MidSouth Bancorp Common Stock (NYSE:MSL):
MidSouth Bancorp, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results and Declares Quarterly Dividends.
The company is down since yesterday’s close of $10.25.
MidSouth Bancorp Common Stock recently declared a dividend for shareholders paid on Monday the 3rd of October 2016. The dividend was $0.090 per share for the quarter or $0.36 on an annualized basis. The dividend yield was $3.51. The ex-dividend date was set for Tuesday the 13th of September 2016.
The stock last traded at $10.22 slightly over the 50 day moving average of $10.18 and which is just over the 200 day moving average of $10.10. The 50 day moving average went up by +0.60% and the 200 day average was up $0.14.
MidSouth Bancorp Common Stock’s P/E ratio is 17.01 and the market cap is 116.35M. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $0.60 and is estimated to be $0.59 for the current year with 11,362,000 shares now outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS to be $0.15 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.79.
A few brokerage analysts have issued ratings on MidSouth Bancorp Common Stock. On May 9 the company was rated “Strong Buy” according to a Raymond James report which was a boost from the previous “Market Perform” rating. July 28 investment analysts at Keefe Bruyette & Woods left the stock rating at “Outperform” and raised the price expectation to $16.00 from $15.50.
On April 30, 2015 the stock rating was changed to a “Market Perform” in a report from Raymond James down from the previous “Outperform” rating. On April 29 Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained a stock rating of “Outperform” and moved down the price target from $20.00 to $15.50.
January 28 investment analysts at Keefe Bruyette & Woods held the company rating at “Outperform” and lowered the price target from $22.00 to $20.00. May 16 investment analysts at Raymond James kept the stock rating at “Hold” but raised the price target to $20.00 from $17.87.