Press coverage about BSB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BLMT) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BSB Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.7498828844631 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of BSB Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday, August 5th.
Shares of BSB Bancorp (BLMT) opened at 31.00 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $29.72 and its 200-day moving average is $29.21. BSB Bancorp has a 12-month low of $24.10 and a 12-month high of $31.50. The firm has a market cap of $271.37 million, a PE ratio of 19.99 and a beta of 0.41.
BSB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BLMT) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 19th. The bank reported $0.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. BSB Bancorp had a return on equity of 9.43% and a net margin of 20.64%. The firm had revenue of $15.06 million for the quarter.
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About BSB Bancorp
BSB Bancorp, Inc (BSB Bancorp) is a bank holding company of Belmont Savings Bank (the Bank). The Company’s Belmont Savings Bank is a chartered savings bank. The Bank’s business consists primarily of accepting deposits from the general public, small businesses and municipalities, and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations and borrowings, in one- to four-family residential mortgage loans, commercial real estate loans, multi-family real estate loans, home equity lines of credit, indirect automobile loans, commercial business loans, construction loans and investment securities.
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