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DOW   39,087.38
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Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
NYSE:CBU

Community Bank System (CBU) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$45.18
-0.12 (-0.26%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$44.10
$45.36
50-Day Range
$43.25
$53.67
52-Week Range
$35.38
$60.13
Volume
238,553 shs
Average Volume
295,051 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.41 billion
P/E Ratio
17.86
Dividend Yield
3.98%
Price Target
$54.00

Community Bank System MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.40 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
19.5% Upside
$54.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
3.64% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.58
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.70mentions of Community Bank System in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$832,774 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.54%
From $3.25 to $3.43 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

76th out of 854 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

11th out of 85 stocks


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About Community Bank System Stock (NYSE:CBU)

Community Bank System, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Community Bank, N.A. that provides various banking and other financial services to retail, commercial, and municipal customers. It operates through three segments: Banking, Employee Benefit Services, and All Other. The company offers various deposits products, such as interest and noninterest -bearing checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as time deposits. It also provides loans, including consumer mortgages; general purpose commercial and industrial loans, and mortgages on commercial properties; paycheck protection program loans; installment loans that are originated through selected dealerships and are secured by automobiles, marine, and other recreational vehicles; personal installment loans and check credit lines of credit for consumers; and home equity products. In addition, the company offers broker-dealer and investment advisory; cash management, investment, and treasury services; asset management services; and employee benefit services, as well as operates as a full-service insurance agency that provides personal and commercial lines of insurance, and other risk management products and services. Further, it offers contribution plan administration, employee benefit trust, collective investment fund, retirement plan administration and benefit consulting, fund administration, transfer agency, actuarial and benefit consulting, VEBA/HRA, and health and welfare consulting services; and act as an investor in residential and commercial real estate activities. Additionally, the company offers wealth management, retirement planning, higher educational planning, fiduciary, risk management, trust, and personal financial planning services; and investment alternatives, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and insurance and advisory products, as well as master recordkeeping services. Community Bank System, Inc. was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in DeWitt, New York.

CBU Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/10 Dividend
12/14/2023
Dividend Payable
1/10/2024
Last Earnings
1/23/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/10 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
4/10/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/23/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
National commercial banks
Sub-Industry
Regional Banks
CUSIP
20360710
Employees
3,026
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$54.00
High Stock Price Target
$66.00
Low Stock Price Target
$38.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+19.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.40
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$136.51 million
Pretax Margin
23.01%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$756.22 million
Cash Flow
$3.74 per share
Book Value
$31.92 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
52,322,000
Market Cap
$2.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.67
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CBU Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Community Bank System stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Community Bank System in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" CBU shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CBU, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Community Bank System's stock price target for 2024?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Community Bank System's stock. Their CBU share price targets range from $38.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $54.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have CBU shares performed in 2024?

Community Bank System's stock was trading at $52.11 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, CBU stock has decreased by 13.3% and is now trading at $45.18.
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Are investors shorting Community Bank System?

Community Bank System saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,860,000 shares, a decrease of 11.4% from the January 15th total of 2,100,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 312,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.0 days. Approximately 3.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Community Bank System's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 23rd 2024.
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How were Community Bank System's earnings last quarter?

Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE:CBU) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 23rd. The bank reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.08. The bank earned $177 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $175.25 million. Community Bank System had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.14% and a net margin of 13.78%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.96 EPS.

How often does Community Bank System pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Community Bank System?

Community Bank System declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Wednesday, April 10th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th.
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Is Community Bank System a good dividend stock?

Community Bank System (NYSE:CBU) pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.06%. CBU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 32 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 71.15%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CBU will have a dividend payout ratio of 52.48% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Mark E. Tryniski's approval rating as Community Bank System's CEO?

4 employees have rated Community Bank System Chief Executive Officer Mark E. Tryniski on Glassdoor.com. Mark E. Tryniski has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Mark E. Tryniski in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Community Bank System own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Community Bank System investors own include Boeing (BA), Toro (TTC), Intel (INTC), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Netflix (NFLX), Pfizer (PFE), Schlumberger (SLB), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Community Bank System's major shareholders?

Community Bank System's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.96%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.53%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.53%), Norges Bank (1.11%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.11%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian R Ace, Dimitar Karaivanov, George J Getman, Jeffery J Knauss, Jeffrey M Levy, John Parente, Kerrie D Macpherson, Mark J Bolus and Sally A Steele.
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How do I buy shares of Community Bank System?

Shares of CBU stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:CBU) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff