Investar Holding Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:ISTR)

About Investar Holding Corporation

Investar Holding Corporation logoInvestar Holding Corporation is financial holding company that conducts its operations through, Investar Bank (the Bank), which is a commercial bank. The Company offers a range of commercial and retail lending products throughout its market areas, including business loans to small to medium-sized businesses, as well as loans to individuals. It serves its primary markets of Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Hammond and Lafayette, Louisiana, and their surrounding metropolitan areas from its office located in Baton Rouge and from approximately 10 additional service branches. The Bank's other banking services include cashiers' checks, direct deposit of payroll and Social Security checks, night depository, bank-by-mail, automated teller machines with deposit automation and debit cards. The Company's business lending products include owner-occupied commercial real estate loans, construction loans, and commercial and industrial loans, such as term loans, equipment financing and lines of credit.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Regional - Southwest Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ISTR
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $20.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $17.27
  • 52-Week Range: $14.01 - $20.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.52
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $144.20M
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,017,000
  • Beta: 0.3
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 16.21%
  • Return on Equity: 7.00%
  • Return on Assets: 0.70%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.78%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.93%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $17.00 (17.27% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/26/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$17.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017        
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.27$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016$0.28$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016$0.27$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.23$0.27$9.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014$0.17$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.52 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
Annual Dividend:$0.05
Dividend Yield:0.24%
Payout Ratio:4.50% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
4.20% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
3.29% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/22/2016quarterly$0.010.26%12/30/20161/4/20171/31/2017
9/22/2016quarterly$0.010.29%10/3/201610/5/201610/31/2016
6/16/2016quarterly$0.010.26%6/29/20167/4/20167/29/2016
3/17/2016quarterly$0.010.24%3/31/20164/4/20164/29/2016
12/17/2015quarterly$0.010.2%12/30/20151/4/20161/29/2016
9/18/2015quarterly$0.010.22%9/30/201510/2/201510/30/2015
6/19/2015quarterly$0.010.21%6/30/20157/3/20157/31/2015
3/20/2015quarterly$0.010.18%3/30/20154/1/20154/30/2015
12/22/2014quarterly$0.010.2%12/31/20141/5/20151/31/2015
10/8/2014quarterly$0.0110/10/201410/29/201410/31/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.82%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 42.71%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/15/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy1,800$15.15$27,270.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy3,200$15.15$48,480.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Gordon H Joffrion IIIDirectorBuy400$15.43$6,172.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Christopher L HufftCFOBuy1,000$15.35$15,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016James M BakerDirectorSell19,684$15.16$298,409.44View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Gordon H Joffrion IIIDirectorBuy370$14.48$5,357.60View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy537$14.51$7,791.87View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy579$14.51$8,401.29View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy1,284$14.51$18,630.84View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Dane M. BabinCOOBuy6,324$14.55$92,014.20View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Ryan P FinnanEVPBuy50$14.73$736.50View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy600$14.51$8,706.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Andrew C. NelsonDirectorBuy4,836$14.25$68,913.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Christopher L HufftCAOBuy1,000$15.40$15,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Andrew C NelsonDirectorBuy2,796$15.25$42,639.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Thomas C Sr Besselman SrDirectorBuy5,000$14.43$72,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Christopher L HufftCAOBuy12,000$14.00$168,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014James M BakerDirectorBuy3,571$14.00$49,994.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014John J D'angeloCEOBuy1,071$14.00$14,994.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. :ISTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 6:45 PM
News IconTime to Buy Investar Holding Corp (ISTR) After The Completion of This Wedge Up Chart Pattern? (NASDAQ:ISTR)
randolphguide.com - January 31 at 11:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. :ISTR-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 6:47 PM
4-traders.com logoInvestar : posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.4-traders.com - January 27 at 7:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces 2016 Fourth Quarter Results (NASDAQ:ISTR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Market Roundup Dec. 29: Amazon Flies High as Dow Keeps 20,000 In Sight (NASDAQ:ISTR)
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 6:01 PM
News IconCovanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) Consensus Estimates Analysis (NASDAQ:ISTR)
vouxmagazine.com - November 30 at 11:08 PM
4-traders.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.4-traders.com - November 18 at 8:15 AM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for November 17th (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.zacks.com - November 17 at 9:03 AM
globenewswire.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces 2016 Third Quarter Results (NASDAQ:ISTR)
globenewswire.com - October 29 at 5:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. :ISTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - October 28 at 5:32 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoInvestar posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:ISTR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 10:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:01 pm Investar approved another 250,000 shares of common stock for repurchase under a stock repurchase program, in addition to 29,554 shares remaining (NASDAQ:ISTR)
