BankUnited Inc. (NYSE: BKU) is -32.00% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $22.31 and a high of $45.86 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The BKU stock was last observed hovering at around $23.14 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.04%.
Currently trading at $23.10, the stock is -30.37% and -33.92% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 3.91 million and changing -0.17% at the moment leaves the stock -36.18% off its SMA200. BKU registered -45.07% loss for a year compared to 6-month gain of -37.72%.
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The stock witnessed a -39.75% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -33.08%, and is -24.06% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 9.74% over the week and 4.30% over the month.
BankUnited Inc. (BKU) has around 1598 employees, a market worth around $1.79B and $1.23B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 6.40 and Fwd P/E is 6.09. Profit margin for the company is 22.70%. Distance from 52-week low is 3.54% and -49.63% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (23.70%).
BankUnited Inc. (BKU) Analyst Forecasts
BankUnited Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 04/20/2023.The EPS is expected to shrink by -21.50% this year
BankUnited Inc. (BKU) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 75.84M, and float is at 74.09M with Short Float at 6.68%.
BankUnited Inc. (BKU) Insider Activity
A total of 1 insider transactions have happened at BankUnited Inc. (BKU) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 1 and purchases happening 0 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Malcolm Kevin A., the company’s Officer of Subsidiary. SEC filings show that Malcolm Kevin A. sold 1,406 shares of the company’s common stock on Mar 06 at a price of $35.21 per share for a total of $49505.0. Following the sale, the insider now owns 10000.0 shares.
BankUnited Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Nov 10 that Prudenti A. Gail (Director) sold a total of 4,500 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Nov 10 and was made at $37.26 per share for $0.17 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 9729.0 shares of the BKU stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Jun 06, Richards Jay D. (Officer of Subsidiary) disposed off 7,415 shares at an average price of $41.40 for $0.31 million. The insider now directly holds 30,973 shares of BankUnited Inc. (BKU).
BankUnited Inc. (BKU): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) that is trading -30.32% down over the past 12 months and Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (SBCF) that is -25.55% lower over the same period. Capital City Bank Group Inc. (CCBG) is 18.64% up on the 1-year trading charts.