Shares of Hometrust Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HTBI) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 0.00 () from the one brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation.
Analysts have set a 12 month consensus price objective of $26.50 for the company and are predicting that the company will post $0.21 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Hometrust Bancshares an industry rank of 38 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
Separately, TheStreet upgraded Hometrust Bancshares from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st.
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Shares of Hometrust Bancshares (NASDAQ:HTBI) opened at 22.35 on Monday. Hometrust Bancshares has a 52 week low of $17.28 and a 52 week high of $27.05. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $24.41 and a 200 day moving average of $22.57. The firm has a market cap of $396.71 million, a P/E ratio of 29.29 and a beta of 0.34.
Hometrust Bancshares (NASDAQ:HTBI) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.08. Hometrust Bancshares had a net margin of 12.74% and a return on equity of 3.85%. Equities analysts forecast that Hometrust Bancshares will post $0.94 earnings per share for the current year.
In other Hometrust Bancshares news, CAO M. Teresa White sold 54,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.00, for a total value of $1,350,000.00. Following the sale, the chief accounting officer now owns 71,720 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,793,000. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 6.40% of the company’s stock.
Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. RMB Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Hometrust Bancshares by 260.9% in the third quarter. RMB Capital Management LLC now owns 1,089,522 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $20,156,000 after buying an additional 787,618 shares during the period. Pax World Management LLC increased its position in shares of Hometrust Bancshares by 22.7% in the third quarter. Pax World Management LLC now owns 785,590 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $14,533,000 after buying an additional 145,143 shares during the period. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. acquired a new position in shares of Hometrust Bancshares during the third quarter worth approximately $1,120,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Hometrust Bancshares during the third quarter worth approximately $909,000. Finally, ELCO Management Co. LLC acquired a new position in shares of Hometrust Bancshares during the third quarter worth approximately $786,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 58.75% of the company’s stock.
About Hometrust Bancshares
HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc is a bank holding company of HomeTrust Bank (the Bank). The Bank’s principal business consists of attracting deposits from the public and investing those funds, along with borrowed funds, in loans secured primarily by first and second mortgages on one- to four-family residences, including home equity loans, construction and land/lot loans, commercial real estate loans, construction and development loans, commercial and industrial loans, indirect automobile, and municipal leases.
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