Bank of Montreal Company Profile (TSE:BMO)

About Bank of Montreal (TSE: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: Financial
  • Industry: Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:BMO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$63.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 649,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$92.89
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$94.51
  • 52 Week Range: C$83.58 - C$104.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.04
  • P/E Growth: 1.87
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$21.14 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.00
  • Book Value: C$59.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
  • Net Margins: 25.41%
  • Return on Equity: 13.54%
  • Return on Assets: 0.78%
  • Average Volume: 1.29 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 9.14

Frequently Asked Questions for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)

What is Bank of Montreal's stock symbol?

Bank of Montreal trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) 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 given a dividend of 0.90 per share on Tuesday, November 28th. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.68%. View Bank of Montreal's Dividend History.

How were Bank of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 24th. The company reported $1.92 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.94 by $0.02. The firm earned $5.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.44 billion. Bank of Montreal had a return on equity of 13.54% and a net margin of 25.41%. 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 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Bank of Montreal's shares. Their forecasts range from C$93.00 to C$108.00. On average, they expect Bank of Montreal's stock price to reach C$100.38 in the next twelve months. 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

How do I buy Bank of Montreal stock?

Shares of Bank of Montreal and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade 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 C$97.85.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bank of Montreal (TSE BMO)
Community Ranking:  0.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  120 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  545 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  665
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 (TSE:BMO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: C$100.38
Consensus Price Target History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Price Target History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/30/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$103.00 -> C$101.00View Rating Details
8/30/2017CIBCLower Price TargetC$101.00 -> C$100.00View Rating Details
8/30/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldC$99.00 -> C$102.00View Rating Details
8/11/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$98.00 -> C$99.00View Rating Details
6/1/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyC$105.00View Rating Details
5/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$110.00 -> C$108.00View Rating Details
3/1/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$104.00 -> C$107.00View Rating Details
3/1/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetHoldC$99.00 -> C$104.00View Rating Details
2/21/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetC$105.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017CSFBLower Price TargetC$100.00 -> C$93.00View Rating Details
12/22/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$95.00 -> C$99.00View Rating Details
12/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$90.00 -> C$97.00View Rating Details
12/7/2016Bank of America CorporationLower Price TargetC$100.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetC$89.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$90.00 -> C$93.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Earnings by Quarter for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bank of Montreal (TSE BMO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/24/2017Q2 2017C$1.94C$1.92C$5.44 billionC$5.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2014C$1.69C$1.63C$4.41 billionC$4.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2014C$1.66C$1.73C$4.27 billionC$4.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014C$1.53C$1.63C$4.05 billionC$4.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.66
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.36
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20176$1.81$1.89$1.85
Q2 20176$1.77$1.96$1.86
Q3 20176$1.90$2.03$1.95
Q4 20175$1.95$2.03$2.00
Q1 20183$1.89$2.00$1.95
Q2 20182$2.00$2.06$2.03
Q3 20181$2.17$2.17$2.17
Q4 20181$2.21$2.21$2.21
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/29/2017Joanna Michelle RotenbergInsiderSell2,000C$94.81C$189,620.00
9/21/2017Joanna Michelle RotenbergInsiderSell4,250C$93.00C$395,250.00
9/12/2017Linda Susan HuberDirectorBuy166C$75.44C$12,523.04
9/6/2017Philip OrsinoDirectorBuy17,800C$89.12C$1,586,336.00
6/22/2017David Robert CasperInsiderSell17,005C$93.36C$1,587,586.80
6/19/2017La Flèche Eric RicherDirectorBuy2,000C$93.82C$187,640.00
6/12/2017Linda Susan HuberDirectorBuy334C$69.48C$23,206.32
6/2/2017Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell10,951C$91.60C$1,003,111.60
5/29/2017Alexandra Dousmanis-CurtisInsiderSell4,300C$91.75C$394,525.00
5/29/2017Ron FarmerDirectorBuy2,000C$91.24C$182,480.00
3/20/2017Gilles Gerard OuelletteInsiderSell38,412C$100.50C$3,860,406.00
3/14/2017Christopher Blake BegyInsiderSell32,593C$102.78C$3,349,908.54
3/7/2017Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell16,800C$103.52C$1,739,136.00
3/6/2017Frank J TecharInsiderSell63,581C$103.23C$6,563,466.63
3/3/2017Alexandra Dousmanis-CurtisInsiderSell7,177C$102.90C$738,513.30
12/24/2015Gilles Gerard OuelletteInsiderSell43,505C$78.88C$3,431,674.40
12/15/2015Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell13,385C$78.30C$1,048,045.50
12/14/2015William DowneDirectorSell6,490C$77.06C$500,119.40
