Camden National Corporation operates as the holding company for Camden National Bank that provides commercial and consumer banking products and services to consumer, institutional, municipal, non-profit, and commercial customers.
Flawless balance sheet established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Camden National's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CAC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CAC matched the US Banks industry which returned -34.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CAC underperformed the US Market which returned -15.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Camden National's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Camden National 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: CAC ($28.3) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($55.89)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CAC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CAC is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.6x) compared to the Banks industry average (8.5x).
PE vs Market: CAC is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.6x) compared to the US market (12.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CAC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Banks industry average (0.8x).
How is Camden National forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.5% per year).
Earnings vs Market: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CAC's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CAC's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CAC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).
How has Camden National performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CAC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CAC's current net profit margins (34.2%) are higher than last year (33.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CAC's earnings have grown by 18.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CAC's earnings growth over the past year (7.9%) is below its 5-year average (18.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CAC earnings growth over the past year (7.9%) underperformed the Banks industry 10.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CAC's Return on Equity (12.1%) is considered low.
How is Camden National's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CAC's short term assets ($133.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($3.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: CAC's short term assets ($133.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($99.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CAC's debt to equity ratio (76.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CAC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 239% to 76.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CAC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if CAC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Camden National's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CAC's dividend (4.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.07%).
High Dividend: CAC's dividend (4.66%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.82%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CAC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CAC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.2%), CAC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CAC's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (42.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Greg Dufour (58yo)
Mr. Gregory A. Dufour, also known as Greg, has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Camden National Corporation (“Company”) since January 2009. Mr. Dufour joined Camden National Corporat ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Greg's total compensation ($USD2.66M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.26M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Greg's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Former Executive VP & COO||11.58yrs||US$822.47k||0.40% $2.0m|
|Executive VP of Risk Management||19.25yrs||US$993.35k||0.11% $532.5k|
|Executive Vice President of Retail & Mortgage Banking||2.58yrs||US$472.17k||0.050% $251.0k|
|Secretary & Independent Director||30.25yrs||US$56.90k||0.25% $1.3m|
|Executive VP & Senior Loan Officer||no data||US$605.00k||0.33% $1.7m|
|Executive Vice President of Technology and Support Services||0.083yr||no data||0.0052% $25.9k|
|Senior VP & Corporate Controller||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP and Chief Experience & Marketing Officer||2.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Human Resources Director||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CAC's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
|Secretary & Independent Director||30.25yrs||US$56.90k||0.25% $1.3m|
|Independent Director||no data||US$49.78k||0.032% $157.4k|
|Independent Director||14.58yrs||US$65.35k||0.083% $410.9k|
|Independent Director||12.17yrs||US$50.28k||0.032% $159.6k|
|Independent Director||6yrs||US$63.08k||0.038% $189.0k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||2.58yrs||US$94.43k||0.035% $174.6k|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$52.33k||0.46% $2.3m|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$56.40k||0.022% $109.4k|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$44.83k||0.012% $62.2k|
Experienced Board: CAC's board of directors are considered experienced (6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CAC 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.
Camden National Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Camden National Corporation
- Ticker: CAC
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1875
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$497.613m
- Shares outstanding: 15.18m
- Website: https://www.camdennational.com
Number of Employees
- Camden National Corporation
- 2 Elm Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CAC||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 1997|
Camden National Corporation operates as the holding company for Camden National Bank that provides commercial and consumer banking products and services to consumer, institutional, municipal, non-profit, and commercial customers. It offers various deposit products, including demand, checking, saving, and money market accounts; and time deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. The company also originates single family and multi-family residential loans, commercial real estate loans, business loans, municipal loans, and various consumer loans, as well as loans for the construction of residential homes, multi-family properties, and commercial real estate properties; and commercial lending to the small business medical field, including dentists, optometrists, and veterinarians. As of December 31, 2018, the Bank had 60 branches in 16 counties; 71 ATMs; commercial loan production offices in Manchester and Portsmouth, New Hampshire; and a mortgage loan production office in Braintree, Massachusetts. In addition, the company provides brokerage and insurance services through its financial offerings consisting of college, retirement, estate planning, mutual funds, strategic asset management accounts, and variable and fixed annuities. Further, it offers a range of investment management, financial planning, fiduciary, asset management, and wealth management services, as well as serves as trustee. The company was founded in 1875 and is headquartered in Camden, Maine.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/04/10 07:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/09 00:00|
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