BANK OF HAWAII CORP's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2015 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only increasing by 4.50% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||158.44||147.39|
|Net Income ($mil)||42.44||38.59|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||775.51||545.32|
|Total Assets ($mil)||15139.18||14263.12|
|Total Debt ($mil)||854.69||982.27|
|Profitability||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||94.09||93.63|
|Return on Assets||1.1||1.07|
|Return on Equity||15.52||14.88|
|Debt||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Share Data||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||43.65||44.47|
|Div / share||0.45||0.45|
|Book value / share||24.63||23.14|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||227977.0||263684.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 15.88 for the Commercial Banks industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 20.73. Conducting a second comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.54 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.86 and a premium versus the industry average of 1.19. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, BANK OF HAWAII CORP proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|BOH 16.49||Peers 15.88||BOH 13.68||Peers 14.05|
Average. An average P/E ratio can signify an industry neutral price for a stock and an average growth expectation.
BOH is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Average. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
BOH is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|BOH 15.28||Peers 34.66||BOH NA||Peers 0.65|
Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.
BOH is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
Ratio not available.
|BOH 2.54||Peers 1.19||BOH 10.14||Peers 65.47|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
BOH is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, BOH is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|BOH 4.49||Peers 2.74||BOH 3.96||Peers -1.39|
Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
BOH is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
BOH has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
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