Press coverage about Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eagle Bancorp Montana earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the bank an impact score of 46.4295972905229 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Shares of Eagle Bancorp Montana (EBMT) opened at $21.30 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.97, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.72. The firm has a market capitalization of $106.50, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.51, a PEG ratio of 1.33 and a beta of 0.39. Eagle Bancorp Montana has a twelve month low of $17.35 and a twelve month high of $21.95.
Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) last announced its earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. The bank reported $0.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $10.15 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.00 million. Eagle Bancorp Montana had a return on equity of 8.46% and a net margin of 11.85%. analysts forecast that Eagle Bancorp Montana will post 1.31 EPS for the current year.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Eagle Bancorp Montana from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, September 26th.
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Eagle Bancorp Montana Company Profile
Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc is the bank holding company for Opportunity Bank of Montana (the Bank). The Bank is a Montana-chartered commercial bank. The Bank has equity investments in Certified Development Entities, which have received allocations of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC). The Company offers wealth management services at its locations through financial advisors employed by the Bank.
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