Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Bank Mutual Corporation (BKMU) Share Price

News headlines about Bank Mutual Corporation (NASDAQ:BKMU) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bank Mutual Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.1201403855657 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Bank Mutual Corporation (BKMU) opened at $10.25 on Friday. Bank Mutual Corporation has a twelve month low of $8.55 and a twelve month high of $10.80. The company has a current ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.40. The stock has a market cap of $470.87, a PE ratio of 28.33, a PEG ratio of 5.56 and a beta of 0.57.

Bank Mutual Corporation (NASDAQ:BKMU) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.10 by ($0.02). Bank Mutual Corporation had a return on equity of 5.72% and a net margin of 14.19%. The company had revenue of $24.94 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $24.50 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.10 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Bank Mutual Corporation will post 0.37 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.055 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. This represents a $0.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.15%. Bank Mutual Corporation’s payout ratio is 64.71%.

A number of research analysts have weighed in on BKMU shares. BidaskClub lowered shares of Bank Mutual Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Bank Mutual Corporation in a research report on Sunday, July 23rd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Bank Mutual Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th.

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In related news, VP Gregory A. Larson sold 17,900 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.60, for a total value of $189,740.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 117,144 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,241,726.40. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, insider Michael W. Dosland sold 32,493 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.53, for a total transaction of $342,151.29. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 36,907 shares in the company, valued at approximately $388,630.71. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 10.00% of the company’s stock.

About Bank Mutual Corporation

Bank Mutual Corporation is a savings and loan holding company. The Company owns Bank Mutual (the Bank), a federally-chartered savings bank. The Bank is engaged in the business of community banking, which includes attracting deposits from and making loans to the general public and private businesses, as well as governmental and non-profit entities.

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