NASDAQ:WSBF - Waterstone Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.59 -0.47 (-2.93 %) (As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$15.59Today's Range$15.55 - $16.1152-Week Range$15.20 - $18.10Volume161,941 shsAverage Volume64,779 shsMarket Capitalization$437.92 millionP/E Ratio14.47Dividend Yield2.99%Beta0.08 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Waterstone Financial, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for WaterStone Bank SSB that provides various financial services to customers in southeastern Wisconsin, the United States. It operates through two segments, Community Banking and Mortgage Banking. The Community Banking segment provides consumer and business banking products and services, such as deposit and transactional solutions, including checking accounts, online banking and bill pay services, and money transfer services, as well as credit, debit, and pre-paid cards; investable funds solutions comprising savings, money market deposit, and individual retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit; lending solutions consisting of residential mortgages, home equity loans and lines of credit, personal and installment loans, real estate financing, business loans, and business lines of credit; and fixed and variable annuities, and insurance products, as well as trust and investment management accounts. The Mortgage Banking segment offers residential mortgage loans for the purpose of sale in the secondary market. The company also provides transaction deposit, demand deposit, and non-interest bearing demand accounts, as well as time deposits; construction and land loans; and term loans for working capital, inventory, and general corporate use. In addition, it invests in a portfolio of securities, which include mortgage-backed securities, government-sponsored enterprise bonds, municipal obligations, and other debt securities. Waterstone Financial, Inc. operates 11 full-service banking offices, 1 drive-through office, and 11 automated teller machines located in Milwaukee, Washington, and Waukesha Counties, Wisconsin, as well as a loan production office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The company was formerly known as Wauwatosa Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Waterstone Financial, Inc. in August 2008. Waterstone Financial, Inc. was founded in 1921 and is based in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Federal savings institutions Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:WSBF Previous Symbol CUSIP94188810 CIK1569994 Webwww.wsbonline.com Phone414-761-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.09 Current Ratio1.53 Quick Ratio1.40Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.47 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$191.90 million Price / Sales2.28 Cash Flow$1.1946 per share Price / Cash Flow13.05 Book Value$13.86 per share Price / Book1.12Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$30.75 million Net Margins16.03% Return on Equity7.66% Return on Assets1.63%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares28,090,000Market Cap$437.92 million Next Earnings Date4/23/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Waterstone Financial (NASDAQ:WSBF) Frequently Asked Questions What is Waterstone Financial's stock symbol? Waterstone Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WSBF." How often does Waterstone Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waterstone Financial? Waterstone Financial declared a special dividend on Tuesday, March 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 21st will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, April 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 20th. View Waterstone Financial's Dividend History. How were Waterstone Financial's earnings last quarter? Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBF) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The savings and loans company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.03. The savings and loans company earned $39.10 million during the quarter. Waterstone Financial had a net margin of 16.03% and a return on equity of 7.66%. View Waterstone Financial's Earnings History. When is Waterstone Financial's next earnings date? Waterstone Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Waterstone Financial. What price target have analysts set for WSBF? 1 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Waterstone Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.75 to $12.75. On average, they expect Waterstone Financial's stock price to reach $12.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 18.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Waterstone Financial. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Waterstone Financial? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waterstone Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Waterstone Financial. Has Waterstone Financial been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about WSBF stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Waterstone Financial earned a coverage optimism score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Waterstone Financial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Waterstone Financial include LegacyTexas Financial Group (LTXB), Columbia Financial (CLBK), Provident Financial Services (PFS), Axos Financial (AX), OceanFirst Financial (OCFC), Kearny Financial (KRNY), Brookline Bancorp (BRKL), Meta Financial Group (CASH), Dime Community Bancshares (DCOM), Northfield Bancorp (NFBK), BBX Capital (BBXTB), First Defiance Financial (FDEF), Sterling Bancorp (SBT), Access National (ANCX) and Hometrust Bancshares (HTBI). What other stocks do shareholders of Waterstone Financial own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Waterstone Financial investors own include Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH), New York Community Bancorp (NYCB), The Western Union (WU), General Electric (GE), Two Harbors Investment (TWO), Micron Technology (MU), Pure Storage (PSTG), WPX Energy (WPX), Sirius XM (SIRI) and Regions Financial (RF). Who are Waterstone Financial's key executives? Waterstone Financial's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Douglas S. Gordon, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)Mr. Mark Raymond Gerke, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 44)Mr. William F. Bruss, Exec. VP, COO, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)Mr. Eric J. Egenhoefer, Pres of Waterstone Mortgage Corp. (Age 43)Mr. Kyle J. Mertz, Controller Who are Waterstone Financial's major shareholders? Waterstone Financial's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.90%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.90%), BlackRock Inc. (5.60%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.60%), Banc Funds Co. LLC (2.33%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.28%). Company insiders that own Waterstone Financial stock include Ellen Syburg Bartel, Eric J Egenhoefer, Mark Raymond Gerke, Rebecca M Arndt and William F Bruss. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Waterstone Financial. Which major investors are selling Waterstone Financial stock? WSBF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Banc Funds Co. LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Context BH Capital Management LP, Teton Advisors Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Waterstone Financial company stock in the last year include Ellen Syburg Bartel, Eric J Egenhoefer, Mark Raymond Gerke and William F Bruss. View Insider Buying and Selling for Waterstone Financial. Which major investors are buying Waterstone Financial stock? WSBF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Rhumbline Advisers, Martingale Asset Management L P, Geode Capital Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Waterstone Financial. How do I buy shares of Waterstone Financial? Shares of WSBF 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 Waterstone Financial's stock price today? One share of WSBF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.59. How big of a company is Waterstone Financial? Waterstone Financial has a market capitalization of $437.92 million and generates $191.90 million in revenue each year. What is Waterstone Financial's official website? The official website for Waterstone Financial is http://www.wsbonline.com. How can I contact Waterstone Financial? Waterstone Financial's mailing address is 11200 WEST PLANK COURT, WAUWATOSA WI, 53226. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 414-761-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Waterstone Financial (NASDAQ WSBF)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 110 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 133 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 243MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Waterstone Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WSBF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WSBF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is a buy-side analyst different from a sell-side analyst?