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.

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  • Symbol: TSE:BMO
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  • Market Cap: C$59.44 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 652,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$96.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$96.72
  • 52 Week Range: C$79.82 - C$104.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.47
  • P/E Growth: 1.54
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$21.19 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.81
  • Book Value: C$62.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.47
  • Dividend Yield: 3.8%
  • Average Volume: 1.86 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 12.86

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 24th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.90 per share on Monday, August 28th. This represents a $3.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.95%. This is an increase from Bank of Montreal's previous quarterly dividend of $0.88. View Bank of Montreal's Dividend History.

How were Bank of Montreal's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 24th. The company reported $1.92 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.94 by $0.02. The company earned $5.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.44 billion. View Bank of Montreal's Earnings History.

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 target prices for Bank of Montreal's stock. Their predictions range from C$86.00 to C$108.00. On average, they anticipate Bank of Montreal's stock price to reach C$99.43 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Bank of Montreal.

Who are some of Bank of Montreal's key competitors?

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.

How much does a share of Bank of Montreal stock cost?

One share of Bank of Montreal stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$91.17.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.10)
Consensus Price Target: C$99.43

Analysts' Ratings History for Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$110.00 -> C$108.00View Rating Details
5/25/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$110.00 -> C$105.00View Rating Details
5/25/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$107.00 -> C$104.00View Rating Details
5/25/2017CIBCLower Price TargetC$109.00 -> C$105.00View Rating Details
5/23/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal WeightView 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
1/13/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetC$104.00 -> C$99.00View 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 CorpLower Price TargetC$100.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetC$89.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetC$90.00 -> C$93.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 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 2017$1.94$1.92$5.44 billion$5.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2014$1.69$1.63$4.41 billion$4.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2014$1.66$1.73$4.27 billion$4.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014$1.53$1.63$4.05 billion$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: $7.65
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.37
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$2.08$1.96
Q4 20175$1.95$2.05$1.99
Q1 20183$1.91$2.00$1.96
Q2 20182$2.03$2.10$2.07
Q3 20181$2.17$2.17$2.17
Q4 20181$2.18$2.18$2.18
(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
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 logoBMO Financial Group and the DMZ at Ryerson University Partner To Seek Out Country's Top Fintech Startups - May 26 at 4:20 PM logoQ3 2017 Earnings Estimate for Bank of Montreal (BMO) Issued By National Bank Financial - May 26 at 8:59 AM logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Bank of Montreal's Q3 2017 Earnings (BMO) - May 26 at 8:18 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Bank of Montreal Lowered by Desjardins (BMO) - May 26 at 8:18 AM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) PT Lowered to C$108.00 at Royal Bank of Canada - May 25 at 9:53 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) PT Lowered to C$104.00 at Scotiabank - May 25 at 9:52 PM logoTD Securities Trims Bank of Montreal (BMO) Target Price to C$105.00 - May 25 at 9:52 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures gain as Fed signals caution on rate hikes - May 25 at 5:06 PM logoBMO Celebrating Women: BMO Recognizes Outstanding Women in Montreal Through National Program - May 25 at 5:06 PM logoCIBC Trims Bank of Montreal (BMO) Target Price to C$105.00 - May 25 at 10:40 AM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS - May 25 at 9:28 AM logoDarryl White Appointed to Bank of Montreal Board of Directors - May 24 at 6:01 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Raises Dividend to $0.90 Per Share - May 24 at 12:30 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Lifted to "Equal Weight" at Barclays PLC - May 23 at 11:14 PM logoBMO Harris customers receive tax forms from other customers' accounts - May 19 at 3:52 PM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Bank of Montreal Boosted by Analyst (BMO) - May 18 at 8:01 AM logoBMO Celebrating Women: BMO Recognizes Outstanding Women in Markham Through National Program - May 17 at 11:58 AM logoBMO Capital Markets Hosts 12th Annual Farm to Market Conference - May 17 at 11:58 AM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - May 16 at 9:22 AM logoMoody's Lowers Debt Ratings of Six Canadian Banks - May 12 at 4:33 PM logoTD Group US Holdings LLC -- Moody's downgrades Canadian Banks - May 11 at 4:32 PM logoMaster Credit Card Trust II, Series 2017-2 -- Moody's affirms ratings of certain Canadian credit card ABS and places other Canadian credit card ABS on review for downgrade following Canadian bank downgrades - May 11 at 4:32 PM logoResearch Reports Initiated on Financials Stocks: Bank of Montreal, National Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce, and Canadian Western Bank - May 10 at 8:45 AM logoMedia Advisory - BMO Financial Group to Announce its Second Quarter 2017 Results - May 9 at 4:00 PM logoBank of Montreal (BMO) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $1.96 Per Share, Desjardins Forecasts - May 4 at 11:46 AM logoMedia Advisory: BMO Capital Markets to Host 12th Annual Farm to Market Conference - May 3 at 4:00 PM logoRidge Trust -- Moody's ABCP activity ending April 21, 2017 - April 28 at 4:56 PM logoBRIEF-Bank of Montreal receives regulatory approvals for normal course issuer bid - April 27 at 4:22 PM logoBank of Montreal : BMO-CA: Dividend Analysis : May 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 4:22 PM logoResearch Reports Initiation on Banking Stocks -- Comerica, Home Bancshares, Bank of Montreal, and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce - April 26 at 1:08 PM logoBank of Montreal breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BMO-CA : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 1:08 PM logoBank of Montreal's Non-cumulative Perpetual Class B Preferred Shares Series 14 Goes Ex-Dividend Soon - Nasdaq - April 25 at 3:51 PM logoBMO Bundles Uninsured Mortgages in a Canadian Bond First ... - Bloomberg - April 19 at 1:13 PM logoBank of Montreal to offer mortgage-backed securities - April 17 at 3:51 PM logoBMO Bundles Uninsured Mortgages in a Canadian Bond First - April 17 at 3:51 PM logoBMO Harris Bank Unveils BMO200 Fountain and Announces More Than $11 Million in Donations to Programs throughout Chicago to Mark BMO's Bicentennial - April 13 at 4:06 PM logoBank Of Montreal Buys Enbridge, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners, Manulife Financial, Sells SPDR ... - April 12 at 3:59 PM logoThe loonie, competing currencies and the Bank of Canada as Eeyore - April 10 at 3:54 PM logoBRIEF-Bank of Montreal files for mixed shelf of up to $25 bln - April 7 at 3:57 PM logoBank of Montreal Leader Bill Downe to Retire - April 7 at 3:57 PM logoBank of Montreal's Next Chief Sees Right Conditions for U.S. Push - April 7 at 3:57 PM logo[$$] Bank of Montreal Leader Bill Downe to Retire - April 7 at 3:57 PM logoBank of Montreal says Darryl White to succeed Bill Downe as CEO - MarketWatch - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoScotiabank, Bank of Montreal defend sales practices amid probes - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoBank of Montreal Announces Election of Directors - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoBMO Financial Group Wins 2017 Gender Equality Award - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoCanadian Master Trust -- Moody's ABCP activity ending March 31, 2017 - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoCommerz Securities Hong Kong Limited Ceases to Act as Market Maker for BMO ETFs - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoBMO Asset Management Inc. Launches Global Sector ETFs - April 7 at 8:32 AM logoBank of Montreal Board announces intention to appoint Darryl White as Chief Executive Officer, BMO Financial Group, November 1, 2017 - April 7 at 8:32 AM



Bank of Montreal (BMO) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff