BancFirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF) major shareholder Banking Ltd Ptnrshp R sold 31,593 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $83.01, for a total transaction of $2,622,534.93. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 5,598,200 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $464,706,582. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.
Banking Ltd Ptnrshp R also recently made the following trade(s): On Tuesday, November 22nd, Banking Ltd Ptnrshp R sold 26,400 shares of BancFirst Corp. stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $83.00, for a total transaction of $2,191,200.00.
BancFirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF) traded down 1.15% during trading on Monday, reaching $81.80. The company had a trading volume of 51,705 shares. BancFirst Corp. has a 52-week low of $51.14 and a 52-week high of $85.00. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $75.23 and a 200 day moving average price of $67.52. The company has a market capitalization of $1.28 billion, a PE ratio of 19.16 and a beta of 0.64.
BancFirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 20th. The company reported $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.01. BancFirst Corp. had a return on equity of 10.08% and a net margin of 21.02%. On average, equities analysts forecast that BancFirst Corp. will post $4.41 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 30th will be issued a dividend of $0.38 per share. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 28th. BancFirst Corp.’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 35.60%.
Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in BancFirst Corp. by 304.5% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,792 shares of the company’s stock valued at $108,000 after buying an additional 1,349 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. acquired a new position in BancFirst Corp. during the third quarter valued at $134,000. BlackRock Group LTD boosted its position in BancFirst Corp. by 47.0% in the second quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 2,982 shares of the company’s stock valued at $180,000 after buying an additional 954 shares during the period. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD acquired a new position in BancFirst Corp. during the third quarter valued at $205,000. Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in BancFirst Corp. during the second quarter valued at $229,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 30.70% of the company’s stock.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BancFirst Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, September 26th.
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