Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) CEO Chevis Swetman bought 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 7th. The stock was bought at an average price of $14.45 per share, with a total value of $14,450.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 314,758 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,548,253.10. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Chevis Swetman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, November 29th, Chevis Swetman bought 1,000 shares of Peoples Financial stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $14.79 per share, with a total value of $14,790.00.
  • On Thursday, November 2nd, Chevis Swetman purchased 1,000 shares of Peoples Financial stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $14.93 per share, with a total value of $14,930.00.
  • On Friday, September 8th, Chevis Swetman purchased 1,109 shares of Peoples Financial stock. The shares were acquired 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 stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $13.90 per share, with a total value of $13,566.40.

Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) traded up $0.35 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $13.95. 1,224 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,946. The company has a current ratio of 0.57, a quick ratio of 0.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01. Peoples Financial Corporation has a twelve month low of $12.60 and a twelve month high of $16.40. The stock has a market capitalization of $71.72, a price-to-earnings ratio of 63.64 and a beta of 0.11.

Peoples Financial (NASDAQ:PFBX) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Peoples Financial had a net margin of 4.29% and a return on equity of 1.20%. The business had revenue of $5.84 million during the quarter.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Peoples Financial stock. Western Standard LLC raised its holdings in shares of Peoples Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFBX) by 111.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 20,582 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 10,841 shares during the period. Western Standard LLC owned about 0.40% of Peoples Financial worth $303,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 18.63% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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Peoples Financial Company Profile

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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