Veritex Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:VBTX) insider Michael Clayton Riebe purchased 1,775 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, February 5th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $28.38 per share, with a total value of $50,374.50. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.
Shares of Veritex Holdings Inc (NASDAQ VBTX) opened at $27.70 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $627.37, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.84, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.47 and a beta of 1.53. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.12, a current ratio of 1.03 and a quick ratio of 1.03. Veritex Holdings Inc has a one year low of $23.84 and a one year high of $29.43.
Several analysts have weighed in on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods assumed coverage on shares of Veritex in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $33.00 price target for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Veritex from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $33.00 price target for the company in a research note on Saturday, January 13th. BidaskClub raised shares of Veritex from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 20th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies raised shares of Veritex from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $32.30.
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Veritex Holdings, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, Veritex Community Bank (the Bank), a Texas state chartered bank, provides relationship-driven commercial banking products and services tailored to meet the needs of small to medium-sized businesses and professionals.
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