Trading was heavy with 1,632 shares changing hands in the last trading session. Trading volume was up 135.50% over the stocks average daily volume.
Short traders are feeling a little more bullish on shares of Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. recently if you evaluate the motion in short interest. The firm recorded a fall in short interest of -3.97% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short interest fell from 1,208 to 1,160 over that period. With short interest at 1,160 and short average daily volume at 976, the short-interest ratio is 1.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.00% on October 13.
A few notable investment firms have updated their holdings. Wellington Management Group Llp downsized its stake by shedding 25,740 shares a decrease of 23.5% as of 06/30/2017. Wellington Management Group Llp claims 83,794 shares valued at $2,552,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 25.2%. Oppenheimer & Close, LLC divested its investment by selling 29,100 shares a decrease of 39.7% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Oppenheimer & Close, LLC owns 44,218 shares worth $1,348,000. The value of the position overall is down by 42.1%.
As of the end of the quarter Context Bh Capital Management, Lp had acquired 115 shares growing its stake by 0.2%. The value of the investment in (SFBC) went from $1,852,000 to $1,783,000 a change of 3.7% for the reporting period. Acadian Asset Management LLC bolstered its position by buying 121 shares an increase of 32.5% in the quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now controls 493 shares with a value of $17,000. The value of the position overall is up by 54.5%.
In the market the company is trading unchanged by 0.00% percent from yesterday’s close. Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. recently announced a dividend which was paid on Friday August 25th, 2017. The dividend payment was $0.100 per share for the quarter or $0.40 annualized. The dividend yield was $1.18. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 9th of August 2017.
Company shares last traded at $33.75 which is just a bit higher than $33.44, the 50 day moving average and a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $31.36. The 50 day moving average moved up $0.31 whereas the 200 day average was up by +7.62%.
The most current P/E ratio is 15.29 and the market cap of the company is 81.74M.
Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc., launched on March 9, 2012, is a bank holding company for its subsidiary, Sound Community Bank. The Business’s business is conducted through Sound Community Bank, a Washington state-chartered commercial bank. The Business’s business consists of attracting retail and commercial deposits from the general public and investing those funds, along with borrowed funds, in loans secured by first and second mortgages on one- to four-family residences, including home equity loans and lines of credit, commercial and multifamily loans, consumer and commercial business loans, and construction and land loans. The Company offers a range of secured and unsecured consumer loan products, including manufactured home loans, floating homes, automobile loans, boat loans and recreational vehicle loans..