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S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
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BankUnited (BKU) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$26.23
-0.59 (-2.20%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$25.79
$26.53
50-Day Range
$24.87
$32.99
52-Week Range
$15.83
$35.41
Volume
970,972 shs
Average Volume
833,547 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.95 billion
P/E Ratio
11.02
Dividend Yield
4.12%
Price Target
$30.50

BankUnited MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.89 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
16.3% Upside
$30.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.15% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.99mentions of BankUnited in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.62%
From $2.72 to $2.90 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.

4.02 out of 5 stars

Financial Services Sector

7th out of 21 stocks

Banks - Regional Industry

4th out of 7 stocks


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About BankUnited Stock (NYSE:BKU)

BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, a national banking association that provides a range of banking services in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, and savings accounts; certificates of deposit; and treasury, commercial payment, and cash management services. Its loans portfolio includes commercial loans, including equipment loans, secured and unsecured lines of credit, formula-based lines of credit, owner-occupied commercial real estate term loans and lines of credit, mortgage warehouse lines, subscription finance facilities, letters of credit, commercial credit cards, small business administration and U.S. department of agriculture product offerings, export-import bank financing products, trade finance, and business acquisition finance credit facilities; commercial real estate loans; residential mortgages; and other consumer loans. The company offers online, mobile, and telephone banking services. It operates through a network of banking centers located in Florida counties and the New York metropolitan area, as well as Dallas, Texas. The company was formerly known as BU Financial Corporation. BankUnited, Inc. was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.

BKU Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/31 Dividend
1/11/2024
Last Earnings
1/26/2024
Dividend Payable
1/31/2024
Today
3/03/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/30 Dividend
4/11/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/23/2024
Dividend Payable
4/30/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Banks - Regional
Sub-Industry
Regional Banks
CUSIP
06652K10
Employees
1,588
Year Founded
2009

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$30.50
High Stock Price Target
$33.00
Low Stock Price Target
$28.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+16.3%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.89
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$178.67 million
Pretax Margin
12.19%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.94 billion
Cash Flow
$3.66 per share
Book Value
$34.66 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
73,560,000
Market Cap
$1.95 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.35

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BKU Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell BankUnited stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "reduce" BKU shares.
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What is BankUnited's stock price target for 2024?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for BankUnited's stock. Their BKU share price targets range from $28.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $30.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have BKU shares performed in 2024?

BankUnited's stock was trading at $32.43 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, BKU shares have decreased by 19.1% and is now trading at $26.23.
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Are investors shorting BankUnited?

BankUnited saw a decline in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,790,000 shares, a decline of 9.8% from the January 31st total of 4,200,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 918,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.1 days. Currently, 5.2% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2024.
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How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.42. The financial services provider had revenue of $500.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $244.11 million. BankUnited had a net margin of 9.19% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.38%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.82 EPS.

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27.
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Is BankUnited a good dividend stock?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.12%. BKU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 45.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, BKU will have a dividend payout ratio of 37.24% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Raj Singh's approval rating as BankUnited's CEO?

18 employees have rated BankUnited Chief Executive Officer Raj Singh on Glassdoor.com. Raj Singh has an approval rating of 62% among the company's employees. This puts Raj Singh in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Citigroup (C), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Boeing (BA), General Motors (GM), Intel (INTC), KeyCorp (KEY), AT&T (T), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.37%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.84%), LSV Asset Management (3.26%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.96%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.95%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.26%). Insiders that own company stock include A Gail Prudenti, Douglas J Pauls, Jay D Richards, John N Digiacomo, Kevin A Malcolm and Sanjiv Sobti.
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How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU 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:BKU) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff