Profit Fan

Benchmark Bankshares: One Bank The Competition Would Love To Imitate

On the surface, Benchmark Bankshares (OTCPK:BMBN) appears to have ridden along with the share price recovery that almost all regional banks have seen after the financial crisis. Shares have doubled since the beginning of 2012 and they now trade around their 52-week high of $23.50 per share. With a market cap of $67 million, the bank may not register on most investors' radar and it's fair to say that even current investors aren't in a hurry to buy based on the sub-500 share average daily trading volume (over the past 5 quarters).

Needless to say, this bank is under-followed and unknown but that is also the reason why it presents such a great opportunity for any investor looking...

Join Seeking Alpha PRO to read this archived article and 11,574 other archived articles
IDEA GENERATORXExclusive access to 10 PRO ideas every day
INVESTING IDEAS LIBRARYXExclusive access to PRO library of more than 15,000 ideas
SECTOR EXPERT NETWORKXExclusive access to all sector experts for direct consultation
PERFORMANCE TRACKINGXTrack performance of all PRO stock ideas
PROFESSIONAL TOOLSXProfessional Idea Filters to zero-in based on industry, market cap and more
"In just the first month of using PRO, I used it to generate two ideas which were actionable for me. As a result of these two positions, I have earned more than 20 times the annual subscription costs for PRO."Michael Yagemann, Greenbridge Capital
"I am pleasantly surprised with the scope of small and mid-cap coverage PRO offers. You can't find that any where else."Patrick Rice, Mainstay Capital Management
You may cancel at any time for any reason, and receive a prompt refund for membership on months paid and not used (max. 6 months). Details