BBCN Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:HOPE) is set to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, October 18th. Analysts expect BBCN Bancorp to post earnings of $0.32 per share for the quarter.

BBCN Bancorp (NASDAQ:HOPE) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. The firm earned $81.76 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $82.99 million. BBCN Bancorp had a return on equity of 10.27% and a net margin of 25.48%. The business’s revenue was up 5.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.29 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect BBCN Bancorp to post $1.26 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.45 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Earnings History for BBCN Bancorp (NASDAQ:HOPE)

BBCN Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:HOPE) opened at 17.14 on Monday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $17.15 and its 200-day moving average price is $15.94. The firm has a market cap of $1.36 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.40 and a beta of 1.57. BBCN Bancorp Inc. has a 1-year low of $13.59 and a 1-year high of $19.63.

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Separately, Raymond James Financial Inc. reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a $17.00 price objective on shares of BBCN Bancorp in a research note on Monday, July 25th.

In other BBCN Bancorp news, Director Steven J. Didion bought 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 4th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $15.40 per share, with a total value of $77,000.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 1,309 shares in the company, valued at approximately $20,158.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Insiders own 3.83% of the company’s stock.

About BBCN Bancorp

Hope Bancorp, Inc, formerly BBCN Bancorp, Inc, is the holding company of Bank of Hope. Bank of Hope is the regional Korean-American bank in the United States. Bank of Hope operates approximately 85 full-service branches in California, Washington, Texas, Illinois, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia and Alabama.

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