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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 : 3/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 1.25
PMBC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
75% of the 1274 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. PMBC: 1.25 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.06   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.25

Equity to Asset 0.12
PMBC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. PMBC: 0.12 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.21
Current: 0.12

0.06
0.21
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 0.04
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 : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) -28.35
PMBC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 30.05 vs. PMBC: -28.35 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -203.4   Max: 37.35
Current: -28.35

-203.4
37.35
Net-margin (%) -67.55
PMBC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1563 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 20.45 vs. PMBC: -67.55 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -203.4   Max: 28.72
Current: -67.55

-203.4
28.72
ROE (%) -19.29
PMBC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1547 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.96 vs. PMBC: -19.29 )
PMBC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -23.24   Max: 13.43
Current: -19.29

-23.24
13.43
ROA (%) -2.23
PMBC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. PMBC: -2.23 )
PMBC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.02   Max: 1.14
Current: -2.23

-3.02
1.14
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -873.85
PMBC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 78.30 vs. PMBC: -873.85 )
PMBC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2230.32   Max: 532.14
Current: -873.85

-2230.32
532.14
Revenue Growth (%) -22.00
PMBC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. PMBC: -22.00 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -22   Max: 72.6
Current: -22

-22
72.6
EBITDA Growth (%) 3.70
PMBC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. PMBC: 3.70 )
PMBC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -57.8   Max: 126.4
Current: 3.7

-57.8
126.4
EPS Growth (%) -15.10
PMBC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1105 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 9.50 vs. PMBC: -15.10 )
PMBC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.6   Max: 304.1
Current: -15.1

-20.6
304.1
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Ratios

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P/B 1.20
PMBC's P/B is ranked higher than
57% of the 1477 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. PMBC: 1.20 )
PMBC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 2.55
Current: 1.2

0.39
2.55
P/S 3.64
PMBC's P/S is ranked lower than
58% of the 1640 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. PMBC: 3.64 )
PMBC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 10.1
Current: 3.64

0.81
10.1
PFCF 3.20
PMBC's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. PMBC: 3.20 )
PMBC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 27.05
Current: 3.2

0.77
27.05
EV-to-EBIT 15.60
PMBC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
63% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 15.82 vs. PMBC: 15.60 )
PMBC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 127.9
Current: 15.6

3.1
127.9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.20
PMBC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
70% of the 1362 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. PMBC: 1.20 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 2.35
Current: 1.2

0.47
2.35
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.50
PMBC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
64% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. PMBC: 1.50 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 3.7
Current: 1.5

0.22
3.7
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
PMBC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 1478 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. PMBC: 1.20 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 2.54
Current: 1.2

0.31
2.54
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.40
PMBC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1411 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. PMBC: 6.40 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 31.9
Current: 6.4

0.8
31.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -24.67
PMBC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 14.48 vs. PMBC: -24.67 )
PMBC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1.1   Max: 64.1
Current: -24.67

-1.1
64.1

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
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Pacific Mercantile Bancorp is a California corporation. The Company is a bank holding company which, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Pacific Mercantile Bank is engaged in the commercial banking business in Southern California. The Bank provides a range of banking services to small and medium-size businesses, professionals and the general public in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino and San Diego Counties of California. The Bank offers its customers a number of different loan products, including commercial loans and credit lines, accounts receivable and inventory financing, SBA guaranteed business loans, commercial real estate and consumer loans. It offers various banking and financial services designed mainly for its business banking customers. The Bank also offers a number of services and products that make it more convenient to conduct banking transactions, such as Internet banking services, ATMs, night drop services, courier and armored car services that enable its business customers to order and receive cash without having to travel to its banking offices, and Remote Deposit Capture, which enables business customers to image checks they receive for electronic deposit at the bank, thereby eliminating the need for customers to travel to its offices to deposit checks into their accounts. It competes for deposits and loans with those banks, with community banks that are based or have branch offices in its market areas, and with savings banks, credit unions, money market and other mutual funds, stock brokerage firms, insurance companies, and other traditional and nontraditional financial service organizations. The Company is a registered bank holding company subject to regulation under the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956, as amended. The Company is subject to extensive supervision and regulation by federal and state bank regulatory agencies.

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