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How to buy Bridgewater Bancshares (BWB) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Bridgewater Bancshares stocks.

Bridgewater Bancshares is a banks-regional business based in the US. Bridgewater Bancshares stocks (BWB.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $17.24 – an increase of 0.44% over the previous week. Bridgewater Bancshares employs 219 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $101.7 million.

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Is it a good time to buy Bridgewater Bancshares stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Bridgewater Bancshares's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Bridgewater Bancshares's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $18.15, which is 24.96% up on its pre-crash value of $13.62 and 127.16% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $7.99.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Bridgewater Bancshares stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $627.65 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,370.87.

Bridgewater Bancshares stock price (NASDAQ:BWB)

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Bridgewater Bancshares shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-11.
Latest market close$18.15
52-week range$12.79 - $20.05
50-day moving average $17.94
200-day moving average $16.95
Wall St. target price$21.00
PE ratio 13.9618
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.31

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Bridgewater Bancshares price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $18.15 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) 0.44%
1 month (2021-12-16) 6.02%
3 months (2021-10-15) 1.79%
6 months (2021-07-16) 13.01%
1 year (2021-01-15) 35.96%
2 years (2020-01-16) 37.40%
3 years (2019-01-16) 70.26%
5 years (2017-01-12) N/A

Is Bridgewater Bancshares under- or over-valued?

Valuing Bridgewater Bancshares stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Bridgewater Bancshares's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Bridgewater Bancshares's P/E ratio

Bridgewater Bancshares'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, Bridgewater Bancshares 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.

Bridgewater Bancshares financials

Revenue TTM $101.7 million
Operating margin TTM 56.62%
Gross profit TTM $80.3 million
Return on assets TTM 1.24%
Return on equity TTM 12.05%
Profit margin 37.5%
Book value $10.74
Market capitalisation $513.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Bridgewater Bancshares share dividends

We're not expecting Bridgewater Bancshares to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Bridgewater Bancshares share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Bridgewater Bancshares's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.79 up to $20.045. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BWB.US volatility(beta: 0.75)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Bridgewater Bancshares's is 0.7518. This would suggest that Bridgewater Bancshares's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Bridgewater Bancshares overview

Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Bridgewater Bank that provides banking products and services to commercial real estate investors, small business entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals in the United States. It offers demand, savings and money market, time, interest and noninterest bearing transaction, and brokered deposits, as well as certificates of deposit. The company also provides commercial loans to sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and other business enterprises to finance accounts receivable or inventory, capital assets, or other business related purposes; construction and land development loans; 1-4 family mortgage loans; multifamily lending products; owner and non-owner occupied commercial real estate loans; and consumer and other loans. It operates through seven full-service offices located in Bloomington, Greenwood, Minneapolis, St. Louis Park, Orono, and St. Paul, Minnesota.

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