NYSE:BMO - Bank of Montreal Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$78.93 +0.57 (+0.73 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 02:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$78.50
Today's Range$78.46 - $78.98
52-Week Range$71.37 - $84.71
Volume18,427 shs
Average Volume269,665 shs
Market Capitalization$50.20 billion
P/E Ratio12.64
Dividend Yield3.70%
Bank of Montreal logoBank 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. The company was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio1.17
Quick Ratio1.17


Trailing P/E Ratio12.64
Forward P/E Ratio11.36
P/E Growth1.35

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.48 billion
Price / Sales2.35
Cash Flow$7.3974 per share
Price / Cash10.67
Book Value$47.36 per share
Price / Book1.67


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.24
Net Income$4.09 billion
Net Margins16.37%
Return on Equity14.38%
Return on Assets0.78%


Outstanding Shares640,650,000
Market Cap$50,201.34

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.747 per share on Tuesday, August 28th. This represents a $2.99 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 31st. View Bank of Montreal's Dividend History.

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

Bank of Montreal announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Saturday, June 24th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 4,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Bank of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 30th. The bank reported $2.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.67 by $0.53. The bank earned $5.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.38 billion. Bank of Montreal had a return on equity of 14.38% and a net margin of 16.37%. Bank of Montreal's revenue was down 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.92 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, September, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bank of Montreal.

What price target have analysts set for BMO?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Bank of Montreal's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $112.00. On average, they expect Bank of Montreal's stock price to reach $99.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Bank of Montreal.

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

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank of Montreal in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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. Jean-Michel R. Arès, Chief Technology & Operations Officer
  • Mr. Patrick Cronin, Group Head of BMO Capital Markets
  • Ms. Jill Homenuk CFA, Head of Investor Relations

Has Bank of Montreal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BMO stock have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bank of Montreal earned a daily sentiment score of 0.43 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the bank an impact score of 47.48 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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%), Sabal Trust CO (0.04%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.02%), Ronna Sue Cohen (0.01%), Bogart Wealth LLC (0.00%) and Addenda Capital Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bank of Montreal.

Which major investors are selling Bank of Montreal stock?

BMO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Trust Co. of Vermont and Cibc Bank USA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bank of Montreal.

Which major investors are buying Bank of Montreal stock?

BMO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Addenda Capital Inc., Addenda Capital Inc., Sabal Trust CO, Private Trust Co. NA, Park National Corp OH, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Bogart Wealth LLC and Ronna Sue Cohen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bank of Montreal.

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 $78.97.

How big of a company is Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal has a market capitalization of $50.20 billion and generates $21.48 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $4.09 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.24 on an earnings per share basis. Bank of Montreal employs 45,200 workers across the globe.

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:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  278 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  534 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  812
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 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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