Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

PB Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company of Putnam Bank that provides various banking products and services to individuals and small business customers primarily in Connecticut.

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for PBBI from our risk checks.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.

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Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

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

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Mortgage


US Market

1 Year Return




US Mortgage


US Market

Return vs Industry: PBBI exceeded the US Mortgage industry which returned -25.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PBBI exceeded the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day1.3%6.3%5.3%
30 Day-3.6%-26.5%-13.6%
90 Day-3.6%-34.1%-19.8%
1 Year31.8%28.8%-24.8%-26.6%-8.9%-10.7%
3 Year52.0%41.8%-18.0%-23.8%15.5%8.0%
5 Yearn/a2.8%-8.7%35.2%20.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: PBBI ($14.53) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($4.32)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: PBBI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.8x) compared to the Mortgage industry average (10.6x).

PE vs Market: PBBI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.8x) compared to the US market (13.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: PBBI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Mortgage industry average (0.8x).

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Future Growth

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


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 PB 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.

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Past Performance

How has PB Bancorp performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: PBBI has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: PBBI's current net profit margins (21.2%) are lower than last year (23.7%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: PBBI's earnings have grown significantly by 38.4% per year over the past 5 years.

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

Earnings vs Industry: PBBI had negative earnings growth (-12.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Mortgage industry average (11.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: PBBI's Return on Equity (4.3%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is PB 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

Inventory Level: PBBI has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: PBBI's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.8x debt).

Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: PBBI's level of assets compared to its equity is low.

Allowance for Bad Loans: PBBI has a low allowance for bad loans.

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

Loan Level: PBBI has an acceptable proportion of non-loan assets held.

Low Risk Deposits: PBBI's loans are broadly funded by customer deposits.

Level of Bad Loans: PBBI has an appropriate level of bad loans (1.03%)

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What is PB Bancorp's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: PBBI's dividend (1.93%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.95%).

High Dividend: PBBI's dividend (1.93%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.4%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: PBBI has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: PBBI's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (53.5%), PBBI's dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and 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


Tom Borner (65yo)





Mr. Thomas A. Borner, also known as Tom, has been Chief Executive Officer of Putnam Bank (formerly Putnam Savings Bank), a subsidiary of c since June 2006 and as its President since August 1, 2012. Mr. Bor ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD459.17K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD602.37K).

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

Leadership Team

Thomas Borner
President14.25yrsUS$459.17k4.32% $4.5m
Robert Halloran
Executive VP13.67yrsUS$290.64k0.59% $622.4k
Anthony Serio
Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending for Putnam Savings Bank20.25yrsno datano data
Robert Trivella
SVP & Chief Commercial Business Development Officerno datano datano data
John LaFountain
Senior VP & Senior Retail Loan Officer of Putnam Bank25.25yrsUS$115.74kno data
Lynn Bourque
Senior Vice President of Putnam Bankno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: PBBI's management team is seasoned and experienced (18.2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Thomas Borner
President14.25yrsUS$459.17k4.32% $4.5m
Robert Halloran
Executive VP13.67yrsUS$290.64k0.59% $622.4k
John Miller
Independent Vice Chairman of the Board3.25yrsUS$28.70k0.49% $515.7k
Charles Puffer
Independent Chairman of the Board8.25yrsUS$38.24k1.87% $2.0m
Richard Loomis
Independent Director18.25yrsUS$28.16k0.78% $820.7k
Paul Kelly
Independent Director27.25yrsUS$30.99k0.94% $985.3k
Charles Bentley
Independent Director13.67yrsUS$27.95k1.77% $1.9m
Jitendra Sinha
Director13.25yrsUS$27.35k0.64% $671.6k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: PBBI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.6 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

PB Bancorp, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: PB Bancorp, Inc.
  • Ticker: PBBI
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1862
  • Industry: Thrifts and Mortgage Finance
  • Sector: Banks
  • Market Cap: US$105.192m
  • Shares outstanding: 7.06m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • PB Bancorp, Inc.
  • 40 Main Street
  • Putnam
  • Connecticut
  • 6260
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
PBBINasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 2016


PB Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company of Putnam Bank that provides various banking products and services to individuals and small business customers primarily in Connecticut. It offers a range of deposits, including checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as negotiable order of withdrawal accounts and fixed-term certificates of deposit. The company’s loan portfolio comprises residential real estate loans, including one-to four-family mortgage loans, residential construction loans, second mortgage loans, and home equity lines of credit; commercial real estate loans comprising multi-family real estate loans; commercial loans, such as term loans and revolving lines of credit; and consumer and other loans. In addition, it invests in securities. As of October 4, 2019, it operated through its eight full-service offices and a full-service loan center in Putnam, Connecticut. The company was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Putnam, Connecticut. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/01 07:46
End of Day Share Price2020/03/31 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/06/30

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.