Banco Santander, S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:SAN)

About Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)

Banco Santander, S.A. logoBanco Santander, S.A. is a retail and commercial bank. The Banks segments include Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Latin America and the United States. The Continental Europe segment covers all businesses in the Continental Europe. The United Kingdom segment includes the businesses developed by various units and branches in the country. The Latin America segment embraces all its financial activities conducted through its banks and subsidiaries in the region. The United States segment includes the Intermediate Holding Company (IHC) and its subsidiaries Santander Bank, Banco Santander Puerto Rico, Santander Consumer USA, Banco Santander International, Santander Investment Securities, and the Santander branch in New York. The Company's commercial model satisfies the needs of all types of customers: individuals with various income levels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Banks - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SAN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $97.26421 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,579,840,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.11
  • 52 Week Range: $3.89 - $6.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.77
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.47
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $40.81 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.36
  • Book Value: $7.25 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.91
  • Annual Dividend: $0.17
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • Net Margins: 14.23%
  • Return on Equity: 6.24%
  • Return on Assets: 0.48%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.91%
  • Current Ratio: 1.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.39%
  • Average Volume: 7.87 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.4
  • Short Ratio: 2.4
Frequently Asked Questions for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)

What is Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock symbol?

Banco Santander, S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SAN."

How often does Banco Santander, S.A. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Banco Santander, S.A.?

Banco Santander, S.A. announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.0694 per share on Monday, August 14th. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 1st. This is a boost from Banco Santander, S.A.'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. View Banco Santander, S.A.'s Dividend History.

How were Banco Santander, S.A.'s earnings last quarter?

Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 30th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter. Banco Santander, S.A. had a net margin of 14.23% and a return on equity of 6.24%. View Banco Santander, S.A.'s Earnings History.

Where is Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock going? Where will Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock price be in 2017?

13 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock. Their predictions range from $25.50 to $25.50. On average, they anticipate Banco Santander, S.A.'s share price to reach $25.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Banco Santander, S.A..

Who are some of Banco Santander, S.A.'s key competitors?

Who are Banco Santander, S.A.'s key executives?

Banco Santander, S.A.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jose Antonio Alvarez Alvarez, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Rodrigo Echenique Gordillo, Fourth Vice Chairman, Executive Director
  • Matias Pedro Rodriguez Inciarte, Third Vice Chairman of the Board, Executive Director
  • Guillermo de la Dehesa Romero, Third Vice Chairman, Non-Executive Director
  • Bruce Neil Carnegie-Brown, First Vice Chairman and Lead Independent Director
  • Jose Antonio Garcia Cantera, Chief Financial Officer
  • Andreu Plaza Lopez, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Technology Officer
  • Jaime Perez Renovales, Chief Human Resource Officer, Secretary
  • Juan Manuel Cendoya Mendez de Vigo, Executive Vice President of Communication, Corporate Marketing and Research
  • Juan Guitard Marin, Executive Vice President of Internal Auditing

Who owns Banco Santander, S.A. stock?

Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.54%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%), Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.01%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (0.00%) and Exane Derivatives (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Banco Santander, S.A..

Who sold Banco Santander, S.A. stock? Who is selling Banco Santander, S.A. stock?

Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exane Derivatives, Capstone Asset Management Co. and SOL Capital Management CO. View Insider Buying and Selling for Banco Santander, S.A..

Who bought Banco Santander, S.A. stock? Who is buying Banco Santander, S.A. stock?

Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Anderson Hoagland & Co., Bank of Montreal Can, Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Inc. VA, US Bancorp DE and Eqis Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Banco Santander, S.A..

How do I buy Banco Santander, S.A. stock?

Shares of Banco Santander, S.A. 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 Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock price today?

