Media coverage about Sound Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:SFBC) has trended positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 closest to one being the most favorable. Sound Financial Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.48 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 46.6762585641422 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Sound Financial Bancorp stock opened at $35.75 on Thursday. Sound Financial Bancorp has a 12 month low of $29.55 and a 12 month high of $36.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a current ratio of 1.12 and a quick ratio of 1.12. The firm has a market capitalization of $90.40, a PE ratio of 18.06 and a beta of 0.35.
Sound Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:SFBC) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. The bank reported $0.58 earnings per share for the quarter. Sound Financial Bancorp had a return on equity of 8.68% and a net margin of 16.37%. The business had revenue of $7.40 million during the quarter.
In other Sound Financial Bancorp news, Director James E. Sweeney sold 1,082 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, February 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.77, for a total value of $37,621.14. Following the transaction, the director now owns 7,470 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $259,731.90. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CFO Matthew P. Deines sold 1,115 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.25, for a total value of $39,303.75. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 19,392 shares in the company, valued at $683,568. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 5,552 shares of company stock worth $194,603. 12.90% of the stock is owned by insiders.
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Sound Financial Bancorp Company Profile
Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc operates as the holding company for Sound Community Bank that provides traditional banking and other financial services for individuals and businesses. It accepts various deposits products comprising savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, NOW accounts, demand accounts, certificates of deposit, and checking accounts.
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