Norwood Financial Co. (NASDAQ:NWFL) Chairman William W. Davis, Jr. sold 792 shares of Norwood Financial stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.50, for a total transaction of $24,156.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of Norwood Financial Co. (NASDAQ:NWFL) traded down $0.33 during trading on Friday, reaching $29.90. 2,176 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 11,915. Norwood Financial Co. has a one year low of $21.17 and a one year high of $33.74. The company has a quick ratio of 0.79, a current ratio of 0.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.27. The stock has a market capitalization of $188.48, a P/E ratio of 18.15 and a beta of 0.14.

Norwood Financial (NASDAQ:NWFL) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Norwood Financial had a net margin of 23.08% and a return on equity of 9.07%. The company had revenue of $10.73 million during the quarter.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, October 13th were paid a $0.22 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, October 12th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.94%. This is an increase from Norwood Financial’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. Norwood Financial’s payout ratio is currently 53.01%.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of NWFL. Bessemer Group Inc. lifted its stake in Norwood Financial by 416.7% in the third quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 4,650 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $142,000 after acquiring an additional 3,750 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new position in Norwood Financial in the third quarter worth approximately $147,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund purchased a new position in Norwood Financial in the second quarter worth approximately $173,000. Stifel Financial Corp purchased a new position in Norwood Financial in the third quarter worth approximately $221,000. Finally, California State Teachers Retirement System purchased a new position in Norwood Financial in the second quarter worth approximately $287,000. Institutional investors own 17.37% of the company’s stock.

Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Norwood Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday.

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Norwood Financial Company Profile

Norwood Financial Corp. is a bank holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiary, Wayne Bank (the Bank). The Bank is a chartered bank and trust company. The Bank is an independent community bank that operates over five offices in the Wayne County, approximately three offices in Pike County, four offices in Monroe County and over three offices in Lackawanna County.

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