Bank of Montreal provides diversified financial services primarily in North America.
No risks detected for BMO from our risk checks.
Excellent balance sheet established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Bank of Montreal's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BMO has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BMO underperformed the Canadian Banks industry which returned -8.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BMO underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -1.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bank of Montreal's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCould Bank of Montreal (TSE:BMO) Have The Makings Of Another Dividend Aristocrat?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIf You Had Bought Bank of Montreal's (TSE:BMO) Shares A Year Ago You Would Be Down 28%
Is Bank of Montreal undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BMO (CA$77.79) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$89.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BMO is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BMO's PE Ratio (10.4x) is in line with the CA Banks industry average.
PE vs Market: BMO is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.4x) compared to the Canadian market (15.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BMO is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BMO's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the CA Banks industry average.
How is Bank of Montreal forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BMO's forecast earnings growth (12.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: BMO's earnings (12.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (26.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BMO's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BMO's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BMO's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BMO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11%).
How has Bank of Montreal performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BMO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BMO's current net profit margins (21.1%) are lower than last year (25.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BMO's earnings have grown by 6.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BMO's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BMO had negative earnings growth (-20.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (-9.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BMO's Return on Equity (9.1%) is considered low.
How is Bank of Montreal's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: BMO's Assets to Equity ratio (17.9x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: BMO has a low allowance for bad loans (76%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 70% of BMO's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: BMO has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (48%).
Low Risk Deposits: BMO's Loans to Deposits ratio (72%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: BMO has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.8%).
What is Bank of Montreal current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BMO's dividend (5.45%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.73%).
High Dividend: BMO's dividend (5.45%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.65%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BMO's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BMO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (55.7%), BMO's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BMO's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (48.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
William White (48 yo)
Mr. William Darryl White is Chief Executive Officer of BMO Financial Group in 2017. He serves as a Director of BMO Financial Group, as well as its U.S. subsidiary, BMO Financial Corp. He joined BMO’s in ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: William's total compensation ($USD8.21M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD7.17M).
Compensation vs Earnings: William's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||2.75yrs||CA$10.85m||0.0032% |
|Chief Financial Officer||9.42yrs||CA$3.64m||0.0027% |
|Group Head of North America Commercial Banking||10.42yrs||CA$5.72m||0.00062% |
|President of North American Personal & Business Banking||11.58yrs||CA$4.96m||0.000010% |
|Head of BMO Capital Markets||1.75yrs||CA$6.51m||0.00053% |
|Chief Technology & Operations Officer||1.75yrs||no data||0.00042% |
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||12.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Marketing & Strategy||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Human Resources Officer and Head of People & Culture||1.25yrs||no data||0.00033% |
|President Emeritus of BMO Financial Group||2.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Real Estate||27.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BMO's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.1 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||2.75yrs||CA$10.85m||0.0032% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||0.42yr||CA$230.00k||0.0098% |
|Independent Director||10yrs||CA$393.19k||0.00052% |
|Independent Director||21.08yrs||CA$230.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||CA$215.00k||0.0028% |
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||CA$250.00k||0.00030% |
|Independent Director||8.42yrs||CA$215.00k||0.0011% |
|Independent Director||9.42yrs||CA$215.00k||0.000080% |
|Independent Director||16.75yrs||CA$295.00k||0.0019% |
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||CA$250.00k||0.000090% |
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||CA$250.00k||0.000080% |
|Independent Director||7.83yrs||CA$300.00k||0.000080% |
Experienced Board: BMO's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BMO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Bank of Montreal's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bank of Montreal
- Ticker: BMO
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1817
- Industry: Diversified Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: CA$50.573b
- Shares outstanding: 643.01m
- Website: https://www.bmo.com
Number of Employees
- Bank of Montreal
- 129 rue Saint Jacques
- H2Y 1L6
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BMO||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 1972|
|BMO||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 1972|
|0UKH||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||CAD||Dec 1972|
|BZZ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 1972|
|BMO.PRW||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||PFD SER 31 CL B||CA||CAD||Jul 2014|
|BMO.PRY||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||3.8% PFD 33 CL B||CA||CAD||Jun 2015|
|BMO.PRZ||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||PFD 35 CL B 5%||CA||CAD||Jul 2015|
|BMO.PRB||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||PFD SER 38||CA||CAD||Oct 2016|
|BMO.PRC||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||PFD CL B SER40||CA||CAD||Mar 2017|
|BMO.PRD||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||4.4% PFD SER42 B||CA||CAD||Jun 2017|
|BMO.PRE||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||CL B PFD 44||CA||CAD||Sep 2018|
Bank of Montreal provides diversified financial services primarily in North America. It operates through three groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management, and BMO Capital Markets. The c ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/14 12:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/13 00:00|
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