News coverage about DNB Financial (NASDAQ:DNBF) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of 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 -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. DNB Financial earned a news impact score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.7254233596732 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on DNBF shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of DNB Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $38.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, December 19th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of DNB Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 10th.
DNB Financial (DNBF) traded up $1.20 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $33.60. 17,183 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,454. The company has a current ratio of 0.94, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69. DNB Financial has a twelve month low of $30.00 and a twelve month high of $35.85. The firm has a market cap of $148.75, a P/E ratio of 14.74 and a beta of 0.17.
DNB Financial (NASDAQ:DNBF) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.09. DNB Financial had a net margin of 23.98% and a return on equity of 10.45%. The business had revenue of $10.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.40 million. equities analysts predict that DNB Financial will post 2.75 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In related news, Director Mildred C. Joyner sold 3,750 shares of DNB Financial stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.31, for a total transaction of $124,912.50. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 18,791 shares in the company, valued at approximately $625,928.21. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. 18.42% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
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About DNB Financial
DNB Financial Corporation is a bank holding company for DNB First, National Association (the Bank). The Company operates through the Community Banking segment. The Bank is a commercial bank providing a range of services to individuals and small to medium sized businesses in the southeastern Pennsylvania market area, including accepting time, demand and savings deposits, and making secured and unsecured commercial, real estate and consumer loans.
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