$53.65 Million in Sales Expected for Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC) This Quarter

Equities research analysts expect Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBCGet Rating) to report sales of $53.65 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have provided estimates for Great Southern Bancorp’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $53.80 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $53.50 million. Great Southern Bancorp posted sales of $54.27 million in the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year-over-year growth rate of 1.1%. The business is expected to announce its next earnings results on Monday, January 1st.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Great Southern Bancorp will report full year sales of $215.98 million for the current year, with estimates ranging from $215.60 million to $216.36 million. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will post sales of $228.78 million, with estimates ranging from $228.15 million to $229.40 million. Zacks Investment Research’s sales averages are an average based on a survey of research firms that cover Great Southern Bancorp.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBCGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $52.44 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $51.34 million. Great Southern Bancorp had a net margin of 31.29% and a return on equity of 11.86%. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.36 EPS.

GSBC has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. StockNews.com began coverage on shares of Great Southern Bancorp in a report on Thursday, March 31st. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $66.00 price target on the stock in a report on Tuesday, April 26th.

GSBC stock opened at $58.06 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $748.39 million, a P/E ratio of 10.77 and a beta of 0.82. Great Southern Bancorp has a 52 week low of $49.53 and a 52 week high of $62.70. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $58.59 and its 200 day moving average price is $59.07. The company has a current ratio of 0.96, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, April 11th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 28th were given a $0.36 dividend. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.48%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, March 25th. Great Southern Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio is presently 26.72%.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of GSBC. Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc. increased its position in shares of Great Southern Bancorp by 14.3% in the third quarter. Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc. now owns 21,473 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,177,000 after acquiring an additional 2,687 shares in the last quarter. American Century Companies Inc. boosted its stake in Great Southern Bancorp by 35.3% during the 4th quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 45,104 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,672,000 after acquiring an additional 11,767 shares during the last quarter. Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC bought a new position in Great Southern Bancorp during the 4th quarter valued at $7,301,000. Barclays PLC boosted its stake in Great Southern Bancorp by 180.9% during the 3rd quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 4,514 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $247,000 after acquiring an additional 2,907 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Marshall Wace LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Great Southern Bancorp during the third quarter worth $807,000. 46.49% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Great Southern Bancorp Company Profile (Get Rating)

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc operates as a bank holding company for Great Southern Bank that offers a range of financial services in the United States. Its deposit products include regular savings accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, fixed interest rate certificates with varying maturities, certificates of deposit, brokered certificates, and individual retirement accounts.

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