Fox Chase Bancorp Stock Rating Upgraded by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (FXCB)
Fox Chase Bancorp (NASDAQ:FXCB) was upgraded by investment analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports. The firm currently has a $20.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $19.00. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods’ price target points to a potential upside of 18.41% from the company’s current price.
Fox Chase Bancorp (NASDAQ:FXCB) traded up 0.42% on Thursday, hitting $16.89. The stock had a trading volume of 36,982 shares. Fox Chase Bancorp has a 1-year low of $15.68 and a 1-year high of $18.24. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $16.51 and a 200-day moving average of $16.75. The company has a market cap of $190.8 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.33.
Fox Chase Bancorp (NASDAQ:FXCB) last announced its earnings results on Friday, August 1st. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.03. On average, analysts predict that Fox Chase Bancorp will post $0.77 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, August 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 14th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 12th. This is an increase from Fox Chase Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.
Fox Chase Bancorp, Inc is a holding company for Fox Chase Bank (NASDAQ:FXCB).
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