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 11:17 AM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces Additional Authorization under Share Repurchase Program (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 11:17 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - October 20 at 11:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. : ISTR-US: Dividend Analysis : October 05th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - October 7 at 5:32 PM
publicnow.com logoTreasury Management Sales Officer Joins Investar Bank (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 5:52 PM
4-traders.com logoInvestar : Bank Proud 2016 LSU 100 Honoree (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 5:45 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Proud 2016 LSU 100 Honoree (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 5:45 PM
4-traders.com logoInvestar : Bank Served 1,200 Hot Lunches to Livingston Parish Residents & Business Owners (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.4-traders.com - August 27 at 10:10 AM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Served 1,200 Hot Lunches to Livingston Parish Residents & Business Owners (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 27 at 10:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Investar by Raymond James (NASDAQ:ISTR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 5:34 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Serving Livingston Parish (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 5:46 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Serving Livingston Parish (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 5:46 PM
4-traders.com logoInvestar : Bank Remains Operational Throughout Flood Disaster (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 5:51 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Remains Operational Throughout Flood Disaster (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 16 at 5:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. :ISTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 5:52 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank Expanding Headquarters (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 8:47 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoInvestar posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:ISTR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 6:34 AM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. : ISTR-US: Dividend Analysis : July 04th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : July 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - July 13 at 12:14 PM
publicnow.com logoRetirement Announcement at Investar Bank (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - July 6 at 1:11 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - June 30 at 11:02 AM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. : ISTR-US: Dividend Analysis : July 04th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 12:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces 2016 First Quarter Results (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 5:50 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 19 at 3:35 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K/A, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 4 at 11:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoInvestar Holding Corp. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 4 at 9:21 AM
cnbc.com logoInvestar posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.cnbc.com - January 28 at 2:35 PM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces 2015 Fourth Quarter Results (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - January 28 at 6:31 AM
publicnow.com logoInvestar Bank launches new checking accounts for First Responders and Educators (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.publicnow.com - January 25 at 2:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation (ISTR) (NASDAQ:ISTR)
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 1:33 PM
noodls.com logoKristy Kaiser joins Investar Bank as Internal Audit Director and Vice President (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - January 20 at 9:35 PM
noodls.com logoMike Nizzo Joins Investar Bank as Regional Chief Lending Officer and Senior Vice President (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - November 11 at 7:26 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - November 10 at 3:34 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - November 6 at 8:17 AM
noodls.com logoInvestar Bank Promotes Ryan Finnan to Executive Vice President and Consumer and Business Banking President (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - October 28 at 2:27 PM
noodls.com logoInvestar Holding Corporation Announces 2015 Third Quarter Results (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - October 27 at 10:37 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoINVESTAR HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh (NASDAQ:ISTR)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 5:17 PM
noodls.com logoDane Babin Joins Investar Bank as Chief Operations Officer and Executive Vice President (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - October 20 at 1:53 PM
noodls.com logoInvestar Bank named as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge (NASDAQ:ISTR)
www.noodls.com - October 19 at 7:21 PM

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What is Investar Holding Corporation's stock symbol?

Investar Holding Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ISTR."

How often does Investar Holding Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Investar Holding Corporation?

Investar Holding Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 22nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.0121 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.05 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 30th. This is an increase from Investar Holding Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.01.

Where is Investar Holding Corporation's stock going? Where will Investar Holding Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Investar Holding Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect Investar Holding Corporation's share price to reach $17.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Investar Holding Corporation announce their earnings?

Investar Holding Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

How do I buy Investar Holding Corporation stock?

Shares of Investar Holding Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Investar Holding Corporation stock cost?

One share of Investar Holding Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.55.

Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:ISTR) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff