Great Southern Bancorp (GSBC) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, April 17th. Analysts expect Great Southern Bancorp to post earnings of $0.89 per share for the quarter.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $46.65 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $47.40 million. Great Southern Bancorp had a return on equity of 11.38% and a net margin of 23.27%. On average, analysts expect Great Southern Bancorp to post $4 EPS for the current fiscal year and $4 EPS for the next fiscal year.

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Shares of NASDAQ GSBC opened at $50.80 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $728.63, a PE ratio of 13.80 and a beta of 1.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48, a current ratio of 1.08 and a quick ratio of 1.07. Great Southern Bancorp has a fifty-two week low of $47.25 and a fifty-two week high of $58.45.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 2nd will be issued a $0.28 dividend. This is a boost from Great Southern Bancorp’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.20%. Great Southern Bancorp’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 30.43%.

In related news, Director William E. Barclay sold 780 shares of Great Southern Bancorp stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $50.82, for a total transaction of $39,639.60. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 10,248 shares in the company, valued at $520,803.36. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director Douglas M. Pitt purchased 2,000 shares of Great Southern Bancorp stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 29th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $51.58 per share, with a total value of $103,160.00. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 3,100 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $159,898. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 23.00% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on GSBC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $57.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, April 6th. BidaskClub upgraded Great Southern Bancorp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, April 6th. ValuEngine cut Great Southern Bancorp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, April 2nd. Finally, Sandler O’Neill restated a “hold” rating and issued a $54.00 price objective on shares of Great Southern Bancorp in a report on Tuesday, March 27th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $55.67.

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Great Southern Bancorp Company Profile

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company, a financial holding company and the parent of Great Southern Bank (the Bank). Through the Bank and subsidiaries of the Bank, the Company offers insurance, travel, investment and related services. The Bank makes long-term, fixed-rate residential real estate loans.

Earnings History for Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC)

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