Bank of South Carolina Corp. (NASDAQ:BKSC) insider Sheryl G. Sharry bought 4,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. The stock was bought at an average price of $18.45 per share, for a total transaction of $73,800.00. Following the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 55,055 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,015,764.75. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of Bank of South Carolina Corp. (NASDAQ:BKSC) traded up $0.05 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $18.60. 4,280 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,757. Bank of South Carolina Corp. has a 52 week low of $17.35 and a 52 week high of $23.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $92.21, a PE ratio of 17.62 and a beta of 0.25.

Bank of South Carolina (NASDAQ:BKSC) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 12th. The bank reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Bank of South Carolina had a net margin of 29.70% and a return on equity of 12.70%.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of BKSC. John W. Rosenthal Capital Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Bank of South Carolina by 3.3% in the second quarter. John W. Rosenthal Capital Management Inc. now owns 77,077 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,561,000 after purchasing an additional 2,450 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in Bank of South Carolina by 6.4% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 15,302 shares of the bank’s stock worth $310,000 after purchasing an additional 922 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new stake in Bank of South Carolina in the second quarter worth approximately $1,321,000. Institutional investors own 6.06% of the company’s stock.

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About Bank of South Carolina

Bank of South Carolina Corporation is a financial institution holding company. The Company offers a range of financial services through its subsidiary, The Bank of South Carolina (the Bank). The Bank is a commercial bank, which operates principally in the Charleston, Dorchester and Berkeley counties of South Carolina.

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