Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (NASDAQ:KFFB) Short Interest Update

Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (NASDAQ:KFFB) saw a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 500 shares, an increase of 66.7% from the May 30th total of 300 shares. Approximately 0.0% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 2,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.2 days.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Kentucky First Federal Bancorp stock. Farmers National Bank acquired a new stake in Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (NASDAQ:KFFB) in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 16,209 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock, valued at approximately $122,000. Farmers National Bank owned approximately 0.19% of Kentucky First Federal Bancorp at the end of the most recent reporting period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 2.75% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Kentucky First Federal Bancorp stock traded up $0.35 during trading on Thursday, hitting $7.86. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 200 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,944. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.84, a quick ratio of 1.45 and a current ratio of 1.45. The stock has a market capitalization of $62.89 million, a PE ratio of 127.00 and a beta of 0.50. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $7.65. Kentucky First Federal Bancorp has a 52 week low of $6.52 and a 52 week high of $8.70.

Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (NASDAQ:KFFB) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May 3rd. The savings and loans company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $2.43 million for the quarter. Kentucky First Federal Bancorp had a net margin of 4.15% and a return on equity of 0.78%.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, August 12th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 30th.

About Kentucky First Federal Bancorp

Kentucky First Federal Bancorp operates as the holding company for First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Hazard, and Frankfort First Bancorp, Inc that provide various banking products and services in Kentucky. Its deposit products include passbook savings and certificate accounts, checking accounts, and individual retirement accounts.

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