NASDAQ:BSF - First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$10.32 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 12:26 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.32
Today's Range$10.32 - $10.32
52-Week Range$8.66 - $10.37
VolumeN/A
Average Volume30,096 shs
Market Capitalization$390.22 million
P/E Ratio15.88
Dividend Yield1.16%
Beta1.13
First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas logoBear State Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Bear State Bank, N.A that provides various financial products to individuals and business customers. The company offers a range of retail and business deposit accounts, including noninterest and interest bearing checking, savings and money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as certificates of deposit. It also provides loans comprising one-to four-family residential real estate, multifamily residential real estate, nonfarm nonresidential, farmland, construction and land development, and secured and unsecured commercial loans; and consumer loans, such as automobile, deposit account secured, and unsecured loans, as well as lines of credit. In addition, the company offers other financial services, such as automated teller machine services; telephone banking services; online banking services, including account access, bill payment, and e-statement services; mobile banking comprising remote deposit capture and funds transfer services; overdraft services; debit cards; and safe deposit boxes. As of January 18, 2018, it operated 42 branches, 3 personalized technology centers equipped with interactive teller machines, and 3 loan production offices in Arkansas, Missouri, and Southeast Oklahoma. The company was formerly known as First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas, Inc. and changed its name to Bear State Financial, Inc. in June 2014. Bear State Financial, Inc. incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:BSF
CUSIP32020F30
Phone501-975-6033

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.53
Current Ratio1.14
Quick Ratio1.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.88
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$103.10 million
Price / Sales3.78
Cash Flow$0.7177 per share
Price / Cash14.38
Book Value$6.70 per share
Price / Book1.54

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$21.31 million
Net Margins19.79%
Return on Equity10.00%
Return on Assets1.12%

Miscellaneous

Employees407
Outstanding Shares37,810,000
Market Cap$390.22

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas (NASDAQ:BSF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' stock symbol?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BSF."

How often does First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Thursday, February 15th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 31st. View First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' Dividend History.

How were First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' earnings last quarter?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSF) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.11 earnings per share for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $21.17 million during the quarter. First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas had a net margin of 19.79% and a return on equity of 10.00%. View First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' Earnings History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are some of First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' key competitors?

Who are First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' key executives?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Matthew Machen, Pres & Chief Exec. Officer (Age 37)
  • Mr. W. Dabbs Cavin, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 53)
  • Mrs. Sherri R. Billings, CFO, Sr. Exec. VP, CFO of Bear State Bank and Sr. Exec. VP of Bear State Bank (Age 61)
  • Mr. Yurik Iver Paroubek, CTO, Exec. VP, CTO of First Federal Bank and Exec. VP of Bear State Bank (Age 33)
  • Mrs. Shelly Loftin, Chief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP (Age 36)

Has First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BSF stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas earned a daily sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.16 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas?

Shares of BSF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' stock price today?

One share of BSF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.32.

How big of a company is First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas has a market capitalization of $390.22 million and generates $103.10 million in revenue each year. First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas employs 407 workers across the globe.

How can I contact First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas?

First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas' mailing address is 900 SOUTH SHACKLEFORD ROAD SUITE 401, LITTLE ROCK AR, 72211. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 501-975-6033.


MarketBeat Community Rating for First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas (NASDAQ BSF)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  90 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  183
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Federal Bancshares of Arkansas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BSF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BSF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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