Sound Financial Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:SFBC) passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $34.50. Sound Financial Bancorp shares last traded at $34.50, with a volume of 400 shares changing hands.
The company has a market cap of $88.36 million, a P/E ratio of 13.69 and a beta of 0.40. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $34.54 and a 200-day simple moving average of $34.59. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a current ratio of 1.12 and a quick ratio of 1.12.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 7th.
In other Sound Financial Bancorp news, Director Robert F. Carney sold 874 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, May 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.15, for a total transaction of $29,847.10. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 6,798 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $232,151.70. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. 12.70% of the stock is owned by insiders.
A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Acadian Asset Management LLC raised its stake in Sound Financial Bancorp by 28.9% during the 2nd quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 1,962 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $67,000 after purchasing an additional 440 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Sound Financial Bancorp by 11.1% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 7,087 shares of the bank’s stock worth $231,000 after acquiring an additional 707 shares during the last quarter. M3F Inc. increased its stake in shares of Sound Financial Bancorp by 3.4% in the first quarter. M3F Inc. now owns 98,526 shares of the bank’s stock worth $3,345,000 after acquiring an additional 3,218 shares during the last quarter. EJF Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of Sound Financial Bancorp in the second quarter worth $209,000. Finally, Wasatch Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Sound Financial Bancorp by 9.0% in the first quarter. Wasatch Advisors Inc. now owns 109,034 shares of the bank’s stock worth $3,702,000 after acquiring an additional 9,032 shares during the last quarter. 38.06% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
About Sound Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:SFBC)
Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc operates as the holding company for Sound Community Bank that provides traditional banking and other financial services for individuals and businesses. It accepts various deposits products comprising savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, NOW accounts, demand accounts, certificates of deposit, and checking accounts.
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