Media stories about Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Eagle Bancorp Montana earned a news sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the bank an impact score of 46.3400288266293 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:

Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $21.00. The company had a trading volume of 2,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,775. The stock has a market cap of $105.25, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.28, a P/E/G ratio of 1.32 and a beta of 0.39. Eagle Bancorp Montana has a twelve month low of $17.35 and a twelve month high of $21.95. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.72, a current ratio of 0.99 and a quick ratio of 0.97.

Eagle Bancorp Montana (NASDAQ:EBMT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. The bank reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $10.15 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.00 million. Eagle Bancorp Montana had a return on equity of 8.46% and a net margin of 11.85%. research analysts anticipate that Eagle Bancorp Montana will post 1.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Eagle Bancorp Montana from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th.

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Eagle Bancorp Montana Company Profile

Eagle Bancorp Montana, Inc is the bank holding company for Opportunity Bank of Montana (the Bank). The Bank is a Montana-chartered commercial bank. The Bank has equity investments in Certified Development Entities, which have received allocations of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC). The Company offers wealth management services at its locations through financial advisors employed by the Bank.

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