News coverage about Citizens Holding (NASDAQ:CIZN) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Citizens Holding earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 47.0544427225624 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Citizens Holding (NASDAQ CIZN) traded up 0.83% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $24.25. 285 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $118.68 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.83 and a beta of -0.35. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $24.38 and its 200-day moving average is $24.41. Citizens Holding has a 52-week low of $22.75 and a 52-week high of $26.61.

Citizens Holding declared that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, July 26th that authorizes the company to repurchase 200,000 outstanding shares. This repurchase authorization authorizes the bank to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company’s board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

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Citizens Holding Company Profile

Citizens Holding Company is a one-bank holding company of The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia, Mississippi (the Bank). Through its ownership of the Bank, the Company is engaged in a range of commercial and personal banking activities, including accepting demand deposits, savings and time deposit accounts, making secured and unsecured loans, issuing letters of credit, originating mortgage loans, and providing personal and corporate trust services.

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