Community Bank System, Inc. (CBU): Price and Financial Metrics

Community Bank System, Inc. (CBU): $44.43

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Industry: Northeast Regional Banks




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CBU Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.43 52-week high $61.00
Prev. close $44.46 52-week low $35.38
Day low $43.96 Volume 57,777
Day high $44.43 Avg. volume 291,954
50-day MA $48.19 Dividend yield 4.06%
200-day MA $46.95 Market Cap 2.37B

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  • CBU scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 53.48% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CBU is in Value, which has been heading up over the past 26 weeks.
  • CBU's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 5.82% of US stocks).

CBU Stock Summary

  • COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.92% of US equities in our set.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 9.69 for COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC; that's greater than it is for 89.35% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 30.65%, COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC's debt growth rate surpasses 82.05% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC, a group of peers worth examining would be LSBK, PRK, ABCB, HAFC, and QCRH.
  • CBU's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC's official web site, go to

CBU Valuation Summary

  • CBU's price/earnings ratio is 18.8; this is 70.91% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, CBU's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CBU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CBU 2023-12-22 4.4 1.8 18.8 15.8
CBU 2023-12-21 4.4 1.8 18.7 15.7
CBU 2023-12-20 4.3 1.8 18.4 15.5
CBU 2023-12-19 4.4 1.8 18.5 15.6
CBU 2023-12-18 4.3 1.8 18.2 15.3
CBU 2023-12-15 4.3 1.8 18.3 15.4

CBU Growth Metrics

    The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at 36.72%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 58.28%.
  • The year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 3.67%.
CBU's revenue has moved up $95,235,000 over the prior 49 months.

The table below shows CBU's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 648.936 192.558 179.115
2022-06-30 636.218 213.384 175.76
2022-03-31 630.921 192.674 183.899
2021-12-31 629.486 202.546 189.694
2021-09-30 625.705 207.27 192.615
2021-06-30 618.52 172.205 190.088

CBU's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CBU has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 36.34% of graded US stocks.
  • CBU's asset turnover comes in at 0.043 -- ranking 130th of 430 Banking stocks.
  • FIBK, OVLY, and PLBC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CBU.

The table below shows CBU's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.043 1 0.020
2021-03-31 0.043 1 0.019
2020-12-31 0.044 1 0.018
2020-09-30 0.046 1 0.018
2020-06-30 0.047 1 0.018
2020-03-31 0.051 1 0.020

CBU Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CBU, see our CBU price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $75.75 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

Community Bank System, Inc. (CBU) Company Bio

Community Bank System, Inc. provides various banking and financial services to retail, commercial, and municipal customers in Upstate New York and Northeastern Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Dewitt, New York.

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Latest CBU News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about COMMUNITY BANK SYSTEM INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CBU as an investment opportunity.

Community Bank System Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2023 Earnings Conference Call

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE: CBU) invites you to participate in a conference call to discuss the Company’s financial and operating performance during its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2023. Event:Earnings Conference Call – Fourth Quarter 2023 When:Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time How:By conference call or from a simultaneous web cast Access:Conference Call Dial-In:1-833-630-0464 1-412-317-1809– Outside

Yahoo | December 21, 2023

Do These 3 Checks Before Buying Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE:CBU) For Its Upcoming Dividend

Community Bank System, Inc. ( NYSE:CBU ) is about to trade ex-dividend in the next 4 days. The ex-dividend date occurs...

Yahoo | December 9, 2023

Implied Volatility Surging for Community Bank (CBU) Stock Options

Investors need to pay close attention to Community Bank (CBU) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

Yahoo | December 7, 2023

Dividend Champions List Ranked By Yield: Top 30

In this article, we discuss top 30 dividend champions according to dividend yields. You can skip our detailed analysis of dividend stocks and their performance over the years, and go directly to read Dividend Champions List Ranked By Yield: Top 10. Dividend champions are companies that have increased their dividends for 25 years or more. […]

Yahoo | November 19, 2023

Community Bank System, Inc. Announces Its Quarterly Dividend

SYRACUSE, N.Y., November 15, 2023--Community Bank System, Inc. Announces Its Quarterly Dividend

Yahoo | November 15, 2023

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CBU Price Returns

1-mo -9.84%
3-mo 1.05%
6-mo -4.59%
1-year -24.54%
3-year -31.98%
5-year -21.33%
YTD -14.74%
2023 -14.17%
2022 -13.16%
2021 22.28%
2020 -9.59%
2019 24.69%

CBU Dividends

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