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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.14
BKU's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
51% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. BKU: 0.14 )
BKU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.14

Equity to Asset 0.12
BKU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
84% of the 1651 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. BKU: 0.12 )
BKU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 0.15
Current: 0.12

0.11
0.15
Interest Coverage 3.43
BKU's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 1508 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. BKU: 3.43 )
BKU' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.39   Max: 3.43
Current: 3.43

1.39
3.43
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 0.26
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 46.95
BKU's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1652 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 29.46 vs. BKU: 46.95 )
BKU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 29.1   Max: 50.21
Current: 46.95

29.1
50.21
Net-margin (%) 30.85
BKU's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1671 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 21.71 vs. BKU: 30.85 )
BKU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 9.54   Max: 30.85
Current: 30.85

9.54
30.85
ROE (%) 10.83
BKU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1674 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 8.17 vs. BKU: 10.83 )
BKU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 4.11   Max: 14.74
Current: 10.83

4.11
14.74
ROA (%) 1.39
BKU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1674 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. BKU: 1.39 )
BKU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 1.71
Current: 1.39

0.56
1.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 161.85
BKU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1624 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 73.28 vs. BKU: 161.85 )
BKU' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 161.85   Max: 389.22
Current: 161.85

161.85
389.22
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Financials


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Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

BKU Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 734,000 sh (+49.83%)
Chuck Royce 491,998 sh (+4.13%)
Wilbur Ross 8,189,631 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 12,775 sh (-4.44%)
Steven Cohen 9,097 sh (-28.56%)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,400 sh (-42.63%)
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Q4 2013

BKU Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 26,691 sh (+24.72%)
Chuck Royce 502,998 sh (+2.24%)
Joel Greenblatt 12,158 sh (-4.83%)
Jim Simons 666,400 sh (-9.21%)
Steven Cohen 6,559 sh (-27.9%)
Wilbur Ross 5,561,692 sh (-32.09%)
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Q1 2014

BKU Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Pioneer Investments 260,982 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,545,665 sh (+23465.6%)
Jim Simons 1,374,726 sh (+106.29%)
Paul Tudor Jones 28,956 sh (+8.49%)
Wilbur Ross Sold Out
Chuck Royce 479,498 sh (-4.67%)
Joel Greenblatt 6,340 sh (-47.85%)
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Q2 2014

BKU Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 323,336 sh (+23.89%)
Paul Tudor Jones 29,786 sh (+2.87%)
Steven Cohen 106,300 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 1,277,800 sh (-7.05%)
Chuck Royce 444,998 sh (-7.2%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BKU

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out $31.36 - $35.38 $ 31.9-4%0
Wilbur Ross 2014-03-31 Sold Out 12.2%$30.45 - $34.5 $ 31.9-2%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce -47.85%$30.45 - $34.5 $ 31.9-2%6340
Wilbur Ross 2013-12-31 Reduce -32.09%8.7%$30.52 - $33.22 $ 31.90%5561692
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 27.87%$24.45 - $26.7 $ 31.926%13369
Wilbur Ross 2013-03-31 Reduce -40.31%12.21%$24.44 - $28.57 $ 31.921%8189631
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$24.44 - $28.57 $ 31.921%10455
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Top Ranked Articles about BankUnited Inc

Wilbur Ross Announces Major Position in Navigator, Exit of Callidus Software
Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) has grown his fortune primarily by investing in distressed companies and restructuring them into profitable entities. His private equity firm, WL Ross & Co., holds just 10 stocks, which are valued at $1.5 billion. In the fourth quarter, Ross announced the existence of a major stake in a company called Navigator Holdings Ltd. (NVGS) worth 41.8% of the portfolio. Read more...
Three Gurus Make Three Real-Time Reductions - ATK, BKU, AON
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 15.60
BKU's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 15.40 vs. BKU: 15.60 )
BKU' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.86   Max: 55.65
Current: 15.6

10.86
55.65
P/B 1.60
BKU's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. BKU: 1.60 )
BKU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 1.98
Current: 1.6

1.2
1.98
P/S 4.40
BKU's P/S is ranked lower than
53% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 3.11 vs. BKU: 4.40 )
BKU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.74   Max: 4.87
Current: 4.4

2.74
4.87
EV-to-EBIT 17.54
BKU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
71% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 17.74 vs. BKU: 17.54 )
BKU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 10.4   Max: 28.2
Current: 17.54

10.4
28.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.70
BKU's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
58% of the 1413 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. BKU: 2.70 )
BKU' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 3.2
Current: 2.7

0.48
3.2
Dividend Payout 0.40
BKU's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
68% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. BKU: 0.40 )
BKU' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.46
Current: 0.4

0.31
0.46
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.70
BKU's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1426 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. BKU: 2.70 )
BKU' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 3.2
Current: 2.7

0.48
3.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.70
BKU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
65% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. BKU: 1.70 )
BKU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.7

1.34
2.04
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
BKU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. BKU: 1.20 )
BKU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 1.34
Current: 1.2

0.8
1.34
Price/Graham Number 1.10
BKU's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
72% of the 1834 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. BKU: 1.10 )
BKU' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 2.12
Current: 1.1

0.81
2.12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.70
BKU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1606 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. BKU: 5.70 )
BKU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 9.6
Current: 5.7

3.5
9.6

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
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Traded in other countries:BNU.Germany
BankUnited, Inc. is a savings and loan holding company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries: BankUnited, which is an independent depository institution headquartered in Florida by assets, and BankUnited Investment Services, Inc., or BankUnited Investment Services, a Florida insurance agency which provides comprehensive wealth management products and financial planning services. It endeavors to provide personalized customer service and offer a full range of traditional banking products and financial services to both its commercial and consumer customers, who are predominantly located in Florida. The Company's primary business is to offer a full range of traditional banking products and financial services coupled with high-touch, personalized customer service to both its commercial and consumer customers, who are predominantly located in Florida. It offers a full array of lending products to cater to its customers' needs, including, but not limited to, small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans, term loans, asset-backed loans, letters of credit, commercial lines of credit, residential mortgage loans, home equity and consumer loans. It also offers traditional depository products, including checking accounts, money market deposit accounts, savings accounts and certificates of deposit, repo products and cash management services. Through dedicated financial consultants and licensed bankers, BankUnited Investment Services provides comprehensive wealth management products and services, including mutual funds, annuities, life insurance, individual securities and succession, estate and financial planning services. It views its market as the southeast region of the United States with a current focus on Florida, and in particular the Miami metropolitan statistical area, or MSA.
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