NYSE:BKU - BankUnited Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.23 +0.06 (+0.18 %)
(As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.17
Today's Range$34.03 - $34.40
52-Week Range$28.05 - $44.97
Volume350,572 shs
Average Volume810,669 shs
Market Capitalization$3.37 billion
P/E Ratio14.50
Dividend Yield2.46%
Beta1.11
BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Its loans portfolio includes small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leases, term loans, formula-based loans, municipal and non-profit loans and leases, commercial and residential mortgage warehouse lines of credit, letters of credit, and consumer loans, as well as purchases performing residential loans. The company also offers ATMs, integrated online, mobile, and telephone banking services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated through a network of 85 branches located in 14 Florida counties; and 5 banking centers in the New York metropolitan area. The company was formerly known as BU Financial Corporation. BankUnited, Inc. is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
CUSIP06652K10
Phone305-569-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Cash Flow$2.2866 per share
Book Value$29.72 per share

Profitability

Net Income$324.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,790
Market Cap$3.37 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

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

BankUnited announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 11th. View BankUnited's Dividend History.

How will BankUnited's stock buyback program work?

BankUnited announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $227.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $219.03 million. BankUnited had a return on equity of 10.30% and a net margin of 19.06%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.77 earnings per share. View BankUnited's Earnings History.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BankUnited.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

8 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for BankUnited's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect BankUnited's share price to reach $38.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BankUnited.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BankUnited?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BKU stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a media sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Intel (INTC), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Sprint (S), Celgene (CELG), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Zions Bancorporation NA (ZION).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (6.27%), BlackRock Inc. (4.56%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.05%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.87%) and FMR LLC (2.16%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Eugene F Demark, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., FMR LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Jennison Associates LLC, Context BH Capital Management LP, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh and Thomas M Cornish. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Man Group plc, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo and William S Rubenstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU 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 BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.23.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $3.37 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $324.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.36 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,790 workers across the globe.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is http://www.bankunited.com.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BankUnited (NYSE BKU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  324 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  380 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  704
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BankUnited and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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