Citizens Community Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CZWI) CFO James S. Broucek bought 1,534 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 9th. The shares were bought at an average price of $13.71 per share, for a total transaction of $21,031.14. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 4,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $54,840. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Citizens Community Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ CZWI) traded down $0.06 during trading on Monday, hitting $13.71. 4,300 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 14,193. Citizens Community Bancorp Inc. has a 1-year low of $12.54 and a 1-year high of $14.43. The company has a quick ratio of 1.05, a current ratio of 1.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.22. The stock has a market cap of $80.66, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.32 and a beta of 0.16.

Citizens Community Bancorp (NASDAQ:CZWI) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The bank reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $9.47 million for the quarter. Citizens Community Bancorp had a net margin of 8.06% and a return on equity of 6.87%.

The company also recently announced an annual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 9th will be issued a $0.20 dividend. This represents a yield of 1.49%. This is a positive change from Citizens Community Bancorp’s previous annual dividend of $0.16. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 8th. Citizens Community Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio is 38.46%.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its holdings in Citizens Community Bancorp by 1.5% in the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 168,943 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $2,362,000 after purchasing an additional 2,500 shares in the last quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L increased its stake in shares of Citizens Community Bancorp by 1.0% during the 4th quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L now owns 528,440 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $7,134,000 after acquiring an additional 5,301 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Citizens Community Bancorp by 4.6% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 172,682 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $2,414,000 after acquiring an additional 7,650 shares during the last quarter. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. increased its stake in shares of Citizens Community Bancorp by 3.2% during the 4th quarter. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. now owns 341,568 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $4,611,000 after acquiring an additional 10,472 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Citizens Community Bancorp during the 4th quarter valued at about $150,000. Institutional investors own 40.38% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. TheStreet lowered shares of Citizens Community Bancorp from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Sandler O’Neill assumed coverage on shares of Citizens Community Bancorp in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. They set a “buy” rating and a $15.50 target price on the stock.

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Citizens Community Bancorp Company Profile

Citizens Community Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company of Citizens Community Federal N.A. (the Bank). The Company is engaged in consumer, commercial and agricultural banking activities through the Bank. Through all of its branch locations in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan, the Bank provides a range of commercial and consumer banking products and services to customers, including online and mobile banking options.

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