Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) was upgraded by equities research analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Friday.

Shares of Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ GCBC) traded up 1.23% on Friday, reaching $24.75. The company had a trading volume of 2,563 shares. Greene County Bancorp has a 52-week low of $15.40 and a 52-week high of $25.30. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $24.00 and a 200-day moving average price of $22.65. The firm has a market capitalization of $210.42 million, a PE ratio of 19.71 and a beta of 0.24.

Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April 21st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $9.21 million for the quarter. Greene County Bancorp had a return on equity of 13.31% and a net margin of 26.71%.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, May 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 15th were given a $0.095 dividend. This represents a $0.38 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 11th. Greene County Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio is currently 32.76%.

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About Greene County Bancorp

Greene County Bancorp, Inc is the holding company of The Bank of Greene County, a federally chartered savings bank. The Company’s principal business is overseeing and directing the business of The Bank of Greene County and monitoring its cash position. The Bank of Greene County, through its affiliations, offers investment alternatives for customers.

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