BancFirst (NASDAQ:BANF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The bank reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.76 by ($0.13), MarketWatch Earnings reports. BancFirst had a net margin of 23.55% and a return on equity of 11.34%.

BancFirst stock opened at $43.82 on Friday. BancFirst has a 1-year low of $26.00 and a 1-year high of $63.96. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $43.29 and a 200-day moving average price of $39.69. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 1.00. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.96 and a beta of 1.29.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 15th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 30th were given a dividend of $0.34 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, September 29th. This is an increase from BancFirst’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.10%. BancFirst’s dividend payout ratio is presently 33.01%.

A number of research firms have weighed in on BANF. BidaskClub upgraded BancFirst from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised BancFirst from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and three have issued a hold rating to the stock. BancFirst has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $54.50.

About BancFirst

BancFirst Corporation operates as the bank holding company for BancFirst that provides a range of commercial banking services to retail customers, and small to medium-sized businesses. It operates through Metropolitan Banks, Community Banks, and Other Financial Services segments. The company offers checking accounts, negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, sweep accounts, club accounts, individual retirement accounts, and certificates of deposit, as well as overdraft protection and auto draft services.

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