business Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Marlin Business Services' Dividend History. How will Marlin Business Services' stock buyback program work? Marlin Business Services declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $10,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 3.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Marlin Business Services' earnings last quarter? Marlin Business Services Corp. (NASDAQ:MRLN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The financial services provider reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.49 by $0.02. The financial services provider earned $23.81 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $24.10 million. Marlin Business Services had a net margin of 28.62% and a return on equity of 13.36%. View Marlin Business Services' Earnings History. When is Marlin Business Services' next earnings date? Marlin Business Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marlin Business Services. What price target have analysts set for MRLN? 1 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Marlin Business Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate Marlin Business Services' stock price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marlin Business Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marlin Business Services? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marlin Business Services in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marlin Business Services. Has Marlin Business Services been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about MRLN stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marlin Business Services earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Marlin Business Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Marlin Business Services include Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida (SBCF), 1st Source (SRCE), FB Financial (FBK), Southside Bancshares (SBSI), First Bancorp (FBNC), Lakeland Financial (LKFN), TriCo Bancshares (TCBK), Boston Private Financial (BPFH), Enterprise Financial Services (EFSC), Triumph Bancorp (TBK), State Bank Financial (STBZ), Republic Bancorp, Inc. KY (RBCAA), OFG Bancorp (OFG), Washington Trust Bancorp (WASH) and First National Bank Alaska (FBAK). Who are Marlin Business Services' key executives? Marlin Business Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jeffrey A. Hilzinger, Pres & Chief Exec. Officer (Age 60)Mr. W. Taylor Kamp Jr., Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Edward R. Dietz Jr., Sr. VP of Admin., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 43)Mr. Louis E. Maslowe, Chief Credit Officer & Sr. VP (Age 55)Mr. Gregory Le Sting, Sr. VP & COO Who are Marlin Business Services' major shareholders? Marlin Business Services' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.43%), BlackRock Inc. (5.20%), Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (2.27%), Man Group plc (1.36%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.48%) and Martingale Asset Management L P (0.41%). Company insiders that own Marlin Business Services stock include Edward Ralph Jr Dietz, James Sherlock and James W Wert. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marlin Business Services. Which institutional investors are selling Marlin Business Services stock? MRLN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, John W. Rosenthal Capital Management Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Marlin Business Services company stock in the last year include Edward Ralph Jr Dietz, James Sherlock and James W Wert. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marlin Business Services. Which institutional investors are buying Marlin Business Services stock? MRLN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Globeflex Capital L P, Algert Global LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC and Martingale Asset Management L P. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marlin Business Services. How do I buy shares of Marlin Business Services? Shares of MRLN 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 Marlin Business Services' stock price today? One share of MRLN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.47. How big of a company is Marlin Business Services? Marlin Business Services has a market capitalization of $323.90 million and generates $119.05 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $25.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.50 on an earnings per share basis. Marlin Business Services employs 330 workers across the globe. What is Marlin Business Services' official website? The official website for Marlin Business Services is http://www.marlinfinance.com. How can I contact Marlin Business Services? Marlin Business Services' mailing address is 300 FELLOWSHIP ROAD, MT. LAUREL NJ, 08054. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 888-479-9111 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Marlin Business Services (NASDAQ MRLN)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 216 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 162 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 378MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marlin Business Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MRLN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MRLN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do candlesticks reflect price movement?