City Holding Company is a banks-regional business based in the US. City Holding Company shares (CHCO) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. City Holding Company employs 912 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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- Is CHCO stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Can I short CHCO shares?
- Are CHCO shares over-valued?
- City Holding Company's financials
- How volatile are CHCO shares?
- Does City Holding Company pay a dividend?
- Have CHCO shares ever split?
- Other common questions
City Holding Company stock price (NASDAQ: CHCO)Use our graph to track the performance of CHCO stocks over time.
City Holding Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$80.22|
|52-week range||$53.25 - $87.16|
|50-day moving average||$75.36|
|200-day moving average||$77.37|
|Wall St. target price||$81.00|
|Dividend yield||$2.31 (3.07%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$5.31|
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City Holding Company price performance over time
|1 week (2021-07-21)||N/A|
|1 month (2021-07-01)||5.41%|
|3 months (2021-04-30)||3.64%|
|6 months (2021-01-28)||N/A|
|1 year (2020-07-28)||N/A|
|2 years (2019-07-28)||N/A|
|3 years (2018-07-28)||N/A|
|5 years (2016-07-28)||N/A|
Is City Holding Company under- or over-valued?
Valuing City Holding Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of City Holding Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
City Holding Company's P/E ratio
City Holding Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 14x. In other words, City Holding Company shares trade at around 14x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
City Holding Company's PEG ratio
City Holding Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.88. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into City Holding Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
City Holding Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$221.3 million|
|Operating margin TTM||47.96%|
|Gross profit TTM||$226.6 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.48%|
|Return on equity TTM||12.14%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting City Holding Company shares
There are currently 479,702 City Holding Company shares held short by investors – that's known as City Holding Company's "short interest". This figure is 0.4% up from 477,881 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting City Holding Company shares can be evaluated.
City Holding Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
City Holding Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of City Holding Company shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of City Holding Company shares traded daily (recently around 82140.753424658). City Holding Company's SIR currently stands at 5.84. In other words for every 100,000 City Holding Company shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5840 shares are currently held short.
However City Holding Company's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of City Holding Company shares, or, against the total number of tradable City Holding Company shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case City Holding Company's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 City Holding Company shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0317% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable City Holding Company shares, roughly 32 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against City Holding Company.
Find out more about how you can short City Holding Company stock.
City Holding Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 43.5% of net profits
Recently City Holding Company has paid out, on average, around 43.5% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.1% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), City Holding Company shareholders could enjoy a 3.1% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In City Holding Company's case, that would currently equate to about $2.31 per share.
While City Holding Company's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that City Holding Company may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
City Holding Company's most recent dividend payout was on 29 July 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 July 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have City Holding Company's shares ever split?
City Holding Company's shares were split on a 11:10 basis on 29 October 1996. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 11 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your City Holding Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 9.1% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for City Holding Company shares which in turn could have impacted City Holding Company's share price.
City Holding Company share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, City Holding Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $53.2484 up to $87.1632. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while City Holding Company's is 0.6235. This would suggest that City Holding Company's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
City Holding Company overview
City Holding Company operates as a holding company for City National Bank of West Virginia that provides various banking, trust and investment management, and other financial solutions in the United States. The company offers checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts. It also provides commercial and industrial loans that consist of loans to corporate and other legal entity borrowers primarily in small to mid-size industrial and commercial companies; commercial real estate loans comprising commercial mortgages, which are secured by nonresidential and multi-family residential properties; residential real estate loans to consumers for the purchase or refinance of residence; first-priority home equity loans; consumer loans that are secured and unsecured by automobiles, boats, recreational vehicles, certificates of deposit, and other personal property; and demand deposit account overdrafts. In addition, the company offers mortgage banking services, including fixed and adjustable-rate mortgages, construction financing, land loans, production of conventional and government insured mortgages, secondary marketing, and mortgage servicing. Further, it provides deposit services for commercial customers comprising treasury management, lockbox, and other cash management services; merchant credit card services; wealth management, trust, investment, and custodial services for commercial and individual customers; and corporate trust and institutional custody, financial and estate planning, and retirement plan services, as well as automated-teller-machine, interactive-teller-machine, mobile banking, and credit and debit card services. The company operates through a network of 94 branches and 926 full-time equivalent associates in West Virginia, Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio. City Holding Company was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Charleston, West Virginia.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of City Holding Company is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 5.133% of City Holding Company shares are held by insiders and 64.488% by institutions. How many people work for City Holding Company?
Latest data suggests 912 work at City Holding Company. When does the fiscal year end for City Holding Company?
City Holding Company's fiscal year ends in December. Where is City Holding Company based?
City Holding Company's address is: 25 Gatewater Road, Charleston, WV, United States, 25313 What is City Holding Company's ISIN number?
City Holding Company's international securities identification number is: US1778351056 What is City Holding Company's CUSIP number?
City Holding Company's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 177835105
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