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NYSE:BCH

Banco de Chile (BCH) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$22.11
-0.62 (-2.73%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$22.07
$22.69
50-Day Range
$21.55
$23.82
52-Week Range
$17.96
$24.10
Volume
275,753 shs
Average Volume
121,067 shs
Market Capitalization
$11.17 billion
P/E Ratio
7.37
Dividend Yield
7.33%
Price Target
$22.50

Banco de Chile MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.8% Upside
$22.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.09% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.26mentions of Banco de Chile in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.41%
From $2.14 to $2.32 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.88 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

666th out of 856 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

25th out of 28 stocks


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About Banco de Chile Stock (NYSE:BCH)

Banco de Chile, together with its subsidiaries, provides various banking and financial products and services to customers in Chile. It operates through Retail Banking, Wholesale Banking, and Treasury and Money Market segments. The company offers deposit products, such as checking accounts, current accounts, demand deposits and accounts, saving accounts, and time deposits; commercial, mortgage, consumer, working capital, syndicated, and installment loans; and credit cards. It also provides leasing, factoring, and foreign trade services; international and treasury banking services; and financial advisory services. In addition, the company offers liquidity management services, debt instruments, and derivative contracts and leases, as well as financial transaction and currency trading services; and securities brokerage, mutual funds management, wholesale customer, investment banking and management, and insurance brokerage services. The company serves individuals, small and medium-sized companies, corporate clients, and large companies. Banco de Chile was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.

BCH Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/29/2024
Today
2/25/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/5 Dividend
3/21/2024
Dividend Payable
4/05/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
12,550
Year Founded
1893

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$22.50
High Stock Price Target
$24.00
Low Stock Price Target
$21.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.8%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.37 billion
Pretax Margin
32.76%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.30 billion
Cash Flow
$2.94 per share
Book Value
$11.41 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
475,133,000
Market Cap
$11.17 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.39

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Hernan Buchi Buc (Age 75)
    Director
    Comp: $173M
  • Mr. Eduardo Ebensperger Orrego (Age 59)
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Rolando Arias Sanchez (Age 59)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Esteban Kemp De La Hoz (Age 43)
    Manager of Operations & Technology Division
  • Mr. Hector Hernandez Gonzalez
    General Manager of Accounting
  • Mr. Pablo Mejia Ricci
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Felipe Echaiz Bornemann (Age 57)
    Manager of Global Compliance Division
  • Mr. Alfredo Villegas Montes (Age 52)
    General Counsel & Secretary of the Board of Directors
  • Mr. Claudia Marcela Herrera García (Age 52)
    Manager of Marketing & Digital Banking Division
  • Mr. Cristian Lagos Contardo (Age 58)
    Manager of People & Organisation Division














BCH Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Banco de Chile stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Banco de Chile in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" BCH shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BCH, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Banco de Chile's stock price target for 2024?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Banco de Chile's shares. Their BCH share price targets range from $21.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $22.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have BCH shares performed in 2024?

Banco de Chile's stock was trading at $23.08 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, BCH shares have decreased by 4.2% and is now trading at $22.11.
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Are investors shorting Banco de Chile?

Banco de Chile saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 445,000 shares, an increase of 86.4% from the January 15th total of 238,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 116,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Banco de Chile's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2024.
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How were Banco de Chile's earnings last quarter?

Banco de Chile (NYSE:BCH) released its earnings results on Monday, January, 29th. The bank reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.15. The bank had revenue of $987.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $872.49 million. Banco de Chile had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.45% and a net margin of 28.62%.

How often does Banco de Chile pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Banco de Chile?

Banco de Chile announced a Variable dividend on Monday, February 5th. Investors of record on Friday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of $1.09 per share on Friday, April 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 21st.
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Is Banco de Chile a good dividend stock?

Banco de Chile (NYSE:BCH) pays an annual dividend of $1.62 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.14%. BCH has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 54.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BCH will have a dividend payout ratio of 69.83% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Banco de Chile's stock split?

Shares of Banco de Chile split on Friday, November 23rd 2018. The 3-1 split was announced on Tuesday, October 23rd 2018. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, November 21st 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What is Arturo Tagle Quiroz's approval rating as Banco de Chile's CEO?

9 employees have rated Banco de Chile Chief Executive Officer Arturo Tagle Quiroz on Glassdoor.com. Arturo Tagle Quiroz has an approval rating of 86% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Banco de Chile own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Banco de Chile investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pfizer (PFE), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Alibaba Group (BABA), Eastman Chemical (EMN), General Mills (GIS), GSK (GSK), Hormel Foods (HRL), Kraft Heinz (KHC) and China Life Insurance (LFC).

Who are Banco de Chile's major shareholders?

Banco de Chile's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.15%), Schroder Investment Management Group (0.04%), Alberta Investment Management Corp (0.03%), Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (0.02%), Northern Trust Corp (0.02%) and First Trust Direct Indexing L.P. (0.01%).

How do I buy shares of Banco de Chile?

Shares of BCH stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:BCH) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff