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Bank of Montreal Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.33 (+0.42 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $79.07
50-Day Range
MA: $76.25
52-Week Range
Now: $79.07
Volume794,164 shs
Average Volume366,853 shs
Market Capitalization$51.08 billion
P/E Ratio14.04
Dividend Yield4.07%
Bank of Montreal provides diversified financial services primarily in North America. The company's personal banking products and services include checking and savings accounts, credit cards, mortgages, 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, specialized banking programs, treasury and payment solutions, and risk management products for small business and commercial banking customers. It also offers investment and wealth advisory services; digital investing services; financial services and solutions; and investment management, and trust and custody services to institutional, retail, and high net worth investors. In addition, the company provides life insurance, accident and sickness insurance, and annuity products; creditor and travel insurance to bank customers; and reinsurance solutions. Further, it offers client's debt and equity capital-raising services, as well as loan origination and syndication, balance sheet management, and treasury management; strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, and recapitalizations, as well as valuation and fairness opinions; and trade finance, risk mitigation, and other operating services. Additionally, the company provides research and access to markets for institutional, corporate, and retail clients; trading solutions that include debt, foreign exchange, interest rate, credit, equity, securitization and commodities; new product development and origination services, as well as risk management advice and services to hedge against fluctuations; and funding and liquidity management services to its clients. It operates through approximately 1,400 bank branches and 4,800 automated banking machines in Canada and the United States. The company was founded in 1817 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
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Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

145th out of 1,651 stocks

Commercial Banks, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

5th out of 69 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$25.68 billion
Cash Flow$7.00 per share
Book Value$57.57 per share


Net Income$3.79 billion


Market Cap$51.08 billion
Next Earnings Date2/23/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Bank of Montreal's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Bank of Montreal's stock was trading at $52.66 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BMO shares have increased by 50.2% and is now trading at $79.07.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

Is Bank of Montreal a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank of Montreal in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Bank of Montreal stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BMO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Bank of Montreal?

Wall Street analysts have given Bank of Montreal a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Bank of Montreal wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Bank of Montreal's next earnings date?

Bank of Montreal is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 23rd 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Bank of Montreal

How were Bank of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 30th. The bank reported $2.41 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.91 by $0.50. The bank earned $5.99 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.86 billion. Bank of Montreal had a return on equity of 10.69% and a net margin of 14.82%. Bank of Montreal's quarterly revenue was down 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $2.43 earnings per share.
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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 Tuesday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.796 per share on Friday, February 26th. This represents a $3.18 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.03%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 29th. This is a positive change from Bank of Montreal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.79.
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Is Bank of Montreal a good dividend stock?

Bank of Montreal pays an annual dividend of $3.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.07%. BMO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Bank of Montreal does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Bank of Montreal is 55.50%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Bank of Montreal will have a dividend payout ratio of 44.54% next year. This indicates that Bank of Montreal will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BMO?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Bank of Montreal's stock. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $108.00. On average, they anticipate Bank of Montreal's stock price to reach $83.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal saw a decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,490,000 shares, a decrease of 17.8% from the December 15th total of 5,460,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 550,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.2 days. Approximately 0.7% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Bank of Montreal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Bank of Montreal own?

Who are Bank of Montreal's key executives?

Bank of Montreal's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William Darryl White, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Thomas E. Flynn, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. David Robert Casper, Group Head of North America Commercial Banking
  • Mr. Cameron Fowler, Chief Strategy & Operations Officer
  • Mr. Daniel Barclay, Head of BMO Capital Markets
  • Mr. Steve Tennyson, Chief Technology & Operations Officer
  • Ms. Jill Homenuk CFA, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Simon A. Fish, Gen. Counsel (Age 59)
  • Ms. Catherine Margaret Roche, Head of Marketing & Strategy
  • Ms. Mona Malone, Chief HR Officer and Head of People & Culture

What is Bank of Montreal's stock symbol?

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

Who are Bank of Montreal's major shareholders?

Bank of Montreal's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.23%), Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. (0.02%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Davis Rea LTD. (0.00%), Iron Horse Wealth Management LLC (0.00%) and Huntington National Bank (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 Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Huntington National Bank.

Which institutional investors are buying Bank of Montreal stock?

BMO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iron Horse Wealth Management LLC, and Davis Rea LTD..

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Bank of Montreal's stock price today?

One share of BMO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.07.

How big of a company is Bank of Montreal?

Bank of Montreal has a market capitalization of $51.08 billion and generates $25.68 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $3.79 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.73 on an earnings per share basis. Bank of Montreal employs 43,360 workers across the globe.

What is Bank of Montreal's official website?

The official website for Bank of Montreal is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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