NYSE:BCH - Banco de Chile Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.09 -0.34 (-1.20 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.43
Today's Range$27.85 - $28.46
52-Week Range$26.77 - $35.50
Volume116,800 shs
Average Volume100,125 shs
Market Capitalization$14.36 billion
P/E Ratio15.27
Dividend Yield2.69%
Banco de Chile provides various banking products and services to individuals, corporate clients, large companies, and small and medium-sized companies in Chile and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Retail, Wholesale, Treasury, and Subsidiaries. It offers checking accounts; personal, car, and mortgage loans; credit cards; credit lines; and investment products, such as fixed-term, automatic renewal, and tax benefit deposits, as well as stocks, portfolio management, voluntary retirement savings/mutual funds, foreign currency, and fixed income investment products. The company also provides insurance products and trust commissions, as well as financial consultancy services related to mergers and acquisitions, liabilities financing and restructuring, capital contribution, bonds and stocks emissions, and international business. In addition, it offers debt instruments; derivative contracts; and liquidity management, currency trading, foreign exchange transaction, international and treasury banking, securities brokerage, mutual fund and investment management, and securitization services, as well as payment management and collection services. Further, the company provides financing for importers and exporters; and factoring, leasing, express payment, electronic banking, and online payment services. It operates a network of approximately 423 branches and 1,453 ATMs. Banco de Chile was founded in 1855 and is headquartered in Santiago, Chile.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Current SymbolNYSE:BCH
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.62
Current Ratio1.40
Quick Ratio1.39


Trailing P/E Ratio15.27
Forward P/E Ratio15.78
P/E Growth1.73

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.84 billion
Price / Sales3.70
Cash Flow$1.9386 per share
Price / Cash Flow14.49
Book Value$11.33 per share
Price / Book2.48


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.84
Net Income$929.56 million
Net Margins24.27%
Return on Equity17.65%
Return on Assets1.70%


Outstanding Shares505,080,000
Market Cap$14.36 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

Banco de Chile (NYSE:BCH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Banco de Chile's stock symbol?

Banco de Chile trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BCH."

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

Banco de Chile declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, March 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $1.0329 per share on Thursday, April 5th. This represents a yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 28th. View Banco de Chile's Dividend History.

When did Banco de Chile's stock split? How did Banco de Chile's stock split work?

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

How were Banco de Chile's earnings last quarter?

Banco de Chile (NYSE:BCH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The bank reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.02. The bank earned $640.30 million during the quarter. Banco de Chile had a net margin of 24.27% and a return on equity of 17.65%. View Banco de Chile's Earnings History.

When is Banco de Chile's next earnings date?

Banco de Chile is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Banco de Chile.

What price target have analysts set for BCH?

4 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Banco de Chile's shares. Their predictions range from $30.3333 to $30.3333. On average, they expect Banco de Chile's stock price to reach $30.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Banco de Chile.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Banco de Chile?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Banco de Chile in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Banco de Chile.

Has Banco de Chile been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BCH stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Banco de Chile earned a news impact score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the bank a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Banco de Chile's key competitors?

Who are Banco de Chile's key executives?

Banco de Chile's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pablo Granifo Lavin, Chairman & Pres (Age 59)
  • Mr. Eduardo Ebensperger Orrego, Gen. Mang. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Rolando Arias Sanchez, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Esteban Kemp De La Hoz, Operations & Technology Division Mang. (Age 39)
  • Mr. Héctor Hernández G., Accounting Mang.

Who are Banco de Chile's major shareholders?

Banco de Chile's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.11%), Trilogy Global Advisors LP (0.09%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.09%), Aperio Group LLC (0.07%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.05%).

Which institutional investors are selling Banco de Chile stock?

BCH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Trilogy Global Advisors LP, Aperio Group LLC, World Asset Management Inc and Panagora Asset Management Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Banco de Chile stock?

BCH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Castleark Management LLC and CWM LLC.

How do I buy shares of Banco de Chile?

Shares of BCH 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 Banco de Chile's stock price today?

One share of BCH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.09.

How big of a company is Banco de Chile?

Banco de Chile has a market capitalization of $14.36 billion and generates $3.84 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $929.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.84 on an earnings per share basis. Banco de Chile employs 14,023 workers across the globe.

What is Banco de Chile's official website?

The official website for Banco de Chile is http://www.bancochile.com.

How can I contact Banco de Chile?

Banco de Chile's mailing address is Paseo Ahumada 251, Santiago F3, . The bank can be reached via phone at 56-22637-1111 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Banco de Chile (NYSE BCH)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  230 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  402
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Banco de Chile and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BCH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BCH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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