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. More Details
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 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CAC's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CAC matched the US Banks industry which returned -19.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CAC underperformed the US Market which returned 21% over the past year.
Long-Term 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
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWhy Camden National's (NASDAQ:CAC) CEO Pay Matters
1 month ago | Simply Wall StEarnings Beat: Camden National Corporation Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Like About Camden National's (NASDAQ:CAC) Upcoming Dividend
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 ($35.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($48.47)
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 (9.4x) compared to the US Banks industry average (11.3x).
PE vs Market: CAC is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.4x) compared to the US market (19.3x).
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 (1x) compared to the US Banks industry average (0.9x).
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 (-7.2% per year).
Earnings vs Market: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CAC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CAC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-6.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CAC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.8% 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 (8.6%).
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 (33.4%) are lower than last year (34%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CAC's earnings have grown by 17.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CAC's earnings growth over the past year (0.9%) is below its 5-year average (17.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CAC earnings growth over the past year (0.9%) exceeded the Banks industry -4.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CAC's Return on Equity (10.9%) is considered low.
How is Camden National'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: CAC's Assets to Equity ratio (10x) is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: CAC has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (327%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 91% of CAC's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: CAC has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (63%).
Low Risk Deposits: CAC's Loans to Deposits ratio (77%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: CAC has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.3%).
What is Camden National current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CAC's dividend (3.75%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.5%).
High Dividend: CAC's dividend (3.75%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.18%).
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 (35.3%), 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 (41.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Greg Dufour (59 yo)
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 above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.80M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Greg's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive VP of Risk Management||19.83yrs||US$993.35k||0.11% |
|Executive Vice President of Retail & Mortgage Banking||3.17yrs||US$472.17k||0.057% |
|Secretary & Independent Director||30.83yrs||US$56.90k||0.33% |
|Executive VP & Senior Loan Officer||14.17yrs||US$605.00k||0.35% |
|Executive VP||0.58yr||no data||0.013% |
|Executive Vice President of Technology and Support Services||0.67yr||no data||0.016% |
|Senior VP & Corporate Controller||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP and Chief Experience & Marketing Officer||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Human Resources Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Employee Relations and Engagement Manager||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & MD of Camden National Wealth Management||3.17yrs||no data||0.011% |
Experienced Management: CAC's management team is considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
|Secretary & Independent Director||30.83yrs||US$56.90k||0.33% |
|Independent Director||no data||US$49.78k||0.039% |
|Independent Director||15.17yrs||US$65.35k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||12.75yrs||US$50.28k||0.037% |
|Independent Director||6.58yrs||US$63.08k||0.043% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||3.17yrs||US$94.43k||0.042% |
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||US$52.33k||0.48% |
|Independent Director||3.58yrs||US$56.40k||0.031% |
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$44.83k||0.020% |
Experienced Board: CAC'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: Insufficient data to determine if 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$512.387m
- Shares outstanding: 14.92m
- 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|
|3LR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||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, a...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/01 23:01|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/01 00:00|
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