QQQ   439.00 (+0.86%)
AAPL   180.75 (-0.37%)
MSFT   413.64 (+1.45%)
META   490.13 (+1.26%)
GOOGL   138.46 (+1.53%)
AMZN   176.76 (+2.08%)
TSLA   201.88 (-0.08%)
NVDA   791.12 (+1.87%)
NIO   5.74 (+5.71%)
AMD   192.53 (+9.06%)
BABA   74.02 (-0.76%)
T   16.93 (-0.18%)
F   12.43 (+1.06%)
MU   90.61 (+1.00%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.83 (+0.78%)
DIS   111.51 (+0.64%)
AMC   4.34 (-13.21%)
PFE   26.55 (-1.81%)
PYPL   60.34 (+0.15%)
XOM   104.52 (+0.19%)
QQQ   439.00 (+0.86%)
AAPL   180.75 (-0.37%)
MSFT   413.64 (+1.45%)
META   490.13 (+1.26%)
GOOGL   138.46 (+1.53%)
AMZN   176.76 (+2.08%)
TSLA   201.88 (-0.08%)
NVDA   791.12 (+1.87%)
NIO   5.74 (+5.71%)
AMD   192.53 (+9.06%)
BABA   74.02 (-0.76%)
T   16.93 (-0.18%)
F   12.43 (+1.06%)
MU   90.61 (+1.00%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.83 (+0.78%)
DIS   111.51 (+0.64%)
AMC   4.34 (-13.21%)
PFE   26.55 (-1.81%)
PYPL   60.34 (+0.15%)
XOM   104.52 (+0.19%)
QQQ   439.00 (+0.86%)
AAPL   180.75 (-0.37%)
MSFT   413.64 (+1.45%)
META   490.13 (+1.26%)
GOOGL   138.46 (+1.53%)
AMZN   176.76 (+2.08%)
TSLA   201.88 (-0.08%)
NVDA   791.12 (+1.87%)
NIO   5.74 (+5.71%)
AMD   192.53 (+9.06%)
BABA   74.02 (-0.76%)
T   16.93 (-0.18%)
F   12.43 (+1.06%)
MU   90.61 (+1.00%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.83 (+0.78%)
DIS   111.51 (+0.64%)
AMC   4.34 (-13.21%)
PFE   26.55 (-1.81%)
PYPL   60.34 (+0.15%)
XOM   104.52 (+0.19%)
QQQ   439.00 (+0.86%)
AAPL   180.75 (-0.37%)
MSFT   413.64 (+1.45%)
META   490.13 (+1.26%)
GOOGL   138.46 (+1.53%)
AMZN   176.76 (+2.08%)
TSLA   201.88 (-0.08%)
NVDA   791.12 (+1.87%)
NIO   5.74 (+5.71%)
AMD   192.53 (+9.06%)
BABA   74.02 (-0.76%)
T   16.93 (-0.18%)
F   12.43 (+1.06%)
MU   90.61 (+1.00%)
CGC   3.29 (-2.08%)
GE   156.83 (+0.78%)
DIS   111.51 (+0.64%)
AMC   4.34 (-13.21%)
PFE   26.55 (-1.81%)
PYPL   60.34 (+0.15%)
XOM   104.52 (+0.19%)

Western New England Bancorp (WNEB) Competitors

$8.12
+0.04 (+0.50%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)

WNEB vs. BCBP, PDLB, BVFL, CVLY, BFIN, FGBI, CZWI, FSFG, FNWD, and SFBC

Should you be buying Western New England Bancorp stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Western New England Bancorp include BCB Bancorp (BCBP), Ponce Financial Group (PDLB), BV Financial (BVFL), Codorus Valley Bancorp (CVLY), BankFinancial (BFIN), First Guaranty Bancshares (FGBI), Citizens Community Bancorp (CZWI), First Savings Financial Group (FSFG), Finward Bancorp (FNWD), and Sound Financial Bancorp (SFBC). These companies are all part of the "federal savings institutions" industry.

Western New England Bancorp vs.

Western New England Bancorp (NASDAQ:WNEB) and BCB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BCBP) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, media sentiment, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and community ranking.

