Creative Planning continued to hold its stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 10,000 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Creative Planning’s holdings in Malvern Bancorp were worth $240,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in MLVF. EJF Capital LLC increased its stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp by 16.6% in the first quarter. EJF Capital LLC now owns 640,587 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $13,488,000 after buying an additional 91,400 shares during the last quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP increased its stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp by 181.0% in the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 114,106 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $2,419,000 after buying an additional 73,499 shares during the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp during the first quarter worth about $1,490,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp during the fourth quarter worth about $736,000. Finally, Seidman Lawrence B increased its stake in shares of Malvern Bancorp by 2.1% in the first quarter. Seidman Lawrence B now owns 454,761 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $9,575,000 after buying an additional 9,363 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 58.40% of the company’s stock.

Malvern Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLVF) remained flat at $25.10 on Friday. The stock had a trading volume of 13,315 shares. The company has a market capitalization of $161.72 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.09. Malvern Bancorp, Inc. has a 52 week low of $15.64 and a 52 week high of $25.15. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $24.05 and a 200-day moving average of $22.03.

Malvern Bancorp (NASDAQ:MLVF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. The savings and loans company reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.07. Malvern Bancorp had a return on equity of 6.71% and a net margin of 37.03%. The company had revenue of $7.21 million during the quarter. On average, equities analysts predict that Malvern Bancorp, Inc. will post $0.96 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Separately, Sandler O’Neill initiated coverage on shares of Malvern Bancorp in a research note on Monday, June 19th. They set a “hold” rating and a $24.00 price objective on the stock.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Malvern Bancorp (NASDAQ:MLVF)

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