Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina Inc. (NASDAQ:pebk) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share on Thursday, December 15th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 30th.
Shares of Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina (NASDAQ:PEBK) opened at 22.45 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $21.00 and a 200-day moving average price of $20.27. The company has a market cap of $121.61 million, a P/E ratio of 12.34 and a beta of 0.77. Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina has a 1-year low of $18.28 and a 1-year high of $22.77.
In related news, Director James S. Abernethy sold 3,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.77, for a total transaction of $72,695.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 10.95% of the stock is owned by insiders.
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