Bank Of Montreal Company Profile (NYSE:BMO)

About Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)

Bank Of Montreal logoBank of Montreal (the Bank) is a financial services provider. The Bank provides a range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services. The Bank conducts its business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking (P&C), Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets. The P&C business includes two retail and business banking operating segments, such as Canadian Personal and Commercial Banking (Canadian P&C), and the United States Personal and Commercial Banking (U.S. P&C). The Bank's Wealth Management business serves a range of client segments, from mainstream to ultra-high net worth and institutional, with an offering of wealth management products and services, including insurance. BMO Capital Markets is a North American-based financial services provider offering a range of products and services to corporate, institutional and government clients. The Bank has over 1,500 bank branches in Canada and the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BMO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $48.83076 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 649,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $73.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $72.93
  • 52 Week Range: $62.32 - $78.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.25
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.26
  • P/E Growth: 3.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $17.39 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.81
  • Book Value: $49.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.53
  • Annual Dividend: $2.78
  • Dividend Yield: 3.7%
  • Net Margins: 20.04%
  • Return on Equity: 14.36%
  • Return on Assets: 0.80%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.13%
  • Current Ratio: 1.07%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.07%
  • Average Volume: 414,808 shs.
  • Beta: 1.03
  • Short Ratio: 9.11

Frequently Asked Questions for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)

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 Tuesday, August 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.717 per share on Tuesday, November 28th. This represents a $2.87 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, October 31st. This is an increase from Bank Of Montreal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.66. 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 approved a stock repurchase plan on Saturday, June 24th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 4,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Bank Of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 29th. The company reported $1.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.04. The business earned $5.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.52 billion. Bank Of Montreal had a return on equity of 14.36% and a net margin of 20.04%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.94 EPS. View Bank Of Montreal's Earnings History.

When will Bank Of Montreal make its next earnings announcement?

Bank Of Montreal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December, 5th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Bank Of Montreal.

Where is Bank Of Montreal's stock going? Where will Bank Of Montreal's stock price be in 2017?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Bank Of Montreal's stock. Their forecasts range from $90.00 to $108.00. On average, they anticipate Bank Of Montreal's share price to reach $100.25 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Bank Of Montreal.

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:

  • William A. Downe, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Franklin J. Techar, Vice Chair
  • Thomas E. Flynn, Chief Financial Officer
  • Christopher B. Begy, Chief Executive Officer of BMO Financial Corp. and U.S. Country Head
  • David R. Casper, President and Chief Executive Officer, BMO Harris Bank N.A. and Group Head - Commercial Banking
  • Darryl White, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Richard Rudderham, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Jean Michel Ares, Chief Technology and Operations Officer
  • Connie Anne Stefankiewicz, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Surjit Rajpal, Chief Risk Officer

Who owns Bank Of Montreal stock?

Bank Of Montreal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include TD Asset Management Inc. (3.85%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.24%), Bank of Nova Scotia (1.31%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.12%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.12%) and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.88%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bank Of Montreal.

Who sold Bank Of Montreal stock? Who is selling Bank Of Montreal stock?

Bank Of Montreal's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Nova Scotia, Capital Research Global Investors, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Numeric Investors LLC, FMR LLC, CIBC Asset Management Inc, Strs Ohio and Guardian Capital LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bank Of Montreal.

Who bought Bank Of Montreal stock? Who is buying Bank Of Montreal stock?

Bank Of Montreal's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Public Sector Pension investment Board, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Scotia Capital Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Highstreet Asset Management Inc. and TD Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bank Of Montreal.

How do I buy Bank Of Montreal stock?

Shares of Bank Of Montreal can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages 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 Bank Of Montreal stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.24.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE BMO)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  451 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  619
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bank Of Montreal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.30)
Consensus Price Target: $100.25 (33.24% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/30/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$101.00LowView Rating Details
8/29/2017Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetHold$102.00HighView Rating Details
6/1/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform -> Sector Perform$108.00MediumView Rating Details
5/23/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal WeightMediumView Rating Details
5/18/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
1/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform -> In-LineN/AView Rating Details
11/23/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/5/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$91.00 -> $90.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform$84.00 -> $88.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016DesjardinsReiterated RatingHold$84.00 -> $86.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016CIBCReiterated RatingSector PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/9/2016Rafferty Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
Earnings by Quarter for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE BMO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/29/20177/31/2017$1.57$1.53$5.52 billion$5.46 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/20174/30/2017$1.40$1.45$5.26 billion$5.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/20171/31/2017$1.44$1.71$5.38 billion$5.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2016Q416$1.85$2.10$5.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2016Q316$1.83$1.94$3.88 billion$5.63 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2016Q216$1.76$1.73$3.53 billion$3.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q116$1.72$1.75$4.92 billion$5.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2015Q415$1.32$1.44$3.60 billion$3.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2015Q315$1.35$1.50$4.65 billion$4.83 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2015Q215$1.36$1.37$4.54 billion$4.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q115$1.46$1.22$4.46 billion$5.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2014Q414$1.49$1.43$4.33 billion$4.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2014Q314$1.51$1.57$4.26 billion$4.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014Q214$1.38$1.50$3.70 billion$3.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q114$1.37$1.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/3/2013Q4$1.58$1.64$4.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2013Q313$0.22$1.60$4.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2013Q213$1.50$1.46$3.97 billion$3.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q113$1.46$1.53$3.97 billion$4.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/20120.00$1.65$4.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2012Q312$1.38$1.49$3.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012$1.35$1.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$1.37$1.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011$1.31$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2011$1.24$1.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2011$1.31$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2011$1.29$1.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.73
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.65
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20175$1.30$1.43$1.37
Q2 20176$1.27$1.43$1.36
Q3 20176$1.37$1.60$1.47
Q4 20176$1.40$1.62$1.53
Q1 20183$1.44$1.58$1.51
Q2 20182$1.60$1.65$1.63
Q3 20181$1.74$1.74$1.74
Q4 20181$1.77$1.77$1.77
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
Next Dividend:11/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.78
Dividend Yield:3.69%
Dividend Growth:-4.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:45.28% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
43.30% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
41.62% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)

