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BMO Real Estate InvestmentsLSE:BREI Stock Report

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26 Sep, 2021


Company Financials
BREI fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6

BREI Overview

BMO can trace its roots back to 1868, when Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust, the world’s first investment trust was launched.

BMO Real Estate Investments Competitors

UK Commercial Property REIT



BMO Commercial Property Trust



Picton Property Income



Custodian REIT



Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for BMO Real Estate Investments
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.72
52 Week HighUK£0.51
52 Week LowUK£0.80
1 Month Change-2.45%
3 Month Change0.56%
1 Year Change39.15%
3 Year Change-24.90%
5 Year Change-24.62%
Change since IPO-31.62%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns


Return vs Industry: BREI exceeded the UK REITs industry which returned 35.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BREI exceeded the UK Market which returned 23.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BREI's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BREI volatility
BREI Beta0.29
Industry Beta0.84
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: BREI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BREI's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company


BMO can trace its roots back to 1868, when Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust, the world’s first investment trust was launched. In 2014 we became part of BMO Global Asset Management, and ultimately the BMO Financial Group, which has been helping millions of customers meet a spectrum of financial needs for almost 200 years. Through the years, BMO has grown as a business and evolved to become a global organisation.

BMO Real Estate Investments Fundamentals Summary

How do BMO Real Estate Investments's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BREI fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£172.83m
Earnings (TTM)-UK£2.86m
Revenue (TTM)UK£16.99m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BREI income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£1.92m
Gross ProfitUK£15.07m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2020

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.012
Gross Margin88.72%
Net Profit Margin-16.85%
Debt/Equity Ratio38.0%

How did BREI perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is BMO Real Estate Investments 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: BREI (£0.72) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.14)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BREI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BREI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK REITs industry average.

PE vs Market: BREI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BREI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BREI is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the GB REITs industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

How is BMO Real Estate Investments forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Real Estate industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as BMO Real Estate Investments has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

Past Performance

How has BMO Real Estate Investments performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BREI is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BREI is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BREI is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 38.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BREI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BREI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the REITs industry (46.5%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BREI has a negative Return on Equity (-1.21%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is BMO Real Estate Investments's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BREI's short term assets (£17.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£8.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: BREI's short term assets (£17.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£90.7M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BREI's debt to equity ratio (38%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BREI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 45.5% to 38% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BREI's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.1%).

Interest Coverage: BREI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.9x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is BMO Real Estate Investments's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BREI's dividend (4.74%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.34%).

High Dividend: BREI's dividend (4.74%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (3.93%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: BREI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BREI's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (63.9%), BREI's dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


BMO Real Estate Investments has no CEO, or we have no data on them.

Board Members

Experienced Board: BREI's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

BMO Real Estate Investments Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information


  • BMO Real Estate Investments Limited
  • Trafalgar Court
  • Les Banques
  • Saint Peter Port
  • GY1 3QL
  • United Kingdom


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/26 17:43
End of Day Share Price2021/09/24 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/06/30

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.