NYSE:BMO - Bank of Montreal Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$72.95 +0.84 (+1.16 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 01:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.11
Today's Range$72.6450 - $73.12
52-Week Range$62.79 - $84.71
Volume426,681 shs
Average Volume477,073 shs
Market Capitalization$46.64 billion
P/E Ratio10.44
Dividend Yield4.00%
Bank of Montreal provides diversified financial services primarily in North America. It operates through three groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, Wealth Management, and BMO Capital Markets. The company's personal banking products and services include checking and savings accounts, credit cards, mortgages, creditor insurance products, and financial and investment advice services; and commercial banking products and services comprise business deposit accounts, commercial credit cards, business loans and commercial mortgages, cash management solutions, foreign exchange, and specialized banking programs for small business and commercial banking customers. It also offers equity and debt underwriting, corporate lending and project financing, mergers and acquisitions advisory services, securitization, treasury management, risk management, debt and equity research, and institutional sales and trading services to corporate, institutional, and government clients. In addition, the company offers trade finance, investment management, online investing, trust and estate services, tax planning, and investment solutions to institutional investors, as well as industry-leading research, sales, and trading services. It operates approximately 1,500 branches in Canada and the United States, as well as 2 smart branches in Edmonton and Calgary, Alberta. The company was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$25.01 billion
Cash Flow$8.1417 per share
Book Value$50.23 per share


Net Income$4.24 billion


Market Cap$46.64 billion

Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bank of Montreal's stock symbol?

Bank of Montreal trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BMO."

How often does Bank of Montreal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 4th. Investors of record on Friday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.753 per share on Tuesday, February 26th. This represents a $3.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.13%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 31st. This is a boost from Bank of Montreal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.74. View Bank of Montreal's Dividend History.

How will Bank of Montreal's stock buyback program work?

Bank of Montreal announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Saturday, June 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 4,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Bank of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) released its earnings results on Tuesday, December, 4th. The bank reported $2.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.57. The bank earned $5.92 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.61 billion. Bank of Montreal had a net margin of 16.91% and a return on equity of 14.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.94 EPS. View Bank of Montreal's Earnings History.

When is Bank of Montreal's next earnings date?

Bank of Montreal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bank of Montreal.

What price target have analysts set for BMO?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Bank of Montreal's shares. Their predictions range from $109.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Bank of Montreal's stock price to reach $114.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 57.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bank of Montreal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bank of Montreal?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank of Montreal in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Bank of Montreal.

Has Bank of Montreal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BMO stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bank of Montreal earned a daily sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the bank a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Bank of Montreal's key competitors?

Who are Bank of Montreal's key executives?

Bank of Montreal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William Darryl White, CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Thomas E. Flynn, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Patrick Cronin, Chief Risk Officer
  • Mr. Steve Tennyson, Chief Technology & Operations Officer
  • Ms. Jill Homenuk CFA, Head of Investor Relations

Who are Bank of Montreal's major shareholders?

Bank of Montreal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.11%), DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co (0.03%), Legacy Capital Partners Inc. (0.01%), First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services (0.01%), Timbercreek Investment Management Inc. (0.01%) and Bogart Wealth LLC (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Bank of Montreal stock?

BMO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Timbercreek Investment Management Inc., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, JCIC Asset Management Inc., LifePlan Financial Group Inc, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc., Curbstone Financial Management Corp and Pennsylvania Trust Co.

Which institutional investors are buying Bank of Montreal stock?

BMO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co, Addenda Capital Inc., Quadrant Capital Group LLC, First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services, Bogart Wealth LLC, Heritage Trust Co, Legacy Capital Partners Inc. and Curbstone Financial Management Corp.

How do I buy shares of Bank of Montreal?

Shares of BMO 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 Bank of Montreal's stock price today?

One share of BMO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.95.

How big of a company is Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal has a market capitalization of $46.64 billion and generates $25.01 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $4.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.99 on an earnings per share basis. Bank of Montreal employs 45,454 workers across the globe.

What is Bank of Montreal's official website?

The official website for Bank of Montreal is http://www.bmo.com.

How can I contact Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal's mailing address is 100 King Street West 1 First Canadian Place, TORONTO A6, M5X 1A1. The bank can be reached via phone at 416-867-6785 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bank of Montreal (NYSE BMO)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  338 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  594 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  932
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bank of Montreal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BMO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BMO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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