Howard Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Howard Bank that provides commercial banking, mortgage banking, and consumer finance products and services to businesses, business owners, professionals, and other consumers. More Details
No risks detected for HBMD from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Howard Bancorp's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HBMD is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HBMD's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HBMD underperformed the US Banks industry which returned 99.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HBMD exceeded the US Market which returned 50.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Howard Bancorp's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Howard Bancorp undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HBMD ($16.93) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($16.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HBMD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HBMD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Banks industry average.
PE vs Market: HBMD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HBMD's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HBMD's PB Ratio (1.1x) is in line with the US Banks industry average.
How is Howard Bancorp forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HBMD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: HBMD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: HBMD's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HBMD's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HBMD's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HBMD's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Howard Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HBMD is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HBMD is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HBMD is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HBMD's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HBMD is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Banks industry (19.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HBMD has a negative Return on Equity (-4.83%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Howard Bancorp'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: HBMD's Assets to Equity ratio (9x) is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: HBMD has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (117%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 88% of HBMD's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: HBMD has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (73%).
Low Risk Deposits: HBMD's Loans to Deposits ratio (94%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: HBMD has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.8%).
What is Howard Bancorp current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HBMD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HBMD's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HBMD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HBMD's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HBMD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mary Scully (69 yo)
Ms. Mary Ann Scully is the Chief Executive Officer of Howard Bank and is Chairperson of its Board of Directors. A lifelong banker with more than 40 years of varied executive experiences in the Maryland mar...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mary's total compensation ($USD697.68K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.75M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mary's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: HBMD's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: HBMD's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HBMD 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.
Howard Bancorp, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Howard Bancorp, Inc.
- Ticker: HBMD
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$317.986m
- Shares outstanding: 18.78m
- Website: https://www.howardbank.com
Number of Employees
- Howard Bancorp, Inc.
- 3301 Boston Street
- United States
Howard Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Howard Bank that provides commercial banking, mortgage banking, and consumer finance products and services to businesses, business owners, prof...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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