MutualFirst Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MFSF) shares reached a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $28.97 and last traded at $28.74, with a volume of 13,018 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $28.29.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of MutualFirst Financial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 20th.

The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $26.52 and its 200-day moving average price is $25.63. The firm has a market capitalization of $213.85 million and a PE ratio of 17.91.

MutualFirst Financial (NASDAQ:MFSF) last released its earnings results on Thursday, April 21st. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.07. On average, equities research analysts predict that MutualFirst Financial Inc. will post $1.48 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 24th. Investors of record on Friday, June 10th were issued a dividend of $0.14 per share. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 8th.

In other MutualFirst Financial news, Director Jonathan E. Kintner sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $26.08, for a total value of $130,400.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 54,537 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,422,324.96. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

MutualFirst Financial, Inc (MutualFirst) is the bank holding company of MutualBank (MutualBank or the Bank). MutualBank also has trust offices in Carmel and Crawfordsville, Indiana and a loan origination office in New Buffalo, Michigan. The Company has a subsidiary, Summit Mortgage, Inc, that operates a mortgage banking firm in Ft.

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