Log in

NASDAQ:ISTR - Investar Stock Price, Forecast & News

$23.60
-0.43 (-1.79 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 06:12 AM ET)
Today's Range
$23.56
Now: $23.60
$24.40
50-Day Range
$23.60
MA: $24.54
$25.92
52-Week Range
$21.48
Now: $23.60
$26.46
Volume14,709 shs
Average Volume7,398 shs
Market Capitalization$234.35 million
P/E Ratio14.05
Dividend Yield1.00%
Beta0.15
Investar Holding Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Investar Bank that provides a range of commercial banking products for individuals and small to medium-sized businesses in South Louisiana. The company offers various deposit products and services, such as savings, checking, money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as various certificates of deposit; debit cards; and mobile banking services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry State commercial banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ISTR
CUSIPN/A
Phone225-227-2222

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$78.21 million
Cash Flow$1.74 per share
Book Value$19.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees255
Market Cap$234.35 million
Next Earnings Date1/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Receive ISTR News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ISTR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


Investar (NASDAQ:ISTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Investar's stock symbol?

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

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

Investar announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 18th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, January 31st. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 27th. View Investar's Dividend History.

How were Investar's earnings last quarter?

Investar Holding Corp (NASDAQ:ISTR) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.00. The financial services provider earned $17.98 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.18 million. Investar had a return on equity of 9.29% and a net margin of 18.44%. View Investar's Earnings History.

When is Investar's next earnings date?

Investar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Investar.

What price target have analysts set for ISTR?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Investar's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.50 to $29.50. On average, they expect Investar's share price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Investar.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Investar?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Investar in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Investar.

Has Investar been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ISTR stock has trended very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Investar earned a media sentiment score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Investar.

Are investors shorting Investar?

Investar saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 26,300 shares, a decrease of 17.3% from the December 15th total of 31,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 12,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Investar's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Investar's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Investar own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Investar investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Boeing (BA), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), Harley-Davidson (HOG), International Paper (IP), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Altria Group (MO), Shaw Communications (SJR) and AT&T (T).

Who are Investar's key executives?

Investar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Joseph D'Angelo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Christopher L. Hufft, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Dane M. Babin, Exec. VP & COO (Age 43)
  • Ms. Rachel Pourciau Cherco, Exec. VP, Treasurer & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Randolf F. Kassmeier, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 66)

Who are Investar's major shareholders?

Investar's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include KG&L Capital Management LLC (0.36%) and Arlington Partners LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Investar stock include Andrew C Nelson, Christopher L Hufft, Dane M Babin, David J Lukinovich, Gordon H Joffrion III, James M Baker, John J D'angelo, Randolf F Kassmeier, Robert Chris Jordan, Ryan P Finnan and Suzanne O Middleton. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Investar.

Which major investors are buying Investar stock?

ISTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KG&L Capital Management LLC and Arlington Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought Investar stock in the last two years include Andrew C Nelson, David J Lukinovich, Gordon H Joffrion III, James M Baker, John J D'angelo, Robert Chris Jordan, Ryan P Finnan and Suzanne O Middleton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Investar.

How do I buy shares of Investar?

Shares of ISTR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Investar's stock price today?

One share of ISTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.60.

How big of a company is Investar?

Investar has a market capitalization of $234.35 million and generates $78.21 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $13.61 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.64 on an earnings per share basis. Investar employs 255 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Investar.

What is Investar's official website?

The official website for Investar is http://www.investarbank.com/.

How can I contact Investar?

Investar's mailing address is 10500 COURSEY BLVD, BATON ROUGE LA, 70808. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 225-227-2222.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Investar (NASDAQ ISTR)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  370
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Investar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ISTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ISTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: What is a stock buyback?

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel