BankFinancial (NASDAQ:BFIN) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS

BankFinancial (NASDAQ:BFIN) posted its earnings results on Monday. The bank reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.04, Fidelity Earnings reports. BankFinancial had a return on equity of 8.57% and a net margin of 19.92%.

BFIN opened at $12.28 on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $185.56 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.28 and a beta of 0.37. BankFinancial has a 1-year low of $11.10 and a 1-year high of $16.06. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $11.94 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $13.37.

BFIN has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet lowered BankFinancial from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, July 29th. Zacks Investment Research raised BankFinancial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 8th. Finally, ValuEngine raised BankFinancial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, BankFinancial presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.00.

In other BankFinancial news, Director Thomas F. Oneill sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.19, for a total value of $36,570.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 4,260 shares in the company, valued at $51,929.40. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 5.05% of the company’s stock.

BankFinancial Company Profile

BankFinancial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for BankFinancial, National Association that provides commercial, family, and personal banking products and services in Illinois. The company accepts various deposit products, including savings, NOW, checking, money market, IRA, and other retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit.

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