Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc (NASDAQ:EBMT) Announces $0.10 Dividend

Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc (NASDAQ:EBMT) announced a dividend on Thursday, October 17th, Fidelity reports. Investors of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a dividend of 0.095 per share by the bank on Friday, December 6th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 14th.

Shares of EBMT stock traded up $0.25 on Tuesday, hitting $19.49. The stock had a trading volume of 37,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,772. The company has a quick ratio of 0.96, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.84. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $17.87 and a 200 day moving average price of $16.98. The company has a market cap of $123.19 million, a PE ratio of 18.21 and a beta of 0.52. Eagle Bancorp Montana has a one year low of $15.53 and a one year high of $19.65.

Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 22nd. The bank reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $18.12 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.10 million. Eagle Bancorp Montana had a return on equity of 10.82% and a net margin of 15.29%. Equities research analysts expect that Eagle Bancorp Montana will post 1.83 EPS for the current year.

EBMT has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Eagle Bancorp Montana from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Thursday, October 24th. ValuEngine lowered Eagle Bancorp Montana from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 24th.

In other Eagle Bancorp Montana news, Director Kenneth M. Walsh sold 5,000 shares of Eagle Bancorp Montana stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.80, for a total value of $94,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 255,798 shares in the company, valued at $4,809,002.40. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Shavon Cape bought 3,790 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 19th. The stock was bought at an average price of $17.30 per share, for a total transaction of $65,567.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 7,145 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $123,608.50. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders sold 17,480 shares of company stock worth $319,637 in the last quarter. 8.50% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Eagle Bancorp Montana Company Profile

Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Opportunity Bank of Montana that provides various retail banking products and services in Montana. The company accepts various deposit products, such as checking, savings, money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit accounts.

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