Guaranty Federal Bancshares (NASDAQ:GFED) posted its earnings results on Thursday. The financial services provider reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.01, Fidelity Earnings reports. Guaranty Federal Bancshares had a return on equity of 8.83% and a net margin of 14.70%. The firm had revenue of $7.35 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.20 million.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares stock opened at $23.43 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.10, a quick ratio of 1.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.47. The company has a market capitalization of $104.33, a P/E ratio of 16.05 and a beta of 0.19. Guaranty Federal Bancshares has a twelve month low of $15.89 and a twelve month high of $23.71.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 19th. Investors of record on Monday, April 9th were paid a $0.12 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, April 6th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.05%. Guaranty Federal Bancshares’s payout ratio is currently 32.88%.
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About Guaranty Federal Bancshares
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc operates as the bank holding company for Guaranty Bank that provides banking products and services in the southwestern corner of Missouri. The company's deposit products include checking accounts, money market accounts, savings accounts, fixed-term certificates of deposit, and individual retirement accounts, as well as demand deposits and NOW accounts.
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