Northfield Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFBK) posted its earnings results on Wednesday. The bank reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.17, Yahoo Finance reports. Northfield Bancorp had a net margin of 24.13% and a return on equity of 4.93%. The business had revenue of $29.97 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.66 million.
Shares of Northfield Bancorp (NFBK) traded up 1.74% on Thursday, reaching $17.58. 69,767 shares of the company traded hands. Northfield Bancorp has a one year low of $15.36 and a one year high of $20.59. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $16.85 and its 200 day moving average is $16.98. The company has a market capitalization of $795.53 million, a P/E ratio of 24.08 and a beta of 0.33.
NFBK has been the topic of several analyst reports. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $16.50 target price on shares of Northfield Bancorp in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. BidaskClub lowered shares of Northfield Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $17.00 target price on shares of Northfield Bancorp in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Finally, DA Davidson initiated coverage on shares of Northfield Bancorp in a report on Friday, September 1st. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $17.00 target price on the stock.
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About Northfield Bancorp
Northfield Bancorp, Inc is a holding company for Northfield Bank (the Bank). Northfield Bank’s principal business consists of originating commercial real estate loans and multifamily real estate loans, purchasing investment securities including mortgage-backed securities and corporate bonds, as well as depositing funds in other financial institutions.
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