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Best Buy reports lower 4Q sales and profits as shoppers remain cautious
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DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
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QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
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This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
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Virginia National Bankshares (VABK) Competitors

$30.42
+0.58 (+1.94%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)

VABK vs. LCNB, HWBK, ATLO, FUNC, NKSH, UBFO, FNCB, CFBK, LARK, and MRBK

Should you be buying Virginia National Bankshares stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Virginia National Bankshares include LCNB (LCNB), Hawthorn Bancshares (HWBK), Ames National (ATLO), First United (FUNC), National Bankshares (NKSH), United Security Bancshares (UBFO), FNCB Bancorp (FNCB), CF Bankshares (CFBK), Landmark Bancorp (LARK), and Meridian (MRBK). These companies are all part of the "national commercial banks" industry.

Virginia National Bankshares vs.

Virginia National Bankshares (NASDAQ:VABK) and LCNB (NASDAQ:LCNB) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, dividends, community ranking, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and media sentiment.

Virginia National Bankshares has a net margin of 24.35% compared to LCNB's net margin of 13.29%. Virginia National Bankshares' return on equity of 13.77% beat LCNB's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Virginia National Bankshares24.35% 13.77% 1.22%
LCNB 13.29%8.65%0.90%

LCNB received 240 more outperform votes than Virginia National Bankshares when rated by MarketBeat users.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Virginia National BanksharesN/AN/A
LCNBOutperform Votes
240
58.68%
Underperform Votes
169
41.32%

41.4% of Virginia National Bankshares shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 38.1% of LCNB shares are owned by institutional investors. 12.6% of Virginia National Bankshares shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 5.8% of LCNB shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Virginia National Bankshares has higher earnings, but lower revenue than LCNB. Virginia National Bankshares is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than LCNB, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Virginia National Bankshares$79.09M2.07$19.26M$3.588.50
LCNB$95.01M1.65$12.63M$1.1412.35

In the previous week, LCNB had 5 more articles in the media than Virginia National Bankshares. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for LCNB and 2 mentions for Virginia National Bankshares. Virginia National Bankshares' average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat LCNB's score of 0.71 indicating that Virginia National Bankshares is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Virginia National Bankshares
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
LCNB
0 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Virginia National Bankshares
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
LCNB
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Virginia National Bankshares pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. LCNB pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. Virginia National Bankshares pays out 36.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. LCNB pays out 77.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Virginia National Bankshares has a beta of 0.43, indicating that its share price is 57% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, LCNB has a beta of 0.74, indicating that its share price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Virginia National Bankshares beats LCNB on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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VABK vs. The Competition

MetricVirginia National BanksharesNational commercial banks IndustryFinance SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$163.36M$18.49B$8.36B$7.51B
Dividend Yield4.38%3.91%6.60%3.86%
P/E Ratio8.5010.0153.0018.26
Price / Sales2.072.173,712.30306.83
Price / Cash5.707.7829.0054.73
Price / Book1.211.092.384.54
Net Income$19.26M$2.32B$800.74M$211.48M
7 Day Performance0.56%-0.15%0.17%2.61%
1 Month Performance-7.57%-1.43%0.15%5.45%
1 Year Performance-22.80%-8.14%5.52%8.65%

Virginia National Bankshares Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LCNB
LCNB
3.7697 of 5 stars
$14.24
+1.6%
N/A-22.9%$158.35M$95.01M12.49309
HWBK
Hawthorn Bancshares
0.7664 of 5 stars
$22.40
+0.8%
N/A-14.5%$157.70M$99.50M170.29312Short Interest ↑
ATLO
Ames National
2.7103 of 5 stars
$18.89
+0.5%
N/A-21.7%$169.82M$71.24M12.94266Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
FUNC
First United
4.2417 of 5 stars
$21.90
-0.2%
N/A+13.2%$146.51M$99.49M9.78298Short Interest ↑
NKSH
National Bankshares
1.4934 of 5 stars
$30.78
-1.4%
$31.00
+0.7%
-25.2%$181.29M$62.51M0.00231Gap Up
UBFO
United Security Bancshares
2.4227 of 5 stars
$7.52
-1.1%
N/A-2.2%$128.89M$65.95M6.48117Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
FNCB
FNCB Bancorp
2.0541 of 5 stars
$5.88
-1.2%
N/A-26.8%$116.31M$88.67M8.91209Short Interest ↑
CFBK
CF Bankshares
2.1891 of 5 stars
$21.45
-0.7%
N/A+4.1%$113.47M$112.31M8.22120Short Interest ↑
Positive News
LARK
Landmark Bancorp
1.1491 of 5 stars
$19.90
-1.5%
N/A-14.9%$109.05M$77.91M8.95276Short Interest ↑
High Trading Volume
MRBK
Meridian
4.8507 of 5 stars
$9.58
+0.6%
$14.00
+46.1%
-38.1%$107.10M$168.55M8.33366Gap Down

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This page (NASDAQ:VABK) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff