Insider Buying: Peoples Financial Corporation (PFBX) CEO Purchases 1,000 Shares of Stock
Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) CEO Chevis Swetman purchased 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock was bought at an average price of $14.93 per share, with a total value of $14,930.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 312,758 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,669,476.94. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.
Chevis Swetman also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Friday, September 8th, Chevis Swetman purchased 1,109 shares of Peoples Financial Corporation stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $13.78 per share, with a total value of $15,282.02.
- On Monday, September 11th, Chevis Swetman purchased 976 shares of Peoples Financial Corporation stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $13.90 per share, with a total value of $13,566.40.
Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $5.84 million for the quarter. Peoples Financial Corporation had a return on equity of 1.21% and a net margin of 4.94%.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 13th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 2nd were paid a dividend of $0.01 per share. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.28%. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 29th. Peoples Financial Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 9.09%.
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About Peoples Financial Corporation
Peoples Financial Corporation is a bank holding company, which operates in the state of Mississippi through its subsidiary, The Peoples Bank, Biloxi, Mississippi (the Bank). The Bank offers a range of services to individuals and small to middle market businesses within its trade area. The Bank’s primary lending focus is to offer business loans, commercial loans, real estate loans, construction loans, personal loans and installment loans, with an emphasis on commercial lending.
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