Media coverage about Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) has trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Territorial Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.0697372156255 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
TBNK has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Sandler O’Neill restated a “hold” rating and set a $34.00 target price on shares of Territorial Bancorp in a research report on Friday, January 26th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Territorial Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 14th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Territorial Bancorp from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 8th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Territorial Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 7th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods restated a “hold” rating and set a $33.00 target price on shares of Territorial Bancorp in a research report on Friday, January 26th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $34.00.
Shares of Territorial Bancorp stock opened at $30.65 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $298.26, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.40 and a beta of 0.26. Territorial Bancorp has a 1 year low of $28.12 and a 1 year high of $33.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a quick ratio of 0.92 and a current ratio of 0.92.
Territorial Bancorp (NASDAQ:TBNK) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.45 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $15.76 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $15.90 million. Territorial Bancorp had a return on equity of 7.24% and a net margin of 20.73%. sell-side analysts predict that Territorial Bancorp will post 2.2 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 8th were given a dividend of $0.20 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, February 7th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.61%. Territorial Bancorp’s payout ratio is currently 50.63%.
In related news, Director Howard Y. Ikeda sold 3,736 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.59, for a total value of $114,284.24. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. 13.10% of the stock is owned by insiders.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: “Territorial Bancorp (TBNK) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.26” was first reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are viewing this report on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and international copyright law. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2018/03/19/territorial-bancorp-tbnk-receives-media-sentiment-score-of-0-26.html.
Territorial Bancorp Company Profile
Territorial Bancorp Inc is the holding company for Territorial Savings Bank (the Bank). The Bank provides financial services to individuals, families and businesses through its banking offices located throughout the State of Hawaii. Its business consists primarily of accepting deposits from the general public and investing those deposits together with funds generated from operations and borrowings in one- to four-family residential mortgage loans and investment securities.
Receive News & Ratings for Territorial Bancorp Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Territorial Bancorp and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.