BidaskClub cut shares of BankFinancial (NASDAQ:BFIN) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Wednesday, December 27th.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of BankFinancial from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $18.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. DA Davidson cut shares of BankFinancial from a buy rating to a neutral rating and set a $16.75 price target for the company. in a research report on Thursday, September 28th.
Shares of BankFinancial (NASDAQ:BFIN) opened at $15.64 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $282.29, a P/E ratio of 27.93, a PEG ratio of 2.41 and a beta of 0.47. The company has a current ratio of 1.06, a quick ratio of 1.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30. BankFinancial has a 1-year low of $13.13 and a 1-year high of $17.00.
BankFinancial (NASDAQ:BFIN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The bank reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.01. BankFinancial had a net margin of 17.00% and a return on equity of 5.09%. The firm had revenue of $14.13 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.45 million. research analysts forecast that BankFinancial will post 0.61 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of BFIN. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. boosted its holdings in BankFinancial by 26.9% during the fourth quarter. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. now owns 127,473 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,955,000 after buying an additional 27,026 shares in the last quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP purchased a new stake in BankFinancial during the third quarter worth about $505,000. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in BankFinancial by 119.1% during the third quarter. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. now owns 53,715 shares of the bank’s stock worth $853,000 after buying an additional 29,200 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in BankFinancial by 61.3% during the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 18,732 shares of the bank’s stock worth $297,000 after buying an additional 7,118 shares in the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its holdings in shares of BankFinancial by 102.4% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 215,426 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $3,450,000 after purchasing an additional 108,993 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 63.61% of the company’s stock.
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BankFinancial Company Profile
BankFinancial Corporation is the bank holding company for BankFinancial, National Association (the Bank). The Bank is a full-service, community-oriented national bank principally engaged in the business of commercial, family and personal banking. The Bank offers its customers a range of loan, deposit and other financial products and services through its full-service Illinois-based banking offices located in Cook, DuPage, Lake and Will Counties, and through its Internet branch, www.bankfinancial.com.
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