NasdaqCM:BMRC

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Executive Summary

Bank of Marin Bancorp operates as the holding company for Bank of Marin that provides a range of financial services primarily to professionals, small and middle-market businesses, individuals, and not-for-profit organizations in California, the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet established dividend payer.


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Share Price & News

How has Bank of Marin Bancorp's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BMRC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

3.0%

BMRC

3.9%

US Banks

-0.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

-24.9%

BMRC

-26.3%

US Banks

18.3%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BMRC exceeded the US Banks industry which returned -26.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BMRC underperformed the US Market which returned 18.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BMRCIndustryMarket
7 Day3.0%3.9%-0.4%
30 Day17.7%12.0%6.6%
90 Day2.2%5.4%8.6%
1 Year-23.1%-24.9%-23.6%-26.3%21.0%18.3%
3 Year-3.1%-8.5%-16.3%-23.3%42.1%32.7%
5 Year35.0%23.2%21.9%6.8%85.6%64.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Bank of Marin Bancorp's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Bank of Marin Bancorp undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

13.37x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BMRC ($32.77) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($30.45)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BMRC is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BMRC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.4x) compared to the US Banks industry average (10.2x).

PE vs Market: BMRC is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.4x) compared to the US market (19.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BMRC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BMRC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the US Banks industry average (0.8x).


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Future Growth

How is Bank of Marin Bancorp forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

-3.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BMRC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.2% per year).

Earnings vs Market: BMRC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: BMRC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BMRC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BMRC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BMRC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.5%).


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Past Performance

How has Bank of Marin Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?

14.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BMRC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BMRC's current net profit margins (32.9%) are higher than last year (32.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BMRC's earnings have grown by 14.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BMRC's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BMRC had negative earnings growth (-2.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (-3.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BMRC's Return on Equity (9.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Bank of Marin Bancorp's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)


Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet


Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: BMRC's Assets to Equity ratio (9x) is low.

Allowance for Bad Loans: BMRC has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (1315%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 98% of BMRC's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: BMRC has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (66%).

Low Risk Deposits: BMRC's Loans to Deposits ratio (75%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: BMRC has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.1%).


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Dividend

What is Bank of Marin Bancorp current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.81%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BMRC's dividend (2.81%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.63%).

High Dividend: BMRC's dividend (2.81%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.56%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: BMRC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BMRC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35.9%), BMRC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: BMRC's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (46.5% payout ratio).


Next Steps

  • Explore strong dividend paying companies in the Banks industry.

Management

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

10.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Russ Colombo (67 yo)

14.75yrs

Tenure

US$1,174,698

Compensation

Mr. Russell A. Colombo has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Bank of Marin (the “Bank”) since 2006. He joined Bank of Marin in March 2004 as Executive Vice President and Branch Admini ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Russ's total compensation ($USD1.17M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.93M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Russ's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Russell Colombo
President14.75yrsUS$1.17m0.50%
$ 2.2m
Tani Girton
Executive VP & CFOno dataUS$595.72k0.26%
$ 1.2m
Timothy Myers
Executive VP & COO0.33yrUS$538.56k0.19%
$ 859.3k
Elizabeth Reizman
Executive VP & Chief Credit Officer - Bank of Marin12.75yrsUS$586.91k0.38%
$ 1.7m
David Merck
Principal Accounting Officer1.42yrsno data0.0050%
$ 22.3k
Nancy Boatright
Senior VP & Corporate Secretary13.75yrsno datano data
Katharine Baker
Senior Vice Presidentno dataUS$199.56kno data
Keith Zimmerman
Senior Vice Presidentno datano datano data
Patrick London
Executive VP & Director of Private Banking13.67yrsUS$179.97kno data
Deborah Smith
Senior VP & Director of Wealth Management & Trustno datano datano data
Misako Stewart
Senior VP7.33yrsno datano data
Charles Clifford
Head of Loan Office - San Francisco & SVP7yrsno datano data

10.0yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BMRC's management team is seasoned and experienced (10 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Russell Colombo
President14.75yrsUS$1.17m0.50%
$ 2.2m
James Hale
Independent Director6.58yrsUS$71.98k0.032%
$ 142.7k
H. Heller
Independent Director15.75yrsUS$70.98k0.10%
$ 446.4k
Norma Howard
Independent Director13.75yrsUS$70.98k0.25%
$ 1.1m
Joel Sklar
Independent Director31.42yrsUS$70.98k0.86%
$ 3.8m
Brian Sobel
Independent Chairman of the Board5.42yrsUS$85.98k0.18%
$ 798.9k
William McDevitt
Independent Vice Chairman of the Board5.25yrsUS$74.98k0.25%
$ 1.1m
Kevin Kennedy
Independent Director6.92yrsUS$65.98k0.14%
$ 628.0k
Leslie Murphy
Independent Director3.75yrsUS$65.98k0.099%
$ 439.3k
Steven Barlow
Independent Director2.92yrsUS$65.98k0.023%
$ 100.2k

6.8yrs

Average Tenure

67.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BMRC's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: BMRC 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

Bank of Marin Bancorp's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Bank of Marin Bancorp
  • Ticker: BMRC
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1989
  • Industry: Regional Banks
  • Sector: Banks
  • Market Cap: US$443.235m
  • Shares outstanding: 13.53m
  • Website: https://www.bankofmarin.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Bank of Marin Bancorp
  • 504 Redwood Boulevard
  • Suite 100
  • Novato
  • California
  • 94947
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BMRCNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 1995

Biography

Bank of Marin Bancorp operates as the holding company for Bank of Marin that provides a range of financial services primarily to professionals, small and middle-market businesses, individuals, and not-for- ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/25 00:32
End of Day Share Price2020/10/23 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.