Press coverage about Pathfinder Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBHC) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pathfinder Bancorp earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the savings and loans company an impact score of 47.0728355869309 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Pathfinder Bancorp (PBHC) traded up 1.82% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $15.50. The stock had a trading volume of 4,178 shares. Pathfinder Bancorp has a 52 week low of $12.09 and a 52 week high of $16.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $15.25 and its 200 day moving average price is $15.25. The company has a market cap of $63.13 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.43 and a beta of 0.28.
Pathfinder Bancorp (NASDAQ:PBHC) last issued its earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The savings and loans company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter. Pathfinder Bancorp had a net margin of 11.48% and a return on equity of 5.86%. The firm had revenue of $6.90 million during the quarter.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, October 13th will be given a dividend of $0.055 per share. This is a positive change from Pathfinder Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 12th. This represents a $0.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.42%. Pathfinder Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio is currently 26.19%.
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Pathfinder Bancorp Company Profile
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc is a federally chartered mid-tier holding company. The primary business of the Company is its investment in Pathfinder Bank (the Bank). The Bank is primarily engaged in the business of attracting deposits from the general public in the Bank’s market area, and investing such deposits, together with other sources of funds, in loans secured by one- to four-family residential real estate, commercial real estate, small business loans and consumer loans.
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