News headlines about Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:OVBC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. earned a coverage optimism score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the bank an impact score of 47.2246384833338 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:OVBC) traded down $1.20 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $36.30. 3,500 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 6,126. The company has a market capitalization of $170.33, a PE ratio of 19.73 and a beta of 0.13. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. has a twelve month low of $23.53 and a twelve month high of $39.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a current ratio of 0.95.
Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (NASDAQ:OVBC) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The bank reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $12.55 million for the quarter. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. had a net margin of 16.04% and a return on equity of 8.01%.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 10th. Investors of record on Friday, October 27th were paid a $0.21 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, October 26th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.31%. Ohio Valley Banc Corp.’s payout ratio is currently 45.65%.
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About Ohio Valley Banc Corp.
Ohio Valley Banc Corp. is a financial holding company. The Company has a banking subsidiary, The Ohio Valley Bank Company (the Bank). The Company’s financial service operations are aggregated in two segments: banking and consumer finance. The Company also owns nonbank subsidiaries, which include Loan Central, Inc, which engages in lending; Ohio Valley Financial Services Agency, LLC, which is used to facilitate the receipt of commissions on insurances sold by the Bank and Loan Central, and OVBC Captive, Inc, a limited purpose property and casualty insurance company.
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