Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. (NYSEMKT:SGB) was downgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Friday.

Shares of Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. (NYSEMKT:SGB) traded up 1.65% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $19.68. 3,259 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a market capitalization of $50.12 million, a P/E ratio of 12.38 and a beta of -0.02. Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. has a 1-year low of $14.50 and a 1-year high of $25.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $19.99 and a 200-day moving average price of $20.54.

Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. (NYSEMKT:SGB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $5.35 million for the quarter.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 5th were given a dividend of $0.11 per share. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 1st. Southwest Georgia Financial Corp.’s dividend payout ratio is presently 27.21%.

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Southwest Georgia Financial Corp. Company Profile

Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation is a bank holding company of Southwest Georgia Bank (the Bank). The Company’s primary business is providing banking services through the Bank to individuals and businesses principally in the counties, including Colquitt, Baker, Worth, Lowndes, and Tift, as well as the surrounding counties of southwest Georgia.

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