News headlines about Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) have trended somewhat positive this week, AlphaOne Sentiment reports. AlphaOne, a subsidiary of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Greene County Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 16 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted AlphaOne’s scoring:
Shares of Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) traded down 3.85% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $23.75. The stock had a trading volume of 643 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $23.51 and its 200-day moving average price is $21.80. The stock has a market capitalization of $201.92 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.91 and a beta of 0.24. Greene County Bancorp has a 12-month low of $15.40 and a 12-month high of $25.30.
Greene County Bancorp (NASDAQ:GCBC) last released its earnings results on Friday, April 21st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm earned $9.21 million during the quarter. Greene County Bancorp had a return on equity of 13.31% and a net margin of 26.71%.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.095 per share. This represents a $0.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 11th. Greene County Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 32.76%.
Greene County Bancorp Company Profile
Greene County Bancorp, Inc is the holding company of The Bank of Greene County, a federally chartered savings bank. The Company’s principal business is overseeing and directing the business of The Bank of Greene County and monitoring its cash position. The Bank of Greene County, through its affiliations, offers investment alternatives for customers.