First Defiance Financial Corp. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.10 (FDEF)
First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 29th, ARN reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, November 18th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 6th.
FDEF has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Thomson Reuters/Verus downgraded shares of First Defiance Financial Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note to investors on Monday, October 14th. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of First Defiance Financial Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 26th. They now have a $23.90 price target on the stock.
Shares of First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) traded up 0.49% on Tuesday, hitting $26.67. 27,865 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. First Defiance Financial Corp. has a one year low of $15.75 and a one year high of $28.46. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $26.47 and its 200-day moving average is $24.13. The company has a market cap of $260.7 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.01.
First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 28th. The company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.02. Analysts expect that First Defiance Financial Corp. will post $2.18 EPS for the current fiscal year.
First Defiance Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:FDEF) is a unitary thrift holding company.
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