Brookline Bancorp Inc. (BRKL)’s Financial Results Comparing With Malvern Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF)

Brookline Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) and Malvern Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) compete against each other in the Savings & Loans sector. We will compare them and contrast their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Brookline Bancorp Inc. 271.23M 4.47 86.90M 1.04 15.26
Malvern Bancorp Inc. 26.79M 5.88 8.86M 1.31 15.89

Table 1 showcases the top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation of Brookline Bancorp Inc. and Malvern Bancorp Inc. Malvern Bancorp Inc. seems to has lower revenue, but higher earnings compared to Brookline Bancorp Inc. Presently more affordable of the two stocks is the business with a lower P/E ratio. Brookline Bancorp Inc.’s shares have been trading at lower P/E ratio which means it is currently more affordable than Malvern Bancorp Inc.


Table 2 demonstrates the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of Brookline Bancorp Inc. and Malvern Bancorp Inc.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Brookline Bancorp Inc. 32.04% 7.2% 0.9%
Malvern Bancorp Inc. 33.07% 7.8% 0.8%

Risk & Volatility

Brookline Bancorp Inc. is 8.00% less volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500 due to its 0.92 beta. Competitively, Malvern Bancorp Inc.’s 73.00% volatility makes it less volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500, because of the 0.27 beta.


Brookline Bancorp Inc. dividend pay is $0.41 per share with 2.68% dividend yield annually. No dividend is paid out by Malvern Bancorp Inc.

Analyst Recommendations

The table given features the ratings and recommendations for Brookline Bancorp Inc. and Malvern Bancorp Inc.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Brookline Bancorp Inc. 0 1 0 2.00
Malvern Bancorp Inc. 0 0 0 0.00

$15.5 is Brookline Bancorp Inc.’s consensus price target while its potential upside is 1.77%.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

Institutional investors owned 78.1% of Brookline Bancorp Inc. shares and 62.4% of Malvern Bancorp Inc. shares. Brookline Bancorp Inc.’s share owned by insiders are 0.9%. Competitively, Malvern Bancorp Inc. has 2.3% of it’s share owned by insiders.


In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Brookline Bancorp Inc. -0.88% 6.59% 4.41% -11.7% 0% 14.69%
Malvern Bancorp Inc. 0% -0.72% -0.53% -15.4% -12.55% 5.27%

For the past year Brookline Bancorp Inc.’s stock price has bigger growth than Malvern Bancorp Inc.


Malvern Bancorp Inc. beats on 8 of the 14 factors Brookline Bancorp Inc.

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Brookline Bank, Bank Rhode Island, First Ipswich Bank, and Brookline Securities Corp that provide commercial, business, and retail banking services to corporate, municipal, and retail customers. It accepts various deposit products, including demand checking, NOW, savings, money market, and certificate of deposit accounts. The company also offers loans, such as first mortgage loans secured by commercial, multi-family, and residential real estate properties; loans to business entities comprising commercial lines of credit; loans to condominium associations; and loans and leases used to finance equipment used by small businesses. In addition, it provides financing for construction and development projects, home equity, and other consumer loans; and cash management and investment advisory services, as well as invests in debt and equity securities. The company operates through a network of 50 full-service banking offices located in Greater Boston, the north shore of Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Brookline Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Malvern Federal Savings Bank that provides various banking products and services to consumer and business customers in Pennsylvania. The company offers checking accounts, retirement accounts, money market accounts, time and savings accounts, interest and non-interest bearing accounts, NOW accounts, and CDARS/ICS reciprocal deposits; and debit and credit card, wire transfer, automated teller, Internet banking, ACH origination, safe deposit box, telephone banking, and mobile banking services. It also provides residential mortgage loans, such as one class and one-to four-family first lien residential mortgage loans; residential and commercial construction loans, and land loans; commercial loans, including commercial real estate loans, multi-family real estate loans, industrial loans, and commercial business loans; and consumer loans, such as home equity lines of credit, second mortgage loans, and unsecured consumer lines of credit. In addition, the company offers liquidity management, investment, custody, wealth planning, trust and fiduciary, insurance, and 401k services to high net worth individuals and families. Further, it provides remote deposit capture banking for business customers; and mobile remote deposit capture banking for retail and business customers. The company operates eight financial center offices in Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania, as well as a private banking loan production office in Morristown, New Jersey. Malvern Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Paoli, Pennsylvania.

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