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

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$23.57 -1.13 (-4.57 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$23.57
Today's Range$23.54 - $24.57
52-Week Range$21.30 - $30.90
Volume223,035 shs
Average Volume178,822 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio11.90
Dividend Yield2.89%
Beta0.76
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. It also provides commercial real estate, multi-family mortgage, and land loans; fixed-rate and adjustable-rate mortgage loans that are secured by one-to-four family residences; consumer loans, such as home equity loans and lines of credit, overdraft line of credit, loans on savings accounts, and other consumer loans; and commercial and industrial loans, and lines of credit. In addition, the company invests in mortgage-backed securities, securities issued by the U.S. Government and agencies, corporate securities, and other investments. Further, it offers bankcard and wealth management services; and sells alternative investment products and life insurance products. The company operates through an administrative/branch office located in Toms River, New Jersey; and 45 additional branch offices and 3 deposit production facilities in central and southern New Jersey, as well as operates a wealth management office in Ocean County, and commercial loan production offices in the Philadelphia area and Atlantic, Cape May, and Mercer Counties in New Jersey. OceanFirst Financial Corp. was founded in 1902 and is based in Toms River, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OCFC
CUSIP67523410
Phone732-240-4500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$311.48 million
Cash Flow$1.9924 per share
Book Value$18.47 per share

Profitability

Net Income$71.93 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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, January 25th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 1st. View OceanFirst Financial's Dividend History.

How will OceanFirst Financial's stock buyback program work?

OceanFirst Financial declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 1,600,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were OceanFirst Financial's earnings last quarter?

OceanFirst Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:OCFC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 24th. The savings and loans company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.02. The savings and loans company had revenue of $70.59 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $72.11 million. OceanFirst Financial had a return on equity of 9.21% and a net margin of 23.09%. 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, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for OceanFirst Financial.

What price target have analysts set for OCFC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for OceanFirst Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate OceanFirst Financial's share price to reach $32.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.8% 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.

Has OceanFirst Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about OCFC stock have been trending neutral on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. OceanFirst Financial earned a news impact score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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), Ensco (esv), General Electric (GE), Blackstone Group (BX), Micron Technology (MU), Amgen (AMGN), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), AG Mortgage Investment Trust (MITT) and Walt Disney (DIS).

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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.93%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.45%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.42%), FMR LLC (1.62%) and Skyline Asset Management LP (1.53%). Company insiders that own OceanFirst Financial stock include Angelo Catania, Christopher Maher, Donald E Mclaughlin, Grace Vallacchi, John K Lloyd, John R Garbarino, Joseph J Burke, Joseph Lebel III, Joseph R Iantosca, Kimberly M Guadagno, Michael D Devlin and Steven E Brady. View Institutional Ownership Trends for OceanFirst Financial.

Which institutional investors are selling OceanFirst Financial stock?

OCFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Brown Advisory Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Skyline Asset Management LP and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold OceanFirst Financial company stock in the last year include Grace Vallacchi, Joseph R Iantosca and Michael D Devlin. View Insider Buying and Selling for OceanFirst Financial.

Which institutional investors are buying OceanFirst Financial stock?

OCFC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and Bessemer Group Inc.. 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 $23.57.

How big of a company is OceanFirst Financial?

OceanFirst Financial has a market capitalization of $1.21 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.

What is OceanFirst Financial's official website?

The official website for OceanFirst Financial is http://www.oceanfirst.com.

How can I contact OceanFirst Financial?

OceanFirst Financial's mailing address is 975 HOOPER AVE, TOMS RIVER NJ, 08723. 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:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  438
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This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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