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Best Banks - Diversified Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top banks - diversified stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best banks - diversified stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the banks - diversified industry.

Industry: Banks - Diversified
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
EWBC
EAST WEST BANCORP INC
NASDAQ
Banks - Diversified
$9.80B$69.08-2.46%$1.26B10.83x9.91
NTB
BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON LTD
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$1.47B$29.52-0.67%$230.67M8.84x17.14
HSBC
HSBC HOLDINGS PLC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$135.01B$32.724.20%$22.42B10.55x13.88
NWG
NATWEST GROUP PLC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$31.94B$5.571.09%N/A8.04x19.02
BCS
BARCLAYS PLC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$35.05B$8.373.33%N/A4.65x20.84
WFC
WELLS FARGO & COMPANY
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$164.08B$43.29-1.21%$33.41B8.93x9.81
BAC
BANK OF AMERICA CORP
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$287.23B$35.65-0.61%$34.62B10.07x11.15
CM
CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$49.01B$54.36-0.17%$6.78B9.56x17.29
RY
ROYAL BANK OF CANADA
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$142.30B$100.49-0.29%$17.63B11.34x16.20
BMO
BANK OF MONTREAL
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$67.55B$104.17-0.47%$10.23B10.25x16.11
C
CITIGROUP INC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$102.30B$52.68-0.17%$26.39B6.14x11.11
JPM
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$371.13B$126.361.41%$57.79B9.35x12.83
SMFG
SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP INC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$42.32B$6.16-0.48%$11.29B6.79x19.27
UBS
UBS GROUP AG
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$69.53B$18.781.90%$12.44B8.16x17.41
TD
TORONTO DOMINION BANK
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$131.67B$72.19-1.11%$15.98B11.57x16.44
MUFG
MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GROUP INC
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$79.32B$5.840.34%$17.18B7.43x21.56
CS
CREDIT SUISSE GROUP AG
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$18.14B$7.060.71%-$670.97M-9.81x16.19
NU
NU HOLDINGS LTD
NYSE
Banks - Diversified
$2.56B$3.33-10.96%N/AN/A4.07

Banks - Diversified Stocks FAQ

What are the best banks - diversified stocks to buy right now in May 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best banks - diversified stocks to buy right now are:

1. EAST WEST BANCORP (NASDAQ:EWBC)


EAST WEST BANCORP (NASDAQ:EWBC) is the top banks - diversified stock with a Zen Score of 57, which is 22 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 35. It passed 21 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. EAST WEST BANCORP has seen its stock lose -8.15% over the past year, overperforming other banks - diversified stocks by 3 percentage points.

EAST WEST BANCORP has an average 1 year price target of $97.75, an upside of 41.5% from EAST WEST BANCORP's current stock price of $69.08.

EAST WEST BANCORP stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 4 analysts covering EAST WEST BANCORP, 100% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB)


BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB) is the second best banks - diversified stock with a Zen Score of 57, which is 22 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 35. It passed 20 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON has seen its stock lose -22.23% over the past year, underperforming other banks - diversified stocks by -11 percentage points.

BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON has an average 1 year price target of $39.00, an upside of 32.11% from BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON's current stock price of $29.52.

BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 50% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. HSBC HOLDINGS (NYSE:HSBC)


HSBC HOLDINGS (NYSE:HSBC) is the third best banks - diversified stock with a Zen Score of 49, which is 14 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 35. It passed 18 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. HSBC HOLDINGS has seen its stock return 3.64% over the past year, overperforming other banks - diversified stocks by 14 percentage points.

HSBC HOLDINGS has an average 1 year price target of $41.80, an upside of 27.75% from HSBC HOLDINGS's current stock price of $32.72.

HSBC HOLDINGS stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 6 analysts covering HSBC HOLDINGS, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 16.67% have issued a Buy, 33.33% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the banks - diversified stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 15 banks - diversified stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 banks - diversified stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE (NYSE:CM)


CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE (NYSE:CM) has an annual dividend yield of 8.97%, which is 6 percentage points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 3.44%. CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE's dividend payout ratio of 41.8% indicates that its high dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB)


BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB) has an annual dividend yield of 5.96%, which is 3 percentage points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 3.44%. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON's dividend payout ratio of 52.7% indicates that its high dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. NATWEST GROUP (NYSE:NWG)


NATWEST GROUP (NYSE:NWG) has an annual dividend yield of 5.16%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 3.44%. NATWEST GROUP's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. NATWEST GROUP's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

NATWEST GROUP's dividend payout ratio of 41.4% indicates that its high dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are banks - diversified stocks down?

Banks - diversified stocks were down -0.14% in the last day, and up 0.05% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why banks - diversified stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued banks - diversified stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued banks - diversified stocks right now are:

1. SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP (NYSE:SMFG)


SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP (NYSE:SMFG) is the most undervalued banks - diversified stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP has a valuation score of 71, which is 32 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 39. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCIAL GROUP's stock has dropped -17.09% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the banks - diversified industry by -6 percentage points.

2. HSBC HOLDINGS (NYSE:HSBC)


HSBC HOLDINGS (NYSE:HSBC) is the second most undervalued banks - diversified stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. HSBC HOLDINGS has a valuation score of 57, which is 18 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 39. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

HSBC HOLDINGS's stock has gained 3.64% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the banks - diversified industry by 14 percentage points.

3. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB)


BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON (NYSE:NTB) is the third most undervalued banks - diversified stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON has a valuation score of 57, which is 18 points higher than the banks - diversified industry average of 39. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

BANK OF NT BUTTERFIELD & SON's stock has dropped -22.23% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the banks - diversified industry by -11 percentage points.

Are banks - diversified stocks a good buy now?

66.67% of banks - diversified stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect banks - diversified stocks to rise by 43.32% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the banks - diversified industry?

The average P/E ratio of the banks - diversified industry is 9.18x.
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