NASDAQ:WSBF - Waterstone Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.60 -0.12 (-0.72 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.72
Today's Range$16.5676 - $16.77
52-Week Range$15.20 - $18.10
Volume77,406 shs
Average Volume42,156 shs
Market Capitalization$481.16 million
P/E Ratio15.04
Dividend Yield2.87%
Beta0.11
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

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WSBF
CUSIP94188810
Phone414-761-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$191.51 million
Cash Flow$1.1293 per share
Book Value$13.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$25.96 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$481.16 million
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 10th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 9th. View Waterstone Financial's Dividend History.

How were Waterstone Financial's earnings last quarter?

Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBF) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The savings and loans company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.03. The savings and loans company had revenue of $47.91 million for the quarter. Waterstone Financial had a net margin of 14.65% and a return on equity of 7.64%. 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, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Waterstone Financial.

What price target have analysts set for WSBF?

1 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Waterstone Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.75 to $12.75. On average, they expect Waterstone Financial's share price to reach $12.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.2%. 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?

Headlines about WSBF stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Waterstone Financial earned a news sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Waterstone Financial's key competitors?

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

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 $16.60.

How big of a company is Waterstone Financial?

Waterstone Financial has a market capitalization of $481.16 million and generates $191.51 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  107 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  128 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  235
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This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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