BancFirst Corp. (BANF) Reaches New 12-Month High at $68.32
BancFirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF) reached a new 52-week high on Friday . The company traded as high as $68.32 and last traded at $67.07, with a volume of 13,532 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $67.66.
A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on BANF shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of BancFirst Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods lifted their price target on shares of BancFirst Corp. from $59.00 to $64.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research report on Monday, July 25th.
The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $65.29 and its 200 day moving average price is $60.75. The stock has a market cap of $1.06 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.48.
BancFirst Corp. (NASDAQ:BANF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.04 by $0.06. Equities analysts anticipate that BancFirst Corp. will post $4.41 EPS for the current fiscal year.
In other BancFirst Corp. news, insider Jennifer C. Weast sold 625 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.40, for a total value of $41,500.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 625 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $41,500. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, insider David R. Harlow sold 1,117 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $67.00, for a total transaction of $74,839.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 1,117 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $74,839. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.
BancFirst Corporation is a financial holding company. The Company conducts its operating activities through its principal subsidiary, BancFirst (the Bank), a state-chartered bank. It has four business units, which include metropolitan banks, community banks, other financial services, and executive, operations and support.