Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) has been given an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.
Analysts have set a twelve-month consensus target price of $15.50 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post $0.33 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Eagle Bancorp Montana an industry rank of 93 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Eagle Bancorp Montana from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, July 4th.
An institutional investor recently raised its position in Eagle Bancorp Montana stock. First Manhattan Co. increased its position in Eagle Bancorp Montana Inc. (NASDAQ:EBMT) by 3.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 28,536 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 1,036 shares during the period. First Manhattan Co. owned approximately 0.76% of Eagle Bancorp Montana worth $362,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 31.58% of the company’s stock.
Shares of Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) traded up 1.40% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $14.45. The stock had a trading volume of 100 shares. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $14.28 and its 200-day moving average price is $13.17. The company has a market cap of $54.61 million, a PE ratio of 16.78 and a beta of 0.20. Eagle Bancorp Montana has a one year low of $11.15 and a one year high of $15.25.
Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.07. Eagle Bancorp Montana had a net margin of 10.09% and a return on equity of 6.19%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Eagle Bancorp Montana will post $1.16 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Eagle Bancorp Montana Company Profile
Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc is the bank holding company for Opportunity Bank of Montana (the Bank). The Bank is a Montana-chartered commercial bank. The Bank has equity investments in Certified Development Entities, which have received allocations of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC). The Company offers wealth management services at its locations through financial advisors employed by the Bank.