NASDAQ:OCFC - OceanFirst Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

+0.10 (+0.41 %)
(As of 06/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.24
50-Day Range
MA: $24.66
52-Week Range
Now: $24.24
Volume220,638 shs
Average Volume133,407 shs
Market Capitalization$1.24 billion
P/E Ratio12.24
Dividend Yield2.81%
OceanFirst Financial Corp. operates as the holding company for OceanFirst Bank N.A. that provides a range of community banking services. The company offers various deposit products to retail, government, and business customers, including money market accounts, savings accounts, interest-bearing checking accounts, non-interest-bearing accounts, and time deposits. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OCFC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$311.48 million
Cash Flow$1.9934 per share
Book Value$21.47 per share


Net Income$71.93 million


Market Cap$1.24 billion
Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Estimated)

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OceanFirst Financial (NASDAQ:OCFC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is OceanFirst Financial's stock symbol?

OceanFirst Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OCFC."

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

OceanFirst Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 6th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 3rd. View OceanFirst Financial's Dividend History.

How were OceanFirst Financial's earnings last quarter?

OceanFirst Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:OCFC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 25th. The savings and loans company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51. The savings and loans company had revenue of $73.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.12 million. OceanFirst Financial had a net margin of 26.92% and a return on equity of 9.47%. View OceanFirst Financial's Earnings History.

When is OceanFirst Financial's next earnings date?

OceanFirst Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for OceanFirst Financial.

What price target have analysts set for OCFC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for OceanFirst Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect OceanFirst Financial's stock price to reach $31.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for OceanFirst Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for OceanFirst Financial?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for OceanFirst Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for OceanFirst Financial.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about OceanFirst Financial stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about OceanFirst Financial stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "OceanFirst Financial Corp. is a holding company for the OceanFirst Bank. " (6/13/2019)
  • 2. Boenning Scattergood analysts commented, "We’ll wait for evidence that the company’s increased lending presence in the Philly and NYC metro markets can meaningfully contribute to net loan growth. We believe the risk/reward profile is balanced today with shares trading relatively in-line with peers on a P/E basis (11.5x our 2019E vs. 11.3x peers) and at a premium to TBV (1.7x vs.1.5 peers). We maintain our Neutral rating." (4/29/2019)

Has OceanFirst Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about OCFC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. OceanFirst Financial earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for OceanFirst Financial.

Who are some of OceanFirst Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of OceanFirst Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other OceanFirst Financial investors own include Net Element (NETE), Walt Disney (DIS), Blackstone Group (BX), Ensco Rowan (ESV), Amgen (AMGN), Great Southern Bancorp (GSBC), Chemed (CHE), General Electric (GE), AG Mortgage Investment Trust (MITT) and Occidental Petroleum (OXY).

Who are OceanFirst Financial's key executives?

OceanFirst Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher D. Maher, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Lebel III, Exec. VP & Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Joseph R. Iantosca, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Steven J. Tsimbinos, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 49)

Who are OceanFirst Financial's major shareholders?

OceanFirst Financial's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.60%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.39%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.33%), Emerald Advisers LLC (1.15%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.12%) and Skyline Asset Management LP (0.99%). Company insiders that own OceanFirst Financial stock include Angelo Catania, Christopher Maher, Grace Vallacchi, John K Lloyd, Joseph J Burke, Joseph R Iantosca, Kimberly M Guadagno, Michael D Devlin, Samuel Young and Steven E Brady. View Institutional Ownership Trends for OceanFirst Financial.

Which major investors are selling OceanFirst Financial stock?

OCFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Skyline Asset Management LP, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Walthausen & Co. LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Private Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold OceanFirst Financial company stock in the last year include Grace Vallacchi, Joseph R Iantosca, Michael D Devlin and Samuel Young. View Insider Buying and Selling for OceanFirst Financial.

Which major investors are buying OceanFirst Financial stock?

OCFC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pwmco LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Castine Capital Management LLC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Emerald Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have bought OceanFirst Financial stock in the last two years include Christopher Maher, John K Lloyd and Kimberly M Guadagno. View Insider Buying and Selling for OceanFirst Financial.

How do I buy shares of OceanFirst Financial?

Shares of OCFC 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 OceanFirst Financial's stock price today?

One share of OCFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.24.

How big of a company is OceanFirst Financial?

OceanFirst Financial has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion and generates $311.48 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $71.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.98 on an earnings per share basis. View Additional Information About OceanFirst Financial.

What is OceanFirst Financial's official website?

The official website for OceanFirst Financial is

How can I contact OceanFirst Financial?

OceanFirst Financial's mailing address is 110 West Front Street, Red Bank NJ, 07701. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 732-240-4500 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for OceanFirst Financial (NASDAQ OCFC)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  274 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  467
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about OceanFirst Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OCFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OCFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/16/2019 by Staff

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