Ledyard Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Ledyard National Bank that provides retail and commercial banking, and wealth advisory services to personal and business customers in Central New Hampshire and Vermont.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Ledyard Financial Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LFGP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LFGP exceeded the US Banks industry which returned -20% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LFGP underperformed the US Market which returned 16.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ledyard Financial Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Ledyard Financial Group 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: LFGP ($16.1) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($17.74)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LFGP is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LFGP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.2x) compared to the US Banks industry average (9.9x).
PE vs Market: LFGP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.2x) compared to the US market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LFGP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LFGP's PB Ratio (0.9x) is in line with the US Banks industry average.
How is Ledyard Financial Group 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 Ledyard Financial Group 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.
- Examine whether Ledyard Financial Group is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
- While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Ledyard Financial Group's filings and announcementshere.
- Explore growth companies in the Banks industry.
How has Ledyard Financial Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LFGP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LFGP's current net profit margins (21.8%) are higher than last year (19.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LFGP's earnings have grown by 9.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LFGP's earnings growth over the past year (13.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LFGP earnings growth over the past year (13.3%) exceeded the Banks industry -2.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: LFGP's Return on Equity (10.1%) is considered low.
How is Ledyard Financial Group'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: LFGP's Assets to Equity ratio (10.1x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: LFGP has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (489%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 80% of LFGP's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: LFGP has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (57%).
Low Risk Deposits: LFGP's Loans to Deposits ratio (79%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: LFGP has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.3%).
What is Ledyard Financial Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: LFGP's dividend (4.72%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.62%).
High Dividend: LFGP's dividend (4.72%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.35%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: LFGP's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: LFGP's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.6%), LFGP'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 and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Kathy Underwood (61 yo)
Ms. Kathryn Grant Underwood, also known as Kathy, serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ledyard Financial Group, Inc. and its subsidiary, Ledyard National Bank. Ms. Underwood has been the ...
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|Independent Director||13.58yrs||no data||no data|
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|Chairman of the Board||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||5.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.58yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: LFGP's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Ledyard Financial Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ledyard Financial Group, Inc.
- Ticker: LFGP
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$52.204m
- Shares outstanding: 3.24m
- Website: https://www.ledyardbank.com
- Ledyard Financial Group, Inc.
- 38 South Main Street
- PO Box 799
- New Hampshire
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LFGP||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 2006|
Ledyard Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Ledyard National Bank that provides retail and commercial banking, and wealth advisory services to personal and business customers in ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/10 00:30|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/06 00:00|
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