UMB Financial Corporation (UMBF)

87.49 -0.91%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. UMBF quarterly revenue growth was 9.70%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (5.97% and 3.73%, respectively). See UMBF revenue growth chart.
  2. UMBF profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 10.35 percentage points. See UMBF profitability chart.
  3. UMBF forward dividend yield is 1.65%, higher than the industry (1.37%) and sector (0.75%) forward dividend yields. See UMBF forward dividend chart.
  4. UMBF average analyst rating is Buy. See UMBF analyst rating chart.
  5. UMBF average analyst price target ($110.00) is above its current price ($92.11). See UMBF price target chart.

Cons

  1. UMBF forward P/E ratio is 13.92, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See UMBF forward P/E ratio chart.
  2. UMBF Price/Book ratio is 1.44, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See UMBF forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  3. UMBF Price/Sales ratio is 3.46, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See UMBF forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  4. UMBF short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.29. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See UMBF short interest ratio chart.