Arrow Financial (NASDAQ: AROW) is one of 311 public companies in the “Banks” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its competitors? We will compare Arrow Financial to similar companies based on the strength of its valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Arrow Financial and its competitors revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Net Income||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Arrow Financial||$112.30 million||$29.33 million||15.83|
|Arrow Financial Competitors||$5.74 billion||$839.17 million||88.45|
This table compares Arrow Financial and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Arrow Financial Competitors||17.33%||7.79%||0.93%|
Arrow Financial pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. Arrow Financial pays out 47.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Banks” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.9% and pay out 36.5% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.
This is a summary of recent ratings for Arrow Financial and its competitors, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Arrow Financial Competitors||2384||9006||8884||382||2.35|
Arrow Financial currently has a consensus target price of $37.00, suggesting a potential upside of 11.28%. As a group, “Banks” companies have a potential upside of 1.45%. Given Arrow Financial’s higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Arrow Financial is more favorable than its competitors.
Volatility & Risk
Arrow Financial has a beta of 0.63, meaning that its stock price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Arrow Financial’s competitors have a beta of 0.76, meaning that their average stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
40.0% of Arrow Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.8% of shares of all “Banks” companies are owned by institutional investors. 4.6% of Arrow Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 10.4% of shares of all “Banks” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
Arrow Financial competitors beat Arrow Financial on 10 of the 15 factors compared.
Arrow Financial Company Profile
Arrow Financial Corporation (Arrow) is a bank holding company. The Company’s banking subsidiaries are Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company (Glens Falls National) and Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company (Saratoga National). It operates in community banking industry segment. The Company’s business consists primarily of the ownership, supervision and control of its two banks. It provides advisory and administrative services and coordinates the general policies and operation of the banks. The Company offers a range of commercial and consumer banking, and financial products. Its deposit base consists of deposits derived from the communities it serves. Through its banks’ trust operations, the Company provides retirement planning, trust and estate administration services for individuals, and pension, profit-sharing and employee benefit plan administration for corporations.
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