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Waterstone Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.53 (+3.49 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $15.70
50-Day Range
MA: $15.52
52-Week Range
Now: $15.70
Volume362,009 shs
Average Volume116,025 shs
Market Capitalization$406.74 million
P/E Ratio8.35
Dividend Yield3.16%
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 offers 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 provides 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.87 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WSBF



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$210.49 million
Cash Flow$1.56 per share
Book Value$14.50 per share


Net Income$35.90 million


Market Cap$406.74 million
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
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Waterstone Financial (NASDAQ:WSBF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Waterstone Financial's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Waterstone Financial's stock was trading at $16.12 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WSBF stock has decreased by 2.6% and is now trading at $15.70.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Waterstone Financial?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waterstone Financial in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Waterstone Financial's next earnings date?

Waterstone Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020.
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How were Waterstone Financial's earnings last quarter?

Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 27th. The savings and loans company reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.49. The savings and loans company had revenue of $80.15 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $59.10 million. Waterstone Financial had a net margin of 19.04% and a return on equity of 12.36%.
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How often does Waterstone Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waterstone Financial?

Waterstone Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Monday, August 3rd. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 10th.
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What price target have analysts set for WSBF?

2 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Waterstone Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $19.50. On average, they expect Waterstone Financial's share price to reach $18.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Waterstone Financial?

Waterstone Financial saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 366,600 shares, an increase of 16.6% from the August 15th total of 314,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 93,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.9 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Waterstone Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Waterstone Financial own?

Who are Waterstone Financial's key executives?

Waterstone Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Douglas S. Gordon, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark Raymond Gerke, Sr. VP, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. William F. Bruss, Exec. VP, COO, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Ms. Julie A. Glynn, Sr. VP & Director of Retail Banking of WaterStone Bank (Age 54)
  • Mr. Kyle J. Mertz, Controller

What is Waterstone Financial's stock symbol?

Waterstone Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WSBF."

Who are Waterstone Financial's major shareholders?

Waterstone Financial's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Driehaus Capital Management LLC (1.79%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.85%), Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (0.75%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.68%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.66%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.61%). Company insiders that own Waterstone Financial stock include Ellen Syburg Bartel, Eric J Egenhoefer and William F Bruss.
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Which institutional investors are selling Waterstone Financial stock?

WSBF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Hermes Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
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Which institutional investors are buying Waterstone Financial stock?

WSBF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WINTON GROUP Ltd, Globeflex Capital L P, Driehaus Capital Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Zebra Capital Management LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, and Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc..
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Waterstone Financial's stock price today?

One share of WSBF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.70.

How big of a company is Waterstone Financial?

Waterstone Financial has a market capitalization of $406.74 million and generates $210.49 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $35.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.37 on an earnings per share basis. Waterstone Financial employs 888 workers across the globe.

What is Waterstone Financial's official website?

The official website for Waterstone Financial is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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