Student Transportation Company Profile (NASDAQ:STB)

About Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

Student Transportation logoStudent Transportation Inc is a Canada-based company engaged in providing school bus transportation services in North America. The Company provides school bus and management services to public and private schools in North America and offers services, such as contracted services, special needs transportation, charter services, direct to parent and used bus sales. The Company operates a fleet of approximately 13,500 vehicles. It provides a managed transportation service that covers operations, such as dispatch, routing and scheduling, driver training and staffing, and maintenance, among others. The Company's Managed Services Group is an all-inclusive solution which creates student transportation program for public and private schools. The Company offers management experience, advisory services, fleet life cycle management, driver training and development programs, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Charter Bus Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.ridestbus.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $564.36 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,532,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.90
  • 52 Week Range: $5.39 - $6.21
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 76.36
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $630.73 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: $1.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.20
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 7.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $78.21 million
  • Net Margins: 1.01%
  • Return on Equity: 5.22%
  • Return on Assets: 1.13%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.40%
  • Current Ratio: 2.04%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.97%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 165,775 shs.
  • Beta: 0.75
  • Short Ratio: 26.72
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

What is Student Transportation's stock symbol?

Student Transportation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STB."

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

Student Transportation announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.0367 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.37%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 30th. View Student Transportation's Dividend History.

How will Student Transportation's stock buyback program work?

Student Transportation declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 9,230,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Student Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.01. The company earned $185.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $182.02 million. Student Transportation had a return on equity of 5.22% and a net margin of 1.01%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.04 EPS. View Student Transportation's Earnings History.

When will Student Transportation make its next earnings announcement?

Student Transportation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Student Transportation.

Where is Student Transportation's stock going? Where will Student Transportation's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Student Transportation's stock. Their predictions range from $6.50 to $7.60. On average, they expect Student Transportation's share price to reach $7.05 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Student Transportation.

Who are some of Student Transportation's key competitors?

Who are Student Transportation's key executives?

Student Transportation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Denis Joseph Gallagher, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Patrick J. Walker, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Patrick Vaughan, President - School Transportation Group
  • Thomas Kominsky, Chief Growth Officer
  • Irving Russell Gerstein, Lead Independent Director
  • Barbara Basney, Director
  • Kenneth B. Needler, Independent Director
  • Grace M. Palombo, Independent Director
  • George J. Rossi, Independent Director

Who owns Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include CIBC World Markets Inc. (2.90%), Global X Management Co. LLC (1.53%), WealthTrust Axiom LLC (1.06%), Scotia Capital Inc. (0.79%), TD Asset Management Inc. (0.78%) and WMS Partners LLC (0.73%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Student Transportation.

Who sold Student Transportation stock? Who is selling Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TD Asset Management Inc., Intact Investment Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Spark Investment Management LLC, WealthTrust Axiom LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Northern Trust Corp and Guardian Capital LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Student Transportation.

Who bought Student Transportation stock? Who is buying Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC World Markets Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., Global X Management Co. LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Student Transportation.

How do I buy Student Transportation stock?

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

What is Student Transportation's stock price today?

