Analysts at Maxim Group began coverage on shares of First Savings Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:FSFG) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $42.00 price target on the stock. Maxim Group’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 15.13% from the company’s current price.
Separately, TheStreet raised shares of First Savings Financial Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 19th.
First Savings Financial Group (NASDAQ:FSFG) opened at 36.48 on Thursday. The company’s 50 day moving average is $35.63 and its 200 day moving average is $35.03. First Savings Financial Group has a one year low of $32.50 and a one year high of $36.98. The stock has a market cap of $80.40 million and a PE ratio of 12.25.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd were given a $0.13 dividend. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 31st.
In other First Savings Financial Group news, COO John P. Lawson, Jr. sold 2,448 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.38, for a total value of $86,610.24. Following the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 13,690 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $484,352.20. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.
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