Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Ltd (NYSE:NTB) Announces $0.44 Quarterly Dividend

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Ltd (NYSE:NTB) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 1st, NASDAQ reports. Investors of record on Monday, January 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.44 per share by the bank on Monday, January 1st. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.76%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 4th.

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son has a dividend payout ratio of 67.4% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities analysts expect Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son to earn $2.65 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $1.76 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 66.4%.

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son stock opened at $26.03 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $1.40 billion, a P/E ratio of 8.53 and a beta of 2.21. Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son has a one year low of $13.76 and a one year high of $38.05. The business has a fifty day moving average of $24.60 and a two-hundred day moving average of $25.08. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a quick ratio of 0.72 and a current ratio of 0.72.

Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son (NYSE:NTB) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 23rd. The bank reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $120.77 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $121.55 million. Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son had a net margin of 28.51% and a return on equity of 17.47%. Sell-side analysts predict that Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son will post 2.73 EPS for the current year.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. Piper Sandler boosted their price target on Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son from $30.00 to $32.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, July 24th. Raymond James boosted their target price on Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son from $26.00 to $29.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 28th. Wells Fargo & Co lowered Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and set a $25.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Tuesday, June 2nd. Citigroup lifted their price target on Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son from $21.00 to $25.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 18th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $28.20.

About Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son

The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited provides a range of community, commercial, and private banking services to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses. It accepts retail and corporate checking, savings, term, and non-interest bearing deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. The company's lending portfolio includes residential mortgage lending, automobile financing, consumer financing, credit cards, overdraft facilities, commercial real estate lending, and commercial and industrial loans.

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