News articles about New Century Bancorp, Inc. (NC) (NASDAQ:SLCT) have trended somewhat negative this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. New Century Bancorp, Inc. (NC) earned a news sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the bank an impact score of 48.0919423762462 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of SLCT stock opened at $13.38 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $186.10, a P/E ratio of 21.89 and a beta of 0.21. New Century Bancorp, Inc. has a twelve month low of $10.58 and a twelve month high of $14.06. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.14, a quick ratio of 1.00 and a current ratio of 1.00.
New Century Bancorp, Inc. (NC) (NASDAQ:SLCT) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March 2nd. The bank reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.19 by ($0.05). The firm had revenue of $10.26 million for the quarter. New Century Bancorp, Inc. (NC) had a return on equity of 6.07% and a net margin of 7.46%. equities research analysts expect that New Century Bancorp, Inc. will post 0.86 EPS for the current fiscal year.
In related news, Director James H. Jr. Glen sold 7,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, March 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.11, for a total transaction of $98,325.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 14.21% of the company’s stock.
New Century Bancorp, Inc. (NC) Company Profile
Select Bancorp, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Select Bank & Trust Company that provides banking services to individuals and small to medium-sized businesses primarily in central and eastern North Carolina. Its deposit products include non-interest-bearing demand deposits, money market and NOW accounts, savings accounts, and time deposits.
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