Shares of Clifton Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CSBK) saw strong trading volume on Friday . 249,325 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 210% from the previous session’s volume of 80,468 shares.The stock last traded at $15.15 and had previously closed at $14.97.

Separately, Compass Point increased their target price on Clifton Bancorp from $16.00 to $16.50 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 11th.

The company’s 50-day moving average price is $14.98 and its 200-day moving average price is $14.75. The stock has a market capitalization of $346.74 million and a PE ratio of 68.86.

Clifton Bancorp (NASDAQ:CSBK) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 10th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.02. Analysts predict that Clifton Bancorp Inc. will post $0.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Clifton Bancorp stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Clifton Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CSBK) by 10.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 835,558 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 80,477 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 3.47% of Clifton Bancorp worth $11,982,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Clifton Bancorp Inc, formerly Clifton Savings Bancorp, Inc, is a savings and loan holding company that operates through its subsidiary, Clifton Savings Bank (Clifton Savings). Clifton Savings is a federally chartered savings bank. Clifton Savings operate as a community-oriented financial institution offering traditional financial services to consumers and businesses in the market area.

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