One share of Student Transportation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.97.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  76 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  112 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  188
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Student Transportation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $7.05 (18.09% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$8.25 -> $7.60LowView Rating Details
9/21/2017National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
12/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$6.50N/AView Rating Details
9/15/2016Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$7.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
8/21/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$6.50 -> $6.75N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Earnings by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017        
5/10/2017Q3$0.07$0.08$182.02 million$185.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q217$0.07$0.07$179.99 million$177.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q117($0.11)($0.13)$101.30 million$102.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2016Q416$0.05$0.07$163.67 million$166.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q316$0.04$0.04$167.50 million$173.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q216$0.04$0.06$173.05 million$167.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116($0.10)($0.10)$96.20 million$93.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2015Q415$0.07$0.07$159.05 million$152.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q315$0.04$0.02$156.83 million$156.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q215$0.03$0.04$154.90 million$157.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q115($0.12)($0.11)$80.60 million$88.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/15/2014$0.07$0.06$135.00 million$142.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.04$0.03$127.90 million$138.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q1 14($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/17/2013Q413$0.06$0.08$124.10 million$122.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q213$0.04$101.10 million$119.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.16 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Next Dividend:11/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:7.37%
Payout Ratio:628.66% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
400.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
275.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%10/30/201710/31/201711/15/2017
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%11/29/201711/30/201712/15/2017
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%12/28/201712/29/20171/15/2018
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%7/27/20177/31/20178/15/2017
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%9/28/20179/29/201710/16/2017
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%8/29/20178/31/20179/15/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%6/28/20176/30/20177/17/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%4/26/20174/28/20175/15/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%5/26/20175/31/20176/15/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%2/24/20172/28/20173/15/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%3/29/20173/31/20174/17/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%1/27/20171/31/20172/15/2017
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%10/27/201610/31/201611/15/2016
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%12/28/201612/30/20161/16/2017
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%11/28/201611/30/201612/15/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%8/29/20168/31/20169/15/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%9/28/20169/30/201610/17/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%7/27/20167/29/20168/15/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%4/27/20164/29/20165/16/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%5/27/20165/31/20166/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%1/27/20161/29/20162/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%2/25/20162/29/20163/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%10/28/201510/30/201511/16/2015
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%11/26/201511/30/201512/15/2015
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%7/29/20157/31/20158/17/2015
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%8/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%4/28/20154/30/20155/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%2/25/20152/27/20153/16/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%1/28/20151/30/20152/16/2015
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%10/29/201410/31/201411/17/2014
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%11/25/201411/28/201412/15/2014
7/16/2014monthly$0.048.04%9/26/20149/30/20149/15/2014
7/16/2014monthly$0.048.04%10/29/201410/31/201410/15/2014
7/15/2014jul 14$0.058.04%7/31/20147/31/20148/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%5/28/20145/30/20146/16/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%4/28/20144/30/20145/15/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%2/26/20142/28/20143/17/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%1/29/20141/31/20142/17/2014
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%10/28/201310/30/201311/15/2013
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%9/26/20139/30/201310/15/2013
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%11/26/201311/29/201312/16/2013
9/10/2013sep 13$0.059/30/201310/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%6/26/20136/30/20137/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%7/29/20137/31/20138/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%8/28/20138/31/20139/16/2013
6/24/2013jun 13$0.056/30/20137/15/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%3/26/20133/31/20134/15/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%5/29/20135/31/20136/17/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%4/26/20134/30/20135/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Latest Headlines for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Trims Student Transportation Inc (STB) Target Price to $7.60
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Student Transportation Inc (STB) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.10 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 6:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Upgrades Student Transportation Inc (STB) to "Outperform"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 12:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 9:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Earnings Report for September 14, 2017 : STB - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.04 (STB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.04 (STB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results Conference Call and Webcast
feeds.benzinga.com - September 13 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 9:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 9:28 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results Conference Call and Webcast - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - September 8 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$170.90 Million in Sales Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STB-US : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 9:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : August 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 9:42 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Completes Acquisition in Maryland - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 24 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Raised to "Hold" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 3:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Student Transportation Inc (STB) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $170.90 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 3:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:STB) : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 7:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFormer exec at PetroVietnam subsidiary surrenders to police
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $170.90 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) Will Post Earnings of $0.05 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 27, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : July 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 6:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 2:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 2:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Post $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 4:50 PM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Divests Balance of Minority Interest in Various Oil and Gas Assets - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 1 at 7:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 28, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 27 at 8:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 6:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. :STB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : June 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 1:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STB-US : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint-Stock Bank -- Moody's downgrades Sacombank's long-term ratings to Caa1; maintains negative outlook
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Announce $0.05 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : June 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Survey: Intersections (INTX) & Student Transportation (STB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation (STB) to Repurchase 9,230,000 Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 12:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Cut to Sector Perform at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 8:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : May 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 6:51 PM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. (Nasdaq: STB) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 10:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$175.63 Million in Sales Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Declares $0.04 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 6:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 6:14 PM

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