Shares of MutualFirst Financial Inc. (NASDAQ:MFSF) 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 upgraded MutualFirst Financial from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 22nd.

The company has a market capitalization of $215.80 million and a PE ratio of 18.07. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $26.64 and its 200-day moving average price is $25.68.

MutualFirst Financial (NASDAQ:MFSF) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 21st. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.07. Analysts anticipate that MutualFirst Financial Inc. will post $1.48 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 24th. Investors of record on Friday, June 10th were given a dividend of $0.14 per share. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.94%. 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 firm’s stock in a transaction 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 sale, the director now directly owns 54,537 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,422,324.96. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

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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