One share of Banco Santander, S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.61.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE SAN)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  335 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  503
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Banco Santander, S.A. 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 Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.54)
Consensus Price Target: $25.50 (285.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/9/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
4/27/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$25.50LowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
4/20/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
3/14/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Societe GeneraleInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/22/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
2/1/2017Banco Santander, S.A.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
10/19/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
10/11/2016NatixisUpgradeReduce -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
4/25/2016JP Morgan CazenoveUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/16/2015Berenberg BankLower Price TargetSell$5.80 -> $4.30N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Earnings by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE SAN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q3$0.12$12.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q4$0.13$12.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013$0.12$0.10$10.27 billion$10.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.52 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.53 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Next Dividend:8/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.17
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Dividend Growth:-35.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:37.78% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
32.08% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE SAN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.48%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 0.71%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/3/2012Michael N NordstromDirectorBuy4,000$7.39$29,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
Latest Headlines for Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN)
DateHeadline logoSantander's Call-Center Workers Bring Union Push to Washington - Bloomberg - July 22 at 8:29 AM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) Cut to "Buy" at BidaskClub - July 19 at 7:28 PM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Increases Dividend to $0.07 Per Share - July 19 at 4:56 PM logoSantander Bank Contributes Nearly $2.9 Million To 109 Non-Profit Organizations - July 19 at 7:29 AM logoSantander Holdings USA, Inc. Announces The Completion And Final Results Of Its Tender Offer For Any And All Of Its 3.450% Senior Notes Due 2018 - July 18 at 7:53 AM logoNew US Subprime Boom, Same Old Sins: Auto Defaults Are Soaring - Bloomberg - July 17 at 8:01 AM logoSantander Holdings USA, Inc. Announces Pricing Of Tender Offer For Any And All Of Its 3.450% Senior Notes Due 2018 - July 15 at 8:18 AM logoExclusive: Neoenergia seeks $11 billion valuation in Brazil, US IPO, sources say - Reuters - July 14 at 8:08 AM logoWiped Out Banco Popular Creditors Question EU on Resolution ... - Bloomberg - July 12 at 7:41 AM logoPound Erases Losses on Labor Data, Dovish Broadbent Limits Gains - Bloomberg - July 12 at 7:41 AM logoSantander Launches Ultimate Cash Back(SM) Credit Card: First Consumer Card To Offer Unlimited 1.5% Cash Back Rewards On All Purchases With No Annual Or Transaction Fees - July 12 at 7:41 AM logoSantander Said to Plan Boosting Stake in US Consumer Unit - Bloomberg - July 11 at 7:23 AM logoSantander partners with supply chain finance startup Tradeshift - July 11 at 7:23 AM logoWorld's Second-Largest Economy's Bad Debt Is an Investment Opportunity - July 6 at 8:46 AM logoHow Banco Popular failed - July 5 at 10:20 AM logoSantander Sees First-Half Profit Rising as Bank Sells Stock - Bloomberg - July 5 at 10:20 AM logoSantander Shares Slip After Launching $8 Billion Rights Issue for Banco Popular Rescue - July 5 at 10:20 AM logoNorth Korea's Latest Missile Launch Rattles Investors Overseas - July 5 at 10:20 AM logoEuropean Stocks Slide, Dollar Firms After North Korea Missile Launch - - July 4 at 7:07 AM logoBanco Santander Sees Nearly 24% Increase In H1 Profit - Quick Facts - July 4 at 7:07 AM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 3 at 8:44 PM logoHow Cyclists Can Stay Safe on the Road - July 2 at 8:03 PM logoSantander Holdings USA Announces Capital Distributions and Maintains Capital Strength in Severe Economic Stress Scenario - June 29 at 6:42 AM logoSantander UK Group Holdings plc -- Moody's: UK banks' variations in mortgage credit metrics mask differences in mortgage credit quality - June 29 at 6:42 AM logoSantander Names Bank Co-Presidents And Appoints Robert Rubino Head Of Corporate And Commercial Banking - June 27 at 7:44 PM logoBanco Santander's Series 4 Preferred Securities Crosses Above 6.5% Yield Territory - Nasdaq - June 23 at 9:45 AM logoSantander Bank Raises Its Prime Rate To 4.25% - June 16 at 9:34 AM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - June 14 at 7:40 AM logoGuindos Defending ECB Credentials as Banco Popular Takes Hit - June 12 at 4:21 PM logoPopular Takeover Turns Attention to Weak Spanish Bank Rivals - June 12 at 8:06 AM logoMoody's: Banco Popular resolution boosts credibility of EU's Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive - June 12 at 8:06 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) to Hold - June 10 at 7:44 AM logoCorporate News Blog - Banco Santander Acquired Spain's Banco Popular for Just €1 - June 9 at 7:50 PM logoBanco Popular Espanol, S.A. - Public-Sector Covered Bonds -- Moody's Upgrades Banco Popular Espanol, S.A.'s mortgage and public sector covered bonds to Aa2 - June 9 at 7:50 PM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Upgraded by Bank of America Corp to "Neutral" - June 9 at 12:50 PM logoMoody´s affirms all of Banco Santander's ratings; Banco Popular's senior unsecured debt and deposit ratings upgraded ... - (press release) (subscription) - June 8 at 9:44 PM logoSantander: Banco Popular Acquisition Looks Solid - Seeking Alpha - June 8 at 9:44 PM logoSantander to take over Banco Popular after ECB declares bank ‘failing or likely to fail’ - June 8 at 9:44 PM logoBanco Popular Flop Reminds Canada That Not All Debt Is Equal - June 8 at 9:44 PM logoICICI Bank (IBN) Poised for Growth Amid Rise in Retail Loans - June 8 at 9:44 PM logoCritical Analysis: Westpac Banking Corp (WBK) & Banco Santander, (SAN) - June 8 at 7:52 AM logoSantander Buys Solid SME Franchise With Nearly EUR40bn Of Bad Loans - June 8 at 3:09 AM
News IconECB says Spain's Popular likely to fail, will be bought by Santander - June 8 at 3:09 AM logoSantander Rescues Popular as Spain Real Estate Loans Sink Lender - June 8 at 3:09 AM logoFailing Bank Resolution Done Right - Spain's Banco Popular Sold To Santander For €1 - June 8 at 3:09 AM logoSantander buys struggling Banco Popular for €1 - June 8 at 3:09 AM logoBanco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - June 6 at 8:33 PM logoSantander And Brazil's Corruption Scandal - Seeking Alpha - June 5 at 3:29 PM logoSpain's Banking Sector Is Still a Mess -- Banco Popular Shares Are Crashing 16% - June 5 at 7:25 AM logoWestpac Banking Corp (WBK) & Banco Santander, (SAN) Head to Head Analysis - June 4 at 10:16 AM



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