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Greene County Bancorp NasdaqCM:GCBC Stock Report

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24 May, 2022


Company Financials
GCBC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6

GCBC Stock Overview

Greene County Bancorp, Inc. operates as a holding company for The Bank of Greene County that provides various financial services in the United States.


Trading at 5.4% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings grew by 36.9% over the past year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for GCBC from our risk checks.

Greene County Bancorp Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Greene County Bancorp
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$52.20
52 Week HighUS$55.88
52 Week LowUS$26.42
1 Month Change5.05%
3 Month Change35.06%
1 Year Change93.84%
3 Year Change73.13%
5 Year Change119.33%
Change since IPO2,140.78%

Recent News & Updates

May 14

Greene County Bancorp: Time To Take Profits

GCBC is a community bank in New York with strong fundamentals. However, its valuation is currently over optimistic and not supported by and growth outlets. A normalised revaluation could lead to a 50% drop; hence, it would be good to take profits now.

Shareholder Returns

GCBCUS MortgageUS Market

Return vs Industry: GCBC exceeded the US Mortgage industry which returned -30.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GCBC exceeded the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GCBC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GCBC volatility
GCBC Average Weekly Movement6.0%
Mortgage Industry Average Movement3.9%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.9%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: GCBC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GCBC's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1889185Don Gibson

Greene County Bancorp, Inc. operates as a holding company for The Bank of Greene County that provides various financial services in the United States. Its deposit products include savings, NOW accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, non-interest bearing checking accounts, and individual retirement accounts. The company’s loan portfolio consists of residential, construction and land, and multifamily mortgage loans; commercial real estate mortgage loans; consumer loans, such as loans on new and used automobiles, personal loans, and home equity loans, as well as other consumer installment loans, including passbook loans, unsecured home improvement loans, recreational vehicle loans, and deposit account overdrafts; and commercial loans.

Greene County Bancorp Fundamentals Summary

How do Greene County Bancorp's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GCBC fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$444.40m
Earnings (TTM)US$28.79m
Revenue (TTM)US$66.53m


P/E Ratio


P/B Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GCBC income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$0
Gross ProfitUS$66.53m
Other ExpensesUS$37.74m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)3.38
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin43.28%
Debt/Equity Ratio31.4%

How did GCBC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Greene County Bancorp undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: GCBC ($52.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($55.17)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GCBC is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GCBC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.4x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (12.2x).

PE vs Market: GCBC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.4x) compared to the US market (15.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GCBC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

How is Greene County Bancorp forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Banks 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 Greene County Bancorp 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 Greene County Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GCBC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GCBC's current net profit margins (43.3%) are higher than last year (38.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GCBC's earnings have grown by 17.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GCBC's earnings growth over the past year (36.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (17.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GCBC earnings growth over the past year (36.9%) exceeded the Mortgage industry 7.1%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: GCBC's Return on Equity (18.3%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Greene County Bancorp's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Asset Level

  • Allowance for Bad Loans

  • Low Risk Liabilities

  • Loan Level

  • Low Risk Deposits

  • Level of Bad Loans

Financial Position Analysis

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Balance Sheet

Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: GCBC's Assets to Equity ratio (16.1x) is moderate.

Allowance for Bad Loans: GCBC has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (562%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 97% of GCBC's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: GCBC has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (45%).

Low Risk Deposits: GCBC's Loans to Deposits ratio (49%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: GCBC has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.3%).


What is Greene County Bancorp current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: GCBC's dividend (1%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.58%).

High Dividend: GCBC's dividend (1%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.11%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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

Current Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15.4%), GCBC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

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

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


Average management tenure


Don Gibson (56 yo)





Mr. Donald E. Gibson, also known as Don, serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer at Greene County Commercial Bank. Mr. Gibson has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at The Bank of G...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($USD1.63M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.60M).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: GCBC's management team is seasoned and experienced (14.9 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: GCBC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.5 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

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Key Information

  • Name: Greene County Bancorp, Inc.
  • Ticker: GCBC
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1889
  • Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
  • Sector: Banks
  • Implied Market Cap: US$444.400m
  • Shares outstanding: 8.51m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Greene County Bancorp, Inc.
  • 302 Main Street
  • Catskill
  • New York
  • 12414
  • United States


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/06/30

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.