Great Southern Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:GSBC) shares gapped up prior to trading on Monday . The stock had previously closed at $41.51, but opened at $41.52. Great Southern Bancorp shares last traded at $41.91, with a volume of 13,335 shares changing hands.

GSBC has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Great Southern Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. FIG Partners raised Great Southern Bancorp from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, May 2nd.

The company has a market cap of $583.01 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.10. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $39.63 and its 200-day moving average price is $38.43.

Great Southern Bancorp (NASDAQ:GSBC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 19th. The financial services provider reported $0.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.09. On average, equities research analysts expect that Great Southern Bancorp Inc. will post $3.21 EPS for the current year.

In other Great Southern Bancorp news, Director William V. Turner sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, July 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $39.54, for a total transaction of $197,700.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 194,898 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,706,266.92. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Great Southern Bancorp, Inc is a bank holding company. The Company is a financial holding and parent company 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 offers banking services through its approximately 108 banking centers located in southern and central Missouri; the Kansas City, Missouri area; the St.

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