SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFG) Coverage Initiated at StockNews.com

Stock analysts at StockNews.com began coverage on shares of SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFGGet Free Report) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. The firm set a “hold” rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

SB Financial Group Trading Down 1.0 %

NASDAQ:SBFG opened at $13.52 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a current ratio of 0.90 and a quick ratio of 0.89. SB Financial Group has a one year low of $12.30 and a one year high of $16.25. The company has a market cap of $91.40 million, a PE ratio of 7.73 and a beta of 0.73. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $13.87 and a 200-day moving average of $14.23.

SB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SBFGGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $13.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $13.50 million. SB Financial Group had a net margin of 15.47% and a return on equity of 10.00%. As a group, equities research analysts expect that SB Financial Group will post 1.41 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On SB Financial Group

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in SB Financial Group stock. Gendell Jeffrey L boosted its holdings in shares of SB Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBFGFree Report) by 23.5% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 45,488 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,654 shares during the period. Gendell Jeffrey L owned about 0.67% of SB Financial Group worth $698,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 66.67% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

About SB Financial Group

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SB Financial Group, Inc operates as the financial holding company for the State Bank and Trust Company that provides a range of commercial banking and wealth management services to individual and corporate customers primarily in Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan. It offers checking, savings, money market accounts, as well as time certificates of deposit; and commercial, consumer, agricultural, and residential mortgage loans.

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