12/10/2015Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell2,000C$78.48C$156,960.00
12/9/2015Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell7,900C$78.52C$620,308.00
12/8/2015Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell6,800C$77.11C$524,348.00
12/4/2015Richard D RudderhamInsiderSell2,600C$79.29C$206,154.00
6/25/2015Christopher Blake BegyInsiderSell4,300C$75.81C$325,983.00
12/15/2014Thomas Earl FlynnDirectorSell3,800C$78.88C$299,737.54
12/12/2014La Fl�Che Eric RicherDirectorBuy2,625C$78.27C$205,458.75
12/11/2014William DowneDirectorBuy6,000C$77.96C$467,779.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
Latest Headlines for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
DateHeadline logoCanada watchdog sets new mortgage rules, acknowledges risks - October 17 at 5:28 PM logoWhy Growth Matters: The Difference Between Returns of 9% and 10% - The Motley Fool Canada - October 16 at 5:21 PM logoAlliance Data Top-Five Client Bank of Montreal Renews With ... - PR Newswire (press release) - October 16 at 5:21 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 15 at 4:46 AM logoCanadian Pacer Auto Receivables Trust 2017-1 -- Moody's assigns definitive ratings to CPART 2017-1, Bank of Montreal sponsored Canadian prime auto loan transaction - October 11 at 6:07 PM logoBMO Named One of the Most Diverse & Inclusive Companies in the World - October 10 at 5:54 PM logoCanadian co. to buy Houston-based nutritional products manufacturer for $500M - October 6 at 4:52 PM logoThis Top Dividend Stock Is on Sale - The Motley Fool Canada - October 4 at 6:08 PM logoBank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank, Erste Group, IBM and UBS Collaborate to Advance an Open, Blockchain ... - PR Newswire (press release) - October 4 at 1:07 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Insider Sells C$189,620.00 in Stock - October 2 at 7:43 PM logoCanadian Pacer Auto Receivables Trust 2017-1 -- Moody's assigns provisional ratings to CPART 2017-1, Bank of Montreal sponsored Canadian prime auto loan transaction - October 2 at 1:24 PM logoWhat You Must Know About Bank of Montreal’s (TSX:BMO) Return on Equity - October 2 at 1:24 PM logoComparing Bank of Montreal and Bank of Nova Scotia - The Motley Fool Canada - September 30 at 1:28 PM logoBMO's Casper banking on community, reform: Full Q&A - September 29 at 8:48 AM logoOntario, Quebec may shower the people with election spending, tax relief: BMO - September 29 at 8:48 AM logoMoney Center Banks Stock Performance Review -- Banco Santander-Chile, Bank of Montreal, Canadian Imperial Bank ... - PR Newswire (press release) - September 27 at 5:54 PM logoWhy Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Stock Might be a Great Pick - Nasdaq - September 27 at 5:54 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Insider Sells C$395,250.00 in Stock - September 22 at 7:52 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 20 at 6:58 AM logo27 empty school buses in Manhattan draw attention to 27 million children out-of-school in conflict zones - September 19 at 4:40 PM logo3 Ways Bank of Montreal Will Provide You With Growth - September 19 at 4:40 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Bank of Montreal Posted Q3 Results - September 19 at 4:40 PM logoPound’s post-Brexit vote high prompts overhaul of forecasts - September 18 at 5:00 PM logoMedia Advisory - BMO's Pat Cronin to Speak at the CIBC Eastern Institutional Investor Conference - September 18 at 5:00 PM logoStreetwise newsletter: The week’s best reads: Roots, Teachers, National Bank - September 15 at 10:03 PM logoQuebec Is Booming: Should You Buy National Bank of Canada or Bank of Montreal? - The Motley Fool Canada - September 15 at 5:02 PM logoBMO Announces $21 Million Transformational Gift to Seven Major Toronto Academic Hospitals - September 15 at 5:02 PM logoLinda Susan Huber Acquires 166 Shares of Bank of Montreal (BMO) Stock - September 15 at 4:48 PM logoBMO Capital Markets Hosts 17th Annual Back to School Conference - September 14 at 5:18 PM logoBMO Capital Markets to Donate C$1.6 Million Following Equity Through Education Trading Day - September 14 at 5:18 PM logoBank of Canada Rebuts BMO Charge of `Epic Fail' on Communications - September 11 at 5:17 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Director Philip Orsino Acquires 17,800 Shares - September 7 at 4:24 PM logoBRIEF-Bank of Montreal increases CDN$ prime lending rate to 3.20 per cent - September 6 at 4:37 PM logoBank of Canada hikes rates as economy roars - September 6 at 4:37 PM logoBMO Bank of Montreal Increases CDN$ Prime Lending Rate to 3.20 Per Cent - September 6 at 4:37 PM logoCanadian banks expect boost from BoC rate hike - September 6 at 4:37 PM logoDividend Investors: 3 Reasons to Buy and Hold Bank of Montreal Now - The Motley Fool Canada - September 6 at 4:18 AM logoBank of Montreal (BMO): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions - Nasdaq - September 5 at 6:14 PM logoMOVES-BMO Global Asset Management makes senior appointment - September 5 at 6:14 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions - September 5 at 6:14 PM logoBank of Montreal: Buy the Post-Earnings Dip? - September 4 at 4:47 PM logoBank Of Montreal: Longest Dividend Streak In Canada - September 4 at 4:47 PM logoFinancial Sector Update for 09/01/2017: TD,TD.TO,BMO,BMO.TO,FPAY - Nasdaq - September 1 at 4:57 PM logoMedia Advisory - BMO CFO Tom Flynn to Speak at the Barclays 2017 Global Financial Services Conference - September 1 at 4:57 PM logoBank of Montreal :BMO-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 1, 2017 - September 1 at 4:57 PM logoDesjardins Equities Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Bank of Montreal (BMO) - September 1 at 8:08 AM logoFY2017 Earnings Estimate for Bank of Montreal Issued By Cormark (BMO) - September 1 at 7:38 AM logoUPDATE 4-TD Bank posts strongest earnings beat of Canada's top banks - September 1 at 2:35 AM logoScotiabank: Emerging Markets Exposure In An Ultra Safe Bank - Seeking Alpha - August 31 at 4:30 PM logoBank Of Montreal: Strong Dividend Stock - Seeking Alpha - August 31 at 4:30 PM



Bank of Montreal (BMO) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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