Western New England Bancorp presently has a consensus target price of $7.50, suggesting a potential downside of 8.09%. BCB Bancorp has a consensus target price of $15.00, suggesting a potential upside of 42.59%. Given BCB Bancorp's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe BCB Bancorp is more favorable than Western New England Bancorp.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Western New England Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
BCB Bancorp
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33

In the previous week, Western New England Bancorp had 1 more articles in the media than BCB Bancorp. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for Western New England Bancorp and 2 mentions for BCB Bancorp. BCB Bancorp's average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat Western New England Bancorp's score of 0.30 indicating that BCB Bancorp is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Western New England Bancorp
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
BCB Bancorp
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

BCB Bancorp has higher revenue and earnings than Western New England Bancorp. BCB Bancorp is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Western New England Bancorp, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Western New England Bancorp$112.01M1.58$15.07M$0.7011.61
BCB Bancorp$192.45M0.92$29.48M$1.706.21

BCB Bancorp has a net margin of 15.32% compared to Western New England Bancorp's net margin of 13.45%. BCB Bancorp's return on equity of 11.56% beat Western New England Bancorp's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Western New England Bancorp13.45% 6.47% 0.59%
BCB Bancorp 15.32%11.56%0.85%

Western New England Bancorp has a beta of 0.64, indicating that its stock price is 36% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, BCB Bancorp has a beta of 0.64, indicating that its stock price is 36% less volatile than the S&P 500.

53.6% of Western New England Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.5% of BCB Bancorp shares are held by institutional investors. 5.2% of Western New England Bancorp shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 15.9% of BCB Bancorp shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Western New England Bancorp received 156 more outperform votes than BCB Bancorp when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 59.75% of users gave BCB Bancorp an outperform vote while only 59.40% of users gave Western New England Bancorp an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Western New England BancorpOutperform Votes
297
59.40%
Underperform Votes
203
40.60%
BCB BancorpOutperform Votes
141
59.75%
Underperform Votes
95
40.25%

Western New England Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. BCB Bancorp pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.1%. Western New England Bancorp pays out 40.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. BCB Bancorp pays out 37.6% 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. BCB Bancorp is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

BCB Bancorp beats Western New England Bancorp on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


Get Western New England Bancorp News Delivered to You Automatically

Sign up to receive the latest news and ratings for WNEB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding WNEB and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
Skip Chart

Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
Skip Chart

WNEB vs. The Competition

MetricWestern New England BancorpFederal savings institutions IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$176.50M$2.34B$8.12B$7.48B
Dividend Yield3.40%3.67%10.41%3.87%
P/E Ratio11.6112.4058.2515.95
Price / Sales1.582.133,574.70203.02
Price / Cash5.9213.0628.4454.64
Price / Book0.790.902.344.69
Net Income$15.07M$397.92M$798.33M$210.91M
7 Day Performance1.50%-0.34%0.27%2.80%
1 Month Performance-8.14%-5.26%-1.15%3.94%
1 Year Performance-19.35%-12.43%4.86%8.00%

Western New England Bancorp Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BCBP
BCB Bancorp
4.5567 of 5 stars
$10.87
-5.4%
$15.00
+38.0%
-40.5%$183.16M$192.45M6.39296Gap Up
High Trading Volume
PDLB
Ponce Financial Group
0 of 5 stars
$8.76
-1.6%
N/A-5.5%$207.17M$136.09M58.40237
BVFL
BV Financial
0 of 5 stars
$12.80
+2.3%
N/AN/A$145.66M$47.18M8.15112Short Interest ↓
Positive News
CVLY
Codorus Valley Bancorp
1.1054 of 5 stars
$23.11
-1.5%
$22.00
-4.8%
-10.3%$225.48M$93.48M8.89315Short Interest ↑
BFIN
BankFinancial
3.4775 of 5 stars
$10.21
-0.5%
N/A-3.1%$128.14M$70.57M13.61209Short Interest ↑
FGBI
First Guaranty Bancshares
4.4114 of 5 stars
$11.21
-0.6%
$11.25
+0.4%
-45.9%$128.13M$193.59M18.08465Positive News
CZWI
Citizens Community Bancorp
3.9961 of 5 stars
$12.01
+2.6%
$11.50
-4.2%
-7.4%$125.75M$94.50M9.61210Short Interest ↓
High Trading Volume
FSFG
First Savings Financial Group
4.9791 of 5 stars
$16.75
flat
$21.00
+25.4%
-14.1%$115.24M$128.57M18.61370Analyst Report
News Coverage
FNWD
Finward Bancorp
4.7981 of 5 stars
$23.80
-0.8%
N/AN/A$102.34M$96.53M12.27281Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
SFBC
Sound Financial Bancorp
2.6593 of 5 stars
$39.45
+0.1%
N/A+0.1%$101.39M$55.62M13.79130

Related Companies and Tools

This page (NASDAQ:WNEB) was last updated on 2/29/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff