The ratio of debt to operating expenses for BankUnited Inc is higher than it is for about 92.39% of US stocks.
BKU's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 95.43% of US stocks.
BankUnited Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 25.6%, greater than the shareholder yield of 90.59% of stocks in our set.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to BankUnited Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be FFIC, INBK, ISBC, MLVF, and DCOM.
BankUnited operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking products services to commercial and middle-market businesses, and individual customers in the United States, primarily in Florida counties and the New York Metropolitan area.
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