Dividend History by Quarter for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE BMO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
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Headline Trends for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
Latest Headlines for Bank Of Montreal (NYSE:BMO)
News IconMOVES-BMO Global Asset Management appoints head of Middle East and North Africa - September 25 at 8:06 PM logo[$$] Treasure map of the ETF world revealed - September 25 at 8:06 PM logoBMO Ontario Farm Family Awards to Honour Eleven Families at the 2017 International Plowing Match - September 21 at 11:30 AM logo3 Ways Bank of Montreal Will Provide You With Growth - The Motley Fool Canada - September 19 at 9:43 PM logoBank of Montreal Announces Quarterly Coupon Amount for the BMO Elkhorn DWA MLP Select™ Index ETN - PR Newswire (press release) - September 19 at 9:43 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $4.25 Billion - September 16 at 7:30 AM logoBank of Canada open to exploring options to boost transparency: deputy governor - September 14 at 10:19 PM logoBMO Capital Markets to Donate C$1.6 Million Following Equity Through Education Trading Day - September 14 at 10:19 PM logoShould You Buy Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO) At This PE Ratio? - September 14 at 10:19 PM logoBMO Financial's (BMO) Management presents at Barclays 2017 Global Financial Services Brokers Conference (Transcript) - September 13 at 3:02 AM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 12 at 8:42 PM logoBank of Canada: Failure to communicate or failure to forecast? - September 12 at 4:58 PM logoBank of Montreal breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMO-US : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 4:58 PM logoBMO Announces US$150,000 Donation, as well as Relief Options for Customers, to Support Communities Affected by Hurricane Irma - September 11 at 10:23 PM logoBank of Canada, BMO in rare 'failure to communicate' over run-up to rate hike - The Globe and Mail - September 11 at 5:04 AM logoTeam USA Victorious in the 2017 BMO Nations' Cup at Spruce Meadows - September 10 at 2:23 AM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) vs. Farmers National Banc Corp. (FMNB) Critical Review - September 8 at 2:44 PM logoMitsubishi UFJ (MTU) on Acquisition Spree: Time to Buy? - September 7 at 4:54 PM logoDividend Investors: 3 Reasons to Buy and Hold Bank of Montreal Now - September 5 at 11:15 PM logoETFs with exposure to Bank of Montreal : September 6, 2017 - September 5 at 11:15 PM logoBank of Montreal: Buy the Post-Earnings Dip? - The Motley Fool Canada - September 5 at 6:14 PM logoBank of Montreal :BMO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 1, 2017 - September 1 at 4:58 PM logoQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Decreased by National Bank Financial - September 1 at 10:26 AM logoQ4 2017 Earnings Forecast for Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Issued By Desjardins - September 1 at 8:36 AM logoBank of Montreal : BMO-US: Dividend Analysis : August 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 31, 2017 - August 31 at 4:30 PM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $6.41 Per Share - August 31 at 10:12 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Increased by Analyst - August 31 at 10:12 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Lifted by Cormark - August 31 at 10:12 AM logoBank Of Montreal: Time To Worry About The Canadian Real Estate Market? - August 31 at 4:04 AM logoBank Of Montreal's (BMO) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Scotiabank - August 30 at 4:56 PM logoBank of Montreal Reveals 5% Advance In Q3 Bottom Line - Nasdaq - August 29 at 10:05 PM logoEarnings Reaction History: Bank of Montreal, 33.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 1.7% Sensitive - Nasdaq - August 29 at 10:05 PM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.72 Per Share - August 29 at 6:26 PM logoBMO Financial Group Reports Net Income of $1.4 Billion for Third Quarter of 2017 - August 29 at 5:02 PM logoBMO Financial Group Declares Dividends - August 29 at 5:02 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher as energy, gold mining shares climb - August 29 at 5:02 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.97 Billion - August 29 at 1:22 PM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.06 EPS - August 29 at 9:06 AM logoBMO Announces $100,000 Donation to Support Communities Affected by Hurricane Harvey - August 28 at 9:40 PM logoCanadian Dividend All-Stars Expected To Announce Dividend Increases - Week Of August 14-18 - August 27 at 4:13 PM logoUpdate: TSX Little Changed, Off 20 Points, in Quiet Summer Trading Session - Nasdaq - August 25 at 11:20 PM logoBank of Montreal – Value Analysis (NYSE:BMO) : August 23, 2017 - August 23 at 10:10 PM logo2 Reliable Dividend Stocks That Look Oversold - The Motley Fool Canada - August 22 at 10:19 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) to Release Earnings on Tuesday - August 22 at 2:20 AM logoNational Bank Financial Equities Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Bank of Montreal (BMO) - August 21 at 3:58 AM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) Upgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub - August 19 at 8:30 PM logoBank Of Montreal (BMO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 18 at 8:36 PM logoWhy Bank of Montreal Is a Great Investment Right Now - August 18 at 4:47 PM logoCormark Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Bank Of Montreal (BMO) - August 16 at 7:22 AM logoCharyl Galpin takes new role with BMO Wealth Management - The Globe and Mail - August 14 at 10:01 PM



Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Chart for Tuesday, September, 26, 2017

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