BankUnited Company Profile (NYSE:BKU)

About BankUnited

BankUnited logoBankUnited, Inc. is the bank holding company of BankUnited, National Association (the Bank). The Bank provides a range of banking services to individual and corporate customers through approximately 100 branches. The Company offers a range of lending products, including small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leases, term loans, formula-based loans, municipal loans and leases, commercial lines of credit, letters of credit and consumer loans. The Company's loan portfolio includes approximately $15.8 billion in loans originated or purchased, or new loans, including approximately $12.8 billion in commercial and commercial real estate loans, approximately $2.9 billion in residential loans and over $35 million in consumer loans. The Company offers deposit products, including checking accounts, money market deposit accounts, savings accounts and certificates of deposit with various terms and rates. Its total deposits are approximately $16.9 billion.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BKU
  • CUSIP: 06652K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $37.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.17
  • 52-Week Range: $27.85 - $39.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.99
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.31
  • P/E Growth: 1.10
  • Market Cap: $4.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 104,166,000
  • Beta: 1.01
  • Net Margins: 19.37%
  • Return on Equity: 9.72%
  • Return on Assets: 0.86%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.20%
  • Current Ratio: 1.00%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $37.88 (4.76% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2017Hovde GroupUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$44.00View Rating Details
1/26/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$40.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
12/21/2016StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$44.00View Rating Details
11/30/2016FIG PartnersReiterated RatingMarket-PerformView Rating Details
7/22/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$39.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$34.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> Hold$33.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$39.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/20/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuy$38.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeSell$34.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$37.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$43.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
10/22/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$36.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/25/2017Q416$0.54$0.59$254.98 million$256.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q316$0.53$0.47$248.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.51$0.52$241.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.52$0.51$232.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$0.49$0.52$224.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.49$0.50$211.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.43$0.43$195.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.44$0.44$189.96 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$0.44$0.45$184.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.45$0.51$185.00 million$182.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.45$0.46$179.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.45$0.53$172.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.46$0.50$171.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.46$0.52$174.16 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.43$0.52$172.11 million$164.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.45$0.47$176.61 million$176.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.48$0.61$171.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.44$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.44$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.45$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.39$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.43$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.44$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.42 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.78 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20161$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q1 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q2 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q3 20171$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q4 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q1 20181$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q2 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20181$0.67$0.67$0.67
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:2.11%
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:40.19% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
34.71% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
30.22% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.92%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/16/2017Joseph RobertoInsiderSell1,759$39.80$70,008.20View SEC Filing  
2/14/2017Mark BagnoliInsiderSell1,000$39.92$39,920.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2017John Adam KanasChairmanSell2,226,258$37.62$83,751,825.96View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Eugene F DemarkDirectorSell1,000$37.54$37,540.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell5,000$37.57$187,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Eugene F DemarkDirectorSell1,000$29.53$29,530.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell5,000$31.20$156,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Mark BagnoliInsiderSell2,000$30.11$60,220.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell7,991$34.73$277,527.43View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Eugene F DemarkDirectorSell4,000$32.00$128,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Mark BagnoliInsiderSell1,000$32.50$32,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell5,000$36.27$181,350.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Rajinder P. SinghCOOSell100,000$37.74$3,774,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Mark BagnoliInsiderSell1,000$37.41$37,410.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Eugene F DemarkDirectorSell5,000$37.81$189,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015John Adam KanasCEOSell4,750$37.26$176,985.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Mark BagnoliInsiderSell1,000$37.21$37,210.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Lynne WinesDirectorBuy1,000$36.63$36,630.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Rajinder P SinghCOOSell3,368$37.01$124,649.68View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell1,000$35.60$35,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Leslie LunakCFOSell9,000$35.86$322,740.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Mark BagnoliInsiderSell1,000$33.26$33,260.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Jeffrey StarrInsiderSell5,000$28.29$141,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Leslie LunakCFOSell1,101$33.60$36,993.60View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Wilbur Ross, Jr.DirectorSell3,131,307$33.15$103,802,827.05View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Wilbur Ross, Jr.DirectorSell317,007$31.40$9,954,019.80View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014John Adam KanasCEOSell150,000$31.32$4,698,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2014Wilbur Ross, Jr.DirectorSell2,113,378$31.40$66,360,069.20View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Wilbur Ross, Jr.DirectorSell250,388$29.82$7,466,570.16View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Wilbur L Ross JrDirectorSell2,377,551$29.82$70,898,570.82View SEC Filing  
9/14/2012John BohlsenInsiderSell61,067$24.74$1,510,797.58View SEC Filing  
9/14/2012Richard S LefrakDirectorSell134,966$24.85$3,353,905.10View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012John BohlsenInsiderSell184,673$24.89$4,596,510.97View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)
