Home Sectors Financial Services Current Movement: New York Community Bancorp (NYSE: NYCB)

Current Movement: New York Community Bancorp (NYSE: NYCB)


New York Community Bancorp trades as part of the banking industry and financial services sector. The company CEO is Joseph R. Ficalora. New York Community Bancorp Inc has over $45 billion of total assets and operations spread across various locations across five states. It operates most of its business operations from the New York metropolitan area.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The NYCB stock showed a previous change of 1.19% with an open at 10.22 and a close of 10.24. It reached an intraday high of 10.33 and a low of 10.15.

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The stock has a market cap of $4.8b with 467.3m shares outstanding, of which the float is 454.4m shares. Trading volume reached 4,644,465 shares compared to its average volume of 5,103,453 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is good.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, New York Community Bancorp shares returned -0.49% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -8.16%. Over three months, it changed -17.55%. In one year it has changed -7.27% and within that year its 52-week high was 12.72 and its 52-week low was 8.61. NYCB stock is 18.93% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 10.47 and a 50 day moving average of 11.06. Currently NYCB stock is trading -2.22% below its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy, but should check other indicators to confirm a buy signal.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 0.79 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 12.96. Based on 9 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.19. The TTM EPS is 0.79, which comes to a TTM PE of 12.96.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 04/30/2019): 0.19
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 01/30/2019): 0.19
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 10/24/2018): 0.20
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 07/25/2018): 0.20
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 04/25/2018): 0.20

The dividend per share is currently 0.68, which is a dividend yield of 6.64%. NYCB stock may not have enough earnings to cover future dividends and still be able to invest in the business, therefore the dividend may be cut in the future.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 4.02, which means it may be overvalued by -154.96%.

Indicators to Watch:

Short-interest was 41,097,793, which was 8.79% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 8.25. This stock has a moderate level of short interest, but may still be a buying opportunity depending on other indicators.

The current calculated beta is 1.03.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 6.34%, return on assets is 0.77%, profit margin is 22.83%, price-to-sales is 2.59 and price-to-book is 0.77.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 5  :Financial Strength Score
 1  :Future Growth Score
 4  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

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