News coverage about MSB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MSBF) has trended positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MSB Financial Corp. earned a media sentiment score of 0.31 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the savings and loans company an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
MSBF has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of MSB Financial Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. TheStreet upgraded shares of MSB Financial Corp. from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 8th.
MSB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MSBF) opened at 17.50 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $96.78 million, a P/E ratio of 64.81 and a beta of 0.04. MSB Financial Corp. has a one year low of $12.85 and a one year high of $18.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $17.48 and its 200 day moving average is $16.18.
In related news, Director Lawrence B. Seidman acquired 34,330 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $16.95 per share, for a total transaction of $581,893.50. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 30,000 shares in the company, valued at $508,500. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, Director Lawrence B. Seidman acquired 91,207 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 23rd. The stock was bought at an average price of $16.95 per share, for a total transaction of $1,545,958.65. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 30,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $508,500. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have acquired 125,837 shares of company stock worth $2,132,916 in the last 90 days. Company insiders own 20.73% of the company’s stock.
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MSB Financial Corp. Company Profile
MSB Financial Corp. is a federally chartered company. The Company’s holding subsidiary is Millington Savings Bank (the Bank), a chartered stock savings bank. The Bank is regulated by the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Bank is engaged in attracting retail deposits from the general public and using those deposits, together with funds generated from operations principal repayments on securities and loans and borrowed funds for its lending and investing activities.
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