News IconThe Technicals For BankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Have Been Dissected (Brutally) - NY Stock News (NYSE:BKU) - February 16 at 5:41 AM logoAnalyst Upgrades – BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Stock Gets Upgraded By Hovde Group from Market Perform to Outperform (NYSE:BKU) - February 15 at 2:32 AM
News IconBankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Stock Up After Upgrade at Hovde Group - The Ledger Gazette (NYSE:BKU) - February 14 at 9:31 PM
News IconBankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Stock Up After Upgrade at Hovde Group ... - The Ledger Gazette (NYSE:BKU) - February 14 at 4:31 PM logoBankUnited upgraded by Hovde Group (NYSE:BKU) - February 14 at 4:31 PM
News IconStock Focus: Watching RSI Levels on Shares of BankUnited Inc. (BKU) - Benton Bulletin (NYSE:BKU) - February 13 at 4:27 PM logoFitch: Rising Rates, Growth and M&A Key for U.S. Midtier Banks (NYSE:BKU) - February 9 at 4:07 PM logoUnited Bankshares : Research Reports on Banking Equities -- Citizens Financial, Synovus Financial, BankUnited, and United Bankshares (NYSE:BKU) - February 9 at 4:07 PM logoETFs with exposure to BankUnited, Inc. : February 6, 2017 (NYSE:BKU) - February 6 at 3:57 PM logoStocks Trend Analysis: BankUnited, Inc. (BKU), Microsemi ... - iStreetWire (NYSE:BKU) - January 31 at 9:16 PM logoBankUnited : Stock Price Increases 9.82% (NYSE:BKU) - January 31 at 4:14 PM
News IconStock under Discussion: BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU), CalAtlantic Group, Inc. (NYSE:CAA) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:BKU) - January 27 at 4:17 PM
News IconTechnical Focus: Williams %R, ADX, and CCI Levels for BankUnited Inc. (BKU) - Springdale Times (NYSE:BKU) - January 27 at 4:16 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Citizens Financial Group's Q4 EPS Surged 31% (NYSE:BKU) - January 27 at 4:16 PM
News IconStock Update on Earnings & Estimates for BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 9:40 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 4:37 PM logoBankUnited (BKU) Gains on Q4 Earnings Beat, Revenue Growth (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 4:37 PM logoBankUnited, Inc. :BKU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : January 26, 2017 (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 4:37 PM
News IconPenn Capital Management Co INC Boosted Shoretel INC (SHOR) Holding as Stock Rose (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM logoBankUnited's (BKU) CEO Raj Singh on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM logoBankUnited, Inc. Reports 2016 Results (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM logo6:49 am BankUnited beats by $0.05, reports revs in-line (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM logoBANKUNITED, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM logoEdited Transcript of BKU earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jan-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:BKU) - January 26 at 2:39 AM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM
News IconBankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) to Post $0.55 Earnings Per Share: Analysts - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM logoBankUnited posts 4Q profit (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM logoQ4 2016 BankUnited Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM logoBankUnited Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM logoBankUnited stock sees nice bump after strong earnings call (NYSE:BKU) - January 25 at 4:34 PM logoFitch Affirms BankUnited, Inc.'s IDRs at 'BBB/F2'; Outlook Stable (NYSE:BKU) - January 23 at 8:31 PM
News IconStock Tracker: Trend Analysis on BankUnited Inc. (BKU) - Rives Journal (NYSE:BKU) - January 22 at 3:54 PM logoWholesale Trade Rolls in Next Week (NYSE:BKU) - January 20 at 4:58 PM
News IconLooking Ahead for BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU); Are These Shares Ready to Go Higher? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:BKU) - January 19 at 3:33 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) Shares ... - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 19 at 3:33 PM
News IconStock Mover of the Day: Bankunited Inc (NYSE:BKU) Institutional ... - Fair View Times (NYSE:BKU) - January 19 at 3:33 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Reinforcing Their Perception of BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 18 at 3:21 PM logoBankUnited, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BKU-US : January 18, 2017 (NYSE:BKU) - January 18 at 3:21 PM
News IconChecking Indicator Levels for BankUnited Inc. (BKU) - Springdale Times (NYSE:BKU) - January 17 at 9:30 AM
News IconTraders Watch list: BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU), Trinity Industries Inc. (NYSE:TRN) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:BKU) - January 15 at 1:58 AM
News IconWill The Needle Move For BankUnited, Inc. (NYSE:BKU) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:BKU) - January 13 at 4:33 PM logoBankUnited, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:BKU) - January 11 at 9:18 PM logoBankUnited, Inc. (BKU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 11, 2017 - Nasdaq (NYSE:BKU) - January 11 at 9:18 PM logoBankUnited, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results (NYSE:BKU) - January 11 at 9:18 PM logoBANKUNITED, INC. Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:BKU) - January 4 at 9:23 PM logoSignature Bank : Banking Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Citizens Financial, Synovus Financial, BankUnited, and Signature Bank (NYSE:BKU) - January 4 at 4:23 PM logoBANKUNITED, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:BKU) - January 4 at 2:39 AM logoBankUnited Closes Out Successful Year with Foundation for Continued Growth in 2017 (NYSE:BKU) - December 30 at 4:15 PM logoDaily Dividend Report: BKU, PHX (NYSE:BKU) - December 29 at 4:14 PM logoBankUnited : Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:BKU) - December 28 at 8:55 PM


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, December 28th. Investors of record on Friday, January 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 11th.

Where is BankUnited's stock going? Where will BankUnited's stock price be in 2017?

11 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for BankUnited's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect BankUnited's share price to reach $37.88 in the next year.

When will BankUnited announce their earnings?

BankUnited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 18th 2017.

Who owns BankUnited stock?

BankUnited's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (4.02%), State Street Corp (3.50%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (1.54%), Advisory Research Inc. (1.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.03%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.52%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Eugene F Demark, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, Joseph Roberto, Leslie Lunak, Lynne Wines, Mark Bagnoli and Rajinder P Singh.

Who sold BankUnited stock? Who is selling BankUnited stock?

BankUnited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Teton Advisors Inc., Advisory Research Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, Comerica Bank, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd and Cadence Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited stock in the last year include Eugene F Demark, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, Joseph Roberto and Mark Bagnoli.

Who bought BankUnited stock? Who is buying BankUnited stock?

BankUnited's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Spindletop Capital LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Menta Capital LLC and Cipher Capital LP.

How do I buy BankUnited stock?

Shares of BankUnited can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of BankUnited stock cost?

One share of BankUnited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.77.

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for BankUnited (NYSE